These organisations are all working together to deliver the Ultrasurge programme.
Active Needle Technology is a pre-revenue medical device company exploiting technology developed at the University of Dundee. Active Needle Technology aims to enable clinicians to perform needle based procedures safely, efficiently and cost-effectively benefiting patients and healthcare providers.
CTS is a leading designer and manufacturer of sensors, actuators and electronic components for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) in a variety of markets. These include piezoelectric materials and sensors based on them.
Dentsply Sirona are focused on empowering dental professionals to provide better, safer, faster dental care, helping dental professionals deliver the best possible dental care, for the benefit of their patients and practices.
Intuitive Inc. is the maker of the da Vinci Surgical System, and is committed to developing robotic-assisted technologies, tools and services for surgery
Kuka is one of the world’s leading suppliers of intelligent automation solutions.
The Medical Devices Unit is a specialist team with skills in software engineering, informatics, image processing, electronic engineering, mechanical engineering and medical device regulations. It is responsible for medical device innovation projects across NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde through engagement with enthusiastic clinicians and our scientific staff in the Department of Clinical Physics and Bioengineering.
The National Physical Laboratory (NPL) is the national measurement standards laboratory for the United Kingdom
OnScale was founded in 2018 by a team of scientists and engineers dedicated to delivering world-class CAE on next-gen Cloud HPC.
Polytec develops and produces innovative measurement systems.
The Shanghai Institute of Ceramics of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (SICCAS) is a comprehensive and unique organization engaged in advanced inorganic nonmetallic materials research.
Sonic Systems is an internationally recognised designer and manufacturer of innovative power ultrasonic enabling technology, providing complete ultrasonic engineered solutions both in an OEM capacity and as generic power ultrasonic process systems.
Stryker is one of the world’s leading medical technology companies and, together with our customers, is driven to make healthcare better. They offer innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes.
Thales is a global leader in underwater systems and the world’s top exporter of sonars and related systems for naval forces. Thales designs and delivers acoustic and communication systems and subsystems for anti-submarine warfare and anti-mine warfare. Our solutions and related services are suitable for all types of platforms: submarines, surface ships, helicopters, maritime patrol aircrafts and unmanned naval systems.
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