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.

2009

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

1995

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

1992

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

1990

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

1981

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

Dipl.-Ing. RĂ¼diger Kappel +49 3641 204-217 E-Mail