Dr Peter Schaare
MSc, Physics, University of Waikato, New Zealand
PhD, Environmental Physics, University of Nottingham, United Kingdom
Research Interests & Activities
Physics and electronics, specialising in design of measuring instruments for biological applications. Non-destructive measurement technologies, optical instrumentation, spectroscopy, ultrasonics and automation. Research into laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy as a means for rapid assessment of the mineral nutrient status of plant material in the field.
Member, American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE)