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

Events Calendar

Our confirmed events are listed below. Please follow the link for more information on each one. The calendar is updated as new events are added throughout the year. Date Title/Subject Organiser Location 04 September 2014 ROV - Read more...

CENSIS Newsletter September 2014

“Welcome to our latest newsletter. We have had a busy summer here at CENSIS after moving to our new office earlier in the year. While I have been visiting as many of you as I can, my - Read more...

An Innovation Special Issue

The Royal Society of Edinburgh has published a special issue in which it provides detailed knowledge and understanding of innovation needs in Scotland and how they are being met both now and in the future for - Read more...

Applications of Forensic Science: KTN R&D Tech Showcase 2014

Ambassadors Hotel, London WC1H 0HX 8 October 2014 Are you working on new services or technologies that could be applied within a forensic science setting? Do you want to learn more about the opportunities to - Read more...

Funding Call: Low Carbon Street Lighting

Entries by                   3 Oct 2014 Results                      31 Oct 2014 Final decisions       14 Nov - Read more...

TSB Funding Call: In-Stream Tidal Energy (Canadian and UK markets)

Advancing environmental monitoring, sensing and instrumentation technologies for high flow marine environments Are you innovating in environmental sensor markets? This a competition to advance your innovation and apply ideas to a UK and Canadian research - Read more...

CENSIS Technology Summit

IET Teacher Building, St Enoch Square, Glasgow G1 4DB 7 October 2014 9.00am – 5.00pm About the Event Please join CENSIS for our first technical summit and networking drinks reception after the event ends. You can - 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.