An Approach to the Use of Depth Cameras for Weed Volume Estimation

@inproceedings{Andjar2016AnAT,
  title={An Approach to the Use of Depth Cameras for Weed Volume Estimation},
  author={Dionisio And{\'u}jar and Jos{\'e} Dorado and C{\'e}sar Fern{\'a}ndez-Quintanilla and Angela Ribeiro},
  booktitle={Sensors},
  year={2016}
}
The use of depth cameras in precision agriculture is increasing day by day. This type of sensor has been used for the plant structure characterization of several crops. However, the discrimination of small plants, such as weeds, is still a challenge within agricultural fields. Improvements in the new Microsoft Kinect v2 sensor can capture the details of plants. The use of a dual methodology using height selection and RGB (Red, Green, Blue) segmentation can separate crops, weeds, and soil. This… CONTINUE READING