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Prof. Dr. Stefan Sinzinger

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Aims and content

The conceptual goal of InQuoSens is to strengthen the innovative power of the Thuringian economy.

InQuoSens bundles the excellent and internationally visible research activities of the locations Ilmenau (IMN MacroNano) and Jena (Abbe Center of Photonics) in the key technologies quantum optics and sensor technology. It develops these synergistically through strategic investment measures and a joint strategy process. InQuoSens coordinates its scientific development with the innovative needs of the Thuringian manufacturing industry. Through these activities, an internationally independent center of scientific excellence with a critical mass of competences, which increases the innovative power of the Thuringian economy.

In addition to excellent research, the qualification of top executives for science and industry is part of InQuoSens' mission to sustainably secure the innovative capability of the Thuringian industry.