Patents

The two patent families of Subitec GmbH.

Patent family EP 1 169 428 B1 - Photobioreactors with Improved Light Input

The patent claims of this patent family relate to the following characteristics:

  • Enlargement of surface
  • Incorporation of the static mixers into the reactor
  • «Light conductors» into the reactor
  • Meander-shaped surface
  • Airlift loop reactor or plate reactor

Patent family EP 1 326959 B1 - Bioreactor for the Cultivation of Microorganisms and Processes for Manufacturing the Same

The patent claims of this patent family transferred from the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft to Subitec GmbH relate to the following characteristics:

  • Photobioreactor made of light-permeable housing
  • Airlift reactor
  • Flow directing equipment tranverse to the direction of flow
  • Design of the flow directing equipment
  • Manufacturing from flexible film made of plastic