Course 1: Flight Prerequisites

3h 30m

About Course

In this course, you will learn about the best suited drone equipment and sensors for high-throughput plant phenotyping. Then you will discover which agronomic value we can extract from images captured with these devices. You will also get a sound understanding of the differences between RGB and multispectral imagery, along with the importance of complying with the appropriate data acquisition protocol in order to collect research-grade drone images. To finish this course, a small quiz will be waiting for you to quickly evaluate what you've just learned.

What Will I Learn?

  • Hiphen Academy modules
  • Function and preparation of equipment
  • UAV capabilities
  • Optimization of image quality

Topics for this course

13 Lessons3h 30m


What is at stake with the Hiphen Academy?

Overview of drone capabilities for plant phenotyping

An example of DJI equipment for plant phenotyping

How to optimize image resolution?



Material Includes

  • Videos
  • Do & don't pictures


  • Computer
  • Speakers or Headphones
  • Notebook