Knowledge Transfer Partnerships at work
Artificial Intelligence, Data Analytics and Image Processing
Biomedical Devices and Optometry
Cathedral Eye Clinic (CEC)
Aston University provides state-of-the-art ocular surface clinical assessment methodology and Artificial Intelligence (AI) expertise to help Cathedral Eye Clinic explore the clinical fields of both optometry and ophthalmology and develop digital aid for eye disease diagnosis.
Bio-processing, Microbiology and Pharmacy
Aston University provides a deep understanding of biological particle characterisation to allow Meritics to diversify into a new pharmaceutical sector with their particle analysis instruments and services, enabling the company to project a future turnover of £250,000 over the next three years.
Business, Marketing and Psychology
Horizon Retail Marketing Solutions (Horizon RMS)
Operation management professionals from Aston University implement a new scheduling system for Horizon Retail Marketing Solutions to reduce customer quote lead times, and develop a business transformation roadmap detailing operational, staff and resource efficiencies to boost growth by 50%.
Engineering – Chemical, Materials, Photonics and Engineering Design
Mechatherm International Ltd (MIL)
Aston University academics using complex design automation techniques and algorithms to create a more intelligent design process, allowing MIL to reduce their manual activities and lower production costs, while increasing innovation activities to stay as leaders in the field.
Pulse Power and Management (PPM)
Aston and Pulse Power Management (PPM) are working together to develop an innovative optical transport system using signal conditioning in the optical domain to deliver a lower loss, flatter signal profile for long-distance diversity solutions and higher capacity low-earth orbit (LEO) satellite constellation architectures.