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Projects - dr.ing. G (Gerrit) Polder

My main research and projects focusses on image processing and machine vision in agriculture.

Current projects:

  • Development of a machine vision system for finding the tulip breaking virus in tulips in the open field.
  • Development of a multispectral camera and software to detect botrytis in greenhouses.
  • Writing ImageJ plugins for several agricultural applications, including phenotyping, aquatic risk assessment and Fluorescence Resonance Energy Transfer (FRET) microscopy.
  • Development of a large scale phenotyping system for greenhouses.

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