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EDUCATION, OUTREACH, & PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Using Wii Technology and Experiential Learning to Teach Newtonian Mechanics to Rural Middle School Students    
Citation:  Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2): 387-395. (doi: 10.13031/trans.59.11349) @2016
Authors:   Joseph S. Dvorak, Tanya C. Franke-Dvorak, Shane Neel
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INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY, SENSORS, & CONTROL SYSTEMS

Applications of Near-Infrared Systems for Quality Evaluation of Fruits: A Review    
Citation:  Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2): 399-419. (doi: 10.13031/trans.59.10655) @2016
Authors:   Lijuan Xie, Aichen Wang, Huirong Xu, Xiaping Fu, Yibin Ying
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A Portable Impedance Biosensing System for Rapid Detection of Avian Influenza Virus    
Citation:  Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2): 421-428. (doi: 10.13031/trans.59.11129) @2016
Authors:   Zach Callaway, Yixiang Wang, Benhua Zhang, Tiemin Zhang, Thomas A. Costello, Michael F. Slavik, Yanbin Li
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Microwave Sensing of Moisture Content and Bulk Density in Flowing Grain and Seed    
Citation:  Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2): 429-433. (doi: 10.13031/trans.59.11377) @2016
Authors:   Stuart O. Nelson, Samir Trabelsi, Micah A. Lewis
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NIR Reflectance and MIR Attenuated Total Reflectance Spectroscopy for Characterizing Algal Biomass Composition    
Citation:  Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2): 435-442. (doi: 10.13031/trans.59.11396) @2016
Authors:   Yufeng Ge, J. Alex Thomasson
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MACHINERY SYSTEMS

Development of a Plow Tillage Cycle for an Agricultural Tractor    
Citation:  Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2): 445-454. (doi: 10.13031/trans.59.11208) @2016
Authors:   Dae-Hyun Lee, Chang-Hyun Choi, Sun-Ok Chung, Yong-Joo Kim, Kyeong-Hwan Lee, Beom-Soo Shin
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Evaluating Soil Tillage Practices Using X-Ray Computed Tomography and Conventional Laboratory Methods    
Citation:  Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2): 455-463. (doi: 10.13031/trans.59.11308) @2016
Authors:   Maria Ambert-Sanchez, Steven K. Mickelson, Syed I. Ahmed, Joseph N. Gray, David F. Webber
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Quality Evaluation of “Tardivo di Ciaculli” Mandarins in Post-Harvest Processing on an Industrial Scale Using a Portable Vis/NIR Device    
Citation:  Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2): 465-473. (doi: 10.13031/trans.59.11328) @2016
Authors:   Mariangela Vallone, Filippa Bono, Maria Alleri, Ettore Barone, Pietro Catania
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Kinematic Analysis of Rotary Transplanting Mechanism for Wide-Narrow Row Pot Seedlings    
Citation:  Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2): 475-485. (doi: 10.13031/trans.59.11371) @2016
Authors:   Liang Sun, Shimin Mao, Yun Zhao, Xiaolong Liu, Guofeng Zhang, Xiaoqiang Du
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Initial Laboratory Measurements of the Evaporation Rate of Droplets inside a Spray Cloud    
Citation:  Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2): 487-493. (doi: 10.13031/trans.59.11543) @2016
Authors:   Milton E. Teske, Harold W. Thistle, Christopher M. Riley, Andrew J. Hewitt
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NATURAL RESOURCES & ENVIRONMENTAL SYSTEMS

Post-Model Validation of a Deterministic Watershed Model Using Monitoring Data    
Citation:  Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2): 497-508. (doi: 10.13031/trans.59.11202) @2016
Authors:   James A. McCarty, Brian E. Haggard, Marty D. Matlock, Naresh Pai, Dharmendra Saraswat
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A Quantitative Physiognomic Analysis of Contemporary Farm Buildings to Improve Awareness in Rural Planning    
Citation:  Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2): 509-519. (doi: 10.13031/trans.59.11322) @2016
Authors:   Elisabetta Maino, Stefano Benni, Daniele Torreggiani, Alberto Barbaresi, Patrizia Tassinari
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Effect on Hydraulic Performance of Low-Pressure Sprinkler by an Intermittent Water Dispersion Device    
Citation:  Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2): 521-532. (doi: 10.13031/trans.59.11412) @2016
Authors:   Hong Li, Yue Jiang, Min Xu, Yiming Li, Chao Chen
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International Watershed Technology: Improving Water Quality and the Environment   Public Access    
Citation:  Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2): 535-536. (doi: 10.13031/trans.59.11735) @2016
Authors:   Ernest W. Tollner, Kyle R. Douglas-Mankin
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An Assessment of MitAgator: A Farm-Scale Tool to Estimate and Manage the Loss of Contaminants from Land to Water    
Citation:  Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2): 537-543. (doi: 10.13031/trans.59.11192) @2016
Authors:   Richard W. McDowell, Gina M. Lucci, Greg Peyroux, Harry Yoswara, Matt Brown, Ian Kalmakoff, Neil Cox, Paul Smale, David Wheeler, Natalie Watkins, Chris Smith, Ross Monaghan, Richard Muirhead, Warwick Catto, Jim Risk
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Flow Stratification of River Water Quality Data to Elucidate Nutrient Transfer Pathways in Mesoscale Catchments    
Citation:  Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2): 545-551. (doi: 10.13031/trans.59.11145) @2016
Authors:   Simon J. R. Woodward, Roland Stenger, Reece B Hill
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Ecosystem Evapotranspiration: Challenges in Measurements, Estimates, and Modeling   Public Access    
Citation:  Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2): 555-560. (doi: 10.13031/trans.59.11808) @2016
Authors:   Devendra M. Amatya, Suat Irmak, Prasanna Gowda, Ge Sun, Jami E. Nettles, Kyle R. Douglas-Mankin
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The Variability of ASCE Standardized Reference Evapotranspiration: A Rigorous, CONUS-Wide Decomposition and Attribution    
Citation:  Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2): 561-576. (doi: 10.13031/trans.59.10975) @2016
Authors:   Michael T. Hobbins
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Evapotranspiration and Soil Moisture Dynamics in a Temperate Grassland Ecosystem in Inner Mongolia, China    
Citation:  Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2): 577-590. (doi: 10.13031/trans.59.11099) @2016
Authors:   Lu Hao, Ge Sun, Yongqiang Liu, Guangsheng Zhou, Jinhong Wan, Libo Zhang, Jianlong Niu, Yihui Sang, Junjie He
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Partitioning Evaporation and Transpiration in a Maize Field Using Heat-Pulse Sensors for Evaporation Measurement    
Citation:  Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2): 591-599. (doi: 10.13031/trans.59.11059) @2016
Authors:   Xinhua Xiao, Tom J. Sauer, Jeremy W. Singer, Robert Horton, Tusheng Ren, Josh L. Heitman
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Canopy Rainfall Interception Measured over Ten Years in a Coastal Plain Loblolly Pine (Pinus taeda L.) Plantation    
Citation:  Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2): 601-610. (doi: 10.13031/trans.59.11101) @2016
Authors:   Michael J. Gavazzi, Ge Sun, Steven G. McNulty, Emrys A. Treasure, Maxwell G. Wightman
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Calibration and Validation of the SWAT Model for Predicting Daily ET over Irrigated Crops in the Texas High Plains Using Lysimetric Data    
Citation:  Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2): 611-622. (doi: 10.13031/trans.59.10926) @2016
Authors:   Gary W. Marek, Prasanna H. Gowda, Steven R. Evett, R. Louis Baumhardt, David K. Brauer, Terry A. Howell, Thomas H. Marek, Raghavan Srinivasan
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Simulating Maize Production, Water and Surface Energy Balance, Canopy Temperature, and Water Stress under Full and Deficit Irrigation    
Citation:  Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2): 623-633. (doi: 10.13031/trans.59.11067) @2016
Authors:   Zhiming Qi, Liwang Ma, Walter C. Bausch, Thomas J. Trout, Lajpat R. Ahuja, Gerald N. Flerchinger, Quanxiao Fang
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Evapotranspiration and Land Surface Process Responses to Afforestation in Western Taiwan: A Comparison between Dry and Wet Weather Conditions    
Citation:  Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2): 635-646. (doi: 10.13031/trans.59.11110) @2016
Authors:   Yongqiang Liu, Libo Zhang, Lu Hao, Ge Sun, Shaw Cheng Liu
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Long-Term Potential and Actual Evapotranspiration of Two Different Forests on the Atlantic Coastal Plain    
Citation:  Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2): 647-660. (doi: 10.13031/trans.59.11141) @2016
Authors:   Devendra M. Amatya, Shiying Tian, Zhaohua Dai, Ge Sun
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The Three-Temperature Model to Estimate Evapotranspiration and its Partitioning at Multiple Scales: A Review (Content Removed)   Contact Us For Purchase    
Citation:  Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2): 661-670. (doi: 10.13031/trans.59.11087) @2016
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PLANT, ANIMAL, & FACILITY SYSTEMS

Characterizing Feedlot Heifer Response to Environmental Temperature    
Citation:  Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2): 673-680. (doi: 10.13031/trans.59.10855) @2016
Authors:   Tami M. Brown-Brandl, David D. Jones
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The National Air Emissions Monitoring Study’s Southeast Layer Site: Part V. Hydrogen Sulfide and Volatile Organic Compounds    
Citation:  Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2): 681-693. (doi: 10.13031/trans.59.11150) @2016
Authors:   Kaiying Wang, Qianfeng Li, Lingjuan Wang-Li, Erin Cortus, Bill W. Bogan, Ilker Kilic, Wei-Zhen Liang, Chang-He Xiao, Li-Long Chai, Ji-Qin Ni, Albert J. Heber
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Effects of Large-Scale Manure Treatment Processes on Pathogen Reduction, Protein Distributions, and Nutrient Concentrations    
Citation:  Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2): 695-702. (doi: 10.13031/trans.59.11227) @2016
Authors:   Zong Liu, Mahmoud Sharara, Sundaram Gunasekaran, Troy M. Runge
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Development and Characterization of a Continuous Tympanic Temperature Logging (CTTL) Probe for Bovine Animals    
Citation:  Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2): 703-714. (doi: 10.13031/trans.59.11367) @2016
Authors:   Jacob J. Mayer, Jeremiah D. Davis, Joseph L. Purswell, Emile J. Koury, Nicolas H. Younan, Jamie E. Larson, Tami M. Brown-Brandl
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PROCESSING SYSTEMS

Torrefaction of Raw and Blended Corn Stover, Switchgrass, and Prairie Grass    
Citation:  Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2): 717-726. (doi: 10.13031/trans.59.10739) @2016
Authors:   Lin Wei, Yang Gao, Wangda Qu, Xianhui Zhao, Shouyun Cheng
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Selective Oxidation of Lignin into Aromatic Aldehydes Using Niobium Oxalate    
Citation:  Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2): 727-735. (doi: 10.13031/trans.59.10908) @2016
Authors:   Lalitendu Das, Praveen Kolar, Jason Osborne, Ratna Sharma-Shivappa, John Classen
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Kinetics and Mechanism of Delignification of Switchgrass During Niobium Oxide Pretreatment    
Citation:  Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2): 737-743. (doi: 10.13031/trans.59.11378) @2016
Authors:   Yane O. Ansanay, Praveen Kolar, Ratna R. Sharma-Shivappa, Jay J. Cheng
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Optimal Harvest Timing for Maximizing Grain Yield and Whole Kernel Ratio of Short-Grain Rice    
Citation:  Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2): 745-750. (doi: 10.13031/trans.59.11424) @2016
Authors:   Hyo-Jai Lee, Hoon Kim, Oui-Woung Kim
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Parameter Selection for Raman Spectroscopy-Based Detection of Chemical Contaminants in Food Powders    
Citation:  Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2): 751-763. (doi: 10.13031/trans.59.11476) @2016
Authors:   Sagar Dhakal, Kuanglin Chao, Jianwei Qin, Moon S. Kim, Walter Schmidt, Diane E. Chan
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