Evaluation of a Multispectral Camera on a UAV for Agricultural Applications

Yeow, Daryl Teik & Etse, Victor Kwesi (2014) Evaluation of a Multispectral Camera on a UAV for Agricultural Applications. ARCAA Remote Sensing Techical Reports. Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Qld.

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Abstract

Australian farmers have used precision agriculture technology for many years with the use of ground – based and satellite systems. However, these systems require the use of vehicles in order to analyse a wide area which can be time consuming and cost ineffective. Also, satellite imagery may not be accurate for analysis. Low cost of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) present an effective method of analysing large plots of agricultural fields. As the UAV can travel over long distances and fly over multiple plots, it allows for more data to be captured by a sampling device such as a multispectral camera and analysed thereafter. This would allow farmers to analyse the health of their crops and thus focus their efforts on certain areas which may need attention. This project evaluates a multispectral camera for use on a UAV for agricultural applications.

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ID Code: 90130
Item Type: Report
Refereed: No
Keywords: UAV, Agriculture, multispectral
Divisions: Current > Schools > School of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
Current > Institutes > Institute for Future Environments
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2014 Queensland University of Technology
Deposited On: 10 Nov 2015 23:06
Last Modified: 14 Nov 2015 22:04

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