Welcome to SurFunction GmbH

Your contact for functional surfaces

The company is a spin-off from the Steinbeis research center Material Engineering Center Saarland (MECS).

In 2019, the SurFunction team, then still MECS, won the Löhn prize for the best technological transfer performance of the year together with TE Connectivity.

The video related to the award gives you a first insight into the technology of SurFunction GmbH, especially in the area of electrical connectors.

Our services

Expand your technological leadership and benefit from cost-efficient,
multi-scale surface structures that are modeled on living nature


xDLIP Feasibility

Your product can do more. SurFunction checks the feasibility and shows the effects of surface functionalization directly on your product.


xDLIP Pre-Series

Take the next step. SurFunction accompanies the entire development process from prototyping to the pre-series system to series production.

xDLIP Series

Utilize your technological advantage. SurFunction supports the integration of the xDLIP module into your production or offers a comprehensive enhancement service


SurFunction offers a new type of laser technology, called xDLIP, for fast, precise and non-contact surface functionalization of your products.

Laser interference

Laser structuring

Surface treatment

Fields of Application

Experience the versatility of the xDLIP technology and get more information about its advantages.

Electrical contacts



Plagiarism protection

Further fields of application



Big changes start small

Contact the team of experts at SurFunction GmbH. We would be happy to advise you on how to start the next generation of your products with xDLIP.