EQUIPMENT & SERVICES

Everything needed in one place

Work with the best – and with the best equipment. Photonics Center’s modern shared equipment as well as high-quality measurement and processing systems guarantee an excellent operating environment. In addition to this, expert services from advanced manufacturing & measuring, large-scale industrial project coordination, customized research and marketing communications to Business Joensuu’s comprehensive accelerator services help companies to step-up their operations and find new business opportunities. Photonics Center enables companies to focus on creating phenomenal innovations of the future – without worrying about high investments on equipment.

Business facilities for rent

  • Clean room
  • Laboratory
  • R&D
  • Pilot production
  • Office
  • Showroom & pop-up

Expert Services

  • Advanced manufacturing & measuring
  • Large-scale industrial project coordination
  • Elite team – customized research
  • Equipment rental
  • Customized training
  • Communications & marketing

Business Services

  • Coaching
  • Funding
  • Acceleration
  • Recruitment

Equipment for rent

ProCam® Align Smart
The ProCam® Align Smart is a premium solution for optimizing the optical performance of camera modules through active alignment.
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EQUIPMENT & SERVICES

Everything needed in one place

Work with the best – and with the best equipment. Photonics Center’s modern shared equipment as well as high-quality measurement and processing systems guarantee an excellent operating environment. In addition to this, expert services from advanced manufacturing & measuring, large-scale industrial project coordination, customized research and marketing communications to Business Joensuu’s comprehensive accelerator services help companies to step-up their operations and find new business opportunities. Photonics Center enables companies to focus on creating phenomenal innovations of the future – without worrying about high investments on equipment.

Business facilities for rent

  • Clean room
  • Laboratory
  • R&D
  • Pilot production
  • Office
  • Showroom & pop-up

Expert Services

  • Advanced manufacturing & measuring
  • Large-scale industrial project coordination
  • Elite team – customized research
  • Equipment rental
  • Customized training
  • Communications & marketing

Business Services

  • Coaching
  • Funding
  • Acceleration
  • Recruitment

Equipment for rent

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RESEARCH AND TRAINING

Access to talents

Photonics Center provides the continuing photonics education from vocational to doctoral studies adapted to meet the company’s needs. The location within the Institute of Photonics at the University of Eastern Finland guarantees excellent opportunities for research cooperation and top professionals. The collaborative operating environment spreads topical information and know-how between individuals, companies and educational institutions of the industry.

University of Eastern Finland

The unique Institute of Photonics boasts world-class facilities and provides education from summer courses and day trainings to doctoral studies in close collaboration with businesses.

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Karelia University of Applied Sciences

Karelia UAS provides bachelor’s degree education, continuing education, expert services as well as product development and testing in the field of photonics. Education and development environment has been specifically designed to meet the needs of the manufacturing industry.

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Riveria

Versatile and practical vocational continuing education to meet the constantly growing labour needs in the field of photonics.

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FACILITIES

Brand-new 
photonics hub

Explore state of the art facilities for photonics – a combination of business, collaboration and research under the same roof – opening in 2021. Photonics Center is an infrastructure where experts, equipment and tailored services meet and unite towards a brighter future. The newly built facilities support co-operation and enable the rental use of clean rooms, laboratories and office facilities, all in the same location. Ensure your place in this unique photonics ecosystem to grow and develop your business.

Photonics Facilities

SHOWROOM

Experience the newest photonics innovations

Photonics Center’s Showroom is an engaging experience, which not only spreads the word of latest innovations but also serves as a meeting place. Display your newest products or host an event – versatile space transforms to your company’s needs and suits variety of occasions. Showroom offers your company a one-of-a-kind opportunity to showcase your expertise and increase the company awareness, while connecting with professionals in the field.

Business premises

  • Clean room
  • Labs
  • Offices

Manufacturing Services

Business Services

  • Coaching
  • Funding
  • Acceleration

COMPANIES

A valuable community of photonics pioneers

Photonics Center supports photonics companies in business development, capital acquisition, co-marketing and networking. The center helps companies to promote innovations both on national and international level and find new partners to increase growth. Together, the photonics-based companies, educational institutions and development organizations form an international hub, attracting companies making use of photonics – a key enabling technology around the world.

With over 50 years of experience, photonics is one of the top industries in Joensuu region and the ecosystem built around the industry is highly developed – all actors in the community bring their own expertise to the table. Cooperation is vital for the ecosystem’s functionality, which is why Photonics Center supports it in a completely new way, making it easier for professionals to unite.