Qamar Zaman

Professor

QZaman web 2014


Related information


Email: qzaman@dal.ca
Phone: (902) 893.5426
Mailing Address: 
Department of Engineering
Agricultural Campus
PO Box 550
Truro, NS, B2N 5E3
 
Research Topics:
  • Sustainability
  • Bioinstrumentation
  • Water quality
  • Environmental management
  • Computer-vision
  • Imaging
  • Agricultural automation
  • Precision agriculture
  • GPS-GIS-VRT

Education

  • Ph.D., (Agr. Engineering), Newcastle University
  • M.Sc., (Agr. Engineering), University of Agriculture, Faisalabad
  • B.Sc., (Agr. Engineering), University of Agriculture, Faisalabad

Specialties

Precision Agriculture, GPS/GIS, Sensor Development, Instrumentation, Machine Vision, Image Processing, Automation and Variable Rate Technologies

Teaching

  • Machinery & Building Technology - APSC 2013
  • Technology for Precision Agriculture- APSC 2011
  • Engineering Economy - ENGN 3016 

Research

The research of the Precision Agriculture group is responsive to the changing requirements of the wild blueberry industry in northeastern North America in the 21st century. Major areas are spot application of herbicides, pesticides and fertilizers in wild blueberry cropping systems. For more information visit the Precision Agriculture website.
 

Precision Agriculture Research Program