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...
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...
NewsPedro Duque attends the “official opening” of IACTEC and presides over the Governing Council of the IAC
The Minister of Science and Innovation this morning presided over the annual meeting of the Governing Council of the Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (IAC)...
NewsSuccessful launch of DRAGO, IACTEC’s first infrared camera
This afternoon the DRAGO infrared camera, developed by the team at IACTEC-Space, of the Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (IAC), and integrated into the ION...