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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News

Two PREIN Representatives Have Been Elected to Photonics21
23 Nov 2022, 08:43
Two representatives from Joensuu have been elected to take part in decision-making for European photonics priorities
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Photonics Center Opening Week
21 Nov 2022, 11:22
New Photonics Center opened in November and the whole week was full of events – the program was filled with photonic related events, top presentations…
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New name for Institute of Photonics
17 Nov 2022, 15:26
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Optical foundations illuminated by quantum light
12 Oct 2022, 08:44
Despite being considered well established, the physics of optical waves have some fundamental aspects, which are still under debate. One of these…
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Doctorate of the Year 2022 in Photonics
21 Sept 2022, 08:44
The doctoral thesis of Antti Moilanen titled "Bose -Einstein condensation in plasmonic lattices” Aalto University was chosen as the photonics…
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