Vol. 80, No. 2 (Published on 1st, March. 2018)

 

CONTENTS

 

ESSAY

 

Y. KITAMURA…77

 

SPECIAL EDITION

 

The Present Situation and Perspective of Pesticide Spraying Technology

Editor : Y. KUBOTA

 

 T. KAWAMURA : Outline of Pest Control Machinery…80

 

 Y. KUBOTA : Spray Performance Assessment of Radio Control Helicopter-based Rotary Atomizer…84

 

 K. YUASA : Present Situation and Problem of Pesticide Application Technology by Multi-copter…88

 

TECHNO-TOPICS

 

Y. YAMADA : Development of Autopilot Rice Transplanter…94

 

PAPERS (Articles)

 

RESEARCH PAPERS

 

Study on the Behavior of Combine Harvester during Slope Traveling…107  abstracts

M. MATSUI, S. MIURA, Y. AOYAGI, T. FUKUSHIMA

 

Development of Calibration Models for SiO2, Fe2O3, and Na2O Using Subsurface Diffuse Reflectance Spectra…114  abstracts

M. KODAIRA, S. SHIBUSAWA

 

Torrefaction of High Moisture Content Biomass in an Industrial Rotary Kiln Combustion Type Reactor…123  abstracts

S.N.S.B. BAKRI, K. IWABUCHI, R. YOSHIMOTO, K. TANIGURO

 

TECHNICAL PAPER

 

Experimental Study on Performance Tests for Common-Rail Diesel Engines Equipped with a Diesel Particulate Filter and Diesel Oxidation Catalyst…133  abstracts

K. SHIMIZU, H. KONYA, S. UMENO, P.D. TO, J. NISHIKAWA