Application Center TeraTec

With our application center, we enable you to test innovative measurement technologies for your applications in an uncomplicated way. We advise you across technologies to find the best solution for you.

About Us

  • Extensive expertise: TeraTec brings all the relevant techniques and systems together under one roof.
  • Tailor-made solutions: TeraTec develops systems and applications to customer wishes.
  • The ideal terahertz partner: the TeraTec Fraunhofer experts see themselves as service providers and speak the language of industry.

Our Services

  • Consultancy – in technology and applications
  • Aptitude testing – free-of-charge measurements in our applications laboratory
  • Feasibility studies – technical and economic
  • Contract measurements – for industry and research
  • Development – from single components to individual overall systems
  • Equipment hire – for tasks of limited duration
  • Measurements on customer premises – with mobile systems on objects of any size

Our Equipment

Various measuring systems are at your disposal under one roof at the application center TeraTec:

  • Imaging broad-band terahertz time-domain spectrometers – for measurements in reflection and transmission
  • Diode-laser-based narrow-band terahertz system – for spectrally high-resolution spectroscopy
  • Fast and broad-band ASPOS terahertz spectrometers – for investigating rapid processes 
  • Imaging FMCW terahertz systems at 100 GHz, 300 GHz and 800 GHz – for rapid imaging in reflection and transmission modes
  • In addition to this, we can support you with mobile systems for in-situ measurements:
    • Mobile broad-band terahertz spectrometer – for spectroscopic investigations
    • Mobile fiber-coupled broad-band terahertz spectrometer – for flexible measuring tasks