We are innovators striving
to make healthcare accessible
and affordable.

We are a science and technology innovator in the field of metamaterials, artificial intelligence and medical imaging.

We work across disciplines, partner with leading researchers from industry, academia and the medical profession, to advance conceptual frontiers of physics, engineering and medicine.

We are particularly driven by innovations that can have a meaningful and lasting impact on society.

Whether for early diagnosis of disease or preventive care, our innovations aim to improve patient health.

Timeline

2015

Multiwave Technologies AG founded in Switzerland by brothers Tryfon Antonakakis (PhD) and Panos Antonakakis as a metamaterial design software start-up

2016

Multiwave partners with Imperial College London to develop metamaterial algorithms

2016

Multiwave Technologies AG founds R&D subsidiary, Multiwave Imaging SAS, in Marseille, France. Starts partnership with Institut Fresnel, a joint lab of the French National Research Agency (CNRS) and Aix-Marseille University on metamaterials and MRI.

2018

Multiwave partners with Leiden University Medical Center and Aix-Marseille University to develop metamaterial-based medical device accessories for 3 Tesla and 7 Tesla MRI

2018

Multiwave is awarded Best Young SME by the European Commission for its innovations in medical imaging

2020

Multiwave receives CE marking for its 7 Tesla dielectric pad and captures 1/3 of the 7 Tesla MRI market

2021

Multiwave refocuses its R&D on portable MRI and signs exclusive worldwide license agreement to commercialize ultra-low field MRI intellectual property from Leiden University Medical Center

2021-2023

A*Midex Foundation co-finances Multiwave Chair of medical imaging at Aix-Marseille University with a focus on magnetic resonance imaging

2022-2023

Portable MRI scanners for research delivered to:

  • Mount Sinai Hospital New York (US)
  • Brighton and Sussex Medical School (UK)
  • Marseille Timone Hospital (France)

2023

Multiwave signs feasibility study with a leading MRI original equipment manufacturer to asses the potential of portable MRI for new clinical applications

2024-2027

A*midex Foundation of Aix-Marseille University (France) to purchase 5 portable MRI scanners as part of joint-research on ultra-low field MRI

2024

R&D wholly-owned subsidiary, Multiwave Imaging SAS, based in Marseille, France, renamed Multiwave Technologies SAS.

2024

Clinique de la Main Genève and Multiwave ink strategic partnership to develop portable MRI for hand and wrist imaging

Core Team

Panos Antonakakis

Co-founder, co-CEO & Chairman

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Tryfon Antonakakis, PhD

Co-founder & co-CEO

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Amira Trabelsi

Head of Operations

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Lei Zhang, PhD

Head of Computational Physics

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Sajad Nezhadian, PhD

Head of RF Engineering

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Aris Lanaridis, PhD

Senior AI researcher

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Marc Dubois, PhD

Amidex Chair researcher

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Chloe Cabon

Mechanical Engineer

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Jonathan Bartoli

Head of Grants

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Paul-François Gapais, PhD

RF Engineer

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George Chatoutsidis

Front-end developer

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Djamel Berrahou

Head RF technician

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Fouad Fezari

RF Technician

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Kseniia Lezhennikova

Metamaterial engineer

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Donia HOUAS

Office manager

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Board of Directors

Panos Antonakakis

Co-founder, co-CEO & Chairman

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Tryfon Antonakakis, PhD

Co-founder & co-CEO

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Timothy Dyer

Director

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David Webster

Director

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Barthelemy Debray, CFA

Director

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Emmanuelle Brizay

Director

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Scientific Board

Prof. Andrew Webb

Scientific Advisor

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Prof. Richard Craster

Scientific Advisor

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Gerard Friedlander, MD

Medical Advisor

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Stefan Enoch

Scientific Advisor

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Tarek Hijal, MD

Medical Advisor

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Dr Jimmy S. Ghostine MD, FRCPC, DABR

Medical Advisor

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