Laser Technology

Fraunhofer USA


Diode laser subassembly comprising up to 10 individual diode lasers.  Microoptics are used for collimation of the beam with a divergence of less than 0.5mrad.


Ultra high brightness diode lasers combine multiple single emitters to deliver more than 100W from a 100um fiber.





 Fraunhofer Center for Laser Technology (CLT) 

The Fraunhofer Center for Laser Technology focuses on research and manufacturing solutions with light comprising the core expertise of processing, special components and lasers. The main focus is on diode lasers for the defense industry with high power and brightness and laser processing of batteries and solar cells enabling higher performance and cost effective manufacturing.

Key Business Fields:

Fuel Cells
Solar Cells
Life Sciences
Diode Lasers
Electronic Packaging
Custom Solutions

Components and Systems:

High Brightness Diode Lasers

Advanced Fiber Laser

Special Optics

Customized Turn-Key-Systems


Glass Welding

Plastic Welding

Joining of metallic and non-metallic Materials

Surface Modification


Contact Information:


Dr. Ingomar Kelbassa, Interim Director


Fraunhofer Center for Laser Technology

46025 Port Street

Plymouth, Michigan 48170


Phone: (734)  738-0505

Fax:     (888)  871-5107


Parent Institute:  Fraunhofer ILT