Operation Area Measurement Based on Trajectories of Agricultural Machinery

  • Chang Ren
  • Yanwei Yuan
  • Liwei YangEmail author
  • Junning Zhang
  • Yangchun Liu
  • Chengxu Lv
  • Bo Zhao
Conference paper
Part of the IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology book series (IFIPAICT, volume 545)


The operation area of agricultural machinery is the basis of not only agricultural machinery service market but also the implementation of agricultural subsidies. This paper studied the operation area measurement of agricultural machinery from two aspects, which were trajectory data screening and area algorithm improvement. According to the actual situation of agricultural machinery, the trajectory points are selected to generate accurate trajectories of agricultural machinery. Then the improved buffer algorithm based on curve topology is applied to the calculation of the area based on the trajectory of agricultural machinery. Test results show the measurement error is less than 1.3%, which can meet the measurement accuracy of operation area of agricultural machinery.


Trajectory Operation area measurement Trajectory data screening Buffer algorithm 



The study was supported by the national key research and development program of China (2017YFD0700601) and S&T Nova Program of Beijing (Z1511000003150116)


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Chang Ren
    • 1
    • 2
  • Yanwei Yuan
    • 2
  • Liwei Yang
    • 1
    Email author
  • Junning Zhang
    • 2
  • Yangchun Liu
    • 2
  • Chengxu Lv
    • 2
  • Bo Zhao
    • 2
  1. 1.China Agriculture UniversityBeijingChina
  2. 2.Chinese Academy of Agricultural Mechanization SciencesBeijingChina

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