The European Society of Thin Films (EFDS) is a non-profit scientific research society in the plasma-enhanced deposition and vacuum coating industry.

The European Society of Thin Films promotes close collaboration between industrial enterprises and research institutions and supports research activities and the application of plasma surface engineering and thin-film technologies in practice. We highly value your co-operation in achieving these objectives!

 
Members of EFDS, namely companies, research institutions and individuals, are active in the fields of
  • Process development
  • Plant engineering
  • Materials science
  • Commercial coating, or
  • other surface engineering applications.

Currently, members come from Germany, Austria, Liechtenstein, France, Belgium, Greece, Spain, Denmark, the USA, Switzerland and the Netherlands. Their common goals and objectives have brought them together.

 

Upcoming Events

Workshop: "Nasschemische Reinigung für das Beschichten – Optimal beherrschen!" - Filmische Verunreinigung als Qualitätskriterium -

am 22.01.2015

in Dresden

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Workshop: Morphologie und Mikrostruktur Dünner Schichten und deren Beeinflussung

am 12.03.2015

in Dresden

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Workshop: Entschichtung, Recycling, Wiederaufbereitung

am 29.04.2015

in Dresden

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Plasma Germany - Frühjahrssitzung 2015

am 11.05.2015 - 12.05.2015

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16. Wörlitzer Workshop "Isolations- und Barriereschichten für funktionelle Anwendungen"

am 15.06.2015 - 16.06.2015

in Wörlitz

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EFDS Mitgliederversammlung

am 24.11.2015

in Dresden

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