Fraunhofer IWS

Fraunhofer Institute for Material and Beam Technology


The Fraunhofer IWS conducts applied research and development in the field of laser and surface technology. Our core activities cover a wide range of areas such as laser welding, cutting, coating, hardening and cleaning as well as surface and thin film technology, vapor deposition, process monitoring and nano particle technology.


Fraunhofer-Institut für Werkstoff- und Strahltechnik IWS Dresden
Winterbergstr. 28
01277 Dresden

Phone +49 351 83391-0
Fax +49 351 83391-3300