Current Job Offers

Photonic Components

The department develops optoelectronic semiconductor components as well as integrated optical circuits for data transmission. Another focus is on infrared sensor systems, terahertz spectroscopy and high-performance semiconductor lasers for industrial and medical applications.
We frequently offer B. Sc., M. Sc., or PhD topics. We are also interested into qualified post docs from our field.

Please contact: Martin Schell

We are looking for:

Student assistants:

This is how students work with us:


Vision & Imaging Technologies

The focus of the department is on complex 2D/3D analysis and synthesis methods, on computer vision as well as innovative camera, sensor, display and projection systems. The department is researching for the entire video processing chain from content creation to playback.

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Student assistants:

Bachelor´s or Master´s thesis to be awarded:

Video Communication and Applications

The research focus of the department is on efficient coding, transport, processing, and analysis of image and video signals. Moreover, different areas of deep learning, interpretable machine learning, compression of neural networks, and analysis of biomedical data are the subject of further research activities.

We are looking for:

there are currently no vacancies


Artificial Intelligence

The main focus of the department is on the research and development of efficient algorithms for coding, transport, and storage as well as for processing of image and video signals. Another focus is on the development and deployment of implementations that demonstrate the benefits and potential of new coding and transmission technology for various applications.

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Marketing Video, 3IT & CINIQ

Network, research facility, development laboratory, showroom – the 3IT, the Innovation Center for Immersive Imaging Technologies, is all of that. The CINIQ Center is located in the immediate vicinity of 3IT. It is an attractive venue for the transfer of technologies and information in the triangle of innovation, science and industry.

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The administration is a service provider and supports the employees of the Institute in the handling of the bureaucratic tasks.

We are looking for support for a variety of tasks apprentice:

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Verwaltungsmitarbeiter*in – Einkauf – Kennziffer 14724


Studentische*r Mitarbeiter*in/ Werkstudent*in Recht, Verwaltung (m/w/d)

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