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Section Board for 'Agricultural Technology' (16)

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Dr. Massimo Cecchini
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Section Editor-in-Chief
Department of Agricultural and Forestry scieNcEs (DAFNE), University of Tuscia, Via S. Camillo de Lellis, SNC, 01100 Viterbo, Italy
Interests: agricultural mechanization; agricultural engineering; work safety; health at work; ergonomics; sustainable development; renewable energies; peri-urban areas
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Dr. Francesco Primo Vaccari
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Institute of BioEconomy, National Research Council (IBE-CNR), Via Caproni 8, 50145 Firenze, Italy
Interests: plant ecology; climate change impact and mitigation; effects of high CO2 on crops and natural ecosystems; biosphere atmosphere interactions; biochar
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Prof. Dr. Maciej Zaborowicz
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Department of Biosystems Engineering, Poznań University of Life Sciences, Poznan, Poland
Interests: computer sciences; process modeling and optimization; neural networks; biogas and bioenergy production; neural image analysis
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Prof. Dr. Johannes Sauer
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Production and Resource Economics Group, TU Munich, Germany
Interests: agricultural production; smart technology; economics; natural resources; development; statistics
Dr. Eugenio Cavallo
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Institute for Agricultural and Earth-Moving Machines (IMAMOTER), Italian National Research Council (CNR), strada delle Cacce 73, 10135 Torino, Italy
Interests: agriculture; innovation; sustainability; natural resources; safety; health
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Prof. Dr. José A. Martínez-Casasnovas
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Research Group in AgroICT & Precision Agriculture, University of Lleida, Agrotecnio-CERCA Center, 25198 Lleida, Spain
Interests: precision agriculture; remote sensing; digital soil mapping; spatial data analysis; site-specific crop management
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Prof. Dr. Andreas Gronauer
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Institute of Agricultural Engineering, Department of Sustainable Agricultural Systems, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, 1190 Vienna, Austria
Interests: agricultural engineering; smart farming technology; life-cycle assessment; renewable energy technologies; environmental engineering; waste treatment
Dr. Lav R. Khot
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Department of Biological Systems Engineering, CPAAS/IAREC, Washington State University, Prosser, WA, USA
Interests: remote sensing (unmanned and manned aerial systems); ground-based (proximal) crop sensing; decision support systems and information delivery technologies; precise applications of various production inputs; agricultural machinery and processes; data-based modeling
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Prof. Dr. Luca Corelli-Grappadelli
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Department of Agri-Food Sciences and Technologies, University of Bologna | UNIBO, Viale Fanin 44, 40127 Bologna, Italy
Interests: tropical and tubtropical truit growing; biology and physiology of trees; arboriculture; temperate fruit growing
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Dr. Ritaban Dutta
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CSIRO Data61, Hobart, Tasmania 7001, Australia
Interests: big data analytics; remote sensing; machine learning; precision agriculture; digital agronomy
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Dr. Yanbo Huang
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United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Crop Production Systems Research Unit, Stoneville, MS, USA
Interests: aerial application technology (manned aircraft and unmanned aerial vehicles); remote sensing for precision application (space-borne, airborne, and ground truthing); machine learning, soft computing and decision support for precision agriculture; spatial statistics for remote sensing data analysis; and Image processing, and process modeling, optimization, control and automation
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Dr. Francesco Marinello
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Department of Land, Environment, Agriculture and Forestry, University of Padua, 35122 Padua, Italy
Interests: precision agriculture; agricultural mechanization; sensors; automation; unmanned aerial vehicles; Blockchain
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Dr. Dimitrios S. Paraforos
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Institute of Agricultural Engineering, University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart, Germany
Interests: digital farming; control applications in machine automation; durability of agricultural machinery; ISOBUS data analytics; agricultural robotics; machine learning for data-driven agriculture
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Prof. Dr. Michael Vohland
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Geoinformatics and Remote Sensing, Institute for Geography, Leipzig University, Johannisallee 19a, D-04103 Leipzig, Germany
Interests: remote sensing (hyper- and multispectral, thermal); portable vis-NIR and FTIR spectroscopy; digital soil mapping; vegetation mapping (agriculture, forestry); multivariate data analysis; spatial modeling (SVAT, hydrology)
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