Our story of success

ifw optronics can look back on decades of longterm expierence in the development and production of electro-optical components. Our location in Jena/Germany offers outstanding  conditions for successful cooperations of science and industry.  Meanwhile our products are well known beyond the borders of the "Optical Valley Jena" and used worldwide.


Move to new, modern premises at Ernst-Ruska-Ring 3 in Jena-Göschwitz


Outsourcing of ifw optronics GmbH as a 100% daughter of ifw jena


JENOPTIK GmbH hands over the department to ifw – Institute for joining technology and materials testing GmbH


Increasing specialisation on electro-optical components with the main target on UV-detectors based on silicon carbide (SiC)


Service centre of the company JENOPTIK GmbH, development and production of components for inhouse demand and the open market


Founded as a centre for inhouse production and development of hybrid integrated circuits and electro-optical components for the demands of the company Carl Zeiss Jena

Your contacts

Dr.-Ing. Florian Jakubka +49 3641 204-237 E-Mail