2 Tracking of small boats and divers in operational port environment Work partially funded by the Netherlands MoD, project nr. 685.10.4108. 01, logistic support and divers were provided by the Royal Netherlands Navy Boat track Passive sonars Diver tracks 10 januari 2011
Waterside Intruder Detection System An initiative by TNO, Customs Divers Rotterdam and industry Prototype developed with support of Ministry of Economics and Port of Rotterdam Is there a diver in the water? Know the answer in about 1 minute Enhances safety in underwater domain Safety information available in realtime on your mobile device
6 Performance Use smart listening algorithms for robust performance in difficult acoustic environments such as harbours. Affordable Use of cheap components enables lower costs than active sonar Environmental-friendly low power consumption no harm to marine life Covert operation System does not betray its presence 10 januari 2011 Passive sonar for protecting storage and transportation of fuels
Towards 100% renewable energy The 3th industrial revolution coal & steam engine oil & combustion engine clean energy Solar / wind etc. for energy and mobility Biomass for materials / chemicals
Feedstock (generation) 1.Cane/starch 2.Biomass 3.CO2 Products Specialties Materials Base Chemicals Energy Focus on implementation on industrial scale We develop technology which converts biomass into valuable materials and chemical building blocks.
Focus on implementation on industrial scale Together with industry and RTO’s
The aim of BioConSept: Develop technically, economically & ecologically viable bio-based chains that convert 2 nd generation biomass into valuable platform chemicals and semi-/end- products, which are 30% cheaper and 30% more sustainable than the conventional chemical route or 1 st generation process Example Chains & platform molecules in BioConSept