Institute of Technical Physics

Head of the Institute: PD Dr. Adolf Giesen


At the Institute of Technical Physics, interdisciplinary issues from the key areas of

• detection and removal of space debris

• laser-based remote detection of harmful and hazardous substances

• long-range laser effectors

• laser propulsion for space flight

are worked on by four departments:

Active Optical Systems

Atmospheric Propagation and Effect

Solid State Lasers and Non-linear Optics

Studies & Concepts

PD Dr. Adolf Giesen
German Aerospace Center

Institute of Technical Physics

Tel: +49 711 6862-302

Fax: +49 711 6862-8093

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