Photonics and microsystems technology are important cross-sectional technologies that are driving numerous innovations.

There are over 400 companies in Berlin Brandenburg whose core business includes optical technologies or microsystems technology.

The capital region offers great research potential, At 33 universities and research institutes, processes are studied, components and materials developed and highly qualified specialists are trained in these areas. Topics range from laser technologies to applications for traffic and space travel as well as the internet, biomedicine, and X-ray technology.

(Source: Berlin Business Location Center, 2023)

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