Innovation Centre for Sensor and Imaging Systems

Sensing Opportunities

CENSIS is a centre of excellence for Sensor and Imaging Systems (SIS) technologies and enables leading industry innovators and world-class university researchers to collaborate at the forefront of market-focused SIS innovation, developing products and services for global markets.

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News & Events

CENSIS Press Releases

2014 A new breed of degree for a new breed of engineer CENSIS aims for business growth with new technical director and BD team CENSIS funds groundbreaking eye camera research CENSIS helps Macphie of Glenbervie - Read more...

Events Calendar

Our confirmed events, along with externally organised events that may be of interest to the sensor and imaging systems community, are listed below. Please follow the link for more information on each one. The calendar is - Read more...

CENSIS Project Clinics

Inovo Building, 121 George Street, Glasgow G1 1RD 25 Nov 2014 10.00am-4.00pm (hourly slots available) Do you have an idea you would like to progress within your business? Do you need access to expertise, manpower - Read more...

CENSIS Spoke Workshops: Nov 2014

Inovo Building, 121 George Street Glasgow G1 1RD Spokes CENSIS Spokes are thematic areas of importance to sensor and imaging systems. There are five Spoke themes, developed in areas where there is a potentially good industry engagement - Read more...

GSS Wins National Innovation Award

Gas Sensing Solutions (GSS) Ltd, a Scottish-based high-tech gas sensor company that has worked with CENSIS on a number of joint projects, has been awarded a prestigious Institute of Physics (IOP) Innovation Award 2014. The - Read more...

KTN Information Event: Intelligent Imaging

Apex Hotel, Dundee DD1 3JP March 2015 Are you looking for new ideas, solutions or opportunities in the imaging domain Does your business rely on imaging? Do you need to know about new developments within the sector? - Read more...

SICSA DEMOfest 2014

Informatics Forum, Edinburgh EH8 9AB 30 Oct 2014 12.30 – 15.30 Are you interested in knowing more about informatics and computer science research? Do you own a business within digital technologies, health and life sciences, robotics - Read more...

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The first collaborative CENSIS projects to be announced:

  • Correction of optical aberrations for improved image quality in Optos scanning laser ophthalmoscopes (Optos plc/University of Glasgow)
  • Application of Hyperspectral Imaging (HSI) in the water environment (AECOM Ltd./UK Astronomy Technology Centre)
  • Low cost magnetic encoders (Renishaw plc/Heriot-Watt University)


CENSIS is located at the Inovo building at ITREZ, Scotland’s International Technology & Renewable Energy Zone, at 121 George Street, Glasgow.