Prof. Gross's research deals with optical systems, their design, modelling, simulation and performance evaluation. In particular, his research interests include:
Prof. Gross ́s teaching activities aim to provide young developing scientists the practical knowledge to design and simulate optical systems. He gives courses in:
Due to the practical approach of his teaching, he also holds seminars and courses for professionals in the field of optical design.
In Prof. Gross's research group, realistic lens design and simulation techniques are performed with the help of several commercial software packages and using their own tools: