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Current Research Projects

Including examples of posters, reports and other outputs from current projects starting in:

2020

Cranfield MSc Group Project:  Future Innovations in agricultural and environmental engineering

Presentation

2019

Mavuto Banda (Cranfield University-Water Science Institute):  Engineering precision irrigation to improve water and energy management for sugarcane

Qaisar Ali (University of Reading): Meta-model quantification of effects of flood management strategies on agricultural production

Silvia Arpano (Cranfield University): Optimizing PAM spray application to mitigate soil splash and capping 

Liam Burlace ( University of Birmingham): Sustainable Desalination to meet the needs of farmers in the Jordan Valley

Paper

2018

Magdalena Kaczorowska-Dolowy (Harper Adams University): Effect of Low Tyre Pressures and Controlled Traffic Farming on soil properties and crop development for 3 tillage systems

2017

Xavier da Costa Albano (Cranfield  University): Develop in-field diagnostic tool to measure available nitrogen accurately to mitigate losses to environment.

Dimitris Mallis (University of Nottingham): ‘Cow Vision’: Image driven monitoring solutions for dairy cows

Poster

Alexandria Ansell (Cranfield University): Variable rate application of plant protection products – to establish the feasibility and potential cost-benefits

Natasa Kleanthous (Liverpool John Moores University): SheepFence: ‘Smart System for Monitoring and Controlling Sheep Location and Behaviour’

Presentation