charismaTec OG

Company details

Company name charismaTec OG
Company type Micro Enterprise (less than 10 employees and revenues less than 2 MEUR)
Industry sector Defence and security
Activity description

charismaTec is specialized in the development of high-tech products for security applications. In collaboration with police and document experts, charismaTec OG has developed a mobile document checking device called Doculus Lumus®. With this device it is possible to check passports, ID cards and other documents at the airport, on the train or on the motorway and identify forgeries within 30 seconds. The product was launched in March 2015, and today it supports the security officers of many countries worldwide between Austria and Australia for border protection.

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Project information

Technology platform TP-4: Micro-Opto-Electro Mechanical Systems (MOEMS) integration
Application domain Information & Communication
Project scope

The implementation of a small and cheap opto-electronic component in the company’s existing product, Doculus Lumus, for the detection of the decay time of fluorescent security inks.

Project leader Jan Hesse
Project start January 2020
Project duration 8 months