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LemnaTec report in Hortidaily

LemnaTec report in Hortidaily Today, Hortidaily reported on LemnaTec technologies for research, breeding and plant pathology assessments. View the report by clicking the button on the right. Hortidaily

Artificial intelligence: looking for the right features

Artificial intelligence: looking for the right features Physiological phenotyping tasks are usually complex, and combining data coming from various sensors need to be set into a meaningful context. Moreover, certain devices such as hyperspectral imaging sensors are producing a massive amount of raw data, which then again [...]

Intelligent Image Analysis for Plant Phenotyping – LemnaTec Book Contribution

LemnaTec Book Contribution Intelligent Image Analysis for Plant Phenotyping LemnaTec’s Chief Scientist Dr. Marcus Jansen has authored a book chapter on “Multisensor Phenotyping for Crop Physiology” together with two former LemnaTec colleagues, Dr. Stefan Paulus (now at Institut für Zuckerrübenforschung, Göttingen, Germany) and Dr. Gustavo Bonaventure [...]

PhenoAIxpert ES successfully launched at the University of Amsterdam

PhenoAIxpert ES successfully launched at the University of Amsterdam Since we delivered a PhenoAIxpert ES to the Swammerdam Institute for Life Sciences (SILS) in Amsterdam recently, researchers started their first experiments with the system. With the two cameras mounted inside the PhenoAIxpert ES, they can image both, the growing [...]

LemnaTec’s Field Scanalyzer in the FIRA Robotics and Automation News

FIRA News report on Field Scanalyzer The FIRA News reports on the LemnaTec Field Scanalyzers working at The University of Arizona and at Rothamsted Research. The "truely gigantic farm robot" as they call the system works for crop analysis. FIRA news confirm that phenotyping is a key technology [...]

New publication in Nature Machine Intelligence

Paper in Nature Machine Intelligence published We proudly present our recent publication resulting from our DePhenSe project together with Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn, TU Darmstadt, and Institut Für Zuckerrübenforschung "Making deep neural networks right for the right scientific reasons by interacting with their explanations" on machine learning for hyperspectral [...]

New distribution partnership established

New distribution partnership established LemnaTec again moves closer to the customers by partnering with local companies. We recently started a partnership with LaserPoint Srl, Vimodrone, Italy. Our Italian partner has long term-experience in the market of precision measurement using lasers and other optical principles. Laser Point is manufacturer of [...]

New features for a phenotyping research facility under construction

New features for a phenotyping research facility under construction We are upgrading a phenotyping research facility for a customer in Asia. The customer operates a PhenoAIxpert HT system with a conveyor for plant transportation passing through a series of image acquisition cabinets. The current upgrade comprises installing [...]

Digital plant assessments – perspectives in time of partial lab closure

Digital plant assessments - perspectives in time of partial lab closure The Corona virus-related lockdown kept you off your lab, and you missed assessing your important plants? Now, it is the time to consider digital imaging technology. Let automatic camera technology collect image data even in times when [...]

Fighting insect decline – phenotyping for minimizing pesticide impact

Fighting insect decline - phenotyping for minimizing pesticide impact Insect decline is a massive problem in Europe and many other parts of the world. Loss is partly attributed to pesticide use. Thus, EU policies drive forward the demand for pesticide saving practices, such as non-chemical agents against weeds, [...]

Five reasons to use digital phenotyping when working with plants and seeds

Five reasons to use digital phenotyping when working with plants and seeds Remote work: Recent measures to prevent spreading of the Coronavirus kept many researchers away from their labs and growth rooms. With automated digital imaging technology requiring only minimum staff present on site, plant research can go [...]

New distribution partnerships established

New distribution partnerships established LemnaTec moves closer to the customers by partnering with local companies. We recently started partnerships with a company in Australia – PAS – and with one in France – Optoprim. For Australia, New Zealand and Oceania, LemnaTec GmbH is pleased to announce a [...]

Four reasons why breeders need digital phenotypic data

Four reasons why breeders need digital phenotypic data Documentation: digital images keep hold of the current state of the plants while a quoted visual impression captured by an operator is perishing and impossible to reconstruct. Standardization: Rating operators are well trained, of course, and the breeder’s eye never [...]

LemnaTec HyperAIxpert – comprehensive laboratory phenotyping system

LemnaTec HyperAIxpert – comprehensive laboratory phenotyping system With the new HyperAIxpert, the next member of the laboratory AIxpert products by LemnaTec, we take the step into automated multi-sensory phenotyping. HyperAIxpert is capable to operate hyperspectral cameras in scanning mode and therefore it is a powerful tool in [...]

3 driving forces why seeds and seed testing need to progress – and what you need for it

3 driving forces why seeds and seed testing need to progress – and what you need for it Climatechange is progressing and makes weather more stressful for plants. Global population growth and increasing qualitative expectations on food demand for more and #betterfood EU plans to reduce pesticide use [...]

New distribution partnership with Portable Analytical Solutions Pty Ltd, (PAS)

New distribution partnership with Portable Analytical Solutions Pty Ltd, (PAS) LemnaTec GmbH is pleased to announce a new distribution partnership with Portable Analytical Solutions Pty Ltd, (PAS) a leading provider of innovative scientific instruments in the Oceania Region, effective since May 2020. Juergen Kreis, Managing Director of [...]

Meet our Sales team

We are at your service to advise you on our products. Starting with the 16th of March 2020, Dr. Jutta Gerstner joined the team as head of sales. She has an education in plant molecular biology and worked for many years in sales positions for different companies active in the [...]