Optics lab

Purpose of Lab

  • Design and testing of optical systems in metrology
  • Characterization of laser systems
  • Execution of project and thesis work in the field of optics

Lab Equipment


  • Semi-conductor laser, fibre coupled and free beam, in red spectral range
  • Highly sensitive CMOS camera for visible and near infrared spectral range
  • Optical performance measurement in visible spectral range
  • Optical and optomechanical standard components for the realization of lab set-ups
  • PC system for systems control and recording of data


  • Optics simulation: FRED
  • System control: NI Labview


H 3.07 Furtwangen