Prototypes and Patents

Upgrade of the SeaScout system – Prototype of a Low-cost system for oceanography alunched in 2008

Upgrade of the SeaScout system – Prototype of a Low-cost system for oceanography alunched in 2008

Year of acquisition: 2009
Demonstrable at: APDL S.A., Leça da Palmeira, Portugal
Responsible: João Borges de Sousa

Upgrade of the environmental Data Collection system launched in 2008

Upgrade of the environmental Data Collection system launched in 2008

Year of acquisition: 2009
Demonstrable at: APDL S.A., Leça da Palmeira, Portugal
Responsible: João Borges de Sousa

WG-WPS – Site Surveyor

WG-WPS – Site Surveyor

Sistema de localização e recolha de dados de informação radiométrica para redes wireless.
Year of acquisition: 2009
Responsible: João Borges de Sousa, Gil M. Gonçalves

Projecto de um sistema para alimentação de lâmpadas HID (High Intensity Discharge) usadas em iluminação automóvel

Projecto de um sistema para alimentação de lâmpadas HID (High Intensity Discharge) usadas em iluminação automóvel

Year of acquisition: 2009
Demonstrable at: FEUP
Responsible: Armando Araújo, José Teixeira Marques

Modelação e Controlo de Conversor DC/AC para Interligação de Painéis Fotovoltaicos à Rede

Modelação e Controlo de Conversor DC/AC para Interligação de Painéis Fotovoltaicos à Rede

Year of acquisition: 2009
Demonstrable at: FEUP
Responsible: Armando Araújo, Dinis António Dias Afonso

Modelação e Controlo Analógico de um Sistema de Microgeração a Energia Solar

Modelação e Controlo Analógico de um Sistema de Microgeração a Energia Solar

Year of acquisition: 2009
Demonstrable at: FEUP
Responsible: Armando Araújo, João Filipe de Lima Bento

Segurança em Redes de Sensores Wireless

Segurança em Redes de Sensores Wireless

Year of acquisition: 2009
Demonstrable at: FEUP
Responsible: Armando Araújo

Robust 3D motion capture and object positioning system using light emitting markers synchronized with stereoscopic camera system

Robust 3D motion capture and object positioning system using light emitting markers synchronized with stereoscopic camera system

Ref: UPINNP at.77/ Pat.41
Patent pending nº 104224
Year of acquisition: 2008
Demonstrable at: FEUP
Responsible: Armando Araújo

SeaScout system – Prototype of a Low-cost system for oceanograhic missions

SeaScout system – Prototype of a Low-cost system for oceanograhic missions

The system is composed by one (or more) light autonomous underwater vehicles, Acoustic Positioning System and Comand and Control framework "Neptus"
Year of acquisition: 2008
Demonstrable at: APDL S.A., Leça da Palmeira, Portugal
Responsible: João Borges de Sousa

System for the environmental Data Collection

System for the environmental Data Collection

The system is composed of an autonomous underwater vehicle and an autonomous surface vehicle (Catamaran)
Year of acquisition: 2008
Demonstrable at: APDL S.A., Leça da Palmeira, Portugal
Responsible: João Borges de Sousa

Virtual reality environment for the demonstration and evaluation of concepts of operation for multi-vehicle systems

Virtual reality environment for the demonstration and evaluation of concepts of operation for multi-vehicle systems

Year of acquisition: 2008
Demonstrable at: APDL S.A., Leça da Palmeira, Portugal
Responsible: João Borges de Sousa

Wireless sensor network for environmental applications

Wireless sensor network for environmental applications

Year of acquisition: 2008
Demonstrable at: APDL S.A., Leça da Palmeira, Portugal
Responsible: João Borges de Sousa, Gil M. Gonçalves

Upgrade of MARES – Modular Autonomous Robot for Environmental Sampling

Upgrade of MARES – Modular Autonomous Robot for Environmental Sampling

Demonstrable at: FEUP
Year of acquisition: 2008
Responsible: Nuno Cruz, Aníbal Matos

SmallAGV – A small or medium size automatic guided vehicle (AGV)

SmallAGV – A small or medium size automatic guided vehicle (AGV)

It's a low cost mobile robot developed specially for industrial applications to move materials around a manufacturing facility or a warehouse
Year of acquisition: 2008
Demonstrable at: FEUP
Responsible: A. Paulo Moreira, Paulo Costa

MedicalRobot – The Medical Robot can be remotely controlled, with automatic video-conference between the patient and the health professional

MedicalRobot – The Medical Robot can be remotely controlled, with automatic video-conference between the patient and the health professional

It's an Autonomous Robot that can transport examinations or medicin drugs and able to automatic recording of motion (detect when the patient awake) and surveillance
Year of acquisition: 2008
Demonstrable at: FEUP
Responsible: A. Paulo Moreira, Paulo Costa