PREIN is a Photonics Research and Innovation platform focusing on light-based solutions from scientific excellence to industrial and societal impact. PREIN partners are worldwide leaders in photonics.

Photonics and light-based technologies play a central role in all areas of modern life, including in telecommunications, biomedicine, health care, energy and environment, manufacturing, and consumer products.

NOTE! Due to the COVID-19 virus situation and current restrictive measures, upcoming PREIN -related events have been either postponed or cancelled. For detailed information, please see the PREIN news


Changes in the PREIN spring and summer 2020 events due to the corona virus 
Mar 20, 2020, 10:58 AM
The PREIN events for the spring are postponed, held on-line or cancelled. Information will be updated accordingly.
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Doctoral researcher in Photonics Markus Hiekkamäki to receive Young Physicist 2019 Prize
Mar 19, 2020, 5:42 PM
MSc Markus Hiekkamäki from the Photonics laboratory at Tampere University was awarded for his Master's thesis
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PREIN joins the Marie Curie co-fund MULTIPLY fellowship programme
Mar 5, 2020, 10:50 AM
Post-doctoral fellowship positions in photonics for are now open for application in the PREIN partner universities as part of the MULTIPLY programme…
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PREIN participates in outreach activities in Tampere event for families 
Feb 12, 2020, 10:04 AM
The “Tiedon valoa” –event targeted to families and children was organized in Tampere-talo hall in the end of January attracted visitors to learn about…
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PREIN Workshop Light Field Control arranged in Autumn 2020
Jan 23, 2020, 10:31 AM
PREIN workshop “Light Field Control” has been postponed until such a time that the situation is back to normal and travel bans are lifted.
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International Workshop on Nanocarbon Photonics and Optoelectronics in July 
Feb 13, 2020, 11:02 AM
The 8th International Workshop on Nanocarbon Photonics and Optoelectronics (NPO2020) is still planned to take place July 26-31, 2020 at the Holiday…
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Course on Fundamental Optical Design in March and April
Feb 13, 2020, 11:32 AM
Follow up on the information about organising the course on the course web site
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Quantum programming workshop March 5-7, 2020
Jan 28, 2020, 3:21 PM
Quantum programming workshop is organised in Tampere in March
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