QOMBINA project Quantum simulation and entanglement engineering in quantum cascade laser frequency combs QCL-FCs have been marketed by ALPES for about two years.  The market uptake, and their overall commercial success has been limited. Primary reasons for this have been identified as: high cost for the targeted markets, limited capability in wavelength customisation, limited performance […]


LEVES project Mid-infrared system utilizing LEVEl-crossing chirp-Spectroscopy in Quantum Cascade Lasers The goal of the project is to develop a novel Mid-IR compact process monitoring system for in-situ process monitoring in the semiconductor industry, plasma process diagnostics, environmental and exhaust gas monitoring. Its core constitutes a cost-efficient Fabry-Perot cavity quantum cascade laser (FP-QCL) provided by […]


IQONIC project Innovative strategies, sensing and process Chains for increased Quality, re-configurability, and recyclability of Manufacturing Optolectronics IQONIC will offer a scalable zero defect manufacturing platform covering the overall process chain of opto-electrical parts. IQONIC covers the design of new opto-electrical components and their optimised process chain, their assembly process, as well as their disassembly […]


QOMBS project Quantum simulation and entanglement engineering in quantum cascade laser frequency combs The Qombs project aims to create a quantum simulator platform made of ultracold atoms in optical lattices. The quantum platform will allow to design and engineer a new generation of quantum cascade laser frequency combs. This unprecedented quantum simulation of semiconductor structures […]


PHOOTONICS project A Cost -Effective Photonics-based Device for Early Prediction, Monitoring and Management of Diabetic Foot Ulcers PHOOTONICS aims at developing innovative, reliable, and cost-effective (in terms of almost zero operational cost and high return of investment) photonic-driven devices for Diabetic Foot Ulcer (DFU) monitoring and management which can be applied for wide use. The […]


NUTRISHIELD project   Fact-based personalised nutrition for the young NUTRISHIELD aims at creating a personalised platform for the young. The platform will consist of novel methods & techniques, which analyse a wide range of biomarkers related to nutrition and health disorders. Based on findings, the platform then uses ICT, by expanding existing nutrition assistive mobile […]


INGENIOUS project   The First Responder (FR) of the Future: a Next Generation Integrated Toolkit (NGIT) for Collaborative Response, increasing protection and augmenting operational capacity   INGENIOUS will develop, integrate, test, deploy and validate a Next Generation Integrated Toolkit (NGIT) for Collaborative Response, which ensures high level of Protection & Augmented Operational Capacity to respond […]


AQUASHIELD project Laser-based sensing platform for drugs & explosives in wastewater AQUASHIELD provides a fast, reliable and cost effective tool for on-line monitoring of water quality for the detection of toxic agents & dangerous substances (drugs and explosives precursors) in the wastewater network (sewage). The device will monitor wastewater operating autonomously. The project will achieve […]


PeroCUBE project   Large Area Organic Perovskite devices for lighting, energy and Pervasive Communications PeroCUBE will advance the organometal halide perovskite technology, a class of low-cost but high-quality materials which exhibit strong potential to dominate the Organic Large Area Electronics (OLAE) market with the focus given on flexible, lightweight electronic devices. PeroCUBE focuses on scalable […]


HYDROPTICS project   Photonics-based sensors for enhanced oil industry processes HYDROPTICS will develop a set of integrated sensors, making use of advanced photonics subsystems, aimed at optimising the processes of the oil industry. The device will be validated in real industrial settings, for oil extraction and oil refining processes. The HYDROPTICS platform will perform: oil […]