Bed bug prototype

23 08 2009

We are moving through prototyping a sensor to detect the presence of bed bugs. Proof-of-concept for the technology is complete. The prototype in the lab has successfully discriminated between rice weevils, drugstore beetles, red floor beetles, and German cockroaches so far – bed bugs are next. When the artificial intelligence software program identifies the ‘target’ pest it will automatically notify interested parties; like a pest control company or hotel front desk.




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