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Dott. Simone Provenzano - Tecniche di analisi di immagine applicate allo studio dei suoli

Tesi di Laurea Magistrale in Scienze Geologiche - Unical - Università della Calabria









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Igathinathane, C., Pordesimo, L.O., Columbus, E.P., Batchelor, W.D., Methuku, S.R., 2008. Shape identification and particles size distribution from basic shape parameters using ImageJ. Computers and Electronics in Agriculture 63, 168-182.

Jangorzo, N.S., Watteau, F., Schwartz, C., 2013. Evolution of the pore structure of constructed Technosols during early pedogenesis quantified by image analysis. Geoderma 207-208, 180-192.

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Kramers, G., Richards, K.G., Holden, N.M., 2009. Assessing the potential for the occurrence and character of preferential flow in three Irish grassland soils using image analysis. Geoderma 153, 362-371.

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Provenzano Simone. Tecniche di Analisi di immagine applicate allo studio dei suoli (155 pagg.). Tesi di Laurea Magistrale in Scienze Geologiche. Unical - Università della Calabria. A.A. 2014/2015. Relatori: Scarciglia Fabio, Miriello Domenico. Pagg. 26-73.





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