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Kit Franklin MEng, AMIAgrE

Senior Lecturer of Agricultural Engineering

Teaching Areas

  • Angricultural Engineering specalisium modules
  • Mechanical Engineering modules
  • Supervise agricultural machinery design, test and development projects.

Research Interests

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  • Agricultural Automation
  • Developmentof innovative agricultural machinery
  • Intelligent implements
  • Integration of control within tractor-implement management (TIM)
  • Application of novel technology to solve agricultural problems
  • Precision farming
  • Novel agri pest managment
  • 5G - rural implementation & opportunity
  • CAV - Conected Autonomous Vehicles

Professional Memberships

  • Institution of Agricultural Engineering, AMIAgrE, Trustee & Executive Committee member

Academic Department: Engineering

Tel: +44 (0)1952 81 5375

Twitter: @AgEngResearch

Office: E14 Applied Engineering Facilities

Additional Information

Awarded as 2017 Farmers Weekly "Rising Star" in Agriculture.



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