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Frank Bai

Asst Professor

D. S. Weaver Labs NA


Office: Weaver Laboratories 189


B.E. Hydraulic and Hydropower Engineering China Agricultural University 2008

M.E. Agricultural soil and Water Engineering China Agricultural University 2010

Ph.D. Environmental Science and Technology Niigata University, Japan 2014

Area(s) of Expertise

Agricultural production is an essential part of human civilization, and we acknowledge the need for continuous improvements in productivity, efficiency, affordability, and sustainability. Despite advancements, there are still significant technology gaps in sensing, data processing, and application. Bai's research focuses on developing and applying advanced and reliable technologies in precision and digital agriculture to address these gaps and enhance system efficiency. His current interests include, but not limited to, high-throughput plant phenotyping for plant breeding and decision-making models for variable-rate field management. If you read his publications, you will find that most of them emerged from interdisciplinary collaboration between engineers and scientists, highlighting the importance of integrating diverse expertise to achieve innovative solutions in agriculture.