Welcome to the Institute of Thin Films, Sensor & Imaging

The Institute of Thin Films, Sensors and Imaging  (ITFSI) is a research institute at the University of the West of Scotland, founded by Professor Des Gibson  September 2014. ITFSI specialises in thin films for various applications including medical devices, sensors, engineering, optics, electronic devices and photonics. A range of thin film technologies, leading to products including miniaturised spectrometers for gas sensing, ultrasonics, hyper-spectral imaging applications and durable infra-red optical coatings. More information on ITFSI capabilities can be found here.

Welcome to the Institute of Thin Films, Sensors and Imaging

The Institute of Thin Films, Sensors and Imaging  (ITFSI) is a research group at the University of the West of Scotland, specialising in thin films for optics, electronic devices and sensing applications. ITFSI has developed a range of thin film technologies, leading to for example, miniaturised spectrometers for gas sensing, ultrasonic and hyper-spectral imaging applications.

Collaborations

ITFSI works with numerous industrial and academic partners, below are some current partners that we are working with.