PANalytical is set to hold the first of the comapny’s 2018 series of webinar events on 22 February, titled ‘Precision Agriculture and Groundtruthing using Spectral Signatures’.
The event will include a discussion of various features of the ASD FieldSpec® 4 Hi-Res: High Resolution Spectroradiometer.
In this webinar, you will learn:
- Use of the FieldSpec® 4 Hi-Res for ground truthing purposes and as a tool to verify the accuracy of UAV and satellite imagery
- Use of the FieldSpec 4 Hi-Res for spectral unmixing and classification of land cover types in multispectral satellite imagery
- Example case study of NIR technology and spectral signatures of strawberry plants to detect and monitor Two-Spotted Spider Mite (TSSM) infestation
About our speaker, Christopher Crockett:
Chris Crockett is the Director of Research and Grower Services at Highland Precision Ag.
He holds a B.S. in Biology, B.S. in Environmental Studies, an M.S. in Entomology, and is pursuing his PhD in Entomology at the University of Florida.
His research is focused on agricultural remote sensing for improved detection and monitoring of insect and disease pests, and the use of GIS tools for improved pest management of agricultural ecosystems.
This webinar takes place on 22 February 2018 from 10:00AM – 11:00AM Eastern Standard Time (EST).
Those unable to attend will be able to register to receive a recording of the event.
Please contact the company via the enquiries form for more information.