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This year, the DGKK Workshop on Epitaxy of III-V Compounds is organized jointly by the Optoelectronics and the Nanophotonics & Nanomaterials groups at the University of Paderborn.

The workshop will take place on the 6th & the 7th of December 2018.

This meeting will continue the successful series of workshops which in the past years were held in Freiburg (2017), Duisburg (2016) and Göttingen (2015).

The workshop is devoted to the exchange of know-how and experience concerning all topics related to MOCVD and MBE.

Thus, scientific contributions are as welcome as contributions addressing technical aspects or specific problems and challenges.

Please download the Call for Papers/Workshop Flyer here.

All topics related to the epitaxy of III-V semiconductors (MOVPE, MBE, HVPE,...) are welcome, e.g.:

  • Nanostructures and Quantum Dots,
  • Semiconductor Surfaces,
  • Heteroepitaxy,
  • Light Emitters,
  • New Epitaxial tasks,
  • Nitride,
  • Arsenides,
  • Phosphides, Antimonides.

Those who want to contribute a talk are asked to send a one-sided abstract to the conference e-mail adress

A template is found here.

The preliminary scientific program can be downloaded here.

Invited speakers (confirmed):


  • M. Eickhoff :
    "Group III-nitride nanowires as nanophotonic probes for chemical and biochemical surface processes"
  • M. Kneissl :
    "Advances in AlGaN materials for deep UV light emitting diodes"
  • A. Waag et al.:
    "3D GaN architectures: a potential platform for "perfect" GaN ?"
  • The workshop will take place on the 6th & the 7th of December 2018.
  • Abstract submission Deadline: 30. Oct. 2018.
    A template is found here.
    Please send a one-side abstract to the conference e-mail: dgkk2018(at)uni-paderborn(dot)de.

  • Registration:
    Early-bird fee: 105 € (until 30.10.2018)
    Regular Fee: 130€

  • Please use this registration form.

Please wire-transfer the conference fee to this account:

Account holder Universitaet Paderborn
IBAN DE55472601218747040000
Bank name Volksbank Paderborn-Hoexter-Detmold
3030207602 + Your Name


The workshop language is English.

The workshop will be held at the University of Paderborn:

University of Paderborn
Building „O“
Warburger Str. 100
D-33098 Paderborn

Please see the local area map for details.


How to get there

By car:

Use the Autobahn A33, exit Paderborn-Zentrum.

By public transport:

The central station „Paderborn Hbf“ is served by IC-trains and DB-regio lines that connect Paderborn with Hamm and Kassel Hbf, where all major ICE-connections can be made. From Paderborn Hbf, use Line 4 vs. „Dahl“, Line 9 to „Kaukenberg“, or Line 68 to „Schöne Aussicht“. All these lines stop at „Uni/Südring“ or „Uni/Schöne Aussicht“, from where the workshop venue can be reached. A local area map is to be found on the workshop homepage.

By air:

The airport Paderborn /Lippstadt is located in 20km distance. From the airport the central station can be reached by the bus lines 400 or 460 towards „Paderborn Hbf“.

B&B Hotel

Close to the main station.
Price: (Single room + breakfast) starting at 56,50€

Bahnhofstr. 31 | 33102 Paderborn
Tel.: 05251/69300 | 

Ibis City Hotel

Close to the city center.
Price: (Single room + breakfast) starting at 64,57€

Paderwall 1-5 | 33102 Paderborn
Tel.: 05251/1245 |

Hotel Zur Mühle

In the city center.
Price: (Single room + breakfast) starting at 80,00€.

Mühlenstr. 2 | 33098 Paderborn
Tel.: 05251/10750 |

Hotel Aspethera

In the city center.
Price: (Single room + breakfast) starting at 84,00€.

Am Busdorf 7 | 33098 Paderborn
Tel. 05251/2888-100 |

Galerie Hotel Abdinghof

Near the "Paderquellgebiet".
Price: (Single room + breakfast) starting at 75,00€

Bachstr. 1 | 33098 Paderborn
Tel. 05251/12240 |

Welcome Hotel

Close to the "Paderwiesen" and the "Schützenhof" (location of conference dinner).
Price: (Single room + breakfast) starting at 93,00€

Fürstenweg 13 | 33102 Paderborn
Tel. 05251/28800 |

Arosa/Best Western Hotel

Near the city center.
Price: (Single room + breakfast) starting at 95,00€

Westernmauer 38 | 33102 Paderborn
Tel. 05251/1280 |

Further accomodation options

More hotels and further accomodation options can be found under

Apart from the scientific contributions there will be an industry exhibition, which will give companies the opportunity to present their products and services. The exhibition area is located next to the hall for oral presentations.

For further details please contact Prof. Dr. Dirk Reuter.

On the evening of the 6th, a workshop banquet will be held in the Andreas-Ferrari Hall at the “Schützenhof” to foster informal information exchange between the participants.

A bus transfer from the University Campus to the Schützenhof will be organized. No bus transfer back to the university will be offered since the “Schützenhof” is located in walking distance to almost all hotels.

Participants using their own car find the Schützenhof by entering the following address into the navigation system:  Wilhelm-Kaufmann-Allee 1

  • Prof. Dr. D. J. As
  • Prof. Dr. C. Meier
  • Prof. Dr. D. Reuter

Please use the contact E-mail:

Please contact Prof. Dr. Dirk Reuter for sponsoring opportunities.

Please use this registration form.

Conference fee

Early-bird fee 105€ (until 30th of October)
Regular fee 130€

Due to the rapidly approaching workshop, we can only process on-site cash payment from now on.

Registrations are nevertheless still possible.


Contact information:

Prof. Dr. Donat As