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Digital Agriculture

Project Leader
Duration:
01.01.2020-31.12.2023
Type of Research
Basic Research
Project partners
Technical University Vienna, Karslplatz 13, 1040 Wien, Austria.
Contact person: Dipl.-Ing. Mag. Dr. Thomas Neubauer;
Function of the Project Partner: Partner
University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna, Veterinärplatz 1, 1210 Wien, Austria.
Contact person: Dipl. -lng. agr. Dr. med. vet. Michael Iwersen;
Function of the Project Partner: Partner
Staff
Wagentristl Helmut, Project Staff
Neugschwandtner Reinhard, Project Staff
Bauer Alexander, Project Staff
Kaul Hans-Peter, Project Staff
Gronauer Andreas, Project Staff
Supper Georg, Project Staff (bis 02.11.2022)
Barta Norbert, Project Staff
Britz Roland, Project Staff
Kitzler Florian, Project Staff
Motsch Viktoria, Project Staff
Fölser Martin, Project Staff
BOKU Research Units
Experimental Farm Großenzersdorf
Institute of Agricultural Engineering
Institute of Agronomy
Vice Rector for Research and Innovation
Funded by
Austrian Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research, Minoritenplatz 5, A-1010 Wien, Austria
Abstract
Digitization in agriculture is already proceeding at a rapid pace: more and more autonomous machines are being developed and used, machine learning algorithms are being used for isolated tasks, data from sensors are being collected and remote sensing is helping in decision-making. In many cases, this digitization process is strongly driven by international companies.
The aim of this project is to build up a future-oriented experimental infrastructure within the framework of Digital Experimental Farms as "Digital Twins" in order to establish research and teaching on an international level and to develop solutions that can be used as
reference for the partner universities and subsequent use by other university institutions.
Keywords
Cultivation of land; Agricultural engineering; Plant cultivation; Field forage growing; Animal husbandry; Sustainable agriculture;
Digital Twin; Agriculture 4.0;
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