Patents by Inventor Edward Obropta

Edward Obropta has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20180042176
    Abstract: A device for use in connection with monitoring and assessing characteristics of harvested specialty crops. The device comprises: an imaging sensor configured to capture an image of a set of harvested specialty crops; a depth sensor; processing circuitry configured to generate depth information at least in part by using data obtained by the depth sensor; and a transmitter configured to transmit the image and the depth information to at least one remote computing device via a communication network.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 15, 2017
    Publication date: February 15, 2018
    Applicant: Raptor Maps, Inc.
    Inventors: Edward Obropta, Mike Klinker, Nikhil Vadhavkar
  • Publication number: 20180047177
    Abstract: A system for use in connection with assessing characteristics of harvested specialty crops, the system comprising: at least one computer hardware processor; and at least one non-transitory computer-readable storage medium storing processor-executable instructions that, when executed by the at least one computer hardware processor, cause the at least one computer hardware processor to perform: obtaining an image of a set of harvested specialty crops and associated depth information; generating a 3D surface model of the set of harvested specialty crops using the image and the depth information; and estimating the volume of the set of harvested specialty crops using the 3D surface model.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 15, 2017
    Publication date: February 15, 2018
    Applicant: Raptor Maps, Inc.
    Inventors: Edward Obropta, Mike Klinker, Nikhil Vadhavkar