Welcome to OpticSense

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


  • 1 August 2017:
    New company address:
    Brummerforth 1
    D-26160 Bad Zwischenahn

  • 26 July 2017:
    Fraunhofer IPM, Freiburg, Germany, places an order for a Whirlwind 1 wind lidar

  • 12 June 2017:
    ForWind contracts OpticSense to operate Moses buoys in the offshore wind farm Global Tech 1.

  • 24 April 2017:
    OpticSense has been awarded a contract to design and build a Wind Lidar Scanner for Stuttgart Wind Energy, University of Stuttgart.

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