News & Events

SUMCASTEC partners share their results on Zenodo

Following their Data Management Plan, the SUMCASTEC partners opened an open access repository on zenodo platform to share day by day their current progress with others researchers.

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10-16h June: SUMCASTEC partners will join IMS 2018 conference

The International Microwave Symposium is the largest and the most selective worldwide conference on Microwave devices and their application. IMS 2018 event will be held in Philadelphia ( and this year IMS will focus on Microwaves for Medicine and Mobility applications… Fully in line with SUMCASTEC objectives!

UNILIM, IHP, BANGOR & CREOMEDICAL will of course take part of this event to promote SUMCASTEC research work and some of the latest results of the project  have been selected to be presented to a large audience of microwave engineers and medical end-users of new technologies.

19-12th December: ENEA hosted
the 12 months SUMCASTEC’s Consortium meeting

The SUMCASTEC project partners went to the beautiful city of Roma, Italy, for the end of first year project meeting. Hosted by ENEA on 19 and 20th December 2017, to present and discuss about all progress and achievements performed since July. Actually, the project is running well, with exciting preliminary results and impressive progress as well on technology & engineering side than on the biology experiments & developments. This exchange time has also allowed preparing the first review of the project that will take place in Brussels in February 2018.

11-12th July: the partner IHP microelectronics hosted
the first 6 months SUMCASTEC’s meeting

All the SUMCASTEC project partners met for the second time in Franckfurt Oder, Germany, hosted by IHP microelectronic on 11 and 12th July 2017.

During this half year consortium meeting , the main progress and achievements done during the first 6 months of the project were presented and discussed. Actually, the first results shown by each partner are very promising for the up-coming challenging project activities. This exchange time has also allowed to plan in detail and organize the collaborative experimental work for the next period.

12-16th June: SUMCASTEC project was introduced
to IMS2017 conference attendees

The International Microwave Symposium is the largest and the most selective worldwide conference on Microwave devices and their application. This year IMS was held in Honolulu ( and the SUMCASTEC partners attended to present some of the first primarily results achieved in the project consortium to a large audience of microwave engineers and researchers.
In addition during this event, BANGOR & UNILIM organized a workshop dedicated to thermal vs non-thermal effects of electromagnetic waves for biomedical applications, in which especially Creo Medical and IHP Microelectronics partners have introduced their current developments.

14-16th February: the XLIM research Institute hosted
the SUMCASTEC project kick-off meeting

The University of Limoges officially launched this research program focusing on cancer stem cells isolation and neutralization. The first consortium meeting took place in the XLIM Institute over 3 days, from February 14th to 16th, welcoming the main representatives of the 6 European partners.

The first day has been dedicated to introduction of each involved team, their know-how and their resources. Following days allowed focusing on the main project topics and research actions with working sessions dedicated to the first achievements and experiences to be done during the next months.