Fraunhofer award-winning films 2016

For the Joseph von Fraunhofer Prize awards ceremony, we produced the films which presented excellent research projects.

Changes in Solar Cell Technology

A laser-based manufacturing process from the Fraunhofer ISE in Freiburg, Germany is revolutionizing the photovoltaics market. For the first time point-contacted solar cells can be manufactured in series. Several million cells with significantly higher efficiency levels are already on the market.

Little Projectors that Pack a Big Punch

An image projected on a slanted or curved surface appears distorted and can appear out of focus in some areas. A high-intensity mini-
projector about the size of a Euro cent coin from the Fraunhofer IOF in Jena, Germany can now correct for this effect. The projector‘s secret: Hundreds on tiny lenses inspired by the model of an insect‘s compound eye.

Digital Radio for the World

Digital radio makes spherics and crackling interference in radio broadcast a thing of the past. New technologies from Fraunhofer IIS make it possible for digital radio to replace analogue short and medium wave broadcasting around the world. Even local FM transmissions are being converted to digital. As a result, Digital radio listeners benefit from clear reception, a wider range of programming, and additional information via data services without having to pay for a costly Internet connection.

MARKETS

"Markets" is a monthly news show produced by KUK Film on behalf of Germany Trade & Invest. Each segment covers both Germany's business environment and the latest activities and innovations of German [...]

Digital Health

Digital Health solutions are opening up new perspective for health and medicine. German companies are strong players in the development of innovative digital applications, covering the complete industry value chain. We produced a [...]

30 Years After The Wall

In the 30 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall, the economies of western and eastern Germany have come ever closer together. So how are the eastern economy and research institutions [...]

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