Fotónica21 (The Spanish Technology Platform for Photonics)

Fotónica21, The Spanish Technology Platform for Photonics, was formed to efficiently coordinate the industrial innovation process of photonic technology and its applications in four key economic sectors: Information and Communication Technologies, Industrial manufacturing processes, Life Sciences and Lighting and Displays.  

It all proposes three inter-sectoral activities: Safety and Sensors, Optic components and Systems and Basic Research and Training.

The technologies and skills addressed by the members of Fotonica21 are, among others: optical sensors, lasers, micro-machining, optical fibre, ICT, treatment of cells, microscopy.