Prof. Thomas Hanemann
Department Leader
SPIE Involvement:
Area of Expertise:
Optical polymers , Organic optical materials , Moulding , Replication
Profile Summary

1993 Doctorate in Physical Chemistry, TU Darmstadt
1993-1994 Postdoc position at TU Darmstadt
1994-1995 Visiting Scientist at IBM Almaden Research Center San José
1995- Scientific staff member at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), former Research Center Karlsruhe
2000 Group leader at KIT and Dep. of Microsystems Engineering (IMTEK) at the University of Freiburg
2005 Habilitation in Microsystem Technologies, University of Freiburg
2009 Extraordinary Professorship in Microsystem Technologies, University of Freiburg
2010 Department head at Institute for Applied Materials-Materials Process Technology at KIT
2011 Head of Laboratory for Materials Processing at Dep. of Microsystems Engineering (IMTEK) at University of Freiburg

Recent Research Topics
• Non-silicon materials in microsystems technologies
• Polymer-nanomaterial-composites
• Replication technology
• Optical materials

Publications (23)

SPIE Journal Paper | 14 March 2017
OE Vol. 56 Issue 03
KEYWORDS: Refractive index, Polymers, Scattering, Photorefractive polymers, Epoxies, Light scattering, Ultraviolet radiation, Organic light emitting diodes, Glasses, Polymerization

SPIE Journal Paper | 30 November 2016
OE Vol. 55 Issue 11
KEYWORDS: Refractive index, Scattering, Polymers, Photorefractive polymers, Air contamination, Light scattering, Glasses, Organic light emitting diodes, Ultraviolet radiation, Nanoparticles

SPIE Journal Paper | 26 October 2016
OE Vol. 55 Issue 10
KEYWORDS: Waveguides, Light sources, Polymers, Printing, Fluorescent materials, Polymer multimode waveguides, Refractive index, Additive manufacturing, Sensors, Luminescence

Proceedings Article | 23 September 2016 Paper
Proc. SPIE. 9939, Light Manipulating Organic Materials and Devices III
KEYWORDS: Optical components, Refractive index, Refractive index, Scattering, Nanoparticles, Organic light emitting diodes, Polymers, Polymers, Light scattering, Polymerization, Epoxies, Epoxies, Photorefractive polymers, Photorefractive polymers

Proceedings Article | 27 April 2016 Paper
Proc. SPIE. 9888, Micro-Optics 2016
KEYWORDS: Light sources, Light emitting diodes, Polymethylmethacrylate, Waveguides, Polymers, Ultraviolet radiation, Luminescence, Lamps, Printing, Optoelectronics, Micro optics, Europium, Fluorescent materials

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