Photonics Changes the world

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 that changes the world.

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.

Research on learning materials gets attention in media
Dec 11, 2019, 8:29 AM
Discoveries in soft robotics utilize light to make matter move and learn.
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New doctoral theses on solar energy and lasers
Nov 26, 2019, 1:15 PM
The doctoral theses “Atomic Layer Deposited Titanium Dioxide Thin Films for Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting” and “High-power VECSELs operating at…
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PREIN offered a Photonics workshop in Shaking up Tech
Oct 17, 2019, 7:06 PM
The workshop titled Become a master of light offered insights to photonics for young gilrs participating in the event at Tampere University.
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Millenium Youth Prize challenges young people to an innovation competition
Oct 4, 2019, 3:47 PM
The competition for solving big global challenges is now open and the best solutions will be awarded in May 2020.
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PREIN Stakeholder event on December 13
Nov 4, 2019, 12:13 PM
Register now to join the event. There will be a presentation on the photonics flagship and stakeholder cooperation and Risto Linturi's key note.
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Laser Security Training in Finnish on December 10, 2019 in Joensuu
Aug 9, 2019, 9:58 AM
One day laser security trainign aimed for people working in companies related to photonics. The training is offered in Finnish
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Joensuu Summer School Optics 2019: eXpeRience your reality in Joensuu 19-23 August 2019
May 17, 2019, 4:35 PM
The Registration for the Summer School Optics 2019: eXpeRience your reality closes on June 15
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