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Development of Automatic Drought Stress Detection Method for Improvement of Effectiveness of Irrigation

Project Leader
Eitzinger Josef, Project Leader
Type of Research
Applied Research
Project partners
University of Agricultural Sciences Gödöllö, Institute of Plant Production, Gödöllõ, Hungary.
Contact person: Prof. Istvan Farkas;
Function of the Project Partner: Partner
Weihs Philipp, Sub Projectleader
Rischbeck Pablo, Project Staff
BOKU Research Units
Institute of Meteorology and Climatology
Funded by
OeAD-GmbH, Ebendorferstraße 7, 1010 Wien, Austria
The aim of the project is to adapt and compare various algorithms for determination of plant drought stress for the cultivar maize under indoor controlled greenhouse environment. Test these algorithms under outdoor conditions. Based on these algorithms it is planned to develop an automatic irrigation technique

climatology; meteorology;
Drought Stress ;

Farkas, I., Kocsis, L., Weihs, P., Eitzinger, J. (2006): Drought stress detection method for irrigation purposes.

12th workshop on energy and environment, 18.-19. September, 2006, Gödöllö

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