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With more than 250 employees and 10,000 m² of usable floor space, the Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology (Fraunhofer) is one of the most important development and contract research institutes world-wide in the field of lasers. The activities cover a wide range of areas such as laser materials processing, the development of new laser beam sources and components from fs to cw, and the use of modern laser measurement and testing technology. This includes laser deposition (LMD and SLM), cutting, caving, drilling, welding and soldering as well as surface treatment, micro processing, ultrafast processing and rapid prototyping / manufacturing. Furthermore, the Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology is engaged in laser plant technology and process control as well as the entire system technology.