Automated Image Analysis of Annual Rings in the Roots of Perennial Forbs

@article{Arx2005AutomatedIA,
  title={Automated Image Analysis of Annual Rings in the Roots of Perennial Forbs},
  author={Georg von Arx and Hansjoerg Dietz},
  journal={International Journal of Plant Sciences},
  year={2005},
  volume={166},
  pages={723 - 732}
}
  • G. Arx, H. Dietz
  • Published 2005
  • Biology
  • International Journal of Plant Sciences
Analysis of annual rings in the secondary root xylem is a relatively new approach to gain a posteriori insight into individual and population life history of perennial dicotyledonous herbs (herb‐chronology). Until now, herb‐chronology has involved manual analysis, which is limited by low reproducibility and comparability and which requires considerable time and expertise from the researcher. We have therefore developed an automated image analysis system (Root Xylem Analysis System [ROXAS]) to… Expand
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