CD6 News CD6 News Wed, 21 Mar 2018 19:26:53 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 PhD thesis reading by Carlos Otero Molins 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 Augmented reality display system for motorcycle helmets The RealHelmet project (Augmented Reality Display System for Motorcycle Helmet) focuses on the development of a HMD (head-mounted display) system capable of presenting information superimposed on the field of view of the motorcycle driver without compromising safety or driving comfort. The ... Tue, 14 Feb 2017 23:00:00 +0100 ENCAP - Encapsulation of electro-optical devices Under the funding program Reto-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, under the ... Thu, 09 Feb 2017 23:00:00 +0100 Inspection of railway infrastructures using LIDAR technology One of the main railway infrastructures is the electric grid that provides the energy needed for its operation. The correct placement and maintenance of the electrical network at all points of a section of track is vital to ensure the ... Sun, 05 Feb 2017 23:00:00 +0100 DIAGNOPTICS - Optics for skin cancer diagnose DIAGNOPTICS is a European project coordinated by CD6 and focused on the development of optical devices and clinical procedures for the improvement of diagnosis and prognosis of skin cancer.  The project included the design and development of a new in vivo ... Sun, 22 Jan 2017 23:00:00 +0100 Gonio-hyperspectral imaging system based on light-emitting diodes for the analysis of ... "Gonio-hyperspectral imaging system based on light-emitting diodes for the analysis of automotive coatings" is the PhD thesis that will present Francisco Javier Burgos on December 19th at the Joan Salvado Auditorium (Terrassa Optics and Optometry Faculty). The thesis has been directed ... Wed, 30 Nov 2016 23:00:00 +0100 A laser sensor technique for nm-scale measurements using a single laser diode, applied to ... Ajit Ha has defended today his doctoral thesis titled "Continuous Wave-Frequency Modulated optical Feedback: Theory and Applications" in the auditorium Joan Salvador of the Faculty of Optics and Optometry of Terrassa (FOOT). The thesis, directed by Santiago Royo Royo of ... Thu, 24 Nov 2016 23:00:00 +0100 Advanced Biomedical Optical Imaging and Data Analysis Cristina Massoller, researcher at DONLL-UPC (Nonlinear Dynamics, Nonlinear Optics and Lasers research group) and Meritxell Vilaseca, researcher at CD6-UPC (Centre for Sensors, Instruments and Systems Developement), coordinate BE-OPTICAL, a European project which will develop new optical and photonic technologies capable of ... Tue, 08 Nov 2016 23:00:00 +0100 Fotónica21 is the Photonics platform, which includes the main actors of the sector in Spain. Fotónica21 was created withe aim of coordinating the activities at a national level as like the European Technology Platform Photonics21. The main objective of Fotónica21 ... Sun, 04 Sep 2016 22:00:00 +0100 2016 Barcelona Science Fest On 18 and 19 June, the Barcelona City Council organizes the 2016 Barcelona Science Fest at Ciutadella Park that will include over 100 activities in 30 different areas. Reza Ataskhooei from CD6 will participate with the lecture "The biosensor based ... Thu, 16 Jun 2016 22:00:00 +0100 BEAMAGINE, a new spin-off company from CD6 Beamagine S.L. is created with the goal of commercializing the LIDAR imaging technology developed at CD6. LIDAR technology allows obtaining 3D images in real time using compact cameras, based on a precise measurement of the time-of-flight of a laser pulse ... Mon, 13 Jun 2016 22:00:00 +0100