Automated sensor for real time plant discrimination and weed control (Photonic Detection Systems, Pty Ltd)
Prof. Kamal Alameh, WA Centre for Excellence for Micro Photonic Systems (COMPS).
Precision agriculture, particularly Sugar and Cotton Industries, mining, road quality monitoring, railways, and security.
PCT filed by PDS Pty Ltd with Prof Kamal Alameh being the sole inventor. PDS will pay royalty fees to ECU for developed products.
Bench-top prototype developed, which demonstrated limited green-from-green plant discrimination in laboratory environment. Awarded an ARC Linkage Grant in 2010. Field trials completed, modifications being made to product. PDS potentially seeking investment / partners.