Photonics - THE SCIENCE OF LIGHT

PREIN Flagship 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. Read more

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Light-based solutions from fundamental and applied research to prototype and technology development. Read more

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Study Photonics in Finland

Top-level master's degree studies and doctoral studies

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For Industry

PREIN Flagship serves as a springboard to strengthen our collaboration with the industry.

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Recording from Suomi Areena panel discussion (in Finnish)
14 Jul 2022, 09:43
At Suomi Areena event 2022 we arranged a panel discussion on photonics at healthcare, especially in cancer treatments. Recording available!
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PREIN Success Video: Education in Photonics - Photonics Explorer Kit
16 May 2022, 11:19
Besides top-notch research, the PREIN Flagship for Photonics Research and Innovation actively participates in outreach activities directed at children
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Video on Photovoltaic research - PREIN Success Story
9 May 2022, 11:10
Photovoltaic research focuses in solar cell development to improve solar energy production, recovery, storage, and transfer. Photovoltaics is one of…
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Optics and Photonics Days OPD 2022 starting soon
9 Aug 2022, 13:41
OPD 2022 Optics and Photonics Days will be held in Tampere 6-9 September
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PREIN Photonics Flagship at Suomi Areena 2022 in Pori, July 13th
18 May 2022, 15:53
PREIN Flagship arranges Photonics in Medicine discussion in Pori at Suomi Areena event together with MTV3. The discussion is titled "Valo parantaa! –…
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Summer School on Optical Fibre Glasses in August 2022 by University of Eastern Finland
17 Mar 2022, 11:34
The University of Eastern Finland organizes the Summer School on Glasses for optical fibres and other applications in Joensuu August 9-16, 2022. The…
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Videos on 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.

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