The Adlershof Technology Park

The Adlershof Technology Park belongs to the top 15 science parks worldwide. It is the most important science and business location in the capital region Berlin-Brandenburg and comprises renowned non-university research institutes, six institutes of the Humboldt University; about 1,200 companies and organisations and over 24,500 employees with a turnover of around 3.2 billion Euros. Modern innovation centres focus on five sectors of technologies: Photonics/Optics, Microsystems/Materials, IT/Media, Biotechnology/Environment and Renewable Energy/Photovoltaics.

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Our Technology Fields

Photonics / Optics

Our competencies cover the whole electromagnetic spectrum – from hard x-rays to radio waves.


Renewable Energy

Our key areas are thin-film photo­voltaics, advanced development of fuel cells, hydrogen production, grid integration and energy storage technology.


Biotechnology / Environment

We are one of the leading sites for bio­technology, pharma, analytics, environ­mental technology and life sciences in Berlin and Brandenburg.

IT / Media

In WISTA Technology and Innovation Centres standards are set in ambient intelligence, multimedia, traffic and logistics, security, health technology, and digital industry (Industry 4.0).

Microsystems / Materials

Our supply chain covers semi­con­duc­tor technology, MEMS, packaging, also calibration and system integration.


Analytic City

Fundamental research facilitates novel insights into nuclear and molecular processes in chemistry, physics, materials research, and life sciences.


Science and Research Adlershof

The Humboldt University’s mathematics and science campus at Adlershof hosts the Institutes for Chemistry, Geography, Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, and Psychology. Together with the internationally renowned non-university research organisations they form the unique Science Campus Adlershof, which accommodates over 9,000 scientists, research associates, and students.

Adlershof's key research areas: light, materials and models

  • Optical sciences and microsystem technology: light matter interaction // laser research and technology // synchrotron radiation // UV and x-ray technology // optical technology in transport and aerospace // microelectronics and optics // photonics and optoelectronics
  • Material science: materials for optics, photovoltaics, magnetic storage // molecular materials // nanomaterials // semiconductors and semiconductor materials // crystal growth // chemical analytics and catalysis
  • Mathematics, computer science and applications: applied analysis // analytical and geometric structures // software technology, simulation // virtual reality, brain-computer interfaces // financial mathematics


Sylvia Nitschke
WISTA Management GmbH
Corporate Communications

+49 30 6392-2238
+49 30 6392-2236

Prof. Dr. Caren Tischendorf
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Dean of the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences

+49 30 2093-45325

Dr. Ursula Westphal
Managing Director

+49 30 6392-3582
+49 30 6392-3584