Company details

Company name Aquacorp
Company type Small Enterprise (less than 50 employees and revenues less than 10 MEUR)
Industry sector Environment
Activity description

AQUACORP is a start-up company focusing on the development of a smart-water AI platform targeting fresh water and waste-water monitoring. Their sensing platform is based on the Water-Quality Early Alert System (WEAS), enabling the remote, continuous and real-time monitoring of water using RGB cameras. 

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Project information

Technology platform TP-1: Free-space photonic components and systems
Application domain Agrifood
Project scope

A spectroscopic study of water parameters, enabling the improvement of the AI platform and extending the sensing capabilities, while optimizing the current RGB camera outlook by selecting the optimal camera filters and lenses.

Project leader Dr. Ir. Lien Smeesters (VUB)
Project start April 2021
Project duration 4 months