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Logo: HOT – Hanover Centre for Optical Technologies
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Logo: HOT – Hanover Centre for Optical Technologies
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Missions of the HOT

HOT's primary mission is to undertake basic and applied research in the field of optical technologies. It also facilitates rapid sharing of knowledge and know-how transfer between institutes. In addition, HOT coordinates and applies for large-scale joint cooperative research projects.

A close relationship between the university and industrial research is fostered by the board of trustees.

  • HOT supports and coordinates the multi-disciplinary master's study course "optical technologies" at the Leibniz Universität Hannover.
  • HOT supports young scientists by giving them the chance to work on independent projects for a PhD.
  • HOT assists and encourages cooperation between the university and the optical industry, especially concerning the education of specialists for all areas of optics.
  • HOT facilitates innovations in the field of optical technologies, especially to strengthen the position of mid-sized companies.

 

The missions of the Hannoversches Zentrum für Optische Technologien in research and education are: 

1. Missions in research

  • To conduct research and development projects in the field of optical technologies
  • To apply for and coordinate large-scale joint cooperative projects on a national and international scale
  • To be a contact organization in all questions concerning optical technologies for industry and mid-sized companies

 

2. Missions in education

  • To conduct classes for the new master's degree optical technologies at Leibniz Universität Hannover
  • To plan and conduct further education in the field of optical technologies
  • To train new engineers for the optical industry