IOP Innovation Awards 2013 winners
The companies chosen to receive IOP Innovation Awards in 2013 represent the strength and scope of physics innovation in the UK and Ireland.
|Coherent Scotland Ltd|
For the development of a range of table-top, ultra-fast tuneable lasers which have underpinned advances in the biological and medical research sectors.
For the development of a novel multi-leaf collimator for use in radiation therapy. The innovation is at the heart of a range of successful products, enabling safer and more efficient cancer patient treatment
For the development and commercialisation of a physics-based computer modelling package which has brought significant benefits to the aerospace, advanced engineering and medical technology sectors.
For the development of a gamma radiation-based thickness measurement system which has enabled significant increases in efficiency in the petrochemical industry.
For the development and commercialisation of a novel lidar anemometry system which has allowed cheaper and more efficient wind farm siting and operation.