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==Specifications==
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* Open source design
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* Imaging device: USB Webcam-based
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* Light source: white LEDs
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* Image processing: OpenCV library-based
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* Calibration Mode / Automatic Mode
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* Colony Counting / Colony Picking (when interfaced with a robotic handler platform)

Revision as of 11:44, 7 June 2009

Open Colony Counter Project

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Driving forces:

  • to provide a open source hardware colony counter system
  • to ease access to quantitative equipment in biology
  • the design should be low-cost and it should provide easy connectivity with computer/robotic equipments

Team:

Synthetic Biology Foundations Prism

Specifications

  • Open source design
  • Imaging device: USB Webcam-based
  • Light source: white LEDs
  • Image processing: OpenCV library-based
  • Calibration Mode / Automatic Mode
  • Colony Counting / Colony Picking (when interfaced with a robotic handler platform)