• Using 3-D Capsule Network for Nodule Detection in Lung CT Image

      AI & IOT Application FutureTech Using 3-D Capsule Network for Nodule Detection in Lung CT Image

      The computer-aided nodule detection system in CT image consists of the search sliding window, YOLOv2 architecture, 3-D CapsNet, skip connection,post-processing. First, the CT image is divided into numerous VOIs by sliding window. Second, a 3-D CapsNet based on YOLOv2 architectureskip connection is applied to the VOIs for classifying VOIs as nodulenot. Finally, the non-maximum suppression algorithm is performed to decide the final detection result.
    • A Manual CentrifugePaper Devices for Point-of-Care Diagnosis

      Precision Health Ecosystem FutureTech A Manual CentrifugePaper Devices for Point-of-Care Diagnosis

      Here, we introduce an electricity-free centrifuge platform based on a manual centrifuge. The provided centrifugal force is sufficient to produce a plasma purity of 99 separated in as little as 2−3 min. We then performed an immunoassay on a paper devicethe results were observed by a portable reader. As a result, the detection limit of the C-Reactive Protein is 1 ng/mL, with a total turnaround time of 7 min.
    • AI Liver Tumor Detector

      AI & IOT Application FutureTech AI Liver Tumor Detector

      Our technique is a liver tumor detection method using machine learning which is the most popular AI technique in these years. the high-magnification image provides more details, but the view is smaller in contrast, a low-magnification image has the larger view but less details. Thus, our method combines the two magnificationsyields more accurate tumor detection results.
    • Compact Ionospheric Probe

      Electronic & Optoelectronics FutureTech Compact Ionospheric Probe

      Compact Ionospheric Probe (CIP) is an all-in-one plasma sensor to optimizely install on CubeSat platform with sampling rate up to 1,024 S/s to measure ionospheric plasma concentrations, velocities,temperatures over a wide range of spatial scales in a time-sharing way.
    • Ted-ICU AI Platform

      AI & IOT Application FutureTech Ted-ICU AI Platform

      Ted-ICU AI Platform: (1)Provide a single view of patients' EMRsvital signs (2)Support remote ICU monitoring (3)Online labeling tool & Expandable AI algorithms repository (4)Disease-specific prediction models (5)Standardized EMR templates
    • Panchromatic CMOS TDI Image Sensor Design for Remote Sensing Satellite

      Electronic & Optoelectronics FutureTech Panchromatic CMOS TDI Image Sensor Design for Remote Sensing Satellite

      This project developed a CMOS Image Sensor (CIS) for the 2nd generation remote sensing satellite,its main achievement is to improve the ground resolution (also known as the Ground Sampling Distance, GSD) from 2 meters to sub-meter. The 12-cm large size chip of CMOS image sensor is implemented using Back-Side Illumination (BSI) CIS technology with mask stitching technologyutilizing the CMOS Time Delay Integration (CMOS TDI) technology in this design.
    • Flexible PPG sensor patch

      Medical Devices FutureTech Flexible PPG sensor patch

      A flexible PPG sensor patch for measuring pulsations of blood vessels estimating ambulatory blood pressure monitoring (ABPM). The measured quality PPG signals are analyzed to estimate blood pressure (BP), heart rate (HR), blood oxygen (SpO2)atrial fibrillation (A-Fib)avoid motion artifacts. In this way, with subject’s physiological condition apprehended accurately.
    • Innovative Wireless PositioningTracking System

      Electronic & Optoelectronics FutureTech Innovative Wireless PositioningTracking System

      iTech has developed an Innovative Wireless Positioning&Tracking System. iShield can simultaneously detect drones & operators. iPosition tracks thousands of targets indoor. iFollow is an auto-following function for smart droids.
    • Next Precision Weightlifting Platform

      AI & IOT Application FutureTech Next Precision Weightlifting Platform

      The main purpose of this invention is to provide a training system with the surrounding photographing unit, the display unit,a force platform. The system can immediately capture the motion of the user from various angles,measure the force of the user from both legs, in order to provide the useful biofeedback information to coachesathletes.
    • On-chip integrated quantum polarization-entangled optical source

      Electronic & Optoelectronics FutureTech On-chip integrated quantum polarization-entangled optical source

      We developed a unique integrated quantum polarization entangled light source, in addition to generating a quantum polarization entangled photon pair, the integrated quantum chip also utilizes a special adiabatic optical light transfer array to integrate the on-chip polarization-dependent spectral splitting via the quantum tunneling effect. The integrated quantum light source provides a stable polarization entangled source for the more quantum applications.
    • Smart glove with soft force sensors for virtual reality somatosensory equipment training

      Smart machinerynovel materials FutureTech Smart glove with soft force sensors for virtual reality somatosensory equipment training

      The smart glove was made by soft force sensor with the multi-walled carbon nanotube cast in the mesh structurecombined with an interdigitated electrode together, then used AC/DC conversionspace calculation to establish the interactive virtual reality(VR) somatosensory system under the wireless. The recipient can achieve the same feedback as the demonstrator's behaviorskills in VR.
    • Mobile Magnetic Survey System

      AI & IOT Application FutureTech Mobile Magnetic Survey System

        Mobile Magnetic Survey System is composed of 20 precisesensitive magnetic detector arrays, which are used for measuring the 3D magnetic fields. With the LiDAR positioning systemattitude rotation, the magnetic vector field can analyze the magnetic field intensity at different positions. In addition, the visualized map can help users to evaluate the metal body locationdepth.
    • Baseball finger force sensingwireless transmission device with time-series big data analysis system

      AI & IOT Application FutureTech Baseball finger force sensingwireless transmission device with time-series big data analysis system

        This pressure-detection smart baseball obtains applied force, dynamicinertial features of pitcher during pitching. Through the connection between wireless moduleterminal, data will be transferredprovides vibration as a pitching signal. Also, precise adjustment is achievable through back-end analysiscustomized training formulation, which enhances pitching ability, optimizes training,improves pitcher's condition assessment.
    • A genomic marker guided roadmap to treat hepatocellular carcinoma

      Bio-tech & New Drugs FutureTech A genomic marker guided roadmap to treat hepatocellular carcinoma

      This is a method for identifying single nucleotide polymorphisms (GALNT14 genotypes) of a target nucleic acid for predicting whether a patient suffering from HCC will respond to combination chemotherapy. Accordingly, physicians can decide whether the HCC patients should receive chemotherapyTACE. This method could also predict prognosis in multiple gastrointestinal cancers.
    • Monolithic hybrid type quantum dots micro-light-emitting diodes for the full-color pixel array

      Electronic & Optoelectronics FutureTech Monolithic hybrid type quantum dots micro-light-emitting diodes for the full-color pixel array

      A wavelength tunable micro-light-emitting diodes fabricated by the nanometer-level etching technology, the strain-induced engineering can effectively shift the emission wavelength from green to blue. Meanwhile, we introduced the ALD for the passivation layer,the super inkjet printing system used to form the color-conversion layer to emissive red light. Finally, a hybrid type full-color micro-LED has been fabricated with the monolithic epitaxial wafer.
    • Bi-specific antibodiesuses thereof

      Bio-tech & New Drugs FutureTech Bi-specific antibodiesuses thereof

      We developed a humanized bifunctional antibody (mPEG×tumor marker),the anti-PEG end can be non-covalently modified to bind any PEGylated nano-druga contrast agent by one-step "formulation". The non-covalent binding solved the problems of chemical modification such as the masking of the antibody binding site, heterogeneity, drug instability. The other end of the bifunctional antibody can specifical
    • Embedded Smart Textile Arrays Display Module

      Electronic & Optoelectronics FutureTech Embedded Smart Textile Arrays Display Module

      National Taipei University of Technology (NTUT) announces the latest approach“embedded smart textiles arrays display module” (ESTAD module) . The ESTAD module involves twoparts,one is circuitthe other is control box. The circuit is to attach the fabric seamlessly,this could be twistedrubbed to fit various design. The control box is designed smaller than the current form to put in the pocketsomewhere hidden in the potential application.
    • free5GC: 5th generation mobile core network

      AI & IOT Application FutureTech free5GC: 5th generation mobile core network

      Although there are few open-source core network projects, none of them are conformed to 3GPP Release 15 (R15). The free5GC is the first one in the world based on 3GPP R15. The ultimate goal of free5GC is to implement a full commercial, operational core network including Operation, AdministrationManagement (OAM), orchestrator,network slicing complied with 3GPP R15beyond.
    • Speaker-aware Speech Enhancement

      AI & IOT Application FutureTech Speaker-aware Speech Enhancement

      The overall system first extracts embedded speaker identity features using a neural network model, then the deep neural network speech enhancement takes the augmented features as the input to generate the enhanced spectra. With the additional embedded features, the speech enhancement system can be guided to generate the optimal output corresponding to the speaker identity.
    • Microfluidic motile sperm separation sorter

      Medical Devices FutureTech Microfluidic motile sperm separation sorter

      The microfluidic chips have been used to sort human motile sperms based on the phenomena of laminar flow. The sorted sperms would be fertilized to form the embryo by using in intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI). The prototype of chips have been developed in the lab under National Tsing Hua University. Furthermore, the mass production has been conducted by Ritek to accomplish the disposable chips
    • A legendary luminous nano-pearl

      Medical Devices FutureTech A legendary luminous nano-pearl

      The chromium-doped zinc gallate, ZnGa2O4:Cr3+, material is viewed as a long-lasting luminescent phosphor which can avoid tissue autofluorescence interference for in vivo imaging detection. The cubic ZGC revealed a specific accumulation in liver0.5 Gy used at the end of X-ray excitation was sufficient for imaging of deep seated hepatic tumors.