The “Leibniz-Institut für Kristallzüchtung (IKZ)” in Berlin / Adlershof is the international state-of-the-art competence center for science & technology as well as service & transfer for innovations in and by crystalline materials. The R&D spectrum thereby ranges from basic over applied research activities up to pre-industrial research tasks. Crystalline materials are key technology enabling components to provide electronic and photonic solution for today´s and future challenges in society like artificial intelligence (communication, mobility etc.), energy (renewable energies, power conversion etc.) as well as health (medical diagnosis, modern surgical instruments etc.).


Leibniz-Institut für Kristallzüchtung
Max-Born-Straße 2
12489 Berlin
T +49 30 63 92 - 3001

Prof. Thomas Schröder

Managing Director:
Dr Nicole Münnich

Public Relations:
Stefanie Grüber