Person

Prof. Dr. rer. nat.

Peter Loosen

Head of Institute

Professor Peter Loosen
Chair for Technology of Optical Systems

Address

Building: Fraunhofer ILT

Room: 2043

Steinbachstr. 15

52074 Aachen

Contact

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Phone: +49 241 8906 162
Fax: +49 241 8906 497
 

CV Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Peter Loosen

Portrait

Born in 1955, married, and father of two sons.

Education

  • 1974 till 1980: Study of Physics at the Technical University of Darmstadt
  • 1980: Diploma (Dipl.-Ing. Physics)
  • 1984: Doctorate in the field of “High-power CO2 lasers for industrial material processing” at the TH Darmstadt

Professional Career

  • 1980 till 1985: Research assistant at the TH Darmstadt
  • 1985: Head of the "Gas Lasers" department at the newly founded Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology ILT in Aachen
  • Since 1993: Deputy executive director of the Fraunhofer ILT
  • Since April 2004: University lecturer and director of the newly founded Chair for Technology of Optical Systems (TOS) at the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering of the RWTH Aachen University