TITLE

Using heat to study ice damage in plants

AUTHOR(S)
Stanley, Doris
PUB. DATE
April 1997
SOURCE
Agricultural Research;Apr97, Vol. 45 Issue 4, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the effects of frosted ice on plants and crops. Comments of Michael Wisniewski about the importance of studying plants freeze; Technology used by Wisniewski to determine where ice first begins to form in a plant and at what temperature; How the technology was applied to track ice crystals; Example of how thermal imaging works; How plants can survive freezing temperatures; Comments of Wisniewski about the thermal system; How thermal imaging can save growers money.
ACCESSION #
9706110080

 

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