About Midel Photonics

Midel Photonics GmbH was founded in May 2022 and emerged from research in the "ML4Q" Cluster of Excellence at the University of Bonn. With its innovative laser beam shaping technology, the company solves highly topical problems in laser material processing and enables highly efficient laser systems. The founders were supported by EXIST research transfer funding from the BMWK, NRW.BANK, the High-Tech.NRW network, the enaCom transfer center at the University of Bonn and the RWTH Aachen incubation program. The founding team consists of David Dung, Frederik Wolf, Christian Wahl, Christopher Grossert.

Press releases

19. December 2023

Next-generation laser technology: Midel Photonics secures EUR 1 million in seed funding

Targeted shaping of laser beams is an increasingly important topic in manufacturing. Many processing steps rely on lasers and are reaching their limits. Bonn-based startup Midel Photonics solves this problem with an innovative laser beam shaping solution. Midel Photonics successfully closes EUR 1 million seed financing round led by HTGF. The financing round is strengthened by angel investments from several industry experts, including Thomas Merk and Dr. Markus Dilger. With the n

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Dr. David Dung, Co-Founder and Managing Director


Midel Photonics GmbH
Maarstr. 96
53227 Bonn

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29. Nov 2023

Dr. Nils Lang

Investment Manager