Fraunhofer Institute of Optronics, System Technologies and Image Exploitation IOSB

»One more step towards a real food scannerr«

»One more step towards a real food scannerr«

Food lab inside your mobile phone


»Food Scanner« is becoming a topic of common interest. The European Commission has recognized its relevance and provides funding for the development of the technologies required. As the leading partner for applied research in Europe, the Fraunhofer society is performing research and development in the field of food science. For 10 years, the Fraunhofer alliance Food Chain Management has been active in the field of spectroscopy technologies for food analysis. One of its partners, Fraunhofer IPMS filed a patent for a novel device that enables not only food analysis but as well access to quantity and nutrition facts...

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