Key research and development areas

  • Bio-inspired and neuromorphic models, sensing and algorithms Info-bionics I.
    • Vision
    • Auditory sensing
    • Tactile sensing
    • Multimodal sensing, fusion and navigation
    • Actuation
    • Attention, memory and plasticity
    • Neuromorphic model library
    • Genetics-Bioinformatics – coding and structural data
    • Immune response inspired models and algorithms
  • Nanotechnology, molecular dynamics, optics - modeling, sensing and bio-interfaces - Info-bionics II.
    • Nano-electronics, nano-magnetics and nano-optics
    • Biomolecular dynamics and protein folding
    • Biological imaging devices
    • Optical sensors, computers and bio-optical devices
    • Construction and testing of bionic interfaces, biocompatibility
    • Lab-on-a-chip and drug delivery devices
  • Cellular Wave Computers and related hardware-software technology
    • Principles of cellular wave computers defined on image flows – complexity and spatio-temporal, analogue-binary wave-logic
    • Physical implementation of cellular wave computers with topographic processor array architectures, mixed architectures and sensor computers
    • Software framework systems and software libraries for computers with thousands of processors
  • Micro-electronic systems and sensor devices – design and testing
    • Deep submicron digital, analogue and mixed mode VLSI design and testing
    • FPGA design and testing
    • FPGA design and testing
    • Sensor devices
  • Human language technologies and artificial understanding
    • Human language technologies
    • Artificial languages
    • Semantic embedding for artificial understanding via spatial-temporal sensors
  • Tele-presence and multimedia
    • Mobile platforms and multimodal sensor mobile networks
    • Audio and visual representation and algorithms
  • Sensory robotics and navigation
    • Fusion of the outputs of multimodal sensor arrays
    • Pro-active and adaptive sensing and actuation
  • Software technology and digital computer algorithms
    • New platforms and programming methodologies for software technology
    • Mixed content databases
    • Security issues in internet and mixed communication systems

Application systems

  • Applications for medical diagnostics and rehabilitation
    • Passive fetal phonocardiographic signal analyzer device
    • Mobile phone for the deaf
    • Bionic eyeglass
    • Epileptic seizure prediction-analysis and drug delivery – feasibility study
    • Bioinformatics and early stage Biodatabank with mixed content
    • Evaluation of medical imaging processes, diagnostics
    • Ultrasound, echocardiography
    • fMRI
    • PET, CT
    • microscopy
    • Diagnostics and rehabilitation for blunt vision
  • Bank informatics and electronic trade_Security and surveillance
    • Optical data security
    • Biometric identification
    • Surveillance of the premises by autonomic aircrafts
    • Multi-camera security systems
    • Wireless sensor networks
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