22 Nov 2023
Gravitricity is based in Edinburgh, UK, and is developing a gravitational energy storage technology.
11 Oct 2023
Molymem is a spin-out from the University of Manchester, with a focus on developing ceramic membranes coated with molybdenum disulfide (MoS2). IDTechEx spoke with Dr Mark Bissett, Founder & Chief Scientific Officer.
10 Oct 2023
The AQuRand project is a consortium focusing on progressing the field of assurance for quantum random number generators.
24 Jul 2023
Powerlase (formerly Andritz Powerlase Ltd) reformed in 2020 - aiming to expand into high-value markets for its laser technology and semiconductor processing IP. IDTechEx interviewed Senior Technology Manager Ioannis Metsios.
12 Jul 2023
EU Chips Act — SemiWise
Professor Asen Asenov has been a professor at the University of Glasgow's Department of Electrical Engineering for 32 years. He has a strong background in the semiconductor industry, with 42 years of industry experience. In 2010, he founded a successful startup called 'Gold Standard Simulations' (GSS), which focused on advanced CMOS simulation tools. GSS was later acquired by Synopsys in 2016, leading to the establishment of SemiWise in 2017. SemiWise specializes in areas like low-power CMOS modeling and simulation, providing semiconductor IP, device design consulting, software solutions, and training courses.
Additionally, Prof. Asenov is involved in UK chip initiatives and advises the Bulgarian government on the EU (European) Chips Act.
IDTechEx interviewed Prof. Asenov, discussing the EU Chips Act and the competition in the semiconductor industry in July 2023.
5 Jun 2023
Ordnance Survey is the national mapping agency for Great Britain. It is currently involved in a quantum sensing project with applications for underground asset mapping. Tess Skyrme, Technology Analyst at IDTechEx, interviewed the Chief Geospatial Scientist at the OS - Jeremy Morley.
1 Jun 2023
SemiWise develops innovative low-power CMOS transistor-level IP that improves performance and variability and drastically reduces power consumption.
Tess Skyrme, Technology Analyst at IDTechEx, interviewed the CEO and Founder Professor Asen Asenov about the company's role in developing IP for quantum computing.
29 May 2023
sureCore Ltd licenses out low-power product development kits (PDKs), including 'CRYO-CMOS' suited to emerging quantum technologies. IDTechEx analysts Tess Skyrme and James Jeffs interviewed CEO Paul Wells about the company. This profile is focused on its role in developing cryo-IP for quantum technologies, but the company is already established in licensing IP for other low-power applications.
18 May 2023
Aerogel Core Ltd
Aerogel Core Ltd is an aerogel start-up which has spun out from the University of Bath. IDTechEx spoke with Professor Michele Meo to get an update on Aerogel Core's activity.
16 Mar 2023
Multiple awards for projects in tumor detection in the breast and portable sensors for diagnostic imaging.
7 Feb 2023
Silent Sensors, headquartered in England, designs and produces smart tags and sensors, with a focus on tires and tire management.