Technical papers

SCHLOT Live: changing the harvesting game with real-time cane-loss monitoring*

Abstract         SCHLOT Live is a real-time cane-loss quantification system for sugarcane harvesters, making this information available to both the operator and other value-chain stakeholders.  SCHLOT Live measures the net power consumption of the extractor fans as they “process” the extracted […]

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The Blackboard

Industry 4.0: Artificial Intelligence AI

HAL 9000 For many of us, the culmination of Artificial Intelligence application is science fiction. A computer with the ability to self-reflect and analyse its failures and take action to cover them up. In a way, Kubrik’s movie A Space […]