Dept. of Agricultural and Biological Engineering
(2019-04-22)Soil physical properties are a foundational classification of measurements with direct relation to the productivity of agricultural soils. Currently, measurements of these properties are either crudely taken in field or ...
Rice production and water requirement under climate change conditions - developing management strategies for a sustainable system for an agriculturally predominant region (2019-04-17)Increasing crop production is an inevitable demand of current growing population all over the world. Implementation of field crop practices potentially enables farmers to achieve that desired increase in crop production ...
Performance of a multiple stage hot water pretreatment on sugarcane bagasse and its economic analysis (2019-04-17)Cellulosic ethanol production has and continues to be widely investigated for commercial operation using corn stover and sugarcane bagasse. The lack of an effective and scalable pretreatment operation remains a major ...
Treatment of post hydrothermal liquefaction wastewater and suitability for hydroponic lettuce production (2019-04-25)The hydrothermal-liquefaction of biowaste into biocrude oil has the potential to address the food-energy-water (FEW) nexus in junction with food production and water filtration using the wastewater from the process. This ...
A software architecture towards automated data-driven multi-resolution crop scouting with an unmanned aerial system (2019-04-23)Crop scouting and field monitoring is necessary to track the status of crops planted in the field throughout the season. Developing a sampling plan to determine the path through the field and the number of points to sample ...