Scanning Probe Technology for Soft Matter and Life Sciences
JPK Instruments AG is a leading manufacturer of nano-analytical instruments - particularly based on atomic force microscope (AFM) and optical tweezers systems - for life sciences and soft matter applications.
We combine the highest technical skills with visionary applications. Our work applies nanotechnology in ways to provide solutions to challenges facing researchers in life sciences and soft matter today. Driven by inspiration and ambition, it is our conviction that only the best tools are good enough for the research of life. We are listening with the ear of a scientist in detail to the current challenges of our customers and find individual solutions for individual problems. This is how we understand our business.
We are a very open company, looking all the time for collaborations with top researchers to address together new application fields. If we design a new product we never make compromises. Premium quality, originality, innovation and precision with a commitment to German traditional engineering are key values for our work.
JPK employs an interdisciplinary and international team of specialists from software development to engineering from cell biology to physics, from business administration to manufacturing. All of them share the same passion to develop state-of-the-art instruments and deliver personalized service. We offer a playground for creative people and we are convinced that playing in a team and personal freedom are combinable. One of our core values is taking responsibility for what we do, especially for our customers, our staff, our partners and the people around us. Fair play is another essential value for us in the daily business life with customers and competition.
We work with many of the world's leading research institutions sharing news and views through presentations at conferences and in an increasing number of scientific publications. This is exemplified by the NanoBioVIEWS™ platform of international workshops and symposia hosted by us. By providing a means of sharing information on research and applications, we hope to create a forum for the curious, the inquisitive through freedom of expression to acquire knowledge to inspire our future plans for development.
JPK Instruments has one goal: Giving the customers dealing with problems on the nanoscale the best instruments and best services for their needs. We bridge the worlds of nanotechnology tools and life science applications with cutting-edge technology and unique applications expertise.
How to reach this ambitious goal? We believe strongly that success comes only by listening to the needs of customers in detail to develop an understanding of their challenges and providing a reliable and innovative solution. The JPK development team works in collaboration with an international network of leading scientists and industry experts to develop premium class instruments. And as a qualified and reliable partner, we help our customers apply our technologies to their research - worldwide.