The IACTEC-Space programme of the Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (IAC) has signed an agreement with the Italian space tranporting company D-Orbit to...
NewsAgreement with D-Orbit to integrate DRAGO in the ION satellite
NewsAstrophysical Technology for early detection of diabetic foot neuropathy
Today, November 14th, World Diabetes Day, we celebrate that the prototype PINRELL (Prototype for INfraREd analysis of Lower Limbs) of the Medical Technology...
NewsDRAGO passes its tests for launch into space
The flight model for the SWIR DRAGO camera, developed by the IACTEC-Space team at the Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (IAC), has successfully passed all...
PublicationDRAGO: Un pequeño instrumento, un gran camino
El pasado 24 de enero tuvo lugar la puesta en órbita de DRAGO (Demonstrator for Remote Analysis of Ground Observations), el primer instrumento desarrollado por...
PublicationFrom science to industry, technology transference with CubeSats
The Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (IAC) has as main objective to promote and carry out all types of research in astrophysics and its related fields. This...
NewsIACTEC develops a system which can analyze subcutaneous tissues for early detection of illnesses
The first tests of a concept using microwave radiometry have yielded promising results for the measurement of subcutaneous temperatures in biological tissues...
Development of optical payloads for mini and micro satellites for earth observation from low orbits.
NewsIACTEC: commited to technological training
Since it started in 2017 this technological and business unit of the IAC has hosted over 20 university students for short term stays. Thanks to this training...
NewsMUTANT, the tool in PROMISSE to characterize biological tissues at different depths
The programme of IACTEC-Medical Technology of the Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias has developed a multifrequency microwave system called PROMISSE...