CD6 News CD6 News Tue, 22 Jan 2019 13:03:10 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 ENCAP Hybtronics - Encapsulated of electro-optical devices Under the funding program Retos-Collaboration (RTC-2015-3954-8) of the Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness, the Project ENCAP developed by the National Centre for Microelectronics of the CSIC, the company Hybtronics Microsystems, and CD6 from the Technical University of Catalonia, enters its ... Tue, 13 Nov 2018 23:00:00 +0100 PRODUCTE - Micro-injection machine for Photonic Integrated Circuits encapsulation with optical ... Under the funding of the program Convocatòria d’Industria del Coneixement for the year 2016, Modalitat B, Producte, of the Agencia de Gestió d’Ajuts Universitaris i de Recerca, the project closes the first 12 months as a key period of its ... Sun, 11 Nov 2018 23:00:00 +0100 ECOGRAB: Desarrollo de un sistema industrial de grabación de redes de ... ECOGRAB Project, under the funding program RETOS-Colaboración (RTC-2016-5277-5) and developed by Fagor Automation, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Centro de Estudios e Investigaciones Técnicas de Gipuzkoa (CEIT), Snelloptics and CD6 UPC, is focused on replace a manufacturing system for linear encoders ... Thu, 01 Nov 2018 23:00:00 +0100 PLEXOF: Development of a novel process of manufacture by sprayed to obtain photochromic beam ... Under the financing of the RETOS-Colaboracion program (RTC-2016-5526-8) of the Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness, the PLEXOF project developed by the L'Urederra technology center, the Navarre Technology Company of Nanoproducts (TECNAN), the CD6 UPC and lead by the company SnellOptics ... Mon, 15 Oct 2018 22:00:00 +0100 Tear film stability assessment by corneal reflex image degradation A new method for tear film break up detection has been proposed by a team of CD6 researchers. The method is based on the degradation of corneal reflex images caused by dry spots. This technique could be used for dry ... Tue, 18 Sep 2018 22:00:00 +0100 Novel System for Measuring the Scattering of the Cornea and the Lens On Friday, July 13th, 2018, at the Auditorium Joan Salvadó of the University Center of Vision, Pau Santos defended his doctoral thesis entitled "Novel System for Measuring the Scattering of the Cornea and the Lens". This project has been funded ... Sun, 15 Jul 2018 22:00:00 +0100 Tommaso Alterini awarded with 2018 SPIE Student Prize The CD6 predoctoral researcher Tommaso Alterini has received the 2018 SPIE Student Prize for the most outstanding contribution in the color area. This scientifical contribution was presented at the XII Reunión Nacional de Óptica held in Castellón and granted by ... Thu, 05 Jul 2018 22:00:00 +0100 Progress in skin cancer diagnosis using multispectral imaging In skin cancer lesions, chromophores such as melanin, hemoglobin, and water might differ among tumors of different etiologies. These differences can be clinically identified when a lesion changes its color, increases its size or thickness, and gets an unusual texture or ... Sun, 03 Jun 2018 22:00:00 +0100 Device and strategy for Surface Energy Measurement On Thursday, March 15th, 2018, Noemí Dominguez presented her PhD Thesis titled “Device and strategy for Surface Energy Measurement”. This work has been framed within the Industrial Doctorate program of the Catalonian Government (Project 2014 DI 047) and has been ... Sun, 11 Mar 2018 23:00:00 +0100 SGR recognition On February 5th, 2018, the results of the call to support the research groups that carry out R&D activities in Catalonia with the aim of promoting their activity and the scientific, economic and social impact, as well as promoting the ... Mon, 05 Feb 2018 23:00:00 +0100 Lens-based technologies to study accommodation and refraction Next Friday, January 19, 2018 at 11:30 am Carlos Otero Molins will present his PhD thesis titled "Lens-based technologies to study accommodation and refraction" in the Joan Salvadó Auditorium of the Vision Universitary Center (CUV) in Terrassa . His thesis supervisors ... Mon, 15 Jan 2018 23:00:00 +0100 Europe’s age of light! How photonics will power growth and innovation The Photonics21 Vision Paper "Europe's Age of Light! How photonics will power growth and innovation" presents the vision of the European photonics community for 2030. The report was prepared as outcome of 8 thematic strategy workshops with the European photonics ... Mon, 04 Dec 2017 23:00:00 +0100 PICEO - New micro-injection manufacturing process for photonics integrated circuits (PIC) Integrated photonic circuits (PIC) play a key role in almost any activity. These components are better known as LEDs, fiber optics, etc. Its economic impact is huge since they are present in the industry, health, transport, lighting and many other ... Sun, 05 Nov 2017 23:00:00 +0100 Santiago Royo elected SPIE Senior Member Santiago Royo, researcher and director of the CD6, has been elected Senior Member of SPIE for his achievements in optomechanical engineering and sensors. More information on the SPIE website. Sun, 20 Aug 2017 22:00:00 +0100 Patent filed for the measurement of the tear film The CD6 has filed a patent application for a new method to measure the dynamics of the tear film developed within the project "Tear film evaluation with speckle interferometry". The research that has led to these results has received funding from ... Tue, 04 Jul 2017 22:00:00 +0100 Photonics for Blue Growth The Fotonica21 Platform organizes the Photonics for Blue Growth event, within the framework of Optoel2017 (10th National Optoelectronic Meeting), which will present the latest developments and trends in photonics applied to the marine environment. The day will include a forum ... Sun, 02 Jul 2017 22:00:00 +0100 Photonic Ventures Incubation Program Terrassa City Council and the Technical University of Catalonia (UPC) have opened the first call of the Photonics Ventures Incubation Program. The program, fostered by CD6-UPC, aims to promote new business ideas that require the use of photonic technologies at ... Thu, 15 Jun 2017 22:00:00 +0100 QPO Lenses awarded in the Fem Industria Prize Last June 1st was held in the Auditorium Pompeu Fabra of the College of Industrial Engineers of Catalonia the awards ceremony of the 8th call for the contest Fem Industria. QPO Lenses, a spin-off company from CD6-UPC and EURECAT, has ... Thu, 01 Jun 2017 22:00:00 +0100 CD6 participates in The Annual Meeting of the Association for Research in Vision and ... CD6 researchers participated in the The Annual Meeting of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) 2017 presenting the results of recent studies conducted in field of vision. This last convention, one of the most important worldwide, was ... Fri, 19 May 2017 22:00:00 +0100 Photonics for Automotive: Lighting the Future The Spanish Technology Platform for Photonics (Fotónica21), through its secretaries at CD6 and AIMEN, organizes the event Photonics for Automotive: Lighting the Future, that will take place the next 18th May 2017 in the Montjuic venue of the Fira Barcelona. The ... Thu, 27 Apr 2017 22:00:00 +0100