Anne van Klinken

'The sensor is so small it fits in a smartphone. I dream of a future where everyone with a smartphone has access to non-visible light and can use this to take in all kinds of information.'

“Many of the current generation of spectrometers can only be used in labs because of their size and costs. Our chip and processing module is robust, portable and enables many different applications; from checking drug composition to monitoring fruit and vegetables or testing water quality. It’s great to be able to contribute to something that really makes a difference.”