Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering Publications

 
This series contains articles and book chapters authored or co-authored by faculty, students and staff of the Department of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering at Iowa State University.

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Publications from 2019

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Field-based architectural traits characterisation of maize plant using time-of-flight 3D imaging, Yin Bao, Lie Tang, Srikant Srinivasan, and Patrick S. Schnable

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Stomatal Conductance Measurement for Toxicity Assessment in Zero-Effluent Constructed Wetlands: Effects of Landfill Leachate on Hydrophytes, Andrzej Białowiec, Jacek A. Koziel, and Piotr Manczarski

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Waste to Carbon: Influence of Structural Modification on VOC Emission Kinetics from Stored Carbonized Refuse-Derived Fuel, Andrzej Białowiec, Monika Micuda, Antoni Szumny, Jacek Łyczko, and Jacek A. Koziel

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Comparison of product distribution, content and fermentability of biomass in a hybrid thermochemical/biological processing platform, Zhanyou Chi, Xuefei Zhao, Tannon Daugaard, Dustin Dalluge, Marjorie Rover, Patrick Johnston, Andre M. Salazar, Miguel C. Santoscoy, Ryan G. Smith, Robert C. Brown, Zhiyou Wen, Olga A. Zabotina, and Laura R. Jarboe

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RefSoil+: a Reference Database for Genes and Traits of Soil Plasmids, Taylor K. Dunivin, Jinlyung Choi, Adina Howe, and Ashley Shade

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Incremental Cost Analysis of First-Year Course Innovations, John R. Haughery and D. Raj Raman

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Modeling solid-phase microextraction of volatile organic compounds by porous coatings using finite element analysis, Bulat Kenessov, Miras Derbissalin, Jacek A. Koziel, and Dmitry S. Kosyakov

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Data evidencing slow anaerobic digestion in emergency treatment and disposal of infectious animal carcasses, Jacek A. Koziel, Heekwon Ahn, Thomas D. Glanville, Timothy S. Frana, J. (Hans) van Leeuwen, and Lam T. Nguyen

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Impact of hydraulic residence time on nitrate removal in pilot-scale woodchip bioreactors, E. A. Martin, Morgan P. Davis, Thomas B. Moorman, Thomas M. Isenhart, and Michelle L. Soupir

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On-farm pilot-scale testing of black ultraviolet light and photocatalytic coating for mitigation of odor, odorous VOCs, and greenhouse gases, Devin L. Maurer and Jacek A. Koziel

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Overview of Some Recent Advances in Improving Water and Energy Efficiencies in Food Processing Factories, Nooshin Nikmaram and Kurt A. Rosentrater

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Torrefaction of Sewage Sludge: Kinetics and Fuel Properties of Biochars, Jakub Pulka, Piotr Manczarski, Jacek A. Koziel, and Andrzej Białowiec

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Biogenic Volatiles Emitted from Four Cold-Hardy Grape Cultivars During Ripening, Somchai Rice, Devin L. Maurer, Anne Fennell, Murlidhar Dharmadhikari, and Jacek A. Koziel

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Evaluation of Volatile Metabolites Emitted In-Vivo from Cold-Hardy Grapes during Ripening Using SPME and GC-MS: A Proof-of-Concept, Somchai Rice, Devin L. Maurer, Anne Fennell, Murlidhar Dharmadhikari, and Jacek A. Koziel

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Effects of Harvest Time on the Aroma of White Wines Made from Cold-Hardy Brianna and Frontenac Gris Grapes Using Headspace Solid-Phase Microextraction and Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry-Olfactometry, Somchai Rice, Madina Tursumbayeva, Matthew Clark, David Greenlee, Murlidhar Dharmadhikari, Anne Fennell, and Jacek A. Koziel

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Development of Time-Weighted Average Sampling of Odorous Volatile Organic Compounds in Air with Solid-Phase Microextraction Fiber Housed inside a GC Glass Liner: Proof of Concept, Madina Tursumbayeva, Jacek A. Koziel, Devin L. Maurer, Bulat Kenessov, and Somchai Rice

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Influence of Amino Acid Supplementations in Juvenile Yellow Perch Fed Plant Protein Combinations, Aaron J. Von Eschen, Michael L. Brown, and Kurt A. Rosentrater

Publications from 2018

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3D Perception-based Collision-Free Robotic Leaf Probing for Automated Indoor Plant Phenotyping, Yin Bao, Dylan Shah, and Lie Tang

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Field-based Robot Phenotyping of Sorghum Plant Architecture using Stereo Vision, Yin Bao, Lie Tang, Matthew W. Breitzman, Maria G. Salas-Fernandez, and Patrick S. Schnable

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Waste to Carbon: Densification of Torrefied Refuse-Derived Fuel, Andrzej Białowiec, Monika Micuda, and Jacek A. Koziel

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Quantification of VOC Emissions from Carbonized Refuse-Derived Fuel Using Solid-Phase Microextraction and Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry, Andrzej Białowiec, Monika Micuda, Antoni Szumny, Jacek Łyczko, and Jacek A. Koziel

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Catchment-scale Phosphorus Export through Surface and Drainage Pathways, Conrad E. Brendel, Michelle L. Soupir, Leigh Ann M. Long, Matthew J. Helmers, Charles D. Ikenberry, and Amy L. Kaleita

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Utilizing Multivariate Analysis for Assessing Student Learning Through Effective College-Industry Partnerships, Caleb Burns, Shweta Chopra, Mack C. Shelley II, and Gretchen A. Mosher

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Beyond the nutrient strategies: Common ground to accelerate agricultural water quality improvement in the upper Midwest, Center for Watershed Protection, Inc.; Laura Christianson; Center for Watershed Protection, Inc.; Matthew J. Helmers; Gregory McIsaac; David Mulla; and Walton Family Foundation

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Mitigating ammonia and PM generation of cage-free henhouse litter with solid additive and liquid spray, Lilong Chai, Hongwei Xin, Yang Zhao, Tong Wang, Michelle L. Soupir, and Kai Liu

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Challenges in technology adoption in Indian public distribution system: a quality management approach, Varun Chhabra, Shweta Chopra, and Prashant Rajan

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Spatial Structuring of Cellulase Gene Abundance and Activity in Soil, Jinlyung Choi, Elizabeth Bach, Jaejin Lee, Jared Flater, Shane Dooley, Adina Howe, and Kirsten S. Hofmockel

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Rapid Needs Assessment and Response Technique, Jacqueline Comito, Brandy Case Haub, and Mark Licht

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Effects of Subsurface Drainage Systems on Water and Nitrogen Footprints Simulated with RZWQM2, Kristina Craft, Matthew J. Helmers, Robert W. Malone, Carl H. Pederson, and Linda R. Schott

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Performance Evaluation of Manure Nitrogen Output Models Suitable for Lactating Dairy Cows in China, Ruilan Dong, Hongmin Dong, Karen A. Beauchemin, and Hongwei Xin

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Exploring Natural Models for the ‘Rolling Unmasking Effect’ of Downwind Odor Dispersion; Prairie Verbena, Prehensile-Tailed Porcupine and Virginia Pepperweed, Don Wright & Associates, LLC; Jacek A. Koziel; David B. Parker; Volatile Analysis Corporation Inc.; Thomas G. Hartman; and Paula Kolvig

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Integrating Environmental and Social Sustainability Into Performance Evaluation: A Balanced Scorecard-Based Grey-DANP Approach for the Food Industry, Gazi M. Duman, Murat Taskaynatan, Elif Kongar, and Kurt A. Rosentrater

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Evaluating Row Cover Establishment Systems for Cantaloupe and Summer Squash, H. Mark Hanna, Brian L. Steward, and Kurt A. Rosentrater

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HVAC Techniques for Modern Livestock and Poultry Production Systems, Steven J. Hoff

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Salmonella and Fecal Indicator Bacteria Survival in Soils Amended with Poultry Manure, Claire E. Hruby, Michelle L. Soupir, Thomas B. Moorman, Carl H. Pederson, and Rameshwar S. Kanwar

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New control strategy against temperature sudden-drop in the initial stage of pad cooling process in poultry houses, Xue Hui, Baoming Li, Hongwei Xin, Weichao Zheng, Zhengxiang Shi, Xiao Yang, and Shumei Zhao

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Biomass Production and Composition of Temperate and Tropical Maize in Central Iowa, Pedro Alexander Infante, Ken Moore, Charlie Hurburgh, Paul Scott, Sotirios Archontoulis, Andrew Lenssen, and Shuizhang Fei

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Swine Finishing Room Air Infiltration: Part 1. Quantification and Prediction, Harishchandra T. Jadhav, Steven J. Hoff, Jay D. Harmon, Ignacio Alvarez, Daniel S. Andersen, and Ulrike Passe

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Swine Finishing Room Air Infiltration: Part 2. Infiltration as Affected by Room Characteristics, Harishchandra T. Jadhav, Steven J. Hoff, Jay D. Harmon, and Daniel S. Andersen

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Analyzing Large Workers’ Compensation Claims Using Generalized Linear Models and Monte Carlo Simulation, Fatemeh Davoudi Kakhki, Steven A. Freeman, and Gretchen A. Mosher

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The principles of tomorrow's university, Daniel S. Katz, Adina Howe, Sarah M. Nusser, and et al.

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Optimization of Time-Weighted Average Air Sampling by Solid-Phase Microextraction Fibers Using Finite Element Analysis Software, Bulat Kenessov, Jacek A. Koziel, Nassiba Baimatova, Olga P. Demyanenko, and Miras Derbissalin

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Modelling the influence of crop density and weather conditions on field drying characteristics of switchgrass and maize stover using random forest, Amit Khanchi, Stuart J. Birrell, and Robert B. Mitchell

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Lab-scale evaluation of aerated burial concept for treatment and emergency disposal of infectious animal carcasses, Jacek A. Koziel, Heekwon Ahn, Thomas D. Glanville, Timothy S. Frana, Johannes van Leeuwen, and Lam T. Nguyen

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Exploring multiple operating scenarios to identify low-cost, high nitrate removal strategies for electrically-stimulated woodchip bioreactors, Ji-Yeow Law, Michelle L. Soupir, D. Raj Raman, and Thomas Moorman

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Electrical stimulation for enhanced denitrification in woodchip bioreactors: Opportunities and challenges, J. Y. Law, Michelle L. Soupir, D. Raj Raman, T. B. Moorman, and Say K. Ong

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Fan and Ventilation Rate Monitoring of Cage-Free Layer Houses in California, Xingjun Lin, Ruihong Zhang, Shumei Jiang, Hamed M. El-Mashad, and Hongwei Xin

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Effect of fluorescent vs. poultry-specific light-emitting diode lights on production performance and egg quality of W-36 laying hens, Kai Liu, Hongwei Xin, Jasreen Sekhon, and Tong Wang

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Perch-shape preference and perching behaviors of young laying hens, Kai Liu, Hongwei Xin, Timothy A. Shepherd, and Yang Zhao

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Seasonal variation of macrolide resistance gene abundances in the South Fork Iowa River Watershed, Elizabeth Luby Rieki, Thomas B. Moorman, Elizabeth L. Douglass, and Michelle L. Soupir

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Portable canopy chamber measurements of evapotranspiration in corn, soybean, and reconstructed prairie, Chenyi Luo, Zhuangji Wang, Thomas J. Sauer, Matthew J. Helmers, and Robert Horton

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A GIS-based tool for bioaccumulation risk analysis and its application to study polychlorinated biphenyls in the Great Lakes, Fernanda P. Maciel and Joshua Peschel

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Improving environmental odor measurements: comparison of lab-based standard method and portable odor measurement technology, Devin L. Maurer, Alexandrea M. Bragdon, Brandon C. Short, Heekwon Ahn, and Jacek A. Koziel

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Detection of Volatile Compounds Emitted from Nasal Secretions and Serum: Towards Non-Invasive Identification of Diseased Cattle Biomarkers, Devin L. Maurer, Jacek A. Koziel, Terry J. Engelken, Vickie L. Cooper, and Jenna L. Funk

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Effects of litter floor access and inclusion of experienced hens in aviary housing on floor eggs, litter condition, air quality, and hen welfare, Jofran L. Oliveira, Hongwei Xin, Lilong Chai, and Suzanne T. Millman

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Maize and soybean root front velocity and maximum depth in Iowa, USA, Raziel A. Ordonez, Michael J. Castellano, Jerry L. Hatfield, Matthew J. Helmers, Mark A. Licht, Matthew Liebman, Ranae Dietzel, Rafael Martinez-Feria, Javed Iqbal, Laila A. Puntel, S. Carolina Cordova, Kaitlin Togliatti, Emily E. Wright, and Sotirios V. Archontoulis

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Water and Sediment Microbial Quality of Mountain and Agricultural Streams, Pramod Pandey, Michelle L. Soupir, Yi Wang, Wenlong Cao, Sagor Biswas, Venkata Vaddella, Robert Atwill, Venkatesh Merwade, and Gregory Pasternack

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Development of gluten-free egg pasta based on amaranth, maize and sorghum, Laura Paux and Kurt A. Rosentrater

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Using workers’ compensation claims data to characterize occupational injuries in the biofuels industry, Sai K. Ramaswamy and Gretchen A. Mosher

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Functional Performance Evaluation of a Novel Thermal Environment Sensor Array, Brett C. Ramirez, Y. Gao, Steven J. Hoff, and Jay D. Harmon

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Determination of Selected Aromas in Marquette and Frontenac Wine Using Headspace-SPME Coupled with GC-MS and Simultaneous Olfactometry, Somchai Rice, Nanticha Lutt, Jacek A. Koziel, Murlidhar Dharmadhikari, and Anne Fennell

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Practical implications of erythromycin resistance gene diversity on surveillance and monitoring of resistance, Elizabeth L. Rieke, Jinlyung Choi, Thomas B. Moorman, Michelle L. Soupir, Heather K. Allen, Schuyler D. Smith, and Adina Howe

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Assessing Pathogen Presence in an Intensively Tile Drained, Agricultural Watershed, Elizabeth L. Rieke, Thomas Moorman, Michelle L. Soupir, F. Yang, and Adina Howe

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Temporal Dynamics of Bacterial Communities in Soil and Leachate Water After Swine Manure Application, Elizabeth L. Rieke, Michelle L. Soupir, Thomas B. Moorman, Fan Yang, and Adina C. Howe

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Impact of temperature and hydraulic retention time on pathogen and nutrient removal in woodchip bioreactors, Michelle L. Soupir, Natasha L. Hoover, Thomas B. Moorman, Ji Yeow Law, and Bradley L. Bearson

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Kinetic Modeling of Corn Fermentation with S. cerevisiae Using a Variable Temperature Strategy, Augusto C. M. Souza, Mohammad Mousaviraad, Kenneth O. M. Mapoka, and Kurt A. Rosentrater

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Primer set 2.0 for highly parallel qPCR array targeting antibiotic resistance genes and mobile genetic elements, Robert D. Stedtfeld, Xueping Guo, Tiffany M. Stedtfeld, Hongjie Sheng, Maggie R. Williams, Kristin Hauschild, Santosh Gunturu, Leo Tift, Fang Wang, Adina Howe, Benli Chai, James R. Cole, James M. Tiedje, and Syed A. Hashsham

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Techno-economic Analysis (TEA) of Extruded Aquafeeds, Rashid Suleiman and Kurt A. Rosentrater

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Discrete Element Model Calibration Using Multi-Responses and Simulation of Corn Flow in a Commercial Grain Auger, Mehari Tekeste, Mohammad Mousaviraad, and Kurt A. Rosentrater

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Evaluation of AnnAGNPS for simulating the inundation of drained and farmed potholes in the Prairie Pothole Region of Iowa, Pawan Upadhyaya, L. O. S. Pruski, Amy Kaleita, and Michelle L. Soupir

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Metagenomic Insights into the Degradation of Resistant Starch by Human Gut Microbiota, Marius Vital, Adina Howe, Nathalie Bergeron, Ronald M. Krauss, Janet K. Jansson, and James M. Tiedje

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Canopy Chamber Measurements of Carbon Dioxide Fluxes in Corn and Soybean Fields, Zhuangji Wang, Chenyi Luo, Thomas J. Sauer, Matthew J. Helmers, Liukang Xu, and Robert Horton

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Monitoring tylosin and sulfamethazine in a tile-drained agricultural watershed using polar organic chemical integrative sampler (POCIS), Maurice T. Washingtion, Thomas Moorman, Michelle L. Soupir, Mack C. Shelley II, and Amy J. Morrow

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Assessing Surface Flowpath Interception by Vegetative Buffers Using ArcGIS Hydrologic Modeling and Geospatial Analysis for Rock Creek Watershed, Central Iowa, David F. Webber, Manveen Bansal, Steven K. Mickelson, Matthew J. Helmers, Kapil Arora, Brian K. Gelder, Manish Shrivastav, and Casey J. Judge

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Design and field evaluation of a ground robot for high-throughput phenotyping of energy sorghum, Sierra N. Young, Erkan Kayacan, and Joshua Peschel

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Carbon Footprint Assessment of Large-scale Pig Production System in Northern China: a Case Study, Yuanqing Zhou, Hongmin Dong, Hongwei Xin, Zhiping Zhu, Wenqiang Huang, and Yue Wang

Publications from 2017

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Effect of Acetylation on the Mechanical and Thermal Properties of Soy Flour Elastomers, Kendra A. Allen, Sarah Cady, and David Grewell

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A County-Level Assessment of Manure Nutrient Availability Relative to Crop Nutrient Capacity in Iowa: Spatial and Temporal Trends, Daniel S. Andersen and Puck Custom Enterprises

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Multisite Evaluation of APEX for Water Quality: I. Best Professional Judgment Parameterization, Claire Baffaut, Nathan O. Nelson, John A. Lory, G.M.M.M. Anomaa Senaviratne, Ammar B. Bhandari, Ranjith P. Udawatta, Daniel W. Sweeney, Matthew J. Helmers, Mike W. Van Liew, Antonio P. Mallarino, and Charles S. Wortmann

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Passive Sampling and Analysis of Naphthalene in Internal Combustion Engine Exhaust with Retracted SPME Device and GC-MS, Nassiba Baimatova, Jacek A. Koziel, and Bulat Kenessov

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Evaluation of Hermetic Maize Storage in 208 Liter (55 Gal) Steel Barrels for Smallholder Farmers, Denis Bbosa, Thomas J. Brumm, Carl J. Bern, Kurt A. Rosentrater, and D. Raj Raman

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Modeling Distillers Dried Grains with Solubles (DDGS) Mass Flow Rate as Affected by Drying and Storage Conditions, Rumela Bhadra, Kurt A. Rosentrater, and K. Muthukumarappan

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Can Students Flourish in Engineering Classrooms?, Peggy Boylan-Ashraf, Steven A. Freeman, Mack C. Shelley, and Özgür Keleş

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Relating Watershed Characteristics to Elevated Stream Escherichia coli Levels in Agriculturally Dominated Landscapes: An Iowa Case Study, Conrad Brendel and Michelle L. Soupir

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A Meta-analysis of the Effect of Industry Engagement on Student Learning in Undergraduate Programs, Caleb Burns and Shweta Chopra

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Development of an Automated Method for Selected Aromas of Red Wines from Cold-Hardy Grapes Using Solid-Phase Microextraction and Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry-Olfactometry, Lingshuang Cai, Somchai Rice, Jacek A. Koziel, and Murlidhar Dharmadhikari

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Reduction of Particulate Matter and Ammonia by Spraying Acidic Electrolyzed Water onto Litter of Aviary Hen Houses: A Lab-Scale Study, Lilong Chai, Yang Zhao, Hongwei Xin, Tong Wang, Atilgan Atilgan, Michelle Soupir, and Kai Liu

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Profitability Analysis of Soybean Oil Processes, Ming-Hsun Cheng and Kurt A. Rosentrater

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The Green Experiment: Cities, Green Stormwater Infrastructure, and Sustainability, Christopher M. Chini, James F. Canning, Kelsey L. Schreiber, Joshua M. Peschel, and Ashlynn S. Stillwell

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Strategies to improve reference databases for soil microbiomes, Jinlyung Choi, Fan Yang, Ramunas Stepanauskas, Erick Cardenas, Aaron Garoutte, Ryan Williams, Jared Flater, James M. Tiedje, Kirsten S. Hofmockel, Brian K. Gelder, and Adina Howe

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Perception of Performance Indicators in an Agri-Food Supply Chain: A Case Study of India's Public Distribution System, Shweta Chopra, Chad Laux, Edie Schmidt, and Prashant Rajan

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Comparison and Analysis of Flexibility for Cutlery Made from Biobased/ Biodegradable and Petrochemical Materials, Danfoss Power Solutions, Steve Devlin, W. Robert Stephenson, and David A. Grewell

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Lean Adoption in a Small and Medium Enterprise: Model Validation, Kimberly Deranek, Shweta Chopra, and Gretchen A. Mosher

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Use of fecal volatile organic compound analysis to discriminate between non-vaccinated and BCG—Vaccinated cattle prior to and after Mycobacterium bovis challenge, Christine K. Ellis, Somchai Rice, Devin Maurer, Randal Stahl, W. Ray Waters, Mitchell V. Palmer, Pauline Nol, Jack C. Rhyan, Kurt C. VerCauteren, and Jacek A. Koziel

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Influence of UV Treatment on the Food Safety Status of a Model Aquaponic System, Sai Deepikaa Elumalai, Angela M. Shaw, D. Allen Pattillo, Christopher J. Currey, Kurt A. Rosentrater, and Kun Xie

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Performance of chicks subjected to thermal challenge, Patrícia Ferreira Ponciano Ferraz, Tadayuki Yanagi Junior, Renato Ribeiro de Lima, Gabriel Araújo e Silva Ferraz, and Hongwei Xin

Evaluation of Existing and Modified Wetland Equations in the SWAT Model, FYRA Engineering, William G. Crumpton, Jeffrey G. Arnold, Michelle L. Soupir, and Philip W. Gassman

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Simulation of Daily Flow Pathways, Tile-Drain Nitrate Concentrations, and Soil-Nitrogen Dynamics Using SWAT, FYRA Engineering, Michelle L. Soupir, Matthew J. Helmers, William G. Crumpton, Jeffrey G. Arnold, and Philip W. Gassman

Extrusion Processing of Amaranth and Quinoa into Gluten-Free Snack Foods for Celiac and Gluten-Free Diets, Caitlin Gearhart and Kurt A. Rosentrater

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Factors Affecting Beneficiaries’ Preference for Biannual Distribution of Food Grains in Public Distribution System of Punjab, India, Abhay Grover and Shweta Chopra