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Browse technologies and innovations derived from research undertaken by academics at Imperial College London
Detection and monitoring of COPD severity with wearable photoplethysmography
A wearable, non-invasive point of care tool to diagnose and monitor chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD) severity
Method for sorting cells based on avidity interactions
A microfluidic device designed to accelerate the development of T-cell immunotherapies for cancer.
Centrifugal Compressor Inlet Duct Device for Improved Flow Range
Innovative compressor inlet invention which increases compressor flow range with use of an inlet duct that pre-swirls inlet flow of turbocharger compressor.
Fast warm stamping of ultra-high strength steel sheets
A novel fast warm forming method which improves the manufacturing productivity of high-strength metal sheet parts
A noise-reduction protocol for EPR/NMR and quantum sensing
A novel cooling technique to improve the speed and sensitivity of RF measurements. The technique allows quantum measurements to be performed with room-temperature equipment, as well as more sensitive and quicker EPR and NMR measurements.
A method to manufacture porous metal mats for catalysis and energy applications
A novel method to fabricate porous metal mats with high porosity, variable/controllable thicknesses, high surface area and good mechanical strength
Transverse Field MRI – magic angle MR imaging of joints
An entirely new MRI system that exploits the 55° magic angle to provide useful image contrast and novel information about the collagen microstructure in ligaments, tendons and menisci.
Small-molecule inducible promoters for tuned gene expression in Yarrowia lipolytica
A method for fine-tuning gene expression in Yarrowia Lipoltica
Hydrogenation of nitrogen for the synthesis of ammonia
Improved process for synthesizing ammonia under ambient conditions significantly reducing energy requirements and carbon emissions.
Porous Boron Nitride (BN) synthesis and shaping
Methods to tune the porosity of boron nitride and shape porous boron nitride into densified ready-to-use macrostructures
Licensing and IP performance 2019/20
Imperial inventors submitted 250 invention disclosures to our IPC team during the year
Imperial College London's licensing portfolio comprises 244 licences
Imperial filed 137 patents (including PCT applications) during the year
Imperial's patent portfolio reached 331 patents during the year
Professor Michael Schneider
Academic title - Chair in Cardiology
Faculty - Faculty of Medicine, National Heart & Lung Institute
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Accelerated development of a potential treatment for cystic fibrosis
The UK Cystic Fibrosis Gene Therapy Consortium (GTC) is one of the partners in a licensing agreement with Boehringer Ingelheim. Find out more
Natural Killer – licensing a cell therapy
Imperial has licensed iNKT cell technology based on research by Prof. Tassos Karadimitris to SUDA Pharmaceuticals. Find out more
Imperial partner Apollo receives £100m to boost medical research at leading unis
Imperial will benefit from continued support for translational biomedical research under a unique technology transfer model. Find out more
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