Foundation history

In 2009, Particular emerged as a limited company from Laser Zentrum Hannover (LZH), a large non-profit laser institute in northern Germany that has been involved in research projects in the fields of laser development and laser applications since 1986. The Nanomaterials Group at LZH has been developing methods to generate nanoparticles by laser ablation in liquids for different applications in cooperation with industrial partners since 2004.

Particular is the first company worldwide to apply laser ablation in liquids for the industrial production of colloids because of its unique material variety and the high purity of the colloids.