TECHNOLOGIES

1. Ion-Selective Membrane (ISM)

This novel single-component technology produces robust ion-selective membranes that are more durable, enabling long-term continuous usage and consistent performance of the sensors without sacrificing performance. The technology and process allow for the membranes to be fabricated into solid-state sensors for easy integration.

Potential applications

  • Water environmental monitoring
  • Process monitoring
  • Healthcare (Monitoring of body fluids such as sweat, blood, and urine)
  • Food testing
  • Fermentation
  • Hydroponics
  • Wastewater monitoring

Technological Readiness Level: 3-4

2. Wireless Powered IOT

Wirelessly powered IoT technology has been developed to eliminate the need for battery replacement and reduce IoT operational costs. The patented antenna solution for the energy harvesting interface has higher sensitivity compared to commercially available solutions. The end-to-end wirelessly powered IoT solution leveraged hardware and firmware co-optimization to achieve superior power efficiency for a long operational lifetime.

Potential applications

  • Industrial IoT
  • Machine health monitoring
  • Asset & inventory tracking
  • Environmental sensing
  • Building management

Technological Readiness Level: 4-5

3. AI SOC

A full system (from algorithms to nanotechnology devices) approach to enable deep learning at very low-power embedded domains with characteristics such as advanced algorithmic transformation, efficient hardware architecture design, new nanotechnology devices for on-chip new memories, and more.

Potential applications

  • CPU, GPU dedicated chips
  • Wearables
  • Hardware & Software applications
  • Robotics
  • Underwater sensors

Technological Readiness Level: 4-5

4. Heavy Metal Ion Sensor

A heavy metal ion detection system consisting of (1) an ultrasonic-assisted tumbler (UAT) for quick leaching of heavy metal ions from solid samples and (2) a 16-channel electrochemical heavy metal ion analyzer with build-in detection recipes and data process algorithms for on-site rapid heavy metal detection.

Potential applications

  • Solid wastes, contaminated soil, sediment & sludge
  • Drinking water & industrial wastewater
  • Food & beverage
  • Mining

Technological Readiness Level: 4-5

And more to come.