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Joseph von, German optician, 1787-1826. See: Fraunhofer lines.
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Founded in 1949, Fraunhofer has 72 research institutions: 58 spread throughout Germany, six centres in the US and three in Asia.
Thomas Magedanz, Director, Business Unit Software-based Networks, Fraunhofer Institute for Open Communication Systems FOKUS, Berlin
An exclusive licence agreement has been signed by LenioBio GmbH and the Fraunhofer Institute of Molecular Biology and Applied Ecology IME, the life sciences start-up revealed on Wednesday.
The Joseph von Fraunhofer Prize, has been awarded every year since 1978, and recognises outstanding scientific work by Fraunhofer staff working on application-oriented problems.
ChyronHego (NASDAQ: CHYR) said it has signed a new licensing agreement with Fraunhofer IIS, under which ChyronHego will bring to market Fraunhofer's GoalRef system, a goal-line technology solution for measuring whether a goal has been scored or not.
Fraunhofer IIS is based in Erlangen, Germany, and is an institute of Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, Europe's largest applied research organization with over 22,000 employees.
An important factor in German SME manufacturing success is the Fraunhofer- Gesellschaft (Fraunhofer Society), an independent non-governmental organization that provides high-quality, short-term, affordable applied research that small and medium-size firms could not otherwise afford.
The Fraunhofer IIS Audio and Multimedia division, based in Germany, has been working in compressed audio technology for more than 20 years and remains a leading innovator of technologies for cutting-edge multimedia systems.
Germany's renowned Fraunhofer Institutes, which are Europe's largest organisation for applied research, are setting up a Centre for Applied Photonics in a strategic collaboration with the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow which will be the first direct Fraunhofer investment in the UK.
Summary: ABU DHABI - Masdar announced it is partnering with Fraunhofer Gesellschaft, one of the world's leading research institutions, to build a facade test centre within Masdar City, the world's first low carbon, low energy city based in Abu Dhabi.
Atonometrics, Inc., Austin, Texas, a global company providing test & measurement solutions to the solar photovoltaic (PV) industry, has installed and qualified a Continuous Solar Simulator at Fraunhofer ISE in Freiburg, Germany.

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