Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg


Each partner institution of MAOT is also a partner of the "School of Optical Technologies" (SAOT), the Ph.D. programme for students working on the same topics like MAOT.

The management of SAOT and MAOT is located in the same building and cooperaties closely.

SAOT supports doctoral candidates and postdocs on different levels with a bundle of instruments such as scholarships, research awards or the invitation of guest professors.

SAOT is part of the Initiative for Excellence of the German state which promotes top-class university research and establishes internationally high-level research centres in Germany.

Strong collaboration

MAOT and SAOT collaborate closely. This offers fascinating opportunities for MAOT students: