Effect of light parameters on plant growth –A Review

Sowmya, R and Kurian, Ciji Pearl and Narasimhan, S and Srividya, R (2016) Effect of light parameters on plant growth –A Review. In: Joint International Conference on ICICA 2016 and ICPCIT, 20/12/2016, D.Y. Patil College of Engineering , Akurdi.

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Abstract

The plant growth is mainly dependent on few environmental factors like light, humidity, temperature, water, carbon-di-oxide. The light affects the production, appearance, metabolism, morphology, circadian cycles and nutrition of the plant. Light source selection and control is an indispensable aspect that affects the plant system. A review of comparison of various light sources have been made. Also the effect of light spectrum, light intensity and photoperiod have been discussed for various plants. The cause, effect, measurement and control of the junction temperature of LED light source has been discussed.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Subjects: Engineering > MIT Manipal > Biotechnology
Engineering > MIT Manipal > Electrical and Electronics
Depositing User: MIT Library
Date Deposited: 03 Jan 2017 14:03
Last Modified: 03 Jan 2017 14:03
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/147855

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