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FhP-AICOS joins new CoLAB


FhP-AICOS joins the 4Life LAB. The new consortium counts on a multidisciplinary team to create an agile and competitive ecosystem for the development of medical solutions capable of giving, among others, a rapid response in an emergency or crisis. 


Paper Award


Senior Researchers Waldir Moreira and António Júnior had two papers awarded at ERSIGO. Congratulations! 


Published Paper


Researcher Vânia Guimarães and senior researcher Inês Sousa together with Miguel Correia (INESC-TEC), proposed a new deep learning approach for estimating foot trajectories in gait analysis using inertial sensors. 

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AUGMANITY - Augmented Humanity


In order to respond to the social challenges triggered by the development of technology, the AUGMANITY project emerged, aiming at developing and implementing a coordinated strategy between industrial partners and research organizations, whose activity is essentially based on three pillars: science and technological development; internalization of knowledge and technology by owners; and their use by potential end users. 



Challenge 2021 - The ideas pushing towards a sustainable future


An innovative system of energy harvesting and “greener” electronic devices were the ideas awarded at the final of the Fraunhofer Portugal Challenge, pushing towards a more sustainable future.



Derm.AI wins HINTT Award in the category of Clinical Outcomes


Developed by Fraunhofer Portugal AICOS (FhP-AICOS) together with Serviços Partilhados do Ministério da Saúde (SPMS) and the entities IPO Coimbra, CHUP and ULS Guarda, the Derm.AI project was the big winner of the sixth edition of the HINTT Awards in the category of Clinical Outcomes.


Rapid Prototyping

We help our partners create early prototypes of technology to enable technical verification and quick decision making. Rapid prototyping services at AICOS include software and hardware.

Innovation Studies

We offer custom-designed studies, analyses of the state of the art, and technology assessment. In order to tailor technology to users’ needs and demands, we also help our partners gain in-depth knowledge of their target groups.

Education and Training

As part of our catalogue of services, we offer technical and scientific workshops, as well as professional training, in order to increase capacity building within our partners’ and clients’ teams.


Applied research designed to bring value to businesses and society, connecting: PEOPLE, INTELLIGENCE, THINGS.