Dr. Penczykowski, a biology professor at Washington University in St. Louis, researches the effects of powdery mildew on three plant species. Her lab currently collects data in the field by manually counting the number of infected plants with the assistance of a simple PVC grid. Therefore, this projects aims to automate this process by capturing images that can then be processed in her lab after.
Mechanical Engineering Design Project (MEMS 411)
Tan, Sylvia; Smith, Nicholas C.; Padilla, Kate; and Ashley, Elise, "Autonomous Ground Photographer" (2018). Mechanical Engineering Design Project Class. 90.
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