Journal article

Automated computation of leaf area index from fruit trees using improved image processing algorithms applied to canopy cover digital photograpies

Marco Mora, Felipe Avila, Marcos Carrasco-Benavides, Gonzalo Maldonado, Jeissy Olguin-Caceres, Sigfredo Fuentes

Computers and Electronics in Agriculture | ELSEVIER SCI LTD | Published : 2016

Grants

Awarded by Chilean government through the National Commission for Scientific and Technological Research - CONICYT (Proyecto Insercion de Capital Humano Avanzado en la Academia - PAI)


Funding Acknowledgements

The research leading to this report was supported by the Chilean government through the National Commission for Scientific and Technological Research - CONICYT (Proyecto Insercion de Capital Humano Avanzado en la Academia - PAI (2012) No 7912010010). The following persons provided invaluable assistance in field measurements and data processing: Pablo Diaz, Enrique Cornejo, Karina Gonzalez, Margarita Parraguez, Jorge Jaramillo, Mario Moya, Victor Encalada, Miguel Oyarce and Alex Zuniga. We also especially thank Edison Gajardo and Alejandro Bonta who provided the experimental site and Patrick Matzler for reviewing the mansuscript.