The P4-LUCAT consortium consists of key technology providers, influential industry players, and user partners with international coverage. The five-member consortium brings together organisations across four different EU member countries.
UNIVERSIDAD POLITÉCNICA DE MADRID (Coordinator)
UPM is one of the oldest and largest of the Spanish Technical Universities. UPM currently has more than 3000 faculty members, around 38.000 undergraduate students, and around 6.000 postgraduate students. UPM has a strong commitment to R&D and Innovation. The UPM has more than 200 Research Units and several Research Institutes and Technological Centre. The contribution of the university to knowledge creation through its scientific publications is also significant. The Centre for Biomedical Technology (CTB) was created by the Technical University of Madrid (UPM) to bring together outstanding groups of researchers and technologists, from a variety of biomedical and technological disciplines, in a stable environment of multidisciplinary research.
TECHNISCHE INFORMATIONSBIBLIOTHEK (TIB)
The German National Library of Science and Technology (TIB) is the Leibniz Information Centre for Science and Technology and University Library. As the German national library of science and technology, as well as architecture, chemistry, information technology, mathematics and physics, it provides in its specialist fields national and international researchers and industry practitioners and – as a University Library – students, researchers and teaching staff from all faculties of Leibniz Universität Hannover with literature and information in both printed and electronic form. As the world’s largest specialised library in its subject areas, TIB has outstanding collections of fundamental and highly specialised literature on science and technology. In order to optimise the services it offers, TIB conducts applied research and development. TIB is a public-law foundation of the Federal State of Lower Saxony. It is a member of the Leibniz Association.
NATIONAL CENTER FOR SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH «DEMOKRITOS» (NCSR-D)
The National Center for Scientific Research “Demokritos” (NCSR “Demokritos”) is the largest multidisciplinary research center in Greece, with critical mass in expertise and infrastructure in the fields of Nanotechnology, Energy & Environment, Biosciences, Particle and Nuclear Science, Informatics and Telecommunications.
The NCSR “Demokritos” conducts world-class basic and applied research, for advancing scientific knowledge and promoting technological development in selected areas of national socio-economic interest. The Center also plays a pivotal role in graduate education and professional training and its unique infrastructure is employed for high-technology services to the Industry and the Society.
HOSPITAL UNIVERSITARIO PUERTA DE HIERRO (HUPHM)
This hospital was created in 1964 and, ever since, has been following a threefold function: healthcare, educational and research. Currently, as a public institution dependent on the Conserjería de Sanidad de la Comunidad de Madrid, it is a first level general hospital without sacrificing the same values which cemented its foundation and while still being the centre of excellence that coined the modern concept of hospital that left a mark in the Spanish medicine.