VECTOR: Versatile endoscopic capsule for gastrointestinal tumor recognition and therapy

Activity of the group: Design of the control integrated circuit of the capsule.

Main Goal: Control basic functions as locomotion, vision and sensing. Achieve advanced features by on-board therapy and surgery.

IST-2005-2.5.2 Micro/nano based sub-systems IP (FP6)

Start Date: 2006-09-01 End Date: 2010-08-31 Budget: 9.55 million euro

Project URL: http://www.vector-project.com/press/index.html

Contact: Dr. Angel Diéguez (angel.dieguez@el.ub.es)

VECTOR logo Vision of VECTOR capsule with different capabilities

GLASSGAS-II: Silicon/Glass Microstructures for innovative Gas Sensing Systems

Activity of the group: Design of the read-out and conditioning electronics.

Main Goal: Combine electronics and sensor in the same CMOS platform

IST-1999-19003 (FP5)

Start Date: 2000-01-01 End Date: 2003-02-28 Budget: 2.61 million euro

Project URL: http://www.cnm.es/imb/glassgas/index.htm

Contact: Dr. Angel Diéguez (angel.dieguez@el.ub.es)

Silicon/Glass microstructure with electronics and sensors Layout of the gas sensor array and electronics