Babcock Noell’s magnet technology division develops and manufactures superconducting magnet systems for research and development, particle accelerators, nuclear fusion, and industry. In addition, flywheel energy storage systems with superconducting bearings are built.

Babcock Noell GmbH
Dr. Wolfgang Walter (Council Member)


BNB is active in the field of E-Power Management with projects and activities along the Energy value chain in the field of power storage, power transmission and power use. A focus is the commercialization of superconductor wires manufactured at Deutsche Nanoschicht, a BNB subsidiary.

BASF New Business GmbH
Dr. Andreas Fuessl


Bruker EAS, as part of Bruker Energy and Superconductor Technologies, is a leading manufacturer and developer of high-performance low Tc superconductors for healthcare, research and high energy physics. High Tc tapes for high-field magnets are developed and produced at Bruker HTS.

Bruker EAS GmbH
Dr. Klaus Schlenga


CAN Superconductors is a leading European manufacturer of high Tc superconducting powders, granulates, bulk materials and components, with more than 20 years of market presence. The company is specialized in R&D and the production of YBCO and BSCCO-2223 materials.

Jan Plecháček (Council Member)


Columbus Superconductors as daughter company of ASG Superconductors is a world leader in magnesium diboride (MgB2) technology and the transformation into long, superconducting wires. The company is vertically integrated from R&D to production and to sales.

Columbus Superconductors S.p.A.
Dr. Gianni Grasso


Coated Conductor Cylinders (3-Cs) develops concepts and products for R&D in applications using high Tc superconducting films on proprietary cylindrical substrates. Idea of the concept is the fabrication of superconducting electrical machines with no physical winding process.

3-Cs Ltd.
Dr. Eamonn Maher


Danfysik provides high performance particle accelerators and related equipment for research, health care and industry globally. The company designs, manufactures, and installs, based on standard and customized components, subsystems and complete accelerator systems.

Danfysik A/S
Hennig Bach Christensen


Deutsche Nanoschicht as part of BASF New Business GmbH is a leading specialist for chemical coating technologies and for high Tc superconducting tapes in electrical engineering. Energy and material efficiency are guiding the way to products and technologies.

Deutsche Nanoschicht GmbH
Dr. Michael Bäcker (Chairperson of the Council)

ICAS is a leading company in the field of LTS cables production, mainly for nuclear fusion and research facilities. It is also involved in the development and manufacturing of HTS cables and small-to-medium size coils. A focus is on energy storage systems and high tech power applications.

ICAS S.C.r.l.
Dr. Luigi Muzzi


Luvata is a leading international metals supplier of solutions, services, components and materials. Manufacturing of low temperature superconductors as well as cryogenic grade copper hollow conductors and profiles is part of the portfolio.

Luvata Pori Oy
Dr. Antti Kilpinen


Nexans is a global player in the cable industry. Nexans SuperConductors develops, manufactures and markets HTS Fault Current Limiters for grid protection while HTS Power Cables are engineered and fabricated at the mother company Nexans Deutschland.

Nexans SuperConductors GmbH
Frank Schmidt


Oerlikon is a globally leading company in the field of surface solutions, manmade fibers, drive systems and vacuum generation. Under the Oerlikon Leybold Vacuum brand, the Vacuum Segment offers a broad range of fore- and high-vacuum pumps and related accessories.

Oerlikon Leybold Vacuum Dresden GmbH
Dieter Müller


PRO TechConsult has more than 25 years of experience in the Helium business. The company´s focus is on optimized supply and handling of liquid and gaseous He with a specialization on recovery, recycling and the reduction of process losses in any type of application.

PRO TechConsult
Matthias Bohn


Siemens is a global technology company following the paths of electrification, automation and digitalization. Producing energy-efficient, sustainable solutions, Siemens is also looking into superconductor technologies e.g. in rotating machines, grid applications & healthcare.

Siemens AG
Dr. Tabea Arndt (Council Member)


THEVA with 20 years’ experience in coating technology and equipment engineering, stands for a unique approach in superconductor production, now also used for high Tc tapes. Theva´s inspection tools for quality management are a popular brand in the superconductor industry.

THEVA Dünnschichttechnik GmbH
Dr. Werner Prusseit