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Browse technologies and innovations derived from research undertaken by academics at Imperial College London
PET plastic upcycling into clean H2 and valuable chemicals
A technology that transforms plastic waste into green H2 and high value, sustainable chemicals at low cost.
Organometallic-functionalized interfaces for solar cells
Organometallic-functionalized interfaces enabling stable, efficient and low-cost perovskite solar cells
Highly efficient Raman-shifting optical architecture
A novel optical architecture for frequency-downshifting laser light to efficiently generate high-power, narrow-bandwidth light between 1100–1500 nm, ideally suited for nonlinear frequency conversion to, for example, 550–750 nm
Treatment of Tissue Fibrosis
Itaconate and itaconate analogues capable of inhibiting succinate dehydrogenase can be used to treat or prevent tissue fibrosis.
Microbiome therapeutics to inhibit the growth of CRE and VRE
A proposed microbiome therapeutic against CRE and VRE, comprising a synthetic microbial consortium and inhibitory metabolites.
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.
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 Peter Tyrer
Academic title - Emeritus Professor in Community Psychiatry - Clinical
Faculty - Faculty of Medicine, Department of Brain Sciences
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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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