Projects and partners

At Xnovo we are happy to engage in collaborative projects for the mutual benefit of all partners. Below is a list of the projects we are currently engaged in and the partners with whom we collaborate. Please contact us if you have an idea for the next project on the list.

FIONA – FIbre OrientationN Analysis of FRP components

Aim: To explore the potential of a novel fibre characterization methodology for improving FRP components

Funding: EU Horizon 2020

Period: 2018-2019

MUMMERING – Multiscale, Multimodal and Multidimensional imaging for EngineeRING

Aim: To develop research tools that encompass the wealth of new 3D imaging modalities that are surging forward for applications in materials engineering, and create a doctoral programme that trains 15 PhDs

Funding: Horizon 2020, Marie Skłodowska-Curie Innovative Training Networks

Period: 2018-2021

Partners: Technical University of Denmark, University of Copenhagen, Universiteit Antwerpen, Accent Pro 200 s.r.l., Stichting Centrum voor Wiskunde en Informatica, Paul Scherrer Insitut, Bundesanstalt fuer Materialforschung und –Pruefung, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), Lunds Universitet, The University of Manchester, OCV Chambery International, Tetra Pak, Nanomegas SPRL, Aluinvent, Universite de Bordeaux, Saertex GmbH & Co. KG, FEI SAS, Vision in X industrial imaging GmbH, Eidgenoessische Technische Hochschule, FEI Electron Optics BV, DENSsolutions, 4Quant Ltd., Universiteit Leiden, LM Wind Power A/S, Barcelona Supercomputing Center, Universität Potsdam

LINX – Linking Industry with Neutrons & X-rays

Aim: To develop and mature an industry portal for companies to improve their R&D capability by exploiting the potential of advanced neutron and X-ray techniques.

Funding: Innovation Fund Denmark

Period: 2016-2020

Partners: University of Copenhagen, Technical University of Denmark, Aarhus University, BioModics, Carlsberg, Copenhagen Inventures, Exruptive, Frichs Ecotech, Grundfos, LM Wind Power, Novo Nordisk, Novozymes, Rockwool International, TEGnology, Tetra Pak, VELUX, Confederation of Danish Industry (DI), The Capital Region of Denmark, Central Denmark Region, Danish Technological Institute

Modular Dark Field Detector

Aim: To develop new and improved imaging of foreign objects in meat products

Funding: Innovation Fund Denmark

Period: 2017-2019

Partners: Danish Technological Institute, Technical University of Denmark, University of Copenhagen, InnospeXion, TICAN, FOSS

Development of X-ray imaging software compatible with the X-ray source of the future as exemplified by the Lyncean Compact Light Source

Aim: To explore the potential of the Lyncean Compact Light Source for use in Xnovo’s current and future product portfolio

Funding: COBIS UPX program

Period: 2017

Partners: Lyncean Technologies Inc.

AGMINA – Adaption of GrainMapper3D for Industrial Applications

Aim: To enhance the user experience and broaden the application space with a special focus on industrial processes

Funding: Markedsmodningsfonden

Total budget: 3.6 mio. DKK (0,5 mio €)

Period: 2016-2018

Partners: Technical University of Denmark

CINEMA – the allianCe for ImagiNg and Modelling of Energy Applications

Aim: To promote the development of methods for analyzing 3D films of materials, recorded while they are in use

Funding: Innovation Fund Denmark

Period: 2014-2018

Partners: Technical University of Denmark, University of Copenhagen, Northwestern University (US), Manchester X-ray Imaging Facility (UK), Max IV (Sweden), Haldor Topsøe A/S, Amminex Emmisions Technology A/S, LM Wind Power A/S, Rockwool International