Data- and model-based algorithms in product performance

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The use of algorithms and machine learning in product optimization and development

Our »Data- and Model-Based Algorithms« division extends our portfolio in the field of applied analytical sensor technologies to incorporate new data-based methods and intelligent systems. Through the use of algorithms and machine learning models, we can provide our customers expedient, cost-effective and comprehensive solutions for evaluating and validating analytical and spectroscopic data to extract key information on material composition and chemical properties and molecular constituents. Additionally, these technologies enable us to offer digital solutions for process modeling and optimization.

The data-driven toolkit used by this division consolidates our knowledge and expertise from our broad areas of research that encompasses odor and taste, multisensory perception, analytical and sensor technologies, digital chemistry and machine learning. Our expertise in the use of bespoke algorithms and intelligent systems enables us to extract information that reveals in-depth knowledge on molecules from even small quantities of data.

As such, we are able to provide our customers with comprehensive support in developing new and innovative products, or in optimizing existing ones, as well as assisting in shaping manufacturing or treatment processes. Further, we provide support to customers to refine and improve the focus and efficiency of their research and development activities. Are you interested in generating specific sensory characteristics, developing personalized taste profiles, or simply maintaining the sensory quality of your products? - We can provide you with tailored solutions for every stage of the process.

Our data- and model-based algorithm services in the field of product performance

Process modeling

Would you like to digitally map and optimize your processes? We can help you to generate models and adjust your input, process and/or output parameters:


  • Modeling and optimizing process steps
  • Modeling and optimizing quality control processes
  • Modeling and optimizing monitoring processes

Structure and pattern mapping

Refine the focus and efficiency of your research and development activities through the use of artificial intelligence-based algorithms and methods:


  • Classifying products, raw materials and individual substances with a focus on flavor characteristics
  • Developing customized flavor profiles
  • Developing new molecules with specific sensory characteristics

Data structuring

We can assist you in structuring your product and processing data using model-based classification and the creation of a digital twin:


  • Digital mapping or classification of a product and/or individual product characteristics
  • Digital twin simulation of a product along the  production chain or within individual processes

Automated data evaluation

We automate the evaluation of your analytical measurements (sensory systems, GC-MS, NIR, etc.) for increased efficiency, quicker outcomes and more objective results:


  • Reduction of risks in production and increase in quality assurance efficiency
  • Optimization and monitoring of the characteristics of raw materials and products
  • Targeted development of products with customized characteristics or properties

We can help you to develop the right algorithm for your application

Potential applications for data- and model-based algorithms for the analysis and evaluation of chemical properties

Optimization and development of food products through the use of algorithms

Meat & fish, spices, beverages & milk, fruits & vegetables

Data- and model-based algorithms in product efficacy Application in the food industry, dairy products
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Data and model-based algorithms in product efficacy application in the food industry blueberries fruits
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Our extensive experience and the wide range of laboratory equipment at our disposal allow us to provide our customers qualified support in optimizing and developing food products or in analyzing and identifying sensory characteristics in a cost-effective and efficient manner. With the help of digital methods, multidimensional data analysis and data science, we can accurately evaluate both new and existing data . As such, we can develop and evaluate your products more quickly, efficiently and effectively.

Our data- and model-based algorithm-based services for the food industry:

  • Automated evaluation of analytical measurements to reduce risks in production
  • Structured use of data through the digital mapping and classification of your food product or specific characteristics
  • Optimization of products and processes using digital process modeling
  • Development of customized taste profiles
  • Focused quality and authenticity screenings

Get in touch for a demonstration of how we can use algorithms to advance the development and optimization of your food products.

Sensory technology, multidimensional data analysis and data science in the field of consumer goods

Consumer goods, commodities, raw materials, materials, textiles, toys, packaging materials, plastics and recyclates

Data- and model-based algorithms in product efficacy - application in the field of consumer goods - plastic raw material
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Data- and model-based algorithms in product effects - application in the field of consumer goods - plastic bottles
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We possess extensive interdisciplinary expertise in the sensory analysis of commodity goods, raw materials and intermediates. The development of customized sensory technology and the use of multidimensional data analysis and data science enable us to analyze the sensory characteristics of your products expediently, efficiently and effectively. We can help you to cope with the challenges of quality assurance, product development and product optimization:

Our services in the field of consumer goods:

Get in touch for a demonstration of how we can the use of algorithms can assist you in developing and optimizing your products quickly and effectively.

Multisensory perception of personal and home-care products based on algorithms

Cosmetic products, home fragrances, cleaning products and detergents

Data- and model-based algorithms in product efficacy: use in home care, cleaning products.
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Data and model-driven algorithms in product efficacy: application in the cosmetics industry cosmetic products
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Are you interested in studying the odors or textures of your personal or home-care products or their ingredients in relation to their perception by consumers? Whether you are interested in the specific characteristics of new ingredients, the  properties of individual ingredients or constituent compounds, or analyzing the impact of your products on consumers — we can provide the tools and expertise to fulfil these goals! Our data- and model-based digital chemistry methods and our automated evaluation of analytical data relating to odor and odor perception enables us to develop and implement new methods to assess (novel) ingredients and optimize your products.

Our data- and model-based algorithms-based services in the personal and home-care products sector:

  • Odor predictions for specific ingredients
  • Modeling of undesirable constituents in cosmetics based on molecular structures
  • Automated evaluation of analytical measurements to minimize risks in production
  • Development of customized odor profiles
  • Focused quality and authenticity screenings
  • Multisensory perception assessment for products or raw materials using innovative stimulus scenarios

We can help you to develop and optimize your products quickly and effectively – we are looking forward to hearing from you!

Use of data- and model-based algorithms in agriculture and for industrial machinery

Pesticides and herbicides, chemicals, pest and leakage monitoring

Data- and model-based algorithms in product effects application in industrial plants
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Data and model-based algorithms in product efficacy agriculture, tractors in the field.
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Using our innovative methods, we can help you to assure safety and protection of industrial eco-systems. We develop AI-based and automated analyses for remote detection in industrial systems or pipelines and in agricultural areas. As a result, leaks, potential insect infestations or the development of agricultural plants can be monitored faster and more accurately. Further, we can provide specific support with on-site detection using purposely developed systems that use infrared technology and automated data processing to identify substances that might harm the safety and security of your staff, such as during routine cleaning.

Our product performance algorithm-based services for agricultural businesses, industrial systems and pipelines:

Experience the benefit of our algorithms to monitor your systems and processes to achieve guaranteed safety – get in touch!

Current research projects in the field of data- and model-based algorithms in product performance


Research project "LZ SiS"

Developing an AI-based IR spectroscopy application to assess the safety and authenticity of ground meat.

Research project »Whiskey«

Optimized whiskey blending: A project aiming at digitalizing taste and odor metrics to predict whiskey flavors.

Project »Zukunftslabor2030« (Future lab 2030)

Sustainable consumer protection and increased food safety using artificial intelligence and sensors.

Joint project »SHIELD«

Safe (organic) food and less losses through sensory detection methods.

Project »Intellidate«

A smartphone app for shelf life determination - development of an intelligent (packaging) system for sensor-based prediction of the actual expiry date of food.