Computerised Environmental Control in Greenhouses

Chapter 1 Introduction

Chapter 2 The psychical aspects of environmental control

The Mollier diagram
Light and radiation

Chapter 3 Physiology

Growth of a plant
Cell division and elongation
Photosythesis and respiration
Water relations in the plant

Chapter 4 Technology

Correcting and measuring equipment

Chapter 5 Control technology

General principles and models
Corrective equipment
Control of Ventilation, Integral, PL, Heating

Chapter 6 Greenhouse environment

Calculated environment

Chapter 7 Models – heat flux and water vapour flow

Influences and examples
Glossary of terms
Metric conversion tables

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