Dr. Khot works in the Agricultural Automation Engineering research emphasis area of the Department of Biological Systems Engineering. His research and extension program focuses on “Sensing and automation technologies for site specific and precision management of production agriculture”. Special emphasis is towards integration of
- Remote Sensing (Unmanned and Manned Aerial Systems)
- Ground-based (Proximal) Crop Sensing
- Decision Support Systems and Information Delivery Technologies
- Precise Applications of various Production Inputs
- Agricultural Machinery and Processes
- Data-based Modeling
See more at my Research Site.
My Research In the News
WSU secures more than $1.5 million for specialty crop research
Oct 2017 | CAHNRS NEWS
Seven research teams at Washington State University will enhance the competitiveness of Northwest crops by fighting devastating diseases and advancing sustainable agriculture, thanks to more than $1.5 million in Specialty Crop Block Grant funds from the Washington State and the U.S. Departments of Agriculture.
To support Washington’s $3 billion apple and pear industry, its $734 million potato industry, and other important crops like fresh strawberries, cut peonies and cider apples, WSU crop scientists, engineers, plant pathologists, economists and other specialists will join forces.
Enhanced nutrients for sustainable farming
Specialty crop farmers commonly use manure to fertilize their soils. But manure … » More …Read Story