Welcome to OpticSense

Innovations in Photonics for Research & Development, Engineering Services, Sensors and Instruments in the fields of wind energy and environmental sensing.


  • 14 September 2016:
    Two Whirlwind 1 wind lidars taken down from a Siemens SWT-3.6-120 turbine in RIFFGAT offshore wind farm after five months of successful operation.
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  • 15 August 2016:
    MOSES buoy recovered in the RIFFGAT offshore wind farm, after deployment on 31 March for measuring time series of air and seawater temperatures. It was the fourth buoy operated in this wind farm.
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Wind Turbine with Lidar
Wind turbine graph courtesy: DOTI

OpticSense GmbH was founded in 2015 as a spin-off from
the Marine Physics Research Group, Institute of Physics,
Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg, Germany.
           University of Oldenburg