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

2015 Scottish firms set to grow through the latest technological revolution [CENSIS seeks industry partner for IOT project] 2014 A new breed of degree for a new breed of engineer [Collaborative MSc degree announced] CENSIS - Read more...

Events Calendar

Our confirmed events for 2015, along with externally organised events that may be of interest to the SIS community, are listed below. Please follow the link for more information on each one. The calendar is updated - Read more...

Industry Needs in Environmental Sensing

Joint call with Scottish Enterprise Closing Date: 30 March 2015 at 5.00pm Does your company or public sector organisation have a need for new environmental sensing technologies? Could advances in technologies such as hyperspectral imaging - Read more...

CENSIS Newsletter: January 2015

“Welcome to our latest newsletter”   A very Happy New Year from everyone at CENSIS. The last quarter of 2014 was an incredibly busy time for us, particularly with the first CENSIS conference in October, - Read more...

University of Glasgow MSc Funding Evening

Level 5, Sir Alwyn Williams Building University of Glasgow Glasgow G12 8QQ 11 Feb 2015, 5.00-7.00pm About the Event Held as part of the University-wide Careers Week 2015, this event hosted by the University’s College - Read more...

ITF Technology Showcase (Innovation Centre Pavilion)

Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre, AB23 8BL 4 March 2015, 7.00am-6.00pm About the Event The event, supported by the Department of Energy and Climate Change and the UK Technology Board, is both a conference and - Read more...

CENSIS Project Clinic – February 2015

Inovo Building, 121 George Street, Glasgow G1 1RD 10 February 2015 9.00am-1.30pm  (45 minute appointments) Do you have an idea relevant to the ‘Internet of Things’ that you would like to progress within your business? Do - Read more...

Architecting 21st century systems: open systems on a closed planet

IET Special Interest Group for Electronics, Control & Informatics IET Teacher Building, Glasgow G1 4DB Date and Time TBC Twenty first century systems are complex, dynamic and interconnected, offering great opportunities and benefits, but also - 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.