NASA Spinoff Database: Agricultural Spraying

NASA Center: Langley Research Center
Public Release Year: 1986
Reference Number: LARC-SO-133
Category: Environment And Resource Management
Origin: Langley Research Center's Crop Dusting Technology

AGDISP, a computer code written for Langley by Continuum Dynamics, Inc., aids crop dusting airplanes in targeting pesticides. The code is commercially available and can be run on a personal computer by an inexperienced operator. Called SWA H, it is used by the Forest Service, FAA, DuPont, etc. DuPont uses the code to test" equipment on the computer using a laser system to measure particle characteristics of various spray compounds."

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Page Number in Published book: 115

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