Projects

Funded by the National Institute for Forest Products Innovation (NIFPI)
  • Solutions for the optimal use of remotely acquired, high resolution data by the forestry sector
  • Future proofing SA bluegum plantations through early detection and improved management processes related to wildlife
  • Optimising the management of plantation, water and environmental assets
  • Wearable sensors for improving occupational health and safety of workers in the forestry industry
  • Options for operating efficiently and sustainably within forest water licence rules
  • Characterising softwood sawn products in Australia
  • Development and implementation of forest health and biosecurity systems and protocols based on quantitative pest risk and economic impact assessment
  • Scoping an automated forest fire detection and suppression framework for the Green Triangle
 
Funded by ForestrySA and UniSA
  • Forest yield predictions from multi-temporal LiDAR
  • Unmanned aerial vehicle-based monitoring of forest stands in South Australia
  • Unmanned aerial vehicle mounted four sensors scan of Tumut NSW radiata pine trial sites to provide data for fusion
  • Low cost remote sensing data for improving forest management
  • Trial of UniSA developed moisture meter for woodchip testing
  • Evaluating the performance of the Mount Burr tower multi-camera fire detection system
  • Feasibility of a new FRP/cold-formed steel – timber composite structural product
  • Tree water use measurement using a distributed humidity sensor
  • Sawdust as a site decontaminant