#ndt Ag Alumni Seed, a Purdue University-affiliated seed technology company, has made a $900,000 gift to fund the purchase of a sophisticated computed tomography (CT) root scanner for Purdue’s new controlled environment plant phenotyping facility.

The scanner will enable researchers to image the roots of plants to observe and record root growth over a full growing cycle without damaging the root structure, according to Shawn Donkin, interim associate dean for research and education.
“It is a significant adva
Source: NDT