Qamar Zaman


QZaman web 2014

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Phone: (902) 893.6714
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


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


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


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


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