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Slovak University of Technology

Multifunctional device for the modification of cellulose materials and a method of modifying cellulose materials
The invention is related to a multifunctional device for the modification of cellulose materials, especially printed and paper products, and a method of modifying cellulose materials by volatile impregnating substances

Three-chamber gasifier
The technical fields of the invention include machineries, devices and apparatuses for the chemical and energy industries as well as processing of the solid waste combustion of hydrocarbon materials in a continuous way.

Machinery worm
This gadget is dedicated to the solution of worm node construction in machineries, mainly in compacting machines such as briquette or pellet presses for making of various materials.

Additive for increasing the Cetane number of diesel fuels and bio-diesel fuels, and its use
also filed under international application PCT/ SK2014/050015 and European patent application EP14727092.0

Pellet mill
This technical solution is related to pellet mill construction and belongs to the briquetting and pelleting of bulk materials.

Contact the patent holders:
Know-how Centre, Technology Transfer Office
Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Vazovova 5, 812 43 Bratislava;
Lucia Rybanská,, tel. +421 (0)917 669-217
Michaela Behúlová,, tel. +421 (0)905 293-270

Comenius University and Slovak Academy of Sciences

In vivo isolation of CTCs
Technology taking advantage of magnetic nanoparticles coated with a monoclonal antibody that are injected into the bloodstream via an intravenous cannula, as well as of a special wire comprising a magnetic core coated with a non-magnetic mantle.

Contact the patent holder:
Martin Gróf,, tel: +421 (0)904 983-265


AeroMobil (
Slovak prototype roadable aircraft which will be available for sale in 2017/2018.

AgentBalance (
Solution that enables contact centre managers and team leaders to better understand their agents.

BatSuite (
Bracelet/glove with hardware which constantly emits sound waves and receives its echoes, thanks to which the visually impaired can better sense their environment.

BeeSafe (
Corporate and personal emergency application and platform providing security for people, family members and employees.

Benjamin Button (
Wearable camera for kids designed like a button.

Balcony Cultivator (
Design balcony pots, or entire small ecosystem, with three connected functional parts – bottom part for composting, middle part for plant cultivation and top part for the assumed irrigation.

Blue Vision Labs (
Mobile application for creating 3D models to print in 3D printers.

CapturingReality (
State-of-the-art all-in-one photogrammetry software solution which automatically extracts 3D models from a set of ordinary images and/or laser-scans.

Cloudo (
Platform to search and organise stuff in the cloud.

Corvus (
Set of applications (smart screen reader and special environment) which makes touchscreen Android phones accessible to blind and partially-sighted users.

Crafting Plastics (
Production of environmentally friendly and non-toxic coloured bio-plastic material which can be used in the fashion industry.

Croptech (
Smart automation and monitoring hydrophonic solutions for plant care.

Drone´n´base (
Drones designed for gaming.

eDocu (
Software which uses iTags as QR codes or NFC chips to inform interested persons about producers, repairers and time of latest repair of scanned items and to provide other information about them.

Groupsolver (
Service for surveying customers which combines the ease of free online survey software and professional tools with advanced analytics.

Karmadilo (
Platform for efficiently obtaining marketing data within which respondents get a cash prize for provision of their opinions and choose non-profit or charitable organisations to which the prizes automatically go.

KickResume (
Platform to create a standout resume, cover letter and a career website quick and easy.

LittleLane (
Educational games for kindergartens and primary schools as well as for children and their parents.

Interactive mobile multiplayer spell casting game which combines augmented reality with real world.

MultiplexDx (
Package of diagnostic tools necessary for successful treatment of cancer, including 3D diagnostics.

Orderlord (
Restaurant delivery management software.

Photoneo (
Development of 3D scanners (static scene) and 3D cameras (dynamic scene) for the production industry, self-driven cars and virtual reality.

Pygmalios (
Platform for the analysis of customer behavior in brick-and-mortar stores in real time.

Stemi (
Mobile application which enables immediate voice and picture consultation regarding a 12 lead ECG with a cardiologist in the nearest PCI cardiocentre.

Tootoot (
Mobile-friendly safeguarding platform for schools, colleges and universities to report incidents of bullying, cyber bullying, racism, extremism, radicalisation, sexism, mental health and self harm directly to place of learning.

Vectary (
3D online designing tool with community-driven platform to create and customise ready-to-print 3D models directly in the browser and to share and collaborate on designs.

Vestigen (
Equipment for diagnosis of health or life quality conditions and modules for Google ARA smartphone with sensors for measuring the amount of glucose in the blood of diabetics and the proper functioning of the kidneys. (
Mobile application for monitoring of the the waste levels in the containers and notification about any damage or pollution.

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Department of the Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava, which aims its activities at supporting startups. Its aim is to help the economy and tie science, research and innovation with business practice and thus enhance the competitiveness of the region and contribute to the objectives of the Lisbon Strategy.

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