Sites

The Fraunhofer Institute for Surface Engineering and Thin Films IST has three sites in Germany: its main site in Braunschweig, the Application Centre for Plasma and Photonics in Göttingen and a branch office at DOC Dortmunder OberflächenCentrum GmbH in Dortmund.  

At the main site in Braunschweig, the institute has more than 4000 m2 of laboratory and office space for a total of 109 permanent staff. The 16 additional permanent staff at the Application Centre for Plasma and Photonics of Fraunhofer IST at the Göttingen site have 1500 m2 of laboratory and office space available to them on three levels.