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After more than six years of hard work the final countdown for the space payload GeReLEO-SMART is in sight. The last tests were completed...

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The satellite payload GeReLEO-SMART has almost completed its test campaign and is currently at IABG in Ottobrunn, Germany for EMC testing.

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The flight hardware of the satellite payload GeReLEO-SMART to be launched in the German Heinrich-Hertz-Satellite has survived without damage the...

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The team of the IHF consists of more than 25 members! One can find the contact details here.


The IHF has an extensive equipment to perform its work in research and teaching.

Booster Club

Association for the Promotion of High-Frequency Engineering in Aachen supports concerns of the institute and its staff free of regulatory constraints and maintains the contact with alumni and industrial sponsors of the Institute. Get more Information.

FHR Forschungsgruppe Aachen

Direkt beim IHF ist die Forschungsgruppe Aachen des Fraunhofer-Instituts für Hochfrequenztechnik und Radartechnik (FHR) angesiedelt. Dies ermöglicht eine enge Kooperation sowie einen intensiven wissenschaftlichen Austausch zwischen beiden Forschungseinrichtungen. Mehr erfahren.

Amateur Radio

At the IHF there is a amateur radio station run by an active group of staff, student and external enthusiast.


Das IHF blickt auf eine mehr als 60-jährige Geschichte zurück. Erfahren Sie mehr über die Gründung und der Weiterentwicklung des Instituts bis heute. Mehr erfahren.

Tube Collection

The Institute of High Frequency Technology hosts a large collection of electron tubes in the foyer of its building.

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