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! The COVID-19 related restrictive measures have affected PREIN  events. Events are organised on-line. 


Academy funding for Ultrafast Data Production with Broadband Photodetectors for Active Hyperspectral Space Imaging
Nov 18, 2020, 10:46 AM
The research project lead by professor Zhipei Sun in Aalto University received funding from Academy of Finland
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Photonics Digital Innovation Hub secures €19 million to boost SME growth and ensure Europe’s global competitiveness
Nov 9, 2020, 12:16 PM
Photonics Finland and VTT are partners in PhotonHub Europe that has been awarded €19 million investment from the EU’s Horizon 2020 programme.
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PREIN Annual Report 2019 is available
Oct 27, 2020, 2:21 PM
The Flagship produces a report each year to present the year in a nutshell to both internal and external stakeholders.
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The International Photonics Master's Degree Program at UEF celebrates its 10th anniversary
Oct 27, 2020, 1:40 PM
On of October 26 celebrations were held in an online jubilee seminar
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Forest and Photonics webinar December 1st  2020
Nov 27, 2020, 10:05 AM
The theme of the Forest and Photonics 2020 event, organised fully online, is biotic forest damages.
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PREIN Workshop on Photovoltaics December 1st 2020
Nov 24, 2020, 1:32 PM
Register now for the webinar on photovoltaics on December 1st 2020
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Applications of photonics in interactive webinars with company presentations starts October 26th
Sep 28, 2020, 4:31 PM
Join for an event or for the whole series of company presentations on photonics applications
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Join the Revolution of Light and Image -webinar on October 28th
Oct 11, 2020, 1:18 PM
Photonics and Imaging featured on the Future is Made in Finland series event facilitated by Tampere University
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