National Physical Laboratory

Robot picks the ripest fruit

Strawberries
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NPL's Richard Dudley was interviewed for the international edition of Wired magazine about his work on an imaging technology that can identify the ripeness of fruit, in this case strawberries, before they are picked.

Adding this technology to fruit picking robots could reduce food waste and increase productivity.

Read the full article in Wired magazine

For more information, please contact Richard Dudley

Last Updated: 8 Aug 2012
Created: 7 Aug 2012

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