Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Solid State Physics IAF



Press release 09/16/2021

In the right light—intelligent and sustainable LED work lighting

Successful project completion: Energy-saving light and luminaire control system geared to the needs of working people


Press release 09/06/2021

Satellite transmits test signals in Q and W band for the first time

Fraunhofer IAF’s High-frequency electronics orbits the earth


Press release 08/27/2021

2nd place in GreenICT innovation competition

Project on energy-saving mobile radio base stations receives exclusive funding by BMBF


News 04/23/2021

Diamond-based quantum hardware for scalable quantum processors

Start of the joint project “QC-4-BW” within the Competence Center Quantum Computing Baden-Württemberg


Annual Report 2020/21 »Quantum«

In this year’s annual report we show you how we are actively shaping the second generation of quantum technologies at Fraunhofer IAF.


Key technologies for the future 6G mobile communications standard

6G SENTINEL lighthouse project

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Postponed to summer 2022!


The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft will host the third international science and technology conference of its “FUTURAS IN RES“ series. This year’s topic is “Quantum Technologies”.


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Fraunhofer IAF

Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Solid State Physics IAF

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