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The BORING (BurrOwing & Regenerative IN-Ground) Vertical Farm for the Moon, Mars and Beyond
This technology is a vertical farm designed specifically for the controlled-environment crop and food production function of a bioregenerative space life support system. It would enable long-duration crewed missions on the Moon, Mars, and beyond while mitigating the impacts of extreme extraterrestrial environments. Background: Vertical farming is...
Published: 11/30/2022   |   Inventor(s): Joel Cuello, Matteo Pietrobelli, Mackenze McAleer
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Category(s): Technology Classifications > Agriculture & Horticulture > Agricultural Engineering, Technology Classifications > Agriculture & Horticulture > Crop Improvement
Carbon Capture Using Microalgae Cultivated in Scalable Photobioreactors Paired with a Particle Filtration System
This invention offers a method to offset carbon emissions for industries where carbon-neutral operations are particularly challenging (e.g., airlines, shipping). Due to the intrinsic scalability of this invention, it has a potential to provide the most cost-effective solution to massive (hundreds of ktons to Gtons-level) CO2 extraction, thereby contributing...
Published: 10/17/2022   |   Inventor(s): Daniel Apai, Joel Cuello
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Category(s): Technology Classifications > Energy, Cleantech & Environmental, Technology Classifications > Agriculture & Horticulture > Agricultural Engineering
Design of Intelligent Aeroponic Microgravity & Earth Nutrient Delivery System (I-AMENDS) for Bioregenerative Space Life Support and Earth Applications
This technology allows for the growth of plants in zero-gravity or microgravity in small growth chambers or large-scale crop production. The invention solves the problem of directing water and nutrients to the plant roots in an efficient and effective way. The design incorporates liquid and nutrient emitters that allow for the effective flow of the...
Published: 7/15/2022   |   Inventor(s): Joel Cuello, Kate Stalkfleet, Yaser Mehdipour, Chen-Han Shih, Jack Welchert, Sean Gellenbeck, Torin Hodge
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Category(s): Technology Classifications > Agriculture & Horticulture > Agricultural Engineering
Device for Collecting Volumetric Measurements of Objects with Complex Shapes
This technology is a device that facilitates accurate and precise volume measurements of solid objects. Originally created for the purpose of measuring the total volume of a sample of plant matter, it is ideal for measuring the volume of any solid material with complex shapes or many holes and gaps. Background: In agriculture, it is valuable to have...
Published: 7/15/2022   |   Inventor(s): Truman Combs, Kamel Didan
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Category(s): Technology Classifications > Agriculture & Horticulture > Agricultural Engineering
Automated Drone Date Pollination System
This technology is the use of a drone that uses remote sensing, image recognition, unmanned aerial system, machine learning, data analytics and industrial design to eliminate the intense labor needs in date tree farms. The system will be able to find date trees and identify fruit arms to dispense pollen from a custom-made pollen dispenser attached to...
Published: 1/23/2023   |   Inventor(s): Paul Brierley
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Category(s): Technology Classifications > Agriculture & Horticulture > Agricultural Engineering
Solar Tower to Dry Food Waste on a Large Scale
This invention is an innovative greenhouse designed to dry food waste at scale. This radical design maximizes the temperature gradient within the tower to minimize drying time. The solar dryer uses solar radiation, requiring minimal energy input. The dried food waste can be stored and used as needed to fertilize fields, feed livestock, or sold as a...
Published: 7/15/2022   |   Inventor(s): Goggy Davidowitz
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Category(s): Technology Classifications > Agriculture & Horticulture > Agricultural Engineering, Technology Classifications > Energy, Cleantech & Environmental > Renewable Energy > Solar/Photovoltaic
The i-Abacus Green Box
This technology is a modular cultivation system that is designed to be used in a vertical farm or plant factory. The box has an expandable and collapsible support frame and growing pods, which contribute to a unique end product. It is amenable to automation and remote control. This product can be used in a warehouse or greenhouse type of vertical farm/plant...
Published: 7/15/2022   |   Inventor(s): Joel Cuello, Yaser Mehdipour
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Category(s): Technology Classifications > Agriculture & Horticulture > Agricultural Engineering
The i-Sprout Green Box
This invention is an expandable and collapsible modular cultivation system intended for use in vertical farming or plant factories. It includes the capability to expand or retract in size to fit any volume or spacing restrictions, which efficiently maximizes crop productivity. Background: In an effort to reduce the amount of water and land used...
Published: 7/15/2022   |   Inventor(s): Joel Cuello, Yaser Mehdipour
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Category(s): Technology Classifications > Agriculture & Horticulture > Agricultural Engineering
The i-Incline Green Box
This technology is an expandable/collapsible modular system for use in vertical farms. The angle-adjustable growing boards help to expand/collapse the system, allowing for flexible maneuverability and high crop yield. Background: Considered by many to be the next stage in the evolution of agricultural production, vertical farming has become the next...
Published: 7/15/2022   |   Inventor(s): Joel Cuello, Yaser Mehdipour, Jack Welchert
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Category(s): Technology Classifications > Agriculture & Horticulture > Agricultural Engineering
Passive, Solar, Large-Scale Drying System For Agricultural Waste
This invention is a large-scale passive solar system for drying large quantities of agricultural waste. Background: Environmental efforts have created a demand for an alternative protein source for human consumption. As beef, pork, and chicken protein produces a significant amount of greenhouse gas, there is a need for a complete protein source...
Published: 7/15/2022   |   Inventor(s): Goggy Davidowitz, Murat Kacira
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Category(s): Technology Classifications > Agriculture & Horticulture > Agricultural Engineering, Technology Classifications > Agriculture & Horticulture > Entomology
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