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New IFAE Patent

January 19, 2022

The European Patent Office as communicated the intention to grant the European patent ARTIFICIAL VISION SYSTEM filed by IFAE. The inventors are M.Chmeissani, J G Macias and M. Verdaguer.

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.

Patent

Photon counting patent allowed

March 3, 2021

The US patent application based on the photon counting invention has been allowed.

In the Media

DeepDetection featured in El Correo

October 14, 2020

Deep Detection, the spin-off company created from the LINDA project in the innovation program The Collider (Mobile World Capital Barcelona) was featured in the ‘Economy’ section of El Correo

Project Update

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

September 2, 2020

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

In the Media

Deep Detection featured in La Vanguardia

July 29, 2020

Deep Detection, the spin-off company created from the LINDA project in the innovation program The Collider (Mobile World Capital Barcelona) was featured in the “Start-Ups” section of La Vanguardia. Mokhtar Chmeissani and José Gabriel Macias are the entrepreneur scientists of the project.

Project Update

The LINDA project is selected for the Venture Building Phase in the Collider program

May 26, 2020

The investment committee of the innovation program The Collider selected the LINDA project for its Venture Building Phase.The next step is the creation of a spin-off company including a seed capital investment of 50K€ from the Mobile World Capital Foundation to develop a minimum viable product.