Business Domains

Agriculture

  • Biotic Stress: Pre- and post-symptomatic detection of diseases; control of plant protection and phenotyping for selection in the process of plant breeding.
  • Abiotic Stress: Optimisation of the use of resources (e.g., fertilisation, water) on the basis of the actual metabolism.
  • Characteristic Features: Evaluation of quality-giving properties (e.g., variety, sex, degree of maturity, harvest time) and product traceability.

Food

  • Entire Value Chain: Products and services in production, processing, wholesale and retail.
  • General Characteristic Features: Origin, freshness, organic production, nutritional value.
  • Specific Characteristic Features: Smoke taint in grapes, THC and CBD in hemp.

Lifestyle

  • Consumer-centred Sensing: Affordable and easy-to-use mobile devices and services - anywhere, anytime.
  • Individual Product Advice: Recommendation of personalised care products in cosmetics.
  • Real-time Information: Detection of biochemical compounds for qualitative and quantitative assessment in the context of nutritional advice, stress detection, and beyond.

Traceability

  • New Legislation and Consumer Behaviour: Proof of origin and compliance with minimum standards along the entire goods and supply chain.
  • Natural Markers or Artificial Features: Secure, easy-to-use, and cost-effective methods of authentication, traceability, and documentation.
  • All Kind of Trades: Commodities, industrial goods, consumer products.