Initial development of a hydroponic measurement and control system (Nutridoctor) to enable vegatable production with the aim of achieving a zero nutrient effluent.
Issues Involved or Addressed
Design and construction of the first hydroponic system on the roof of Engineering 2. Development of possible applications of the technology within the South African environment. How will the concept attract major funding?
Methods and Technologies
Academic Majors of Interest
Preferred Interests and Preparation
Hydroponics, Bioreactor modelling, Water analysis, Microbiome management
Prof Willie Nicol