Navigation Links
Primary product
Date:1/20/2010

on is used to light the product during the reading of the light spectrum (the colour) which means that readings have to be made in a short time period and repeated weekly. The partners decided that the light receiver and the digitiser should be separated and the light spectrum should be transmitted through a fibre optical cable. They used a system of constant illumination to make the reading more stable.

The partners drew on three years of previous research they had carried out developing a product which controlled the composition of fats and proteins during a production process. Unlike other colour spectrometers on the market, the partners wanted to give factories an instrument that could be used on production lines rather than exclusively in laboratories so that factory lines could be closely monitored and adjusted in real time.

The challenges of developing that were considerable, recalls Yann Franchet, who runs EDIT. "In a laboratory you have a protected environment and you adapt that to the colour spectrometer," he says. "In the factory, in the winter it can be cold and in the summer hot, there is dust and so on, so you have to adapt the colour spectrometer to the conditions in the factory."

The research involved numerous mathematical formulas, close liaison between the partners and extensive testing. But finally a successful prototype was developed for a product which could be manufactured and sold at 25,000 euros, instead of the 100,000 euro cost of other colour spectrometers on the market. EDIT's software allows different types of factories to set the machine to control the colour they want. "The user will be able to see three values corresponding to the colour and to see those on their computer in order to say 'my product is okay'," says Franchet.

The colour spectrometer opens up fresh markets for each of the three partners. "We have postponed commercialisation a bit because of the crisis but once things improve we will
'/>"/>

Contact: Piotr Pogorzelski
piotr.pogorzelski@es.eureka.be
322-777-0979
EUREKA
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology news :

1. Some skin cancer may be mediated by primary cilia activity
2. New type of drug shrinks primary breast cancer tumors significantly in just 6 weeks
3. Single-largest biodiversity survey says primary rainforest is irreplaceable
4. UNH becomes first university in nation to use landfill gas as primary energy source
5. Lean green food -- sustainable food production
6. Scripps Research team wins global race to achieve landmark synthesis of perplexing natural product
7. Scientists breakthrough in production of biofuels
8. Genes for drought-tolerance, aflatoxin may mingle to boost corn production
9. Scripps Research team uncovers chemical basis for extra quality control in protein production
10. Self-destructing bacteria improve renewable biofuel production
11. Delft breakthrough in bioethanol production from agricultural waste
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/11/2014)... the City of Entiat on Tuesday, July 8, 2014. ... grew to over 1,000 acres by evening. Three outbuildings ... investigation by the Washington Department of Natural Resources. The ... in developing fire control strategies and tactics. Other cooperators ... of Natural Resources, (WA DNR), Bureau of Land Management, ...
(Date:7/11/2014)... German . ... refraction of X-rays through a specimen instead of attenuation ... are often of much higher quality than those based ... Franz Pfeiffer are particularly interested in developing new approaches ... phase-contrast imaging. One main goal is to make this ...
(Date:7/11/2014)... from The Chinese University of Hong Kong, BGI and ... linked to salt tolerance, with implication for improving this ... published online in Nature Communications provides an ... improvement. , Soybean is an important crop for the ... have less genetic diversities than their wild counterparts. Among ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):New simple setup for X-ray phase contrast 2BGI reports a novel gene for salt tolerance found in wild soybean 2
... than a century ago, a brilliant young chemist and ... her ground-breaking discoveries in radioactivity. Emma Martn ... is carrying on Curie,s spirit of trail-blazing scientific inquiry, ... name. Last summer, Martn Rodrguez was one of ...
... the University of Adelaide are a promising step ... transfusions for preterm babies, by reducing the likelihood of adverse ... the most common medical procedures experienced by preterm babies, who ... the University of Adelaide,s Robinson Institute studied 28 ...
... Nov. 26, 2012 Medbox, Inc. (OTC Markets: MDBX) ... biometric medical marijuana dispensing system has arrived in Massachusetts ... to cannabis-based health care products. The two ... large, show the process of how the Medbox (Medicine ...
Cached Biology News:Following in Marie Curie's footsteps 2Better blood transfusions for preterm babies 2Medbox, Inc. Releases Demo Video and Collateral Media Concerning How Their Systems Will Be Used in Massachusetts Medical Marijuana Dispensaries 2
(Date:7/10/2014)... OMICS Group’s 5th International conference and exhibition ... at Double Tree by Hilton Beijing, China is all ... & Bioanalytical research methods only to facilitate improved living ... Dr. Srinubabu Gedela, MD of OMICS Group Inc has ... one in bringing a unique and international mix of ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Senior supply ... and professional associations, addressed the challenges of “Reducing Cost, ... Device Industries” through strategic sourcing. Describing the partnership of ... the Supply Chain Management Institute ( SCMI) of ... on June 24 at the Kroc Institute of Peace ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... 10, 2014 On July 9 ... , presented Russia,s first national ... The Company is developing a unique project called ... develops a number of innovative drugs based on monoclonal ... ceremony took place at the International Exhibition "Innoprom 2014" ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Tute Genomics, the leader ... an agreement with Lineagen, Inc., to provide ... Dx PLUS.  Lineagen, focused on the ... currently offers FirstStep Dx PLUS, a ... by healthcare providers as a first-line genetic ...
Breaking Biology Technology:A Critical Review of Analytical Techniques for Improved Living Standards 2A Critical Review of Analytical Techniques for Improved Living Standards 3A Critical Review of Analytical Techniques for Improved Living Standards 4Biotech & Biopharm Supply Chain Management Executives Launch BSMA in San Diego 2Biotech & Biopharm Supply Chain Management Executives Launch BSMA in San Diego 3Biotech & Biopharm Supply Chain Management Executives Launch BSMA in San Diego 4Dmitry Medvedev Presented BIOCAD the First National "Industry" Award 2Tute Genomics Platform Selected to Provide Clinical Interpretation for Lineagen's NextStepDx PLUS Next-Generation Sequencing-Based Diagnostic Test 2Tute Genomics Platform Selected to Provide Clinical Interpretation for Lineagen's NextStepDx PLUS Next-Generation Sequencing-Based Diagnostic Test 3Tute Genomics Platform Selected to Provide Clinical Interpretation for Lineagen's NextStepDx PLUS Next-Generation Sequencing-Based Diagnostic Test 4
... SAN CARLOS, Calif., May 22 Nektar,Therapeutics (Nasdaq: ... Ph.D.,J.D. has joined the Company as Chief Operating ... responsibilities include overseeing and,managing all aspects of the ... as operations across the Company. He will also,serve ...
... Celldex,Therapeutics (a wholly-owned subsidiary of AVANT,Immunotherapeutics)(Nasdaq: AVAN ... being developed for the treatment of Glioblastoma,Multiforme (GBM), ... at the 44th,Annual Meeting of the American Society ... held at McCormick Place in Chicago from May ...
... DRAD ), a leading provider of medical ... and imaging centers, today,announced the signing of a ... Medicine in Baltimore, Md., Under terms of ... read,diagnostic images for primary care physicians, throughout the ...
Cached Biology Technology:Bharatt Chowrira Joins Nektar Therapeutics as Chief Operating Officer and Head of PEGylation Business Unit 2Bharatt Chowrira Joins Nektar Therapeutics as Chief Operating Officer and Head of PEGylation Business Unit 3AVANT Immunotherapeutics Announces Oral Presentation of CDX-110 at ASCO Annual Meeting 2AVANT Immunotherapeutics Announces Oral Presentation of CDX-110 at ASCO Annual Meeting 3Digirad Corporation Signs Letter of Understanding With Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine 2Digirad Corporation Signs Letter of Understanding With Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine 3Digirad Corporation Signs Letter of Understanding With Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine 4
The iEMS Incubator/Shaker is a high performance microplate incubator and orbital shaker. Its superior temperature control and efficient orbital shaking reduce incubation times. It can incubate up to ...
... modified nucleotide structure called a ?cap? ... most naturally-occurring eukaryotic mRNAs and many ... for a portion of the GTP ... reaction results in the synthesis of ...
... nucleotide structure called a ?cap? is ... naturally-occurring eukaryotic mRNAs and many viral ... a portion of the GTP present ... results in the synthesis of transcripts ...
This Dedicated 18" X 18" (45.7 X 45.7 cm.) shaker platforms are optimized for a particular flask clip size. Dedicated platforms come fully loaded with flask clips....
Biology Products: