Visualant Inc has published an excellent article on the development, technology and application of it’s revolutionary ChromaID scanner system.
ChromaID uses an precisely timed and calibrated series of LED lights analyze the entire spectrum of visible light and report minute variances in the chromatic signature of the object being interrogated. With 3200 datapoints ranging from UV to near-infrared the ChromaID system can provide a level of spectrographic detail that has never been accomplished before.
With the level of detail and the scope of the device, the potential applications are virtually limitless. From document authentication and industrial quality control to medical diagnosis or environmental monitoring, there are boundless industries that could apply the ChromaID system with great value and success.
For the more information, read the full story here: http://www.visualant.net/resources/Visualant_The_ChromaID_Story.pdf