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12.1.2021

TexBoost – Innovative solution to improve surf performances

 

This solution has been developed by FhP-AICOS within the TexBoost project which has recently come to an end. The closing event brought together all the partners for the presentations of the work and results achieved.

 

14.12.2020

TAMI - High-performing XAI systems for application in medicine

 

TAMI is an international project aiming, specially, at building high-performing Explainable Artificial Intelligence (XAI) systems for application in medicine, whose workings and outputs can be understood and cross-examined by users through human-friendly explanations of the automated results.

 

11.12.2020

AHEAD Portugal: 6 teams are making a run for creating FhP based technology startups

 

The technology transfer, entrepreneurship, and innovation internal program, AHEAD Portugal, was launched last September. Now that the application period has ended, the results show an outstanding outcome with the registration of 6 teams, in a total of 16 participants.

 

23.11.2020

Interactive game for geriatric rehabilitation uses gait analysis to adapt the intervention

 

Scientific studies show that the reduction in gait speed in the senior population is associated with some problems such as falls, urinary incontinence, cognitive impairment, increased risk of disability and overall mortality rates. Considering these indicators, VITAAL was born, aimed at the senior population in order to respond to these problems.

 

16.11.2020

Pilot of the DERM.AI project kicks-off

 

The pilot developed within the scope of the DERM.AI project has begun and will last for 5 months. The kick-off took place with a training session aimed for Dermatologists and General and Family Medicine doctors of the Local Health Unit (ULS) of Guarda.

 

29.10.2020

Technological solutions applied to health stand out in the final of the Fraunhofer Portugal Challenge 2020

 

In the closing event of the 11th edition of the Fraunhofer Portugal Challenge - which took place yesterday, October 28th – innovative solutions applied to health were highlighted and won the podium in both categories.

 

16.10.2020

CodiEsp: AICOS team stands out in natural language processing competition

 

A Fraunhofer AICOS team – The Mental Strokers –, led by researcher João Costa, was runner up in an international competition on automatic clinical coding (CodiEsp - CLEF eHealth 2020). 

 

13.10.2020

Fraunhofer AICOS creates wearable to monitor athletes in real time


A wearable device that uses motion sensors and allows to track the position of the wearer, as well as estimates, in case of loss of GPS connection, his/her position (based on movement and speed). This is the Sport Tracker, a system developed at Fraunhofer AICOS and designed to track and monitor athletes in real time.

 

28.9.2020

Fraunhofer Portugal launches technology transfer, entrepreneurship, and innovation program - AHEAD Portugal

 

September 28th was an historic day for Fraunhofer Portugal with the launching of the technology transfer, entrepreneurship and innovation program - AHEAD Portugal.

 

22.7.2020

Final Master Students Workshop

 

The master students who had the opportunity to develop their research work within the professional environment of FhP-AICOS, have now concluded internally their projects and had the opportunity to present their work (including its practical applications) and achievements to AICOS’ researchers, in a Final Master Workshop.

 

1.7.2020

EyesOnTraps: Mobile solution for plague prevention in the vineyards

 

Plagues have become a serious threat to the quality of the grape and the yield of viticulture in areas, such as Alto Douro, where wine production is of great importance to the economic sector. The EyesOnTraps project proposes a mobile solution for plague prevention.

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