12th December 2017 | Posted in Outside project
Two of the leading partners in the LOMID project, the company Microoled and the research institution Fraunhofer FEP, have been awarded the 2017 Franco-German business prize by the Franco-German chamber of industry and commerce for their coooperation on the development
11th November 2016 | Posted in Outside project
In October 2016, Beatrice Beyer, the leader of the LOMID project, presented a summary of the project’s aims and progress to policy makers and academics at the 5th Korean-European Union workshop on Nanotechnology.
10th February 2015 | Posted in Outside project
In February 2015 the television news programme EuroNews aired an interview with Dr Stephen Hicks of the University of Oxford concerning the work his group has done on the development of electronically augmented glasses to help the visually impaired. This
16th January 2015 | Posted in Outside project
January saw an update to the smartphone app ‘Be my Eyes’ which allows the video image from a smartphone to be relayed to online volunteers, e.g. to read a label or instructions in order to help blind or visually impaired