K Baetens

Summary

Affiliation: Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Understanding drift from field spraying: CFD model development
    K Baetens
    Department of Agro Engineering and Economics, Catholic University of Leuven de Croylaan 42, BE 3001 Leuven, Belgium
    Commun Agric Appl Biol Sci 70:975-8. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint 3D measurement and representation of pear canopy for modelling air-assisted orchard spraying
    A Melese Endalew
    Faculty of Bioscience Engineering, BIOSYST MeBioS, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven Willem de Croylaan 42, BE 3001 Leuven, Belgium
    Commun Agric Appl Biol Sci 72:245-8. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Spray drift as affected by meteorological conditions
    D Nuyttens
    Ministry of the Flemish Community, Agricultural Research Centre Department of Mechanisation Labour Buildings Animal Welfare and Environmental Protection CLO DVL, Burg Van Gansberghelaan 115, BE 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    Commun Agric Appl Biol Sci 70:947-59. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint A pdpa laser-based measuring set-up for the characterisation of spray nozzles
    D Nuyttens
    Ministry of the Flemish Community, Agricultural Research Centre, Department of Mechanisation Labour Buildings Animal Welfare and Environmental Protection CLO DVL, Burg Van Gansberghelaan 115, BE 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    Commun Agric Appl Biol Sci 70:1023-35. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Classification of spray nozzles based on droplet size distributions and wind tunnel tests
    M De Schamphelerie
    Department of Crop Protection, University Ghent, Coupure Links 653, BE 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Commun Agric Appl Biol Sci 71:201-7. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint The effect of air support on droplet characteristics and spray drift
    D Nuyttens
    Institute for Agricultural and Fisheries Research, Technology and Food, Agricultural Engineering, Burg Van Gansberghelaan 115, BE 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    Commun Agric Appl Biol Sci 72:71-9. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Wind tunnel evaluation of several tracer and collection techniques for the measurement of spray drift
    E Brusselman
    Department of Crop Protection, University Ghent Coupure links 653, BE 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Commun Agric Appl Biol Sci 69:829-36. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Simulating drift by CFD: sensitivity analysis of machine and environmental parameters
    K Baetens
    Department of Biosystems, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium
    Commun Agric Appl Biol Sci 70:57-60. 2005

Collaborators

  • D Nuyttens
  • Eva Brusselman
  • A Melese Endalew
  • M De Schamphelerie
  • M A Delele
  • B M Nicolai
  • M Hertog
  • J Vercammen
  • M Baelmans
  • P Verboven
  • A Gomand
  • H Ramon
  • P Van der Meeren
  • W Cornelis
  • P Spanoghe
  • D Gabriels

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Understanding drift from field spraying: CFD model development
    K Baetens
    Department of Agro Engineering and Economics, Catholic University of Leuven de Croylaan 42, BE 3001 Leuven, Belgium
    Commun Agric Appl Biol Sci 70:975-8. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint 3D measurement and representation of pear canopy for modelling air-assisted orchard spraying
    A Melese Endalew
    Faculty of Bioscience Engineering, BIOSYST MeBioS, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven Willem de Croylaan 42, BE 3001 Leuven, Belgium
    Commun Agric Appl Biol Sci 72:245-8. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Spray drift as affected by meteorological conditions
    D Nuyttens
    Ministry of the Flemish Community, Agricultural Research Centre Department of Mechanisation Labour Buildings Animal Welfare and Environmental Protection CLO DVL, Burg Van Gansberghelaan 115, BE 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    Commun Agric Appl Biol Sci 70:947-59. 2005
    ..In 2005, more measurements will be performed to validate the statements and the model reflected in this paper...
  4. ncbi request reprint A pdpa laser-based measuring set-up for the characterisation of spray nozzles
    D Nuyttens
    Ministry of the Flemish Community, Agricultural Research Centre, Department of Mechanisation Labour Buildings Animal Welfare and Environmental Protection CLO DVL, Burg Van Gansberghelaan 115, BE 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    Commun Agric Appl Biol Sci 70:1023-35. 2005
    ..These measurements will be used as an input for a Computational Fluid Dynamics drift-prediction model and to classify nozzles based on their driftability...
  5. ncbi request reprint Classification of spray nozzles based on droplet size distributions and wind tunnel tests
    M De Schamphelerie
    Department of Crop Protection, University Ghent, Coupure Links 653, BE 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Commun Agric Appl Biol Sci 71:201-7. 2006
    ..The droplet size spectra of the F and the LD nozzles were measured with a Malvern Mastersizer at spray pressures 2 bar, 3 bar and 4 bar. The Malvern spectra were used to calculate the Volume Median Diameters (VMD) of the sprays...
  6. ncbi request reprint The effect of air support on droplet characteristics and spray drift
    D Nuyttens
    Institute for Agricultural and Fisheries Research, Technology and Food, Agricultural Engineering, Burg Van Gansberghelaan 115, BE 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    Commun Agric Appl Biol Sci 72:71-9. 2007
    ..The effect of air support on droplet sizes is rather limited...
  7. ncbi request reprint Wind tunnel evaluation of several tracer and collection techniques for the measurement of spray drift
    E Brusselman
    Department of Crop Protection, University Ghent Coupure links 653, BE 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Commun Agric Appl Biol Sci 69:829-36. 2004
    ..The recovery of the different tracers combined with the 2 collection materials was calculated. The advantages and disadvantages of the tracers and collection materials are enumerated in this article...
  8. ncbi request reprint Simulating drift by CFD: sensitivity analysis of machine and environmental parameters
    K Baetens
    Department of Biosystems, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium
    Commun Agric Appl Biol Sci 70:57-60. 2005