Sub-award Contract between Cornell University and Makerere University to Support The Next Generation Cassava Breeding

Joyce Nakatumba-Nabende, (PI), Jeremy Tusubira Francis, Claire Babirye, Solomon Nsumba

Funder: Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

  • 2023
  • ongoing
  • 5 min read

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  • Cassava Whitefly Dataset Link


  • Nakatumba-Nabende, Joyce, Jeremy Francis Tusubira, Claire Babirye, Solomon Nsumba, and Christopher Omongo Abu. A Dataset of Cassava Whitefly Count Images. Data in Brief(2022): 107911. Link

  • Tusubira, J. F., Akera, B., Nsumba, S., Nakatumba-Nabende, J., & Mwebaze, E. (2020). Scoring Root Necrosis in Cassava Using Semantic Segmentation. Link

  • Nakatumba-Nabende, J., Akera, B., Tusubira, J. F., Nsumba, S., & Mwebaze, E. (2020). A dataset of necrotized cassava root cross-section images Link

  • Francis Tusubira, J., Nsumba, S., Ninsiima, F., Akera, B., Acellam, G., Nakatumba, J., … & Oyana, T. (2020). Improving In-Field Cassava Whitefly Pest Surveillance With Machine Learning. In Proceedings of the IEEE/CVF Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition Workshops (pp. 68-69). Link