Global Soil Partnership

Regional champion laboratory
Luiz de Queiroz College of Agriculture, University of São Paulo, ESALQ-USP, Department of Soil Science  

Region served
LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN 

Contact  person
Mr. José A.M. Demattê

The Laboratory works with soil spectroscopy since 1995 and owns 3 Vis-NIR-SWIR sensors and 1 Mid-IR. In 2012 started to work with wet laboratories within an interactive program (more than 50 traditional laboratories; 200 hundred members). The laboratory was the centre of the Brazilian Soil Spectral Library with the participation of 61 researches, 41 institutions, all states of Brazil. Also, it deliver a free online service with an interactive platform for soil analysis. The laboratory is organized by the Geotechnologies Applied to Soil Science group.

 

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