Category Archive: Field Trip

Oct 27

Field Trip Jena 2017

Early in the morning at 7 o’clock we entered the bus to Jena and started our annual field trip. As usual, we teamed up with the Graduate School in Advanced Optical Technologies (SAOT) in Erlangen such that both members of our chapter and the SAOT were participating. This year’s goal was the city of Jena …

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Jul 05

Visit of KIT student chapter OSKar at MPL

Yesterday members of the student chapter “OSKar” from the Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT) were visiting us at the MPL.  It was great to exchange ideas and experiences.    

Nov 01

Report on field trip to Zeiss and Trumpf

We organized a field trip to Oberkochen and Ditzingen in the end of July, visiting the two optics companies Carl Zeiss SMT and Trumpf. More than 40 participants, PhD students in various optics related fields and undergraduate students, enjoyed several tours and demonstrations. The participants gained insight into the research and production facilities of the …

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May 12

Field Trip to Zeiss and Trumpf

During the last years, the hbarOMEGA student chapter organized field trips to Tesat ( Backnann), DLR (Stuttgart) and to Toptica Photonics, MenloSystems (Munich). In continuing this series, we are currently organizing this year’s excursion to the optics companies Zeiss SMT (Oberkochen) and Trumpf (Ditzingen). The trip will take place on Tuesday, July 29th. A bus departing …

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Mar 13

Field Trip to Toptica Photonics and Menlo Systems

In the Beginning of March, we had the chance to offer a field trip to Munich, visiting the two optics companies Toptica Photonics and Menlo Systems. Around 30 participants, mainly PhD-students in various fields of optics, enjoyed interesting insights into the different phases of how to start-up a company in the field of photonics. The …

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Mar 18

IONS Germany 2012 in Karlsruhe

After the national meeting of OSA Student Chapters in Germany was organized by our chapter in 2011, the IONS Germany 2012 was organized by the Karlsruhe Chapter OSKar (Optics Students Karlsruhe). We really enjoyed the well organized meeting and the interesting programm. Thanks again to the Karlsruhe chapter for their efforts!

May 18

Field trip to Tesat (Backnang) and DLR (Stuttgart)

In May 2011 our chapter made a field trip to Backnang and Stuttgart. On this trip we first visited TESAT, a company specialized on satellite communication. Afterwards we went on to Stuttgart to visit the facilities of the Geman Aerospace Center DLR . got very interesting presentations and lab-tours. The event was organized in collaboration with …

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