Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute

Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute
Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute

About Us

The Fraunhofer HHI focuses on 10 to 100 Gbit transmission in the field of high-performance telecom components and solutions for high-performance optical transmission systems to be used for in-house, access, metropolitan, wide-area and satellite communication networks.The scope of photonic components offered by Fraunhofer HHI includes LEDs, Lasers, fast photodiodes as well as novel InP based THz-systems. For customer-specific photonic solutions with virtually unlimited applications, Fraunhofer HHI provides two photonic integration platforms: an InP foundry service for monolithic integration as well as Fraunhofer HHI’s flexible hybrid-integrated PolyBoard platform.


Product Showcase

100GHz Photodetector Modules
Coherent Frontend Receiver
DLFi – The Distributed Learning Framework
Electroabsorption modulated DFB lasers
Hybrid PICs
Outdoor LiFi Point-to-Point Link
Quantum Key Distribution System for Future-Proof Security




Mailing Address
Einsteinufer 37
Berlin, Berlin 10587, DE

Dominic Schulz
Deputy Head of Group Metro-, Access and Inhouse Systems Group, Contact for LiFi related requests

Behnam Shariati
Project Manager, Contact for DLFi related requests

Nino Walenta
Project Manager, Contact for QKD related requests

Patrick Runge
Head of Detectors Group

Hauke Conradi
Hybrid PICs

Ute Troppenz
Project Manager