Submitted to: National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference
Publication Type: Peer Reviewed Journal
Publication Acceptance Date: 1/4/1999
Publication Date: N/A
Interpretive Summary: Research at the Southwestern Cotton Ginning Research Laboratory (SWCGRL) has resulted in improving our ability to identify trash categories of bark (fibrous), bark (non- fibrous), leaf, and pepper in cotton. Work is proceeding in to make accurate Rdab color space measurements using an RGB color camera.
Technical Abstract: The status of video cotton trash and cotton color measurement work at Southwestern Cotton Ginning Research Laboratory (SWCGRL) is presented. New accomplishments are in the areas of video measurement of absolute color in CIE XYZ and Hunter's Rd ab color spaces and improvements of bark trash type identification.