Weilin Wang, Ph.D.
Weilin had been a MS/PhD student in this lab from 2008-2013. His dissertation topic is “Multi-sensor data fusion platform for onion phenotyping”. He is currently working in Monsanto Inc.
Jesse pursued his master degree in Artificial Intelligence in this lab and graduated in 2017.
Tharun Kumar Konduru
Graduate Student, M.S. Degree (2010-2013). Projects include: Development of Customized Gas Sensor Array for Onion Post-harvest Disease Detection.
Master student (2008-2011). Project: Microcontroller-based sensor development (Blueberry Impact Recording Device)
Shuxiang Fan, Ph.D.
Shuxiang Fan is a visiting scholar from National Engineering Research Center for Information Technology in Agriculture, China. He received his Ph.D. from Northwest A&F University in 2016. He used to work on blueberry bruise detection by using spectral imaging technology.
Jianjun Chen, Ph.D.
Visiting scholar. Dr. Chen is an Associate Professor at the College of Science of Huazhong Agricultural University. Research interest: quality assessment of potatoes and blueberries by imaging and sensor technology.
Ruoyu Zhang, Ph.D.
Visiting scholar. Dr. Zhang is an associated professor at the College of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering of Shihezi University. Research interest: detection of cotton quality by hyperspectral imaging and spectroscopy technology.
Haihua Wang, Ph.D.
Visiting Scholar. Dr. Wang is an associated professor at the College of Information and Electrical Engineering of China Agricultural University. Projects include: Onion Quality Assessment based on the Hyperspectral Imaging Line Scan System.
Adnan Mustafic, Ph.D.
Development of spectroscopic and imaging methods for sensing of agricultural crops
Svyatoslav Chugunov, Ph.D.
Monte Carlo multi-layered simulations of photon propagation in biological tissues using parallel computing techniques. Study of wetness in vegetation at leaf-scale with the use of hyperspectral tools. (February 1, 2013 – April 15, 2014)
Ayodeji Adedoyin, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Research Associate (Oct 2009 – April 2010). Projects include: Single Cotton Fiber Quality Characterization Using Fraunhofer Diffraction Analysis
Aaron received his bachelor’s degree in Agricultural Engineering from UGA, and he used to work on the development and applications of unmanned aerial systems in high throughput crop studies.
Juzhong Tan used to work on sensing quality related properties of food materials by electronic nose and electronic nose based robot.
Jamal anticipated the project of using handheld LiDAR for measuring morphological traits of blueberry bushes.
Megan Elizabeth Lusher
Megan is an undergraduate student at the University of Georgia who is majoring in agricultural engineering with an emphasis on natural resource management and structural systems. She helped in initiating the project of quantification of blueberry bush structure using a handheld LiDAR instrument.
Jagadish assisted in the project for implementing an Android application for the BIRD II sensor.
Yuri Pedroni Prado
Yuri Pedroni Prado was an undergraduate Industrial Control and Automation Engineering student originally from Brazil and in a one-year exchange program at the University of Georgia (2014). At the Biosensing laboratory he worked in a temporary position of Research Engineer Intern and his projects focused on microcontrolled wireless communication such as Bluetooth, Zigbee, and Xbee.
Kaya Sumire Abe
Kaya studies computer engineering at the Federal Technological University of Paranб, located in Curitiba/PR, Brazil, and was an exchange student at the University of Georgia, sponsored by Brazil Scientific Mobility Program. She used to work in a research, teaching, and community outreach project, the PET-CoCE group at her home university, which develops its activities primarily involving educational robotics and multidisciplinary computing topics based on open-source hardware and software resources.
Yang Liu transferred from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln on 2012. He started volunteering in Dr.Li’s lab in the summer of 2014. He used to work on a project developing high-throughput techniques to phenotype for watermelon breeding. The first task for this project was seed color quantification using machine vision and image processing.
Undergraduate student majoring in Computer Systems Engineering at the University of Georgia, a transfer student from the University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez as of Spring 2013. She used to work on a robotics project, ‘Development of Robots for Weed Control in Organic Farming,’ in which a robotic starter kit from National Instruments is being used to develop an automated weeding platform to reduce the use of herbicides and labor in agriculture.
Paul “Jarod” Glatz
Undergraduate student intern (July 2013 – August 2013)
Undergraduate student intern (2011-2012)
High school student intern (Summer 2009). Went to Georgia Tech.
Undergraduate student intern (Summer 2009)
Zikai Wei was a lab/research assistant at Bio-sensing and Instrumentation Lab (2016 to 2017).
Lab Worker (May 2008 – January 2011)