Bio-GeoSpatial Technologies Lunch Seminar

Overview A monthly Lunch Seminar has been initiated for faculty, staff and students of McGill University involved in teaching, research and outreach activities on geospatial data management and biological processes related to variable environmental conditions. This seminar serves as an informal setting for brainstorming and sharing ideas on issues related to various topics of discussion. It is conducted in the Faculty Lounge between 12:00 and 13:30 . Everyone is welcome.

Following is the seminar schedule and posted materials:

Date Discussion Topic Speaker Summary Presentation
December 12, 2013 Spatial Heterogeneity of Soil in India Dr. Sanjib Behera pdf pdf
January 17, 2014 Seminar Organization and Planning Dr. Viacheslav Adamchuk pdf N/A
February 21, 2014 Quantifying Soil Spatial Variability Dr. Asim Biswas pdf pdf
March 21, 2014 Theoretical Concepts and Complexity in the Soil Carbon and Nitrogen Cycles Dr. Joann Whalen pdf pdf
May 2, 2014 Integrated Proximal Soil Sensing Nandkishor Dhawale pdf pdf
May 23, 2014 Computational Landscape Ecology: new opportunities for scaling up Dr. Jeffrey Cardille pdf pdf
September 19, 2014 Quebec Soils Variability Dr. Caroline Begg pdf pdf
October 24, 2014 Tractor-Based Variable Rate Technology Frederic Rene-Laforest, Maria Mastorakos, and Yue Su pdf pdf
November 21, 2014 Sensing Soil Biological Activity Jasmeen Kuar, Florian Reumont, and Mohamed Laila pdf pdf
January 23, 2015 Local Heterogeneity of Soil Water Quality Attribute Dr. Shiv Prasher, Michael Saminsky, and Abdul Ehsan pdf pdf
February 20, 2015 Identifying and Characterizing Biological Soil Crust Using Spectroscopy and Remote Sensing Dr. Offer Rozenstein pdf pdf
March 20, 2015 Discussion on Variable Rate Irrigation Dr. Chandra Madramootoo, Aghil Yari, and Hsin-Hui Huang pdf pdf
April 24, 2015 Using Vis/NIR and FTIR-PLS Spectroscopy to Predict Organic Carbon Dr. Wnjun Ji and Qianjun Gan pdf pdf
September 18, 2015 Machine Vision Guidance of Agricultural Equipment Trevor Stanhope and Antoine Pouliot pdf pdf
October 23, 2015 Precision Apiculture and Remote Sensing Evan Henry and Dr. Yuanyuan Fu pdf pdf
November 27, 2015 Mechanized Planting Techniques of Rice in China Dr. Long Qi pdf pdf
January 29, 2016 Introduction to Machine Vision Bharath Sudarsan pdf pdf
February 26, 2016 Optimization of Sampling Designs for Validating Digital Soil Maps Yakun Zhang pdf pdf
March 18, 2016 Strategic Spatial and Temporal Design of Advanced Biofuel Supply Chains Mohamed Laila pdf pdf
April 22, 2016 Spatial Statistics: Use and Misuse of Analytical Procedures Dr. Pierre Dutilleul pdf pdf
July 13, 2016 Research trends at the United Arab Emirates University Dr. Moustafa Fadel pdf pdf
September 27, 2016 A little background on precision agriculture Dr. Louis Longchamps pdf pdf
February 17, 2017 Precision Agriculture in Ukraine Dr. Iaroslav Boiko pdf pdf

Contact Information

Viacheslav Adamchuk
Associate Professor in Bioresoruce Engineering
Phone: (514) 924-5713
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