Project Update

The Ecotags project selected by I-CERCA for the Ginjol patent fund

September 2, 2020

Medical Physics Group

I-CERCA has included the Ecotags project (Project IP: JG Macias) in the Ginjol patent fund.

The IFAE project to develop an eco-friendly forest fire detector has been one of 8 selected from the 15 competing in this edition.

Ginjol will fund IFAE maintenance costs for the BPSK / QPSK modulation patent for two years and will subsidize the acquisition of a license for access to a worldwide patent search database.

Latest Group News

New Patent

New granted IFAE patent

October 29, 2021

IFAE’s patent “systems and methods for monitoring metabolic activity and detectors for detecting photons” based on the Compton PET technology, has been issued as United States Patent No. 11,141,117 on October 12, 2021 by the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

New Paper

New Timepix4 publication

October 13, 2021

“Timepix4, a large area pixel detector readout chip which can be tiled on 4 sides providing sub-200ps timestamp binning”, by R. Casanova and others, has been submitted to JINST.

Spin-off

Deep Detection selected for the Traction phase of the startup acceleration program Lanzadera

May 5, 2021

The IFAE spin-off Deep Detection has been selected for the Traction phase of the program Lanzadera, the startup acceleration program of Juan Roig , president of Mercadona.