People and Contact

Head of Department

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ronald Freund, MBA

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ronald Freund, MBA

Head of Photonic Networks and Systems Department

Phone +49 30 31002-652


Colleagues in the Research Groups

Submarine and Core Systems

  • Dr. rer. nat. Colja Schubert (Head)
  • Carlos Castro
  • Dirk-Daniel Groß
  • Dr.-Ing. Robert Elschner
  • Robert Emmerich
  • Dr.-Ing. Isaac Sackey
  • Dr. rer. nat. Carsten Schmidt-Langhorst

Contact Details of SCS Team

Metro, Access and In-house Systems

  • Priv-Doz. Dr. rer. nat. Volker Jungnickel (Head)
  • Kai Habel
  • Jonas Hilt
  • Malte Hinrichs
  • Matthias Koepp
  • Dr.-Ing. Anagnostis Paraskevopoulos
  • Christian Schmidt
  • Dominic Schulz
  • Stefan Weide

Contact Details of MAI Team

Free-Space Optical Systems

  • Dr.-Ing. Nicolas Perlot (Head)
  • Jasper Rödiger

Contact Details of FSO Team

Digital Signal Processing

  • Dr.-Ing. Johannes Fischer (Head)
  • Pablo Wilke Berenguer

Contact Details of DSP Team