Peter Shanahan BSc; MSc; PhD

Honorary/Visiting

Current Research

I am currently researching the application of near-surface electromagnetic induction (EMI) geophysics to the mapping of soil moisture content. The mapping is done at sites where wheat cultivars are grown by Rothasted Research (Harpenden), where plant phenotypes are observed for drought tolerance.

Application of non-invasive methods for assessing soil compaction within agricultural tramlines
Shanahan, P., Quinton, J., James, M., Binley, A., Silgram, M. 2012 In: Eurosoil.
Conference contribution

Using close-range photogrammetry to measure temporal changes in soil surface roughness and sealing of tractor tramlines
Shanahan, P. 2011
Conference paper

Soil compaction and structural morphology under tractor wheelings
Shanahan, P., Quinton, J., James, M., Binley, A., Silgram, M. 2010 In: EGU.
Conference contribution