pixolus offers mobile image recognition for fast and easy data entry. Simple scanning with a smartphone or tablet replaces tedious and error-prone retyping. Our software reliably reads and digitizes visual information.
Our recognition solutions are robust, fast and simple to use. Image recognition is performed directly on the smartphone, tablet, or mobile computer. The results are instantly available for display or further processing.
Our software modules for data capture, recognition, and handling can be integrated into your existing or planned solutions.
Visual data capture from receipts, price tags, product codes, or IBANs for accounting to meter readings for energy providers – almost any application area can benefit from pixolus’ camera-based data entry.
Our team totales decades of experience in computer vision and machine learning. We have a deep understanding of software development and what it takes to turn a good algorithm into a functioning solution and good user experience. We offer complete solutions or software components, optimized for your processes and needs.
Products & selected projects
By integrating pixometer SDK , your app will be able to read meters (power, gas, water, heat, operating hours) via smartphone camera. The technology is available as a software module for iOS and Android as well as Cordova, Titanium and Xamarin. Find more details in the pixometer SDK brochure or contact us .
pixometer is the lean cloud solution (iOS, Android) for simplified collection, management, and billing of consumption data. It is an all-in-one software-as-a-service solution for utilities and meter reading services, energy managers, landlords and housing administrations.
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ODI Medical develops a highly innovative tool for medical diagnosis — and we create the acquisition software and the backend for it. The development is set up such that it will stand in a later audit for approval for medical device.
In a joint project with the RWTH Aachen hospital and Philips Healthcare, we will develop an app for support and quality assurance in the intensive care documentation. This three-year project is funded in the programme Leitmarktwettbewerb.NRW Gesundheit.
Even mostly automated businesses, not every measuring point is digitalized – if it does not pay off. For a big player in the chemical industry, we have developed a scan module prototype for a more efficient collection and documentation of manometer readings.
We ported pixometer to Windows for the german water supplier GELSENWASSER. The connection to their closed-source workforce management solution (GE FFA) supports meter reading and meter exchange processes.
Mark is CTO of pixolus. He graduated with a Ph.D. in electrical engineering and computer science from RWTH Aachen University. Afterwards he worked at Fraunhofer IAIS as post-doctoral researcher, scientific consultant and project leader. He is an expert for object detection, tracking, and machine learning. Mark is co-author of the open-source computer vision library OpenCV. In addition to that, Mark is interested in software design, rapid prototyping and agile project management.
As CEO Stefan ensures that pixolus is commercially successful. He studied business administration at University of Cologne and University St. Gallen and received a Ph.D. in Targeted Advertising from University of Leipzig. His business career led him to management positions at insurance companies.
Barbara is a computer vision expert with a strong background in machine learning. Her interests include multimedia analysis and retrieval, object detection and person detection. She received a M.Sc. in Computer Science from Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences and graduated with a Ph.D. from University of Bonn. She also worked at Fraunhofer IAIS as a researcher and scientific consultant in several research projects.
Steffen is an expert in video coding and application development. He received a Ph.D. in Video Coding from RWTH Aachen University. Afterwards, Steffen worked at Panasonic R&D with a focus on video signal processing, video compression standardization and strategy development.
Markus graduated with a Ph.D. in electrical engineering and computer science from RWTH Aachen University. He worked as a post-doctoral researcher at University of Ottawa, and as a researcher and project leader at Bosch Corporate Research. His research interests are camera systems and embedded image processing applications.
Marco is our expert for image analysis and signal processing. He graduated with Dipl.-Ing (M.Sc.) in electrical engineering from RWTH Aachen University. Afterwards, he worked at a joint lab of RWTH Aachen University and Philips Research where he researched in tumor localization from MRI data.
Gencosman has a strong focus on online marketing. Before joining pixolus, he worked as a project and marketing manager for different startups and middle-sized companies. He graduated with a diploma in business administration and a master’s degree in communication management.
Jan is our newest member strengthening our app development. As an experienced IT specialist and developer he has developed various apps and solutions for the free market, besides co-founding his own startup.
Andreas helps speeding up pixolus’ business development ambitions. He draws on a wide array of marketing and sales experience, having done business in large corporations als well as in a startup environment. After graduating in management and marketing at University of Trier / Clarion University of Pennsylvania, he has successfully developed and commercialized various product and service innovations on an international scale. Most recently, he focused on emerging digital business models, founding his own Internet of Things start-up. After that, he shaped and executed a business development strategy for a Swiss / German Property Tech Startup for the German market. Andreas loves to network. With a great deal of curiosity and stamina he explores and unlocks business opportunities in various sectors and markets.
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