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At ULiège, researchers produce extensive and valuable research results. Discover the technology offers immediately available in the form of licences.
From fundamental research to applied research, the University of Liège is at the forefront in many fields.
Do you want to work with cutting-edge R&D cells, to benefit from the proximity of the university campus, to set up?
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Planes, satellites and other aerospatial objects are subject to high pressure and vibrations related to speed and climatic conditions. Therefore, it is important to try and predict the response of the materials. Nolisys, the new spin-off from the University of Liège has created a piece of software able to do this: the first in the world.
CYTOMINE develops an “intelligent” IT program for analysing images of cells and tissue to help with the assessment of new treatments and with the anatomopathological diagnosis of lung cancer.
Tiwouh is the first human and social sciences spin-off from the University of Liège created 10 years ago. The company operates an alternative or augmentative communication software solution for speech therapists/speech pathologists as well as people with communication and language disorders - including autism spectrum disorders - and their families.
Intelligent lighting units installed on each urban lighting unit detecting road users, determining their type (vehicle, cyclist, pedestrian) anticipate their needs and exchange to create a light bubble accompanying the user at their speed. The exclusive SmartNodes technology offers many benefits
Dr Akeila Bellahcène, Director of FNRS Research at the GIGA, has just been appointed President of the Belgian Association of Studies against Cancer (ABEC). This well-deserved appointment is recognised by the entire community of researchers at the university working in the cancerology field.
Neurologist and Clinical Professor of the Neurology Department at Liège CHU, Steven Laureys runs the Coma Science Group at the GIGA Consciousness centre at the University of Liège. He has just been awarded the Francqui award, the highest Belgian scientific distinction.
Vinciane Pirenne-Delforge is a historian, has a doctorate in philosophy and literature and is qualified for higher education teaching. Appointed as Director of the National Fund for Scientific Research (f.r.s-FNRS) in 2014, she was recently elected to the new professorship of the Collège de France entitled “Religion, history and society in the ancient Greek world”.
Laurent Demoulin is the winner of the Rossel award, the most prestigious Belgian literature award. This award was for the book Robinson, published by éditions Gallimard. Widely-deserved recognition for this work which received the Verdickt-Rijdams award from the Belgium’s Academy of French Language and Literature last March.
Astronomer with the STAR Research Unit, Michaël Gillon discovered the TRAPPIST-1 exoplanetary system, revealed on 22 February 2017 in an article published in the journal Nature. Michaël Gillon also won the Balzan award in 2017.
The forums offer a permanent programme of conferences-meetings bringing together the research, business and cultural sectors in order to stimulate creativity, innovation and entrepreneurship.
Are you an entrepreneur? Manufacturer? Do you want to work with one of the research teams at ULiège? Contact one of our representatives within the Research and Innovation Department. The team can guide you towards the most appropriate skills and equipment based on your innovation needs and can inform you about Business-Research collaborations to make your project a reality.