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SmartLab: all-in-one automation, digitalization, and miniaturization

Interview with Dr. Felix Lenk, Head of the SmartLab Systems research group, Chair of Bioprocess Engineering, Institute of Natural Materials Technology, Dresden University of Technology (TU Dresden)


Image: A smiling man with short, dark hair, dark suit and glasses - Dr. Felix Lenk; Copyright: TU Dresden

Dr. Felix Lenk

Image: A computer-generated image of a device that stores a lot of petri dishes and processes them automatically; Copyright: TU Dresden

The PetriJet platform supports the high-throughput screening for active ingredients by automatically processing petri dishes and cultures.

Image: A miniaturized, round sensor under a fingertip; Copyright: TU Dresden

The "Sens-o-Sphere" that has been developed by the SmartLab Systems working group is a swimming sensor that wirelessly transmits data from within reaction media.

Image: Man with glasses and beard - Timo Roth; Copyright: beta-web/Schmitz

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