The Application Center in Soest at a glance


Range of services

We offer excellent know-how in the field of optical characterization and evaluation of lightings, light-emitting diodes and phosphors as well as their long-term stability and thermal behaviour.



Excellent technical equipment and a service-oriented team with excellent competencies are available for the evaluation and development of phosphors and luminescent systems as well as their analyses.


Information material

Further information about the Fraunhofer Application Center in Soest can be found here.


Head Institute Fraunhofer IMWS

The Fraunhofer Institute for Microstructure of Materials and Systems IMWS in Halle.



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