deploying arable ‘pulsepod’ sensors to continuously and remotely monitor plant stress

Research Project | 2017

Deploying Arable ‘PulsePod’ Sensors to Continuously and Remotely Monitor Plant Stress

Awardee: Alexandria Pivovaroff, Ph.D.

Department: Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Funding Source: Stunt Ranch Research Grant


Unlike most animals, plants cannot move locations when local environmental conditions become stressful. This research will remotely monitor plant stress using newly developed sensors to understand both short- and long-term responses.”