COMPANY

MIcrowise is a company created with the purpose of developing equipment for accurately measuring living organisms in water-samples. Our patent pending technology is currently available in the form of BallastWISE, and we are engaged in joint efforts with  DHI, one of the world’s key accredited institutions with regards to ballast water issues, to ensure our product lives up to the standards the industry calls for.

We make continuous efforts to improving our technology, with a keen eye for innovation and the changing needs of our customers.

Our company consists of a varied group of people all bringing their know-how and skills from their respective field. This gives Microwise considerable expertise within both microbial ecology and taxonomy, camera technology, optics and software development.

TEAM

Pia Haecky

CEO & MicroWise Partner

PhD microbiology, MSc Biology. Image analysis tools for automatic image analysis, particle counting, project coordination.

Jone Jacobsen

MicroWise Partner & Chairman at the MicroWISE Board

Business strategy and operations management, shipping and ship building.

Nicholas Blackburn

MicroWise Partner

PhD microbial  ecology, MSc in Physics and Computer Science, specialized in image analysis and multimedia development. Software development at MicroWISE.

Per Ove Poulsen

MicroWise Partner

Vision and camera technology, system solutions. Hardware development at MicroWISE.

Kirsten Engell-Sørensen

MicroWise Partner

MSc marine biology, specialized in plankton ecology, plankton dynamics. Taxonomic expertise phytoplankton, zooplankton and ichthyoplankton. Quality assurance at MicroWISE.

Mathias Holmstrup

MSc Marine Biology

Employed at MicroWise with plankton analysis, product development and testing.

TEAM

Pia Haecky

CEO & MicroWise Partner

PhD microbiology, MSc Biology. Image analysis tools for automatic image analysis, particle counting, project coordination.

Jone Jacobsen

MicroWise Partner & Chairman at the MicroWISE Board

Business strategy and operations management, shipping and ship building.

Nicholas Blackburn

MicroWise Partner

PhD microbial  ecology, MSc in Physics and Computer Science, specialized in image analysis and multimedia development. Software development at MicroWISE.

Per Ove Poulsen

MicroWise Partner

Vision and camera technology, system solutions. Hardware development at MicroWISE.

Kirsten Engell-Sørensen

MicroWise Partner

MSc marine biology, specialized in plankton ecology, plankton dynamics. Taxonomic expertise phytoplankton, zooplankton and ichthyoplankton. Quality assurance at MicroWISE.

Mathias Holmstrup

MSc Marine Biology

Employed at MicroWise with plankton analysis, product development and testing.

The development of BallastWISE has been supported by Danish Maritime Fund, The Danish Innovation Fund, and The Danish Market Development Fund