Karsten Koenig

Saarland University

Karsten König is Full Professor and Head of the Department of Biophotonics and Laser Technologies at the Saarland University. He is also founder and president of the company JenLab GmbH. He gained the PhD degree in physics and habilitation degree in cell biology from the University Jena. Prof. König published about 500 scientific papers in the field of biophotonics and laser material processing and pioneered fluorescence lifetime imaging, femtosecond laser nanoprocessingincluding laser transfection, and clinical multiphoton tomography.