14th - 18th November 2017, Fukuoka (JPN)

International Workshop on UV Materials and Devises

The international workshop on UV materials and devices will focus on deep discussion of growth, physics and devices on Ultraviolet (UV) materials including AlN, BN, Ga2O3 and so on. The workshop will feature invited, oral and poster sessions. Michael Kneissl from our partner Technische Universität Berlin will present a tutorial „AlGaN-based deep UV emitters - from materials research to real-world applications“ and the plenary session" Deep UV-LEDs - The Long Road to Shorter Wavelength". Ferdinand-Braun-Institut, Leibniz-Institut fuer Hoechstfrequenztechnik will also be on site with the contributions "Impact of Electron Blocking Layer Design on the Degradation Behavior of UVB Light Emitting Diodes" and "Effect of Electron Blocking Layer Design and Mg-doping on the Performance of 310 nm Light Emitting diodes".

14th - 17th November 2017, Munich (DE)

SEMICON Europa 2017

SEMICON Europa is the largest microelectonics event in Europe and a showcase for business and exploration in areas like flexible hybrid electronics, MedTech, automotive, imaging, design and fabless, SMART Manufacturing, materials, power electronics, and more. Our partner LayTec AG will exhibit at booth B1-1280.

13th - 16th November 2017, Dusseldorf (DE)

COMPAMED 2017 und MEDICA 2017

From 13th to 16th november the trade fairs COMPAMED and MEDICA are taking place in Dusseldorf. Interested visitors can get information on latest trends and developments in medicine. Besides the trade fairs, conferences and forums to current topics are also offered.

Our partner Asclepion Laser Technologies GmbH can be found at the MEDICA trade fair at booth A60 in hall 10.

Furthermore, our Partner CiS Forschungsinstitut für Mikrosensorik GmbH will be represented at booth H23 in hall 08a at the COMPAMED trade fair.

Further information about the trade fairs: COMPAMED and MEDICA

24th - 26th October 2017, Dresden (DE)

V 2017

V 2017 workshopweek and exhibition is a meeting place for science and economy.in the range of vacuum coating and plasma surface technology. Topics are for example Life Science & Biopolymere and coating for tools and elements. Our partner the LayTec AG will be on site at booth 9.

19th October 2017, Berlin (DE)

Empowering Photonics Regional Event 2017

The Empowering Photonics Regional Event 2017 is a workshop on photonics in advanced analyses and treatment of water. The aim of this workshop is not only to exchange information on new technologies and trends in advanced analytics and treatments related to water but also to initiate new projects and new collaborations. Dr. Jutta Eggers from our partner TZW: DVGW - Technologiezentrum Wasser will present the lecture „UV light for water treatment: Applications and Challenges“.

17th - 19th October 2017, Prag (CZ)

RadTech Europe 2017

The RadTech Europe Conference and Exhibition is a meeting place for users of radiation curing materials, equipment and products and gives an updated view on current developments, innovations in the field of radiation curing and UV, UV-LED and EB technology. Our partner Fraunhofer IAP, Research Division Polymeric Materials and Composites PYCO will be on site with the lecture „UV-LED Curing of Lightweight Materials“ at Session 8.

8th - 12th October 2017, Banff (CAN)

11th International Symposium on Semiconductor Light Emitting Devices

The ISSLED is a international meeting for scientists and engineers worldwide, both in academia and in industry, to meet together to share and exchange the latest discoveries and progress on light emitting semiconductors, with a focus on III-nitride devices. Our partner Technische Universität Berlin will be on site with the plenary session “Tu1”.

2nd - 6th October 2017, Minneapolis (USA)

Emerson Global Users Exchange

The Emerson Global Users Exchange is an industry-leading technical conference. It is a community of process automation leaders committed to extracting the most from their automation investments and sharing their learning with each other. Our partner Emerson Process Management GmbH & Co. OHG will be on site.

17th - 22nd September 2017, Washington (USA)

International Conference on Silicon Carbide and Related Materials

The International Conference on Silicon Carbide and Related Materials (ICSCRM 2017) covering all aspects of the latest SiC research and development. The Conference theme "From Niche to Mainstream" will provide existing practitioners, as well as those transitioning to the field, with a technical program that identifies materials and device challenges, describes novel device and materials approaches, and discusses applications that are driving the advancement of SiC technology. Our partner LayTec AG will be on site at booth 505.

17th - 20th September 2017, Berlin (DE)

4th International Glucosinolate Conference

The 4th International Glucosinolate Conference will cover a range of topics of glucosinolate research from ‘omics to food systems. Topics are Molecular and Genetic Aspects of Glucosinolates, Glucosinolates in Agro- and Food Systems, Glucosinolates and Human Health and Glucosinolates and Ecology. Our partner the Leibniz Institute of Vegetable and Ornamental Crops Großbeeren/Erfurt e.V. will be on site with the keynote lecture: Section 4 – „Plant Quality and Food Security“.

4th - 8th September 2017, Pisa (IT)

European Society for Photobiology 2017 Congress

At the ESP congress the newest research and technological development in the science of Photobiology will be presented and discussed. Our partner Leibniz Institute of Vegetable and Ornamental Crops Großbeeren/Erfurt e.V. (IGZ) will be on site with the contributions:

  • "Potential importance of secondary plant metabolites induced by UV-B radiation: benefits from plant protection to human health"
  • "Influence of narrow-banded UVB-LEDs on secondary plant metabolites"

24th - 28th July 2017, Strasbourg (FRA)

12th International Conference on Nitride Semiconductors (ICNS12)

The ICNS-12 conference will present high impact scientific and technological advances in materials and devices based on group-III nitride semiconductors.
Our partners Ferdinand-Braun-Institut, Leibniz-Institut fuer Hoechstfrequenztechnik (FBH), Technische Universität Berlin (TUB), SENTECH Instruments GmbH and OSRAM Opto Semiconductors GmbH will be on site with the following contributions:

  • FBH and TUB: "Enhanced efficiencies from UVB light emitting diodes with transparent p-AlGaN superlattices" in session "UV sources : Tetsuya Akasaka"
  • FBH and TUB: "Degradation effects in AlGaN-based UVC light- emitting diodes" in session "UV sources : Tetsuya Akasaka"
  • FBH and SENTECH: "AlN seed layers from atomic layer deposition on sapphire for MOVPE growth of AlN" in session "Growth and polarity : Ferdinand Scholz"
  • FBH: "MOVPE growth of AlN on thermally roughened sapphire" in session "AlN/AlGaN : Julien Brault"
  • OSRAM: "Deep UV Light Emitting Diodes – Development and Applications" in session "UV sources : Tetsuya Akasaka"
  • OSRAM and TUB: "Characterization of Nonradiative Recombination Processes in AlGaN-Based Multi-Quantum-Well Structures for Deep Ultraviolet LEDs" in session "AlN/AlGaN : Julien Brault"
  • Plenary talk 3 OSRAM "Solid State Lighting"

15th - 18th July 2017, Denver (USA)

AVS 17th International Conference on Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD 2017)

The AVS 17th International Conference on Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD 2017) featuring the 4th International Atomic Layer Etching Workshop (ALE 2017) will be dedicated to the science and technology of atomic layer controlled deposition of thin films and now topics related to atomic layer etching. Our partner  Ferdinand-Braun-Institut, Leibniz-Institut fuer Hoechstfrequenztechnik (FBH) will be on site with the contribution "Peald AIN seed layers on sapphire for epitaxial growth of thick AIN".

9th – 14th July 2017, in Lisbon (PT)

20. International Conference on Surface Modification of Materials by Ion Beams (SMMIB 2017)

20th SMMIB includes plenary sessions, keynote lectures and several specialized sessions on different topics related to surface modification by ion beams with relevant applications in advanced materials, nanotechnology, nuclear materials, information and communication technologies, medical and industrial applications. Our partner Ferdinand-Braun-Institut, Leibniz-Institut fuer Hoechstfrequenztechnik (FBH) will be represented with the conference contribution „Crystal damage analysis of implanted AI1-xGaxN (0≤x≤1) by ion beam techniques“.

9th - 13th July 2017, Daejeon (KOR)

International Conference on Neutron Scattering 2017 (ICNS 2017)

The ICNS 2017 will be the largest international platform for sharing and exchanging the latest exciting advances in neutron scattering science, which will bring together scientists from a wide range of disciplines including physics, biology, chemistry, materials science, engineering materials, earth science, neutron sources and instrumentations. Our partners Ferdinand-Braun-Institut, Leibniz-Institut fuer Hoechstfrequenztechnik (FBH) and Technische Universität Berlin will be on site with a contribution.

26th - 29th June 2017, Munich

LASER World of PHOTONICS

The LASER World of PHOTONICS, the international trade fair for photonics components, systems and applications, has been held in Munich since 1973. It is combining technology with industrial application sectors for the widest variety of industries and uses.
The consortium Advanced UV for Life will be represented by our partners Ferdinand-Braun-Institut, SENTECH Instruments GmbH and the Technische Universität Berlin at the joint pavilion Berlin-Brandenburg (hall B2, booth 350).

30th May - 1st June 2017, Nuremberg

AMA Conferences 2017

The SENSOR and IRS² conferences are renown as international networking platforms for sensor and measuring technology with first-rate scientific presentations by international specialists from research and development. The latest research results from the various disciplines provide the international visitor with the opportunity for a concentrated exchange of ideas and expertise. Our partners the Gesellschaft zur Förderung von Medizin-, Bio- und Umwelttechnologien e.V., Courage + Khazaka electronic GmbH and Silicann Systems GmbH are on site with the contribution "UV-LED-Based Fluorescence and Reflectance Sensor System for Dermatological Diagnostics" in the programm point "Optical Sensors" with the number P4.3.

30th May - 1st June 2017, Nuremberg

SENSOR + TEST 2017

SENSOR+TEST is the leading forum for sensors, measuring and testing technologies worldwide. Our partner CiS Forschungsinstitut für Mikrosensorik GmbH will present latest developments in hall 1, booth 1-150 and our partner Silicann Systems GmbH in hall 5, booth5-106/17.

22nd - 26th May 2018, Strasbourg (FRA)

E-MRS Spring Meeting and Exhibit

The conference will consist of 26 parallel symposia with invited speakers, oral and poster presentations and a plenary session to provide an international forum for discussing recent advances in the field of materials science. The conference will be augmented by an exhibition of products and services of interest to the conference participants. Our partners Technische Universität Berlin and Ferdinand-Braun-Institut, Leibniz-Institut fuer Hoechstfrequenztechnik will be on site with the talks „Highly Reflective p-Contacts Made of Pd-Al on Deep Ultraviolet Light-Emitting Diodes“ and "Development of highly efficient AIGaN metal-semiconductor-metal photodetectors for the UVB and UVC spectral region".

16th - 18th May 2017, Nuremberg

SMT Hybrid Packaging

SMT Hybrid Packaging is Europe's leading event on system integration in microelectronics. It shows the process from the initial idea and its development right through to the production of all technical processes during the manufacture of electronic assemblies. Our partner CiS Forschungsinstitut für Mikrosensorik GmbH will exhibit at booth 4A-318B.

14th - 18th May 2017, Berlin

Compound Semiconductor Week 2017

The Compound Semiconductor Week is the premier forum for science, technology and applications of compound semiconductors. Our partners Ferdinand-Braun-Institut (FBH) and LayTec AG will be on site as exhibitors. Furthermore FBH and Technische Universität Berlin (TUB) will present the following lectures:

  • "AlGaN-based UVB light emitting diodes with enhanced quantum efficiencies" (TUB)
  • "Development of AlGaN-based Deep UV LEDs for Nitrogen Oxide Sensing" (FBH, TUB)
  • "Separation of degradation-effects in (AIGa)N-based UV-B LEDs" (FBH)

24th - 28th April 2017, Hannover

Hannover Messe

At Hannover Messe you’ll get a complete picture of the industrial value-adding chain from individual components to the complete intelligent factory, as well as topical trends such as energy efficiency, lightweight construction and additive manufacturing. Our partner CiS Forschungsinstitut für Mikrosensorik GmbH will be represented.

9th - 13th April 2017, Oxford (UK)

MSM XX

The 20th Microscopy of Semi Conducting Materials conference will focus on the most recent advances in the study of the structural and electronic properties of semiconducting materials by the application of transmission and scanning electron microscopy.
Our partner Ferdinand-Braun-Institut, Leibniz-Institut fuer Hoechstfrequenztechnik Berlin will present, inter alia, the lecture "Study of defect density and compositional homogeneity in AlN/AlGaN layers for application in UV emitters" (invited lecture).

3rd - 4th April 2017, Nuremberg

European Coatings Show Conference 2017

The European Coatings Show Conference is Europe's leading conference on coatings, inks, adhesives, sealants and construction chemicals. Miss Jagoda Jagodzinska, Research Division Polymeric Materials and Composites PYCO of Fraunhofer IAP, will give the lecture "Optimized UV LED curing in inkjet printing applications" in session 6 "Printing inks".

22nd March 2017, Cork (IRL)

UV LED Technology and Application Requirements Workshop

Our partner Technische Universität Berlin will be on site at the UV LED Technology and Application Requirements Workshop at Tyndall National Institute. Mr. Michael Kneissl will give the lecture "Overview of UV LEDs: Introduction, applications, present performance, technical challenges and outlook".

21st - 23rd March 2017, Munich

ICE Europe

ICE Europe is an international exhibition for the converting industry. It offers its audience a comprehensive overview of the prevailing technological innovations and the latest manufacturing trends for the converting of flexible, web-based materials, such as paper, film, foil and nonwovens. Our partner Laufenberg GmbH will exhibit in hall A5, booth 825.

19th - 24th March 2017, Dresden

DPG Spring Meeting

At the Spring Meeting (Frühjahrstagung) in Dresden organised by Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft, the Condensed Matter Section (SKM) and its divisions and working groups will present and discuss current research. Our partner Ferdinand-Braun-Institut, Leibniz-Institut fuer Hoechstfrequenztechnik (FBH) will be on site with the following contributions:

Lectures:

  • "Optoelectronic Characterization of AlGaN-based MSM-UV-Photodetectors"
  • "Beyond classical band offsets: Employing multiquantum barriers for electron blocking in group III-nitride devices"
  • "Enhanced light extraction and internal quantum efficiency for UVB LEDs with UV-transparent p-AlGaN superlattices"
  • "Influence of the GaN:Mg contact layer on the electro-optical properties of UVB LEDs"

Poster:

  • "Ohmic V-based contacts on n-Al0:8Ga0:2N for deep UV LEDs"
  • "Influence of p-AlGaN superlattice and quantum barrier composition on electro-optical characteristics of UVC-LEDs"
  • "Determination of threading dislocation density of AlN on sapphire substrates by X-ray diffraction"
  • "Light extraction in UVC LEDs grown on ELO AlN/sapphire templates"

14th - 16th March 2017, Shanghai (CHN)

SEMICON China

SEMICON China is the world's largest semiconductor industry event. Our partner LayTec AG will be on site with the talk "GaAs and GaN based device optimization by advanced epitaxial growth analysis".

14th - 16th March 2017, Paris (FR)

JEC World 2017

JEC World is one of worldwide leading trade fairs of the composite industry. The exhibition provides a comprehensive overview of the value chain, from raw-material producers to processors, from processors to users. Our partner Laufenberg GmbH will exhibit at this fair and our partner the Research Division Polymeric Materials and Composites PYCO of Fraunhofer IAP will be on site at the joint booth of Carbon Composites e.V. (CCeV) in hall 5a, booth E46.

8th - 10th March 2017, Freiburg

GSCCG-5

The "5th German Swiss Conference on Crystal Growth" is organised by the German Association of Crystal Growth DGKK and the Swiss Society for Crystallography and is focusing on current topics of research and development in the field of crystal growth and epitaxy. Our partners Leibniz Institute for Crystal Growth and Ferdinand-Braun-Institut, Leibniz-Institut fuer Hoechstfrequenztechnik (FBH) are represented by Mr. M. Bickermann (IKZ) and the lecture "Status of AlN Bulk Crystal Growth for Use as Substrates in Deep-UV Applications" in Session 7.

8th - 9th March 2017, Cork (IRL)

Smart System Integration 2017

The SSI is an international conference and exhibition on integration issues of miniaturized systems and a communication platform for research institutes and manufacturers. Our partner CiS Forschungsinstitut für Mikrosensorik GmbH will give the lecture "UV LED custom interconnection for enhanced heat dissipation”.

7th - 8th March 2017, Brussels (BE)

CS International Conference

The 7th Compound Semiconductor International Conference provides lectures and discussions which collectively provided complete coverage of the compound semiconductor industry. The themes are "Revolutionising Gallium Nitride RF chips", "Perfecting power electronics", "Optimising light emitters", "Refining communication technologies" and "Exploiting heterogeneous integration". Our partner LayTec AG is a sponsor of the conference and will also be represented with a booth.

27th February 2017, Berlin

Workshop "Optical Metrology for Production Processes, Environmental Monitoring and Bioanalysis"

Our partner the Research Division Polymeric Materials and Composites PYCO of Fraunhofer IAP will participate and give lectures at this workshop of the Poland - Berlin-Brandeburg Cooperation.

26th February - 2nd March 2017, San Jose (USA)

SPIE Advanced Lithography

SPIE Advanced Lithography is the world's premier lithography event. At the conference and exhibition the latest achievements in lithography and patterning in the semiconductor industry will be presented. Our partner micro resist technology GmbH can be found at booth 225.

28th January - 2nd February 2017, San Francisco (USA)

SPIE Photonics West

Photonics West is the world's largest multidisciplinary event focusing on photonics technologies. Topics will be the latest research and the latest devices and systems driving technology markets including state-of-the art medical technologies, the Internet of things, smart manufacturing and “Industry 4.0,” autonomous vehicles, scientific research, communications, displays, and other solutions powered by photonics. Some of our partners will be represented:

Contributions of our partners CiS Forschungsinstitut für Mikrosensorik GmbH(CiS), Ferdinand-Braun-Institut, Leibniz-Institut fuer Hoechstfrequenztechnik (FBH), OSA Opto Light GmbH, Technischen Universität Berlin (TUB):

  • "Improved light extraction and quantum efficiencies for UVB LEDs with UV-transparent p-AIGaN superlattices", M. Guttmann, M. Hermann, J. Enslin, S. Graupeter, L. Sulmoni, C. Kuhn, T. Wernicke, M. Kneissl (FBH and TUB), Conference 10104, Session 13
  • "Operation induced defect generation in deep-UV (In)AIGaN-based LEDs investigated by electrical and optical spectroscopy", D. Monti, M. Meneghini, C. De Santi, G. Meneghesso, E. Zanoni, J. Glaab, J. Rass, S. Einfeldt, F. Mehnke, J. Enslin, T. Wernicke, M. Kneissl (FBH and TUB), Conference 10124, Session 6
  • "In-situ metrology in multiwafer reactors during MOVPE of UV-LED structures" , A. Knauer, F. Brunner, T. Kolbe, S. Hagedorn, V. Kueller, M. Weyers (FBH), Conference 10124, Session 6
  • "Influence of interconnection on the long-term reliability of UV-LED
    packages", S. Nieland (CiS and OSA), Conference 10124, Session 6

Session Chair:

  • Michael Kneissl: Novel In-Plane Semiconductor Lasers XVI (Session 10123), Session 2: Nitrides

Exhibitor:

  • micro resist technologie GmbH , Number 4629