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Section Board for 'Digital Agriculture' (22)

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Prof. Dr. Francesco Marinello
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Section Editor-in-Chief
Department of Land, Environment, Agriculture and Forestry, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
Interests: precision agriculture; agricultural mechanization; sensors; automation
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Prof. Dr. Xiuliang Jin
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Institute of Crop Sciences, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Beijing, 100081, China
Interests: crop phenotyping; precision agricultue; remote sensing; crop yield; satellites; UAV; growth status monitring; crops; data assimilation
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Prof. Dr. Quan-Sheng Chen
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School of Food & Biological Engineering, Jiangsu University, Xuefu Road 301, Room-205, Zhenjiang 212013, China
Interests: fast & nondestructive sensing food quality and safety; near infrared spectral /Raman spectral analysis; real-time monitoring food processing; bio-imaging technique for sensing food safety; nanosensors for sensing food safety
Prof. Dr. José A. M. Demattê
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Soil Science Department, Luiz de Queiroz College of Agriculture, University of Piracicaba, São Paulo, SP 13418-900, Brazil
Interests: remote and proximal sensing applied to soils from all platforms; soil attribute and pedological mapping; digital soil mapping; precision agriculture
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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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Prof. Dr. Belen Franch
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Department of Geographical Sciences, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA
Interests: agriculture monitoring; remote sensing; precision farming; agriculture market monitoring (global scale); crop production; yield forecasting
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
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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. Michela Janni
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Institute of Materials for Electronics and Magnetism, National Research Council, 43126 Parma, Italy
Interests: precision agriculture; drought stress; phenotyping; sensors; abiotic stresses; wheat; tomato; transpiration; plant growth
Dr. Surya Kant
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1. Agriculture Victoria, Grains Innovation Park, Horsham, VIC, Australia
2. School of Applied Systems Biology, La Trobe University, Bundoora, VIC, Australia
Interests: plant phenomics; digital agriculture; crop breeding and genetics; crop physiology; precision agriculture; remote sensing
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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. Yubin Lan
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National Center for International Collaboration Research on Precision Agricultural Aviation Pesticide Spraying Technology, Wushan Road, Guangzhou 510642, China
Interests: precision agricultural aviation; agricultural UAV; digital agriculture
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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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Dr. Christian Nansen
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Department of Entomology and Nematology, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
Interests: optical sensing; biotic crop stress; pesticide performance; insect pest management; drone actuation
Prof. Dr. Luís Manuel Navas Gracia
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Department of Agricultural and Forestry Engineering, University of Valladolid, Valladolid, Spain
Interests: renewable energies; energy efficiency; processes automation; precision farming; greenhouse technology; wastes reutilization; urban farming
Prof. Dr. Dimitrios S. Paraforos
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Institut für Technik – Department of Agricultural Engineering, Hochschule Geisenheim University, Von-Lade-Str. 1, D-65366 Geisenheim, Germany
Interests: agricultural machinery automation; ISOBUS technologies; unmanned ground and aerial vehicles; decentralized and resilient digital farming systems
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Dr. Hongbin Pu
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School of Food Science and Engineering, South China University of Technology, Guangzhou 510641, China
Interests: rapid detection for food; SERS; hyperspectral imaging; terahertz spectroscopy and safety analysis of nanoparticles
Prof. Dr. Jiali Shang
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Dr. Wen-Hao Su
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College of Engineering, China Agricultural University, Beijing 100083, China
Interests: smart urban agriculture; artificial intelligence; agricultural robotics; automated control; unmanned aerial vehicle; plant phenotyping; computer vision; crop plant signaling; machine (deep) learning; food processing and safety; fluorescence imaging; hyper/multispectral imaging; Vis/NIR/MIR imaging spectroscopy
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Prof. Dr. Yongchao Tian
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College of Agriculture, Nanjing Agricultural University, 1 Weigang Road, Nanjing, China
Interests: crop precision management; agricultural remote sensing; precision agriculture
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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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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