Root System Analyser

Daniel Leitner and Andrea Schnepf @ University of Vienna.


Measured variables length, insertion-angle, insertion, diameter, count
Operating system windows, mac
Licence freeware
Automation level automated
Plant requirements any
Export formats .mat
Other information Requires Matlab to run

Scientific article(s)

Recovering Root System Traits Using Image Analysis Exemplified by Two-Dimensional Neutron Radiography Images of Lupine
D. Leitner, B. Felderer, P. Vontobel, A. Schnepf
PLANT PHYSIOLOGY, 2013 View paper

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Root System Analyser is a software package to analyse 2-dimensional images or image sequences of plant roots. The software measures root architectural traits such as root length, radius, connectivity, inter-root distances, or branching angles. Source: Root System Analyser website

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