Ultrasounds for Biological Applications and Materials Science


The Spanish National Research Council (CSIC), is the largest public research organization in Spain with more than 15.000 workers and 3.000 research scientists. 


About Us

We are a research group within the Sensors and Ultrasonics Systems Department of the Institute for Information Security (CSIC). Our main research field is related with the use of ultrasound … Continue reading


ECERES project kicks off: firsts insights

Past Thursday 2nd of March, we had our first meeting for ECERES project. Gladly, most of participants, coming from several institutions from both Spain and abroad, were able to attend. We … Continue reading

March 2, 2017 · Leave a comment

ECERES kick off meeting

March 2nd, 2017 at CSIC, the ECERES kick of meeting will take place. ECERES means: Spectral and resonant ultrasonic echography.

February 28, 2017 · Leave a comment

Air-coupled fast inspection of sandwich structures with honeycomb core in industrial environment.

This is our couple of focused high sensitivity and wide band 400kHz air-coupled transducers (Air-Coupled Ultrasonic Transducers) mounted for this week on a Kuka robot for the fast inspection in … Continue reading

February 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

2017 Research hot topics

Air-coupled ultrasonic piezoelectric transducers (0.1-1.5 MHz). With high sensitivity, high spatial resolution and wideband for applications in NDT in the nuclear and aerospatial industry.Air-Coupled Ultrasonic Transducers Application of air-coupled ultrasound … Continue reading

January 4, 2017 · Leave a comment

Postdoc positions open

We are looking for canditates with a PhD degree (obtained after 2006) with a strong publication record, interest in applied research and experience in the any of the these fields: … Continue reading

January 3, 2017 · Leave a comment

Buscamos candidato para beca predoctoral (FPU)

BECA FPU 2016 Buscamos candidato (Licenciado en CC. Físicas, Exactas, Ingeniero) para solicitar beca FPU para la realización de Tesis Doctoral en el Departamento de Sensores y Sistemas Ultrasónicos del … Continue reading

January 3, 2017 · Leave a comment

Our last couple of air-coupled ultrasonic transducers ready to be shipped!

They are a couple of high sensitivity spherically focused air-coupled transducers, centre frequency 250 kHz, focal distance 65 mm, 6 dB focal spot of 4.5 mm and peak sensitivity of … Continue reading

December 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

Spectral and resonant ultrasonic ecography… get funded!

Spectral and Resonant Ultrasonic Echography: a novel diagnosis tool is our last proposal to the Spanish R+D call for research projects and get a positive evaluation and 100% of the … Continue reading

December 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

Happy to share the evaluation of our NOVTUL project 2012-2015.

We have just received an excellent evaluation of our NOVTUL project that we developed during the period 2012-2015. NOVTUL (2012 – 2014)

December 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

Final meeting of our iLINK project

(ilink0988, funded by CSIC, about novel ultrasonic inspection techniques (mainly air coupled techniques) for fibre reinforced composites, with CONEA, Universidad del Valle, Colombia, and Universidad Nacional, Medellin, Colombia), At “Comision Nacional … Continue reading

October 28, 2016 · Leave a comment