Idaho Conference on Undergraduate Research

Come see us tomorrow at Boise State University Student Union Building from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm to hear about our summer research as well as other students from Idaho Universities! For more information on ICUR visit their website!

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Jul 2014
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American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers Annual International Meeting

Last Week Dr. Duke M. Bulanon attended the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers Annual International Meeting in Montreal, Canada where he  presented a paper Title: “Apple Orchard Monitoring Using Aerial Multispectral Imaging”. There were many other researchers who were very interested in our research, he had a lot of questions! Check out the paper here. Here […]

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Jul 2014
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Idaho Statesman Business Insider

Check out the article and video about us that was featured in the July 2014 edition of the Idaho Statesman Business Insider! Drones: The coming aerial assault on Idaho farms Using drones in agriculture

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Jul 2014
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Idaho Specialty Crop Projects

Check out this article about the specialty crop projects in Idaho, we are apart of this program! Idaho funds record number of Specialty Crop Projects

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Jul 2014
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Idaho Statesman

Today the team was interviewed by the Idaho Statesmen. They were very interested in our research, they took some pictures of the team and the UAV while in flight! . We also had the opportunity to meet with more local farmers from Idaho and discuss our research. Look for our article that will be in the […]

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Jun 2014
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2C STEM Camp

Today we showed the Iris to the student who are attending the 2C STEM Science Camp. They were very excited to see the multicopter flying! for more information about the 2C Stem Camp visit there Facebook 2C STEM Camp!  

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Jun 2014
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Common Questions

Recently we have been receiving a few questions about our team so here are some answer! Is this team affiliated with another organization?  We are funded by Idaho Space Grant Consortium which is a branch of NASA as well as the Idaho Department of Agriculture and the Watson Fellowship, they actually make it possible for […]

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Jun 2014
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Alumni and Friends Presentation

Today we visited with the NNU Alumni and Friends and showed them the Iris and Okto. We would like to thank Darl Bruner for inviting us to present! The audience was very interactive and asked many important questions. These questions ranged from the coverage of the copter to the savings for a farmer to the […]

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Jun 2014
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First Parma Visit Summer 2014

The new team visited the orchard today to do practice flights with the new Iris and the Okto. We took many photos with the Go Pro of the whole orchard as well as just the rows that we are working with. The individual pictures will be stitched together to create full panoramas of the orchard. […]

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May 2014
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Classroom Visits

A few team members of the NNU Robotics Vision visited Iowa Elementary in Nampa to show Mrs. Noble’s 4th grade class what we are doing with out unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV).  We explained to the class how the “Parrot” quadcopter uses energy from the battery to turn the motors and spin the propellers and then […]

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May 2014
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