At our Agri-Horti PV facility, we are researching the impact of solar roofs on crop development
Atmospheric CO2 concentrations will continue to rise, underlining the need to develop novel breeding lines that are adapted to future atmospheric CO2 concentrations [CO2].
A solar-powered automated robot for sowing and weeding in the field.
Phenotyping platform to measure root traits to support crop production through trait and gene discovery
For field measurements with custom sensor equipment based on a hydrostatically driven small vehicle.
A mobile robotics platform with modular design and open-source software that can be adapted to different field conditions on a hardware and software basis.
FieldLift offers the unique opportunity to perform combined measurements the canopy based on different imaging and measurement techniques
Automated driving, electric powered bridge for accurate positioning of field phenotyping sensors.
FLOX is an automated field spectroscopy device capable of collecting unattended, continuous, long-term measurements of sun-induced chlorophyll fluorescence
HyPlant is a high-performance airborne imaging spectrometer for vegetation monitoring developed by the Forschungszentrum Jülich in cooperation with SPECIM Spectral Imaging Ltd (Finland).
HyScreen is used for ground-based measurements of hyperspectral reflectance and Sun Induced Fluorescence.
The LIFT provides the opportunity to quantify photosynthetic processes from a distance and can be used as a high –throughput system scanning over crop canopies
The facility is equipped with an accurate positioning system moving above the plots allowing automatic measurement with various phenotyping sensors.
RoX is an automated field spectroscopy device capable of collecting unattended, continuous, long-term measurements of spectral reflectance.
Specy is a small and simple spectroscopy system that relies on the Ocean Optics STS spectrometer module and Arduino based open source hardware.
Measuring spatial orientation of individual leaves in a natural canopy using a newly developed 3-D stereo process
Available are a Zeppelin (Fieldship) and an Octocopter (Fieldcopter) for installation of different sensors.