Tampere University

Tampere University is one of the most multidisciplinary universities in Finland. Almost all internationally recognised fields of study are represented at our university.

Tampere University of Technology, Optoelectronics Research Centre (ORC) is specialized in new epitaxial compound semiconductor hetero-structures using MBE-growing technology and its applications like solar panels, semiconductor wafer-lasers and fiber lasers. In ORC there is also research of other light radiating and modulating devices, nanotechnology, surface science and basic research of physics. The Department of Physics is another center in TTY that practices photonics research. There are two research groups focused on nonlinear and applied optics group.