"SpectraCure is an innovative medical technology company in Lund that develops systems for cancer therapy based on laser technology. Since the company was founded in 2003, we have benefitted greatly from the high level of competence in optics, laser and photonics at Lund University, which is both a source of expertise and an important recruiting ground for Master's projects and for hiring R&D staff. We highly appreciate the new Master's in Photonics at the Faculty of Engineering."
Johannes Swartling, CTO SpectraCure
“Since its founding in 2005, Gasporox has built a strong portfolio in sensors based on tunable diode laser absorption spectroscopy for applications in the food and pharmacological industry. Advanced photonics is essential for our business. A large part of our team has received their optics, photonics and lasers education at Lund University. We strongly support the new Photonics Master's programme at the Faculty of Engineering and hope for future recruitment opportunities.”
Märta Lewander Xu, CEO Gasporox
"PhotonicSweden is an economic association which was founded in 2011 in order to unify the Swedish optics and photonics community, including companies, R&D organisations, universities, and competence centers in order to strengthen the market. PhotonicSweden enables a stronger collaboration of industry and science in being the voice for the national and international community in optics and photonics.
We hope that the Photonics Master's programme at the Faculty of Engineering at Lund University is only the beginning of a tradition at Swedish universities in offering dedicated photonics programmes. We look forward to welcoming many of these students at our job-seeking initiatives which take place alongside our annual Optics & Photonics conferences.
In order to strengthen the access to skilled personnel for the Swedish and European optics and photonics industry, we strongly support the Photonics Master's programme at the Faculty of Engineering at Lund University."
Petra Bindig, CEO PhotonicSweden
"Veoneer designs and manufactures products and solutions for active safety, autonomous driving, occupant protection and brake control. Our purpose is to create trust in mobility. Veoneer is a new technology company that is building on a heritage of close to 70 years of automotive safety development and has 9 100 employees in 13 countries.
We are a world-wide leader in autotech, working with software, hardware and systems for active safety, such as, vision systems, radar, lidar, night vision, electronic controls, and human-machine interface.
Throughout the years we have successfully recruited many students that graduated from the Photonics programme at Lund, and we actively search for new talents."
Per Lind, Talent Acquisition Specialist Veoneer