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Professor Rod Smith

Professor Rod Smith
Name Rod Smith
Position Emeritus Professor
Section Governance
Qualifications DipEng Geelong IT , BEng Melb , MEngSc Melb , PhD UNE

Irrigation - Evaluation, simulation, optimisation and real time control of surface irrigation, incl surge & fertigation; infiltration from surface irrigation advance data; precision or prescription irrigation; development of diagnostic tools for mobile sprinkler irrigation systems, incl travelling guns, centre pivot & lateral move machines; irrigation pipeline hydraulics; gated pipe; salinity and leaching.

Elected Fellow, The Institution of Engineers, Australia in 1996

  • Centre for Agricultural Engineering (CAE)

33 Years