Current Projects

The 4-dimensional plant: enhanced mechanical canopy excitation for improved crop performance (BBSRC)

LeMuR: Plant Root Phenotyping via Learned Multi-resolution Image Segmentation (BBSRC)

Low Cost X-Ray CT System for in-situ Imaging of Roots (ARPA-e)

Image Analysis for Biologists: An Online Course (BBSRC)

High throughput phenotyping of novel root traits for early stage root bulking in cassava using an Aeroponic imaging platform (BBSRC)

DEEPER: An Integrated Phenotyping Platform for Deeper Roots (ARPA-e)

EPPN2020: European Plant Phenotyping Network 2020 (EU Horizon)

Preparation for EMPHASIS: European Infrastructure for multi-scale Plant Phenomics and Simulation for food security in a changing climate (EU ESFRI

Maintaining Rice Reproduction under temperature stress (BBSRC)

Recently Completed Projects


FUTURE ROOTS: Redesigning Root Architecture for improved crop performance

EU FP7-KBBE-2011-5 project EURoot: Enhancing resource Uptake from roots under Stress in Cereal Crops


BBSRC International Workshop Grant International Workshop on Image Analysis Methods for Plant Science
EU I3 Project EPPN: European Plant Phenotyping Network

BBSRC Photosynthesis Call project Removing the inefficiencies of 3-dimensional canopy photosynthesis by the alteration of leaf light-response dynamics and plant architecture

BBSRC project Root SAT-NAV: uncovering the molecular mechanisms guiding root angle in soil

BBSRC Responsive Mode project Truly Predicting Root Uptake of Water: Case Study with Wheat