MAOT brings together lecturers from all departments of the Faculty of Engineering, from the Department of Physics and the Institute of Anatomy:

Prof. Dr. Peter Banzer

Possible courses: Nanoplasmonics, Nano-optics, Structured light

PD Dr. Miroslaw Batentschuk

  • Organization: Institute of Materials for Electronics and Energy Technology
  • Phone number: +49 9131 85-27683
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Possible courses: Nanospectroscopy

PD Dr. Maria Chekhova

Possible courses: Quantum optics, Polarization of light

Prof. Dr. Dominique de Ligny

Possible courses: Vibrational spectroscopies of glass and ceramics, Spectroscopy techniques applied to amorphous materials

Prof. Dr. Michael Eichhorn

Possible courses: Fundamentals of Anatomy

PD Dr. Andreas Erdmann

Possible courses: Optical Lithography


Prof. Dr. Oliver Friedrich

Possible courses: Optical Technologies in Life Sciences

Prof. Dr. Andreas Paul Fröba

  • Organization: Institute of Advanced Optical Technologies - Thermophysical Properties
  • Phone number: +49 9131 85-26452
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Possible courses: Light Scattering, Dynamic Light Scattering, Thermophysical Properties of Working Materials in Process and Energy Engineering


PD Dr. Daniel Gilbert

  • Organization: Institute of Medical Biotechnology
  • Phone number: +49 9131 85-23289
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Possible courses: Lab course 'Optics in Medicine'

Prof. Dr. Nicolas Joly

Possible courses: Advanced Laser, Non-linear Optics

Dr. Florian Klämpfl

Possible courses: Laser Tissue Interaction, Photonics in Medical Engineering

Prof. Dr. Norbert Lindlein

Possible courses:Simulation methodologies in optics

Prof. Dr. Andreas Maier

Possible courses: Medical Image Processing for Diagnostic Applications, Medical Image Processing for Interventional Applications

Prof. Dr. Elmar Nöth

  • Organization: Institute of Pattern Recognition
  • Phone number: 2788
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Possible courses: Pattern Recognition

Prof. Dr. Christoph Pflaum

Possible courses: Computational Optics

Dr. Christian Riess

  • Organization: Institute of Pattern Recognition
  • Phone number: +49 9131 85-69906
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Possible courses: Pattern Analysis

Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmauß

  • Organization: Institute of Microwave Engineering and High Frequency Technology
  • Phone number: +49 9131 85-27213
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Possible courses: Linear and non-linear fibre optics, Advanced Optical Communication Systems

Prof. Dr. Michael Schmidt

Possible courses: Laser technology

Possible courses: Advanced Course in Experimental Physics (Lasers, Atomic Physics and Quantum Optics)


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