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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Submissions from 2020

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Predicting crop yields and soil‐plant nitrogen dynamics in the US Corn Belt, Sotirios V. Archontoulis, Michael J. Castellano, Mark A. Licht, Virginia Nichols, Mitch Baum, Isaiah Huber, Rafael Martinez-Feria, Laila Puntel, Raziel A. Ordonez, Javed Iqbal, Emily E. Wright, Ranae N. Dietzel, Matthew Helmers, Andy VanLoocke, Matt Liebman, Jerry L. Hatfield, Daryl Herzmann, S. Carolina Córdova, Patrick Edmonds, Kaitlin Togliatti, Ashlyn Kessler, Gerasimos Danalatos, Heather Pasley, Carl Pederson, and Kendall R. Lamkey

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Effect of Blending Amaranth Grain with Maize Kernels on Maize Weevil Control during Storage, Denis Bbosa, Thomas J. Brumm, Carl J. Bern, Kurt A. Rosentrater, and D. Raj Raman

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Emissions from Swine Manure Treated with Current Products for Mitigation of Odors and Reduction of NH3, H2S, VOC, and GHG Emissions, Baitong Chen, Jacek A. Koziel, Chumki Banik, Hantian Ma, Myeongseong Lee, Jisoo Wi, Zhanibek Meiirkhanuly, Daniel S. Andersen, Andrzej Białowiec, and David B. Parker

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Denitrifying Bioreactor Woodchip Recharge: Media Properties after Nine Years, Laura E. Christianson, Gary W. Feyereisen, Christopher Hay, Ulrike W. Tschirner, Keegan Kult, Niranga M. Wickramarathne, Natasha L. Hoover, and Michelle L. Soupir

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Cost Assessment of Five Different Maize Grain Handling Techniques to Reduce Postharvest Losses from Insect Contamination, Bernard Darfour and Kurt A. Rosentrater

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Changes on the intestinal bacterial community of white shrimp Penaeus vannamei fed with green seaweeds, Regina Elizondo-González, Eduardo Quiroz-Guzmán, Adina Howe, Fan Yang, Jared Flater, Maxence Gemin, Elena Palacios, and Alberto Peña-Rodríguez

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Laying Hens Biochar Diet Supplementation—Effect on Performance, Excreta N Content, NH3 and VOCs Emissions, Egg Traits and Egg Consumers Acceptance, Kajetan Kalus, Damian Konkol, Mariusz Korczynski, Jacek A. Koziel, and Sebastian Opalinski

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Lack of interactive effects between diet composition or acid addition with drying method on amino acid digestibility values in porcine ileal digesta, Brian Kerr, Shelby M. Curry, and Brett C. Ramirez

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Dietary composition and particle size effects on swine manure characteristics and gas emissions, Brian Kerr, Steven L. Trabue, Daniel S. Andersen, Mark Van Weelden, and Laura M. Pepple

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Improved detection of mcyA genes and their phylogenetic origins in harmful algal blooms, Jaejin Lee, Jinlyung Choi, Micah Fatka, Elizabeth D. Swanner, Kaoru Ikuma, Xuewei Liang, Tania Leung, and Adina Howe

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Effects of Farrowing Stall Layout and Number of Heat Lamps on Sow and Piglet Production Performance, Suzanne M. Leonard, Hongwei Xin, Tami M. Brown-Brandl, Brett C. Ramirez, Somak Dutta, and Gary A. Rohrer

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Life-Cycle Assessment (LCA) of Different Pretreatment and Product Separation Technologies for Butanol Bioprocessing from Oil Palm Frond, Nazira Mahmud and Kurt A. Rosentrater

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Techno-Economic Analysis (TEA) of Different Pretreatment and Product Separation Technologies for Cellulosic Butanol Production from Oil Palm Frond, Nazira Mahmud and Kurt A. Rosentrater

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Seasonal variations in export of antibiotic resistance genes and bacteria in runoff from an agricultural watershed in Iowa, Timothy P. Neher, Lanying Ma, Thomas B. Moorman, Adina Howe, and Michelle L. Soupir

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Comparative review of three approaches to biofuel production from energy crops as feedstock in a developing country, Amin Nikkhah, M. El Haj Assad, Kurt A. Rosentrater, Sami Ghnimi, and Sam Van Haute

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Ventilation performance and bioenergetics of dekalb white hens in a modern aviary system, Jofran L. Oliveira, Brett C. Ramirez, Hongwei Xin, Yu Wang, and Steven J. Hoff

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An Environmental and Economic Analysis of Flocculation Technology Applied to a Corn-Based Ethanol Plant, Maria C. T. B. Oliveira and Kurt A. Rosentrater

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Polymeric ionic liquid sorbent coatings in headspace solid-phase microextraction: A green sample preparation technique for the determination of pesticides in soil, Dina Orazbayeva, Jacek A. Koziel, María J. Trujillo-Rodríguez, Jared L. Anderson, and Bulat Kenessov

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Dynamics of corn dry matter content and grain quality after physiological maturity, Md Rasel Parvej, Charles R. Hurburgh, H. Mark Hanna, and Mark A. Licht

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A process‐based approach to attribution of historical streamflow decline in a data‐scarce and human‐dominated watershed, Gopal Penny, Veena Srinivasan, R. Apoorva, Kirubaharan Jeremiah, Joshua Peschel, Sierra Young, and Sally Thompson

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Modeling post-fumigation desorption of phosphine in bulk stored grain, Benjamin M. Plumier, Matthew W. Schramm, Yonglin Ren, and Dirk E. Maier

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Developing a Graphical User Interface (GUI) to Predict the Contamination of GM Corn in Non-GM Corn, Karthik Salish, Gretchen A. Mosher, and R. P. Kingsly Ambrose

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Waste to Energy: Solid Fuel Production from Biogas Plant Digestate and Sewage Sludge by Torrefaction-Process Kinetics, Fuel Properties, and Energy Balance, Kacper Świechowski, Martyna Hnat, Paweł Stępień, Sylwia Stegenta-Dąbrowska, Szymon Kugler, Jacek A. Koziel, and Andrzej Białowiec

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Low-Temperature Pyrolysis of Municipal Solid Waste Components and Refuse-Derived Fuel—Process Efficiency and Fuel Properties of Carbonized Solid Fuel, Kacper Swiechowski, Ewa Syguła, Jacek A. Koziel, Paweł Stepien, Szymon Kugler, Piotr Manczarski, and Andrzej Białowiec

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A Technoeconomic Platform for Early-Stage Process Design and Cost Estimation of Joint Fermentative‒Catalytic Bioprocessing, Mothi Bharath Viswanathan, D. Raj Raman, Kurt A. Rosentrater, and Brent H. Shanks

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The effect of dairy cattle housing systems on the concentrations and emissions of gaseous mixtures in barns determined by Fourier-transform infrared spectroscopy, Dorota Witkowska, Mariusz Korczyński, Jacek A. Koziel, Janina Sowińska, and Bartosz Chojnowski

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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Assessing plant performance in the Enviratron, Yin Bao, Scott Zarecor, Dylan Shah, Taylor Tuel, Darwin A. Campbell, Antony V. E. Chapman, David Imberti, Daniel Kiekhaefer, Henry Imberti, Thomas Lubberstedt, Yanhai Yin, Dan Nettleton, Carolyn J. Lawrence-Dill, Steven A. Whitham, Lie Tang, and Stephen H. Howell

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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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The Proof-of-the-Concept of Application of Pelletization for Mitigation of Volatile Organic Compounds Emissions from Carbonized Refuse-Derived Fuel, Andrzej Białowiec, Monika Micuda, Antoni Szumny, Jacek Łyczko, and Jacek A. Koziel

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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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Linkage disequilibrium mapping of high-throughput image-derived descriptors of plant architecture traits under field conditions, Matthew W. Breitzman, Yin Bao, Lie Tang, Patrick S. Schnable, and Maria G. Salas-Fernandez

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Developing and Testing Gluten-Free Spaghetti using Quinoa, Cindy Caratini and Kurt A. Rosentrater

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Sustainable intensification of agricultural drainage, Michael J. Castellano, Sotirios V. Archontoulis, Matthew J. Helmers, Hanna J. Poffenbarger, and Johan Six

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Mitigating Particulate Matter Generations in a Commercial Cage-free Henhouse, Lilong Chai, Hongwei Xin, Yu Wang, Jofran Oliveira, Kailao Wang, and Yang Zhao

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Techno-Economic Analysis of Extruding-Expelling of Soybeans to Produce Oil and Meal, Ming-Hsun Chen and Kurt A. Rosentrater

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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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Ethanol, W. J. Criddle, Jacek A. Koziel, J. (Hans) van Leeuwen, and William S. Jenks

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Segmentation of severe occupational incidents in agribusiness industries using latent class clustering, Fatemeh Davoudi Kakhki, Steven A. Freeman, and Gretchen A. Mosher

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Use of Logistic Regression to Identify Factors Influencing the Post-Incident State of Occupational Injuries in Agribusiness Operations, Fatemeh Davoudi Kakhki, Steven A. Freeman, and Gretchen A. Mosher

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Use of Neural Networks to Identify Safety Prevention Priorities in Agro-Manufacturing Operations within Commercial Grain Elevators, Fatemeh Davoudi Kakhki, Steven A. Freeman, and Gretchen A. Mosher

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Midwestern cropping system effects on drainage water quality and crop yields, Brian W. Dougherty, Carl H. Pederson, Antonio P. Mallarino, Daniel S. Andersen, Michelle L. Soupir, Ramesh S. Kanwar, and Matthew J. Helmers

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The Effect of Biochar Addition on the Biogas Production Kinetics from the Anaerobic Digestion of Brewers’ Spent Grain, Marta Dudek, Kacper Świechowski, Piotr Manczarski, Jacek A. Koziel, and Andrzej Białowiec

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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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Twin-screw Extrusion Processing of Plant-Based Blends Using Graded Levels of High Protein Fermented Soybean Meal (FSBM), Parisa Fallahi, Kurt A. Rosentrater, and K. Muthukumarappan

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ROPS Are Not Homemade, William E. Field, Roger Tormoehlen, Shawn Ehlers, Charlene Cheng, Allen Talbert, Gail Deboy, Don Haberlin, and Charles V. Schwab

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Automated crop plant detection based on the fusion of color and depth images for robotic weed control, Jingyao Gai, Lie Tang, and Brian L. Steward

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Characterization of an Air-to-Air Heat Exchanger for Manure Belt Drying Ventilation in an Aviary Laying Hen House, Y. S. M. Goselink and Brett C. Ramirez

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

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Robots, Motivation, and Academic Success, John R. Haughery, D. Raj Raman, Joanne K. Olson, and Steven A. Freeman

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Long-term impact of poultry manure on crop yield, soil and water quality, and crop revenue, Natasha L. Hoover, Ji Yeow Law, Leigh Ann M. Long, Rameshwar S. Kanwar, and Michelle L. Soupir

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Use of Air Infiltration in Swine Housing Ventilation System Design, Harishchandra T. Jadhav and Steven J. Hoff

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Use of Exploratory Factor Analysis to Identify Factors Influencing Safety Climate in Two Work Environments, Jon L.P. Judge, Gretchen A. Mosher, and Stephen Simpson

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Evaluating machine learning performance in predicting injury severity in agribusiness industries, Fatemeh Davoudi Kakhki, Steven A. Freeman, and Gretchen A. Mosher

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A Review of Biochar Properties and Their Utilization in Crop Agriculture and Livestock Production, Kajetan Kalus, Jacek A. Koziel, and Sebastian Opalinski

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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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Investigating effects of interaction of single tine and rotating tine mechanism with soil on weeding performance using simulated weeds, Safal Kshetri, Jafni J. Jiken, Brian L. Steward, Lie Tang, and Mehari Z. Tekeste

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Development and application of an image acquisition system for characterizing sow behaviors in farrowing stalls, Suzanne M. Leonard, Hongwei Xin, T. M. Brown-Brandl, and Brett C. Ramirez

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Characterizing the soil microbiome and quantifying antibiotic resistance gene dynamics in agricultural soil following swine CAFO manure application, Edward Lopatto, Jinlyung Choi, Alfredo Colina, Lanying Ma, Adina Howe, and Shannon Hinsa-Leasure

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Life-Cycle Assessment (LCA) of Different Pretreatment and Product Separation Technologies for Butanol Bioprocessing from Oil Palm Frond, Nazira Mahmud and Kurt A. Rosentrater

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Techno-economic Analysis (TEA) and Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) of a Low Temperature Closed-Cycle Grain Drying System, Mingjun Ma and Kurt A. Rosentrater

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Accelerated accumulation of retinal α-synuclein (pSer129) and tau, neuroinflammation, and autophagic dysregulation in a seeded mouse model of Parkinson's disease, Najiba Mammadova, Corey M. Summers, Robyn D. Kokemuller, Qing He, Shaowei Ding, Thierry Baron, Chenxu Yu, Rudy J. Valentine, Donald S. Sakaguchi, Anumantha G. Kanthasamy, Justin J. Greenlee, and M. Heather West Greenlee

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Using gprMax to Model Ground-Penetrating Radar (GPR) to Locate Corn Seed as an Attempt to Measure Planting Depth, Kenneth O. M. Mapoka, Stuart J. Birrell, Mehari Z. Tekeste, Brian L. Steward, and David J. Eisenmann

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Inundation Patterns of Farmed Pothole Depressions with Varying Subsurface Drainage, Alexander R. Martin, Amy L. Kaleita, and Michelle L. Soupir

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Seasonal and Intra-Event Nutrient Levels in Farmed Prairie Potholes of the Des Moines Lobe, Alexander R. Martin, Michelle L. Soupir, and Amy L. Kaleita

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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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Remote sensing of large reservoir in the drought years: Implications on surface water change and turbidity variability of Sobradinho reservoir (Northeast Brazil), Vitor S. Martins, Amy Kaleita, Claudio C.F. Barbosa, Alice C. Fassoni-Andrade, Felipe de Lucia Lobo, and Evlyn M.L.M. Novo

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Global validation of columnar water vapor derived from EOS MODIS-MAIAC algorithm against the ground-based AERONET observations, Vitor S. Martins, Alexei Lyapustin, Yujie Wang, David M. Giles, Alexander Smirnov, Ilya Slutsker, and Sergey Korkin

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Screening of Microbial Volatile Organic Compounds for Detection of Disease in Cattle: Development of Lab-scale Method, Devin L. Maurer, Christine K. Ellis, Tyler C. Thacker, Somchai Rice, Jacek A. Koziel, Pauline Nol, and Kurt C. VerCauteren

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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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Heat stress adaptations in pigs, Edith J. Mayorga, David Renaudeau, Brett C. Ramirez, Jason W. Ross, and Lance H. Baumgard

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The Proof-of-Concept of Biochar Floating Cover Influence on Water pH, Zhanibek Meiirkhanuly, Jacek A. Koziel, Andrzej Białowiec, Chumki Banik, and Robert C. Brown

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Regenerating Agricultural Landscapes with Perennial Groundcover for Intensive Crop Production, Kenneth J. Moore, Robert P. Anex, Amani E. Elobeid, Shuizhang Fei, Cornelia B. Flora, A. Susana Goggi, Keri L. Jacobs, Prashant Jha, Amy L. Kaleita, Douglas L. Karlen, David A. Laird, Andrew W. Lenssen, Thomas Lubberstedt, Marshall D. McDaniel, D. Raj Raman, and Sharon L. Weyers

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Valorization of Sewage Sludge via Gasification and Transportation of Compressed Syngas, Marek Mysior, Maciej Tomaszewski, Paweł Stepien, Jacek A. Koziel, and Andrzej Białowiec

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Maize root distributions strongly associated with water tables in Iowa, USA, Virginia A. Nichols, Raziel A. Ordonez, Emily E. Wright, Michael J. Castellano, Matt Liebman, Jerry L. Hatfield, Matt Helmers, and Sotirios V. Archontoulis

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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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The Development of the INFEWS-ER: A Virtual Resource Center for Transdisciplinary Graduate Student Training at the Nexus of Food, Energy, and Water, Luis F. Rodríguez, Anna-Maria Marshall, Dan Cotton, Richard Koelsch, Jacek A. Koziel, Deanne Meyer, Dan Steward, Jill Heemstra, Anand Padmanabahn, John Classen, Nathan J. Meyer, Benjamin L. Ruddell, Sean M. Ryan, Ximing Cai, Emad Habib, and Peter D. Saundry

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Nutrition at the Crossroads: Food at the Intersection of Environmental, Economic, and Social Sustainability, Kurt A. Rosentrater, Laetitia Palmade, and Elif Kongar

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Measuring Sub-Second Wind Velocity Changes for Agricultural Drift One Meter Above the Ground, Matthew W. Schramm, H. Mark Hanna, Matthew J. Darr, Steven J. Hoff, and Brian L. Steward

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Extraction Force Prediction for Male Entrapment Victims with Different Body Types Submerged below the Grain Surface, Charles V. Schwab, Lauren E. Schwab, and Pamela J. Schwab

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Pilot-Scale Assessment of a Novel Farrowing Creep Area Supplementary Heat Source, Benjamin C. Smith, Brett C. Ramirez, Steven J. Hoff, and Laura L. Greiner

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Design and validation of a mobile air filter testing laboratory for animal agricultural applications, Benjamin C. Smith, Brett C. Ramirez, Steven J. Hoff, Jay D. Harmon, and John P. Stinn

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Quantification of Site Layout and Filter Characteristics on Primary Filter Airflow Reduction on Commercial Swine Sites in Iowa, Benjamin Smith, Steven Hoff, Jay Harmon, Daniel Andersen, Jeffrey Zimmerman, and John Stinn

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Investigating the dispersal of antibiotic resistance associated genes from manure application to soil and drainage waters in simulated agricultural farmland systems, Schuyler D. Smith, Phillip Colgan, Fan Yang, Elizabeth L. Rieke, Michelle L. Soupir, Thomas B. Moorman, Heather K. Allen, and Adina Howe

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The Biotic and Abiotic Carbon Monoxide Formation During Aerobic Co-digestion of Dairy Cattle Manure With Green Waste and Sawdust, Sylwia Stegenta-Dąbrowska, Grzegorz Drabczyński, Karolina Sobieraj, Jacek A. Koziel, and Andrzej Białowiec

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Analysis of the Spatial and Temporal Distribution of Process Gases within Municipal Biowaste Compost, Sylwia Stegenta, Karolina Sobieraj, Grzegorz Pilarski, Jacek A. Koziel, and Andrzej Białowiec

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The Spatial and Temporal Distribution of Process Gases within the Biowaste Compost, Sylwia Stegenta, Karolina Sobieraj, Grzegorz Pilarski, Jacek A. Koziel, and Andrzej Białowiec

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Emission of volatile organic compounds from a carbonized refuse-derived fuel. Emisja lotnych związków organicznych z karbonizowanego paliwa z odpadów, Paweł Stępień, Chumki Banik, Jacek A. Koziel, and Andrzej Białowiec

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Waste to Carbon Energy Demand Model and Data Based on the TGA and DSC Analysis of Individual MSW Components, Paweł Stępień, Małgorzata Serowik, Jacek A. Koziel, and Andrzej Białowiec

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The use of agricultural robots in weed management and control, Brian L. Steward, Jingyao Gai, and Lie Tang

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Techno-economic analysis (TEA) and life cycle assessment (LCA) of maize storage for small and middle sized farmers, Rashid Suleiman and Kurt A. Rosentrater

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Physical and Thermal Properties of Chia, Kañiwa, Triticale, and Farro Seeds as a Function of Moisture Content, Rashid Suleiman, Kun Xie, and Kurt A. Rosentrater

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Fuel Properties of Torrefied Biomass from Pruning of Oxytree, Kacper Świechowski, Marek Liszewski, Przemysław Bąbelewski, Jacek A. Koziel, and Andrzej Białowiec

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Oxytree Pruned Biomass Torrefaction: Mathematical Models of the Influence of Temperature and Residence Time on Fuel Properties Improvement, Kacper Świechowski, Marek Liszewski, Przemysław Bąbelewski, Jacek A. Koziel, and Andrzej Białowiec

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Oxytree Pruned Biomass Torrefaction: Process Kinetics, Kacper Świechowski, Sylwia Stegenta-Dąbrowska, Marek Liszewski, Przemysław Bąbelewski, Jacek A. Koziel, and Andrzej Białowiec