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Joshua Haslun

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March 18, 2019

Helps communities and organizations establish nonexpert monitoring programs specialized in agriculture

The company's founders include Dan TerAvest, Greg Austic, and Nexus Computing (Manuel Di Cerbo as acting partner) Our-Sci's sensors and software platforms are completely open-source The software platforms provide a data collection service that automatically validates sensor measurements, decreasing ... read more.
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Joshua Haslun

Agro Innovation More...

March 18, 2019

Genome editing has received most of the hype and interest surrounding the future of crop development in the past year, but should genetic engineering (to yield so-called "GMOs") be left out of the equation? The planting of GMO crops has increased by 10 million acres annually (according to the ISAAA... read more.

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Joshua Haslun

Agro Innovation More...

March 18, 2019

Processes grasses with mobile biorefinery for improved-digestibility feed and compound feed ingredients

The company was started by Johan Sanders in 2014 and is managed by a team of three: Peter van Paridon, Bram Koopmans, and Hans de Vries So far, the company has raised about $250,000 from the Limburg Development and Investment Company and is a part of the EIP-Agri Biorefinery Glas project The company... read more.
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Joshua Haslun

Agro Innovation More...

March 18, 2019

Develops bio-based coatings and soil-resetting treatment to control pests (the profile is focused on soil resetting)

The company was founded by research efforts at Wageningen University; the current managing director is Herman Feil, while the head of the soil-resetting business unit is Henk Meints Thatchtec's soil-resetting business develops an anaerobic disinfestation process (ADP) for soils significantly ... read more.
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Josh Kern

Consumer IoT More...

March 18, 2019

Smart home control system

The company was founded by CEO Mark Lyle and Chief Design Officer Chris Ladwig in 2018; Mark has held previous co-founder and CTO roles, including a successful exit of semiconductor company Universal Microwave Designs. So far, the company has raised about $1 million in a seed round from lighting ... read more.
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Tugce Uslu

Accelerating Materials Innovation More...

March 18, 2019

3D printing of ophthalmic lenses

Uses a custom 3D inkjet printer and ultraviolet (UV) curing process to produce optics; in 2017, the company shifted its focus from producing secondary optics for LED lighting to ophthalmic lens manufacturing To date, has raised around $50 million, including a Series C round for $14 million closed in... read more.
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Holly Havel

Exploration and Production More...

March 16, 2019

Fiber-optic camera and laser tools for downhole oil and gas applications

Provides a fiber-optic downhole camera tool for visual inspection applications including corrosion and erosion monitoring, scale and hydrate identification, and locating and imaging dropped objects In early stages of commercializing the downhole camera, having completed 45 commercial jobs to date ... read more.
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Abhirabh Basu

Owning the Energy Transition More...

March 15, 2019

Enzymatic filtration for the removal of organic micropollutants

The company was started by Martin Ryen (CEO) in 2013 to commercialize an enzyme-based organic degradation process. To date, the company has raised about €2 million as part of the Horizon 2020 SME Instrument Phase II. The company develops specialized enzymes using a recombinant technique to create ... read more.
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Cecilia Gee

Accelerating Materials Innovation More...

March 15, 2019

Carbon fiber pipe linings and other repair and maintenance products and services

Peter Emmons founded Structural Technologies in 1976. The company makes numerous products for repair and maintenance, including V-Wrap, a carbon or glass fiber strengthening/repair patch for concrete, metallic, and polymer-based pipelines; StrongPIPE, a steel-reinforced composite pipeline repair ... read more.
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The Modern-day Biotech Business Model

Coverage Areas: Accelerating Materials Innovation More...

Planned Publication Date: Q4 2019

This report will examine the theoretical advantages of industrial fermentation (scale independent, allowing for right-sized and distributed manufacturing; flexible production) and reasons for 2018 setbacks. It will examine the continued shift towards high margin products.

Metal 3D printing Segmentation for Emerging Applications

Coverage Areas: Accelerating Materials Innovation More...

Planned Publication Date: Q4 2019

This report will analyze the technical capabilities of existing metal 3D printers to: 1) define common use cases; 2) highlight further development areas; and 3) emphasize the caveats of metal 3D printing applications.