Dr.-Ing. Meike Hofmann


  • 2000-2005 Micromechatronics, TU Ilmenau
  • 2004 Internship at SUSS MicroOptics in Neuchâtel, Switzerland
  • 2005 Graduation as Dipl.-Ing. , Master thesis ‘Lithographic fabrication of continuous-relief surface profiles for micro-optical applications’

Scientific development

  • 2006-2013 member of the scientific staff and PhD-student at the department Technische Optik, TU Ilmenau
  • 2013 Graduation as Dr.-Ing.  on the topic ‘Opto-fluidic microsystems for particle analysis’
  • 2013-2016 Post-Doc and group leader at the institute of microsystems technology (IMTEK), Universität Freiburg, at the chair of Micro-optics. Main topic ‘Integrated Mach-Zehnder interferometer in thin polymer foils’, SFB Planare optronische Systeme „PlanOS“


  • Optical microsystems for sensing applications
  • Talbot interferometry
  • Mach-Zehnder interferometers in polymer foils
  • Polymer waveguides

Postal address
Dr.-Ing. Meike Hofmann
    Technische Universität Ilmenau
    Fakultät für Maschinenbau
    Institut für Mikro- und Nanotechnologien
    Fachgebiet Technische Optik
    Postfach 10 05 65
    98684 Ilmenau

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