CD6 News CD6 News Wed, 06 Jul 2022 02:17:05 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 CD6 and FOOT are hosting the 13th National Color Congress, June 29th - July 1st The National Color Congress will bring together international experts from different disciplines, who will donate to bring to light the latest advances in the study of color in fields such as scientific research, health, education, architecture, food or industry, among ... Mon, 20 Jun 2022 22:00:00 +0100 Visit of Professor Sandra Franco The researcher Sandra Franco, professor at the Universidade do Minho (Braga, Portugal), has made a short stay at the CD6 on June 14, 15 and 16, 2022, in order to learn about the capabilities and lines of research of the ... Wed, 15 Jun 2022 22:00:00 +0100 Demo center on advanced imaging Next July 14th, CD6 is hosting a Demo Center on Advanced Imaging Techniques. The event, which will take place at the CD6 facilities and will be conducted by Santiago Royo and Meritxell Vilaseca, is part of the European PhotonHub platform. If ... Wed, 01 Jun 2022 22:00:00 +0100 The CD6-UPC will participate in the construction of the largest telescope in the world The UPC CD6 will take part in the construction of the Extremely Large Telescope (ELT), which will be the largest telescope in the world. The construction of the ELT approved by the European Southern Observatory (ESO) in 2012 is expected ... Wed, 25 May 2022 22:00:00 +0100 Yann Amoroux visits CD6 Yann Amoroux, European Director of OPTICA (formerly Optical Society of America), visited CD6. Wie had the opportinity to discuss to talk with him about topics related to photonic technologies and the R&D and technology transfer activities in industry that take place ... Mon, 16 May 2022 22:00:00 +0100 ACTPHAST4R: Accelerating Photonics Deployment via one Stop Shop Advanced Technology Access for ... The ACTPHAST4R project offers a unique and organized way to access 200 of the top 24 experts and technologies in Europe's leading photonics research institutes, covering the entire value chain with the aim of accelerating the development of prototypes and ... Sun, 01 May 2022 22:00:00 +0100 Ophthalmic instrument based on the degradation of the corneal reflex for the evaluation of the ... The tear film is the first surface of the eye that is in contact with air. When its normal function is altered, the dry eye appears, a disease with a high prevalence, of up to 30%, and which today requires ... Mon, 04 Apr 2022 22:00:00 +0100 Improving efficiency of integrated pest control using photonics engineering Nowadays, there are very harmful insect pests for fruit crops, which need to be accurately monitored to extinguish them in time. CD6 has successfully completed the development of the AUTOMATIC HYPERSPECTRAL PEST COUNTER, a system based on multispectral imaging technology, ... Thu, 24 Mar 2022 23:00:00 +0100 International Colour Day International Colour Day (ICD) is celebrated on 21st March every year. International Colour Association adopted ICD in 2009.  On, this day, people participate in various colour related  activities such as art exhibitions, meetings, contests, workshops. Professor Meritxell Vilaseca, researcher at ... Wed, 16 Mar 2022 23:00:00 +0100 MISTED: Multimodal imaging for vision through turbid media Light propagation in turbid and complex media has been a traditional source of interest in photonics research, due to the promise of seeing previously undetectable features of scenes. The recent industrial trend towards automated vehicles and advanced robotics in industry ... Mon, 03 Jan 2022 23:00:00 +0100 Outcomes of the ‘3D Skin Tumour Analyzer’ project The '3D skin tumour analyser' project has been carried out at the CD6 centre by the optical metrology group with experience in 3D structured light technologies, within the framework of the call for grants IdC 2019 - Producte of AGAUR ... Wed, 22 Dec 2021 23:00:00 +0100 XIII Congreso National Color Congress (29th-30th de June and 1st de July de 2022) Next summer a new edition of the National Color Congress will bring together professionals and academics from numerous fields such as architecture, psychology, food, industry, biomedicine and education to share the latest advances in the field of Color. The event ... Sun, 12 Dec 2021 23:00:00 +0100 New scientific equipment for CD6 The CD6 of the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya · BarcelonaTech (UPC) will expand, through funding from the Call for Scientific and Technical Equipment of the Spanish Research Agency, its equipment for the rapid prototyping of optical and photonics devices (Photon-FAB ... Wed, 01 Dec 2021 23:00:00 +0100 Mapsi Photonics and Inmersia Computers distinguished Mapsi Photonics and Inmersia Computers are two of the startups that have been recognized among the 50 most emerging companies in Catalonia. They stand out for their differential character and innovative value, for their social impact and for the involvement ... Sat, 27 Nov 2021 23:00:00 +0100 The TECNIO Association is created The TECNIO Association, set up on 8th November, is made up of the 59 research groups that currently hold the TECNIO accreditation granted by ACCIÓ, a seal that identifies technology developers in Catalonia to facilitate their connection with companies. The aim ... Wed, 10 Nov 2021 23:00:00 +0100 Professor Janis Spigulis visits CD6 During November 2021, Professor Janis Spigulis will be visiting CD6 to deepen research collaboration between both groups. Professor Spigulis works at the Department of Physics of the University of Latvia, is Fellow of SPIE and leads the Biophotonics Laboratory. His background ... Thu, 28 Oct 2021 22:00:00 +0100 BIOPHOCH: Improving the diagnosis of visual, neurological and hematological diseases Biomedical photonics is producing revolutionary scientific discoveries that improve the health of citizens. In fact, light-based instruments are currently used for non-invasive diagnostics and therapies. In parallel, efficient algorithms are needed to process the large amount of information collected by ... Wed, 20 Oct 2021 22:00:00 +0100 PATRONUS: New industrial process for the manufacture of speckle pattern sheets PATRONUS project, entitled "New industrial process for the manufacture of speckle pattern sheets", funded by the RETOS-Colaboración program (RTC2019-007422-4) developed by SNELLOPTICS, TECNAN, the Technological Center Lurederra and CD6-UPC, the center for the development of sensors, instrumentation and systems of ... Wed, 06 Oct 2021 22:00:00 +0100 ACTPHAST 4R: Extended deadline ACTPHAST 4R provides photonics and non-photonics researchers with a one-stop-shop access to a wide range of existing cutting edge photonics technology platforms. The project offers: • Internship at photonics technology platforms • Hands-on with the advanced photonics technologies • Deployment coaching by experienced ... Sun, 26 Sep 2021 22:00:00 +0100 Inmersia Computers Inmersia Computers is a startup that bases its business on the development of smart glasses for everyday use. Professionals, creatives, and gamers need a way to access content from anywhere, anytime, and are currently limited by screen sizes. InmersiaLens is ... Tue, 14 Sep 2021 22:00:00 +0100