Scott Noble

     Scott Noble  B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D., P. Eng

    Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering



    Peer Reviewed:

    Peters, R.D., Noble, S.D.*  2014. Spectrographic measurements of plant pigments from 300 to 800 nm. Remote Sensing of Environment, 148(2014)119-123

    Aitken, B.L., Stookey, J.M.*, Noble, S., Watts, J., and Findlay, D. 2013.  The effects of an oral distraction on cattle during a painful procedure. Canadian Veterinary Journal, 54(6):588-590

    Noble, S.D.*, Brown, R.B., and Crowe, T.G.  2012.  Design and evaluation of an imaging spectrophotometer utilizing a uniform light source.  Review of Scientific Instruments 83, 033112-1 – 033112-9. doi:

    Tansey, J.A*., Dosdall, L.M., Keddie, A. and Noble, S.D., 2010. Contributions of visual cues to cabbage seedpod weevil, Ceutorhynchus obstrictus (Marsham)  (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), resistance in novel host genotypes, Crop Protection 29(5), 476-481.

    Noble, S.D.*, Beore, A., Kondratowicz, T., Crowe, T.G., Brown, R.B. and Naylor, D.  2008. Technical Note : Characterisation of a Low-Cost Diffuse Reflectance Coating, Canadian Journal of Remote Sensing, 34(2), 68-76.

    Noble, S.D.* and Brown, R.B., 2008. Spectral band selection and testing of edge-subtraction leaf segmentation, Canadian Biosystems Engineering, 50(January), 2.1-2.8.

    Noble, S.D.* and Crowe, T. G.,  2007.  Sample holder and methodology for measuring the reflectance and transmittance of narrow-leaf samples.  Applied Optics, 46(22): 4968-4976.

    Brown, R. B., and Noble, S. D.  2005.  Site-specific weed management: Sensing requirements - what do we need to see?  Weed Science, 53(2): 252-258. Invited paper. 

    Noble, S.D.* and Crowe, T. G.,  2005.  Analysis of crop and weed leaf diffuse reflectance spectra.  Transactions of the ASAE, 48(6): 2379-2387.

    Davidson, V.J.*, Noble, S. D., and Brown, R. B.,  2000.  Effects of drying air temperature and humidity on stress cracks and breakage of maize kernels.  Journal Of Agricultural Engineering Research, 77(3): 303-308.

    Noble, S.D.*, Brown, R. B., and Davidson, V. J.,  2000.  Development of a maize breakage test method using a commercial food processor.  Journal Of Agricultural Engineering Research, 77(4): 385-390. 

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