Sunoj Shajahan

Office:

Department of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering,
NDSU Dept. 7620,
PO Box 6050,
Fargo, ND 58108-6050

Sunoj Shajahan

ABEN Doctoral Graduate Student Adviser: Dr. Igathinathane Cannayen

Degrees

M. Tech. Agricultural Processing and Food Engineering, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore, India

B. Tech. Food Process Engineering, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore, India

Research Interests

  • Phenocam applications in crop health monitoring
  • Pest identification using image analysis
  • Nondestructive quality analysis using NIR spectroscopy

Publications

Peer-reviewed Original Journal Articles

5. Sunoj, S., Sivarajan, S., Maharlooei, M., Bajwa, S. G., Harmon, J. P., Nowatzki, J. F., and Igathinathane, C. (2017). Identification and Counting of Soybean Aphids from Digital Images using Shape Classification. Transactions of the ASABE, 60(5), 1467–1477.

4. Subhashree, S. N., Sunoj, S., Xue, J., and Bora, G. C. (2017). Quantification of browning in apples using colour and textural features by image analysis. Food Quality and Safety, 1(3): 221-226.

3. Pandiselvam, R., Sunoj, S., Manikantan, M. R., Kothakota, A., and Hebbar, K. B. (2016). Application and kinetics of ozone in food preservation. Ozone: Science & Engineering, 39(2): 115-126.

2. Sunoj, S.,Igathinathane, C., and Visvanathan, R. 2016. Nondestructive determination of cocoa bean quality using FT-NIR spectroscopy.Computers and Electronics in Agriculture,124: 234-242.

1. Pandiselvam, R., Sunoj, S., and Uma, D. 2016. Development of multivariate regression model for quantification of proximate content in Vigna radiata using Fourier transform–NIR spectroscopy. Poljoprivredna Tehnika, 41(2), 61-70.

Presentations and Posters in Technical Forums 

15. Sunoj, S., Subhashree, N. S., Dharani, S., Igathinathane, C., Franco, J. G., Mallinger, R. E., Archer, D. 2017. An image processing approach to measure sunflower and seed head dimensions. SNRS Research Symposium, NDSU, Fargo, December 4, 2017 (Poster presentation).

14. Sunoj,S., Igathinathane, C., Saliendra, N., Hendrickson, J., and Archer, D. 2017.Color calibration of digital images using imageJ for phenocam application. 2017 Friends and Neighbors Day, NGPRL USDA-ARS, Bismarck, ND, July 27, 2016 (Poster Presentation).

13. Sunoj, S., Igathinathane, C., and Visvanathan, R. 2017. Mathematical modeling of thin-layer drying characteristics of black pepper. ASABE Paper No. 1701247, ASABE Annual International Meeting, July 16– 19, 2017, Spokane, Washington, USA. (Poster Presentation)

12. Sunoj, S., Igathinathane, C., and Jenicka, S. 2017. Identification of split and whole cashew nuts based on machine vision. ASABE Paper No. 1701246, ASABE Annual International Meeting, July 16 – 19, 2017, Spokane, Washington, USA. (Oral Presentation)

11. Sunoj, S., Igathinathane, C., and Hendrickson, J. 2017. Phenocam color image calibration using image analysis. ASABE Paper No. 1701245, ASABE Annual International Meeting, July 16– 19, 2017, Spokane, Washington, USA. (Oral Presentation) (Graduate student research award 2017 – First place Ph. D. category)

10. Sunoj, S., Igathinathane, C., and Hendrickson, J. 2017. Phenocam color calibration using image processing. 2017 Winter Annual Workshop, “Farming and Ranching for the Bottom Line”, Area4 SCD, BSC, NDSU-Extension, and NGPRL USDA-ARS, Bismarck, February 28, 2017 (Poster presentation).

9. Sunoj, S., Igathinathane, C., and Hendrickson, J. 2017. Phenocam color calibration using image processing. GSC Annual Research Symposium, NDSU, Fargo, February 24, 2017 (Poster presentation).

8. Sunoj, S., Igathinathane, C., and Hendrickson, J. 2016. Color calibration of phenocam images using ANN algorithm. Solving real world problems: An interdisciplinary celebration of research, NDSU Fargo, ND, November 18, 2016 (Poster Presentation).

7. Sunoj, S., Igathinathane, C.,and Hendrickson, J. 2016. Phenocam color calibration using artificial neural network. Agricultural Biosciences International conference, Fargodome, Fargo, ND, September 19, 2016 (Poster Presentation).

6. Sunoj, S., Subhashree, S. N.and Igathinathane, C. 2016. Digital image processing in agriculture, NDSU Fargo, ND, September 16, 2016 (Poster Presentation).

5. Sunoj, S., Igathinathane, C.,and Hendrickson, J. 2016. Application of phenocam for crop health and biomass estimation. 2016 Friends and Neighbors Day, NGPRL USDA-ARS, Bismarck, ND, July 28, 2016 (Poster Presentation).

4. Sunoj, S., Sivarajan, S., Maharlooei, M., Bajwa, S. G., Harmon, J. P., Nowatzki, J. F., and Igathinathane C. 2016. Identification and Counting of Soybean Aphids from Digital Images using Particle Separation and Shape Classification. ASABE Paper No. 162462927, 2016 ASABE Annual International Meeting, July 17 – 23, 2016, Orlando, Florida, USA. (Poster presentation) (Graduate student research award 2016 First place Ph. D. category and ITSC Technical Meeting Paper Award) 

3. Sunoj, S., Igathinathane, C., and Hendrickson, J. 2016. Monitoring plant phenology using phenocam: A review. ASABE Paper No. 162461829, 2016 ASABE Annual International Meeting, July 17 – 23, 2016, Orlando, Florida, USA. (Oral presentation)

2. Sunoj, S., Igathinathane, C., Visvanathan, R. 2016. Quantification of fermentation levels in cocoa beans using FT-NIR spectroscopy. ASABE Paper No. 162461813, 2016 ASABE Annual International Meeting, July 17 – 23, 2016, Orlando, Florida, USA. (Poster presentation)

1. Sunoj, S., Igathinathane, C.,and Hendrickson, J. 2016. Application of phenocam for crop health and biomass estimation – A review. 2016 Bio Industry Summit, NDSU Fargo, ND, May 12, 2016 (Poster Presentation).