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RP Photonics
Consulting GmbH
Technical consulting services on lasers, nonlinear optics, fiber optics etc.
Profit from the knowledge and experience of a top expert!
Powerful simulation and design software.
Make computer models in order to get a comprehensive understanding of your devices!
Success comes from understanding – be it in science or in industrial development.
The famous Encyclopedia of Laser Physics and Technology – available online for free!
The ideal place for finding suppliers for many photonics products.
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Competent technical support for your business!
Here you get an overview on our services.
Here you get the basic facts on RP Photonics Consulting GmbH.
Learn here the topical areas in which RP Photonics offers technical consultancy.
RP Photonics offers interesting services for manufacturers and users, investors and funding agencies, communications and advertising experts.
RP Photonics is selling licenses for simulation & design software and also offers individual developments.
Check our publications – e.g., our high-quality online tutorials and books!
Find news on our activities here.
In 2014, RP Photonics celebrates its 10-year anniversary!
For copyright issues, our philosophy and technical remarks, look here.
We offer two high-quality newsletters – the Photonics Spotlight and the RP Software News – get them!
Here you find out how to contact us, what is our bank account, VAT number, etc.
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The Company – Basic Facts

RP Photonics Consulting GmbH is an independent and privately owned company, providing competent technical consulting services in the area of photonics. The topical areas include lasers and amplifiers, nonlinear optics, fiber optics, ultrashort pulses, multilayer optics, fluctuations and noise. The main customer groups are

RP Photonics is owned and run by the founder himself, Dr. Rüdiger Paschotta. He is committed to highest professional standards in all respects, and regularly receives a very high level of customer satisfaction.

RP Photonics does not buy or sell any hardware (e.g. lasers and optics), and gives independent advice concerning such hardware. The company does not run a laser laboratory, but has various contacts with companies and laboratories where joint development projects including the fabrication of prototypes are possible.

Note that RP Photonics Consulting GmbH is not recruiting staff. (No applications please!)

Basic Data

The address: RP Photonics Consulting GmbH, Waldstr. 17, 78073 Bad Dürrheim, Germany (see also: contact information, including bank account data).

Founder and executive: Dr. Rüdiger Paschotta.

Trade register number: HRB 706010; register court: Amtsgericht Freiburg i. Br.

VAT number: DE274664441

The company was founded in 2004, originally in Zürich, Switzerland. (In 2014 we had the 10-year anniversary!) In 2010, RP Photonics moved to Bad Dürrheim.

Why Work with Exactly this Consulting Firm?

  • because it has a particularly high technical competence (see e.g. the publications of the founder)
  • because it is committed to highest standards, also particularly concerning very high reliability and a fair treatment of business partners
  • because it promotes the customer's benefit in a most flexible manner

Try out: the first small project will show you how much you can profit from RP Photonics as your partner. RP Photonics regularly achieves a very high level of customer satisfaction.