The Optics Laboratory

The EPFL’s Optics Laboratory carries out multi-disciplinary research on linear and non-linear multimode fibers, imaging through complex scattering media, laser tissue ablation, cochlear imaging, optical diffusion tomography, holography, opto-fluidics, electrochemistry and hydrogen production, and deep learning for optical imaging.


Marilisa becomes Dr. Marilisa
Doing away with membranes from the chloralkali process [1]
The Optics Laboratory writes 3D flexible waveguides in PDMS [1] [2] [3] [4]
The 2018 Optics Laboratory Christmas tree lighting ceremony
Morteza becomes Dr. Morteza
The Optics Laboratory Learns to See through 1km multimode optical fibers [1] [2] [3]
Journée des Classes 2018: The Optics Laboratory introduces the next generation of scientists to ‘Lasers and Liquids’ [Link]
50 Years of Fourier Optics: The Optics Laboratory celebrates the 50th anniversary of Goodman’s classic textbook [Link]



Prof. Demetri Psaltis
Professor of Optics
phone +41 21 69-37795
[email protected]

Silke Jan
phone +41 21 69-37798
[email protected]

Sabrina Martone
phone +41 21 69-35185
[email protected]

Postal address

Optics Laboratory
Station 17
CH-1015 Lausanne VD

How to find us: EPFL-LO