Agricultural & Biological Engineering

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Agricultural safety education: Formative assessment of a curriculum integration strategy

Pate, M., Lawver, R. G., Smalley, S. W., Perry, D. K. & Stallones, L., Jan 1 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

agricultural health and safety
curriculum
Curricula
education
teachers

Computational modeling of continuum scale constitutive equations to improve biomass feedstock material handling and conveying systems

Yi, H., Puri, V., Lanning, C. J. & Dooley, J. H., Jan 1 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

materials handling
Materials handling
Conveying
feedstocks
Constitutive equations
animal housing
Manures
Ventilation
Computational fluid dynamics
Animals

Emergent properties of sustainability: Using agroecosystem indicators within spatial and temporal frameworks

Vazhnik, V., Parish, E. S., Dale, V. H., Kline, K. L. & Richard, T. L., Jan 1 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

agroecosystems
Farms
Sustainable development
social impact
Crops
Fermenters
distillers grains
Cellulase
fermenters
xylanases

Geospatial landscape analysis for livestock manure management in Western Pennsylvania

Saha, G., Cibin Raj, F., Elliott, H. A., Gall, H. E., Shortle, J. S. & Alber, D., Jan 1 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

animal manure management
Manures
Farms
Agriculture
animal manures

Inactivation of Salmonella Enteritidis on walnuts by pulsed UV treatment

Izmirlioglu, G. & Demirci, A., Jan 1 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Salmonella
walnuts
Salmonella Enteritidis
Ultraviolet radiation
ultraviolet radiation
1 Citation (Scopus)

Machinery maneuvering efficiency and perennial crops: Field shape complexity defines the efficiency

Griffel, L. M., Vazhnik, V., Hartley, D., Hansen, J. K. & Richard, T. L., Jan 1 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

field crops
Crops
Machinery
crops
planting

Occurrence and concentrations of pharmaceutical compounds in private wells in Central Pennsylvania

Kibuye, F. A., Elkin, K. R., Gall, H. E., Elliott, H. A., Watson, J. E. & Swistock, B., Jan 1 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Drug products
Groundwater
drugs
groundwater
Naproxen

The importance of intra-management practice variability in sediment and phosphorus loss from agricultural fields

Miller, M. D., Saporito, L. S., Buda, A. R., Gall, H. E., Veith, T. L., White, C. M., Williams, C. F., Brasier, K. J., Kleinman, P. J. A. & Watson, J. E., Jan 1 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Phosphorus
total solids
Sediments
Manures
injection
1 Citation (Scopus)

Vitamin K2 (Menaquinone-7) production by Bacillus subtilis natto by using a glucose-based medium in biofilm reactors

Mahdinia, E., Demirci, A. & Berenjian, A., Jan 1 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

natto
Vitamin K 2
Vitamins
menaquinones
Biofilms
2017
2 Citations (Scopus)

A performance comparison of RGB, NIR, and depth images in immature citrus detection using deep learning algorithms for yield prediction

Choi, D., Lee, W. S., Schueller, J. K., Ehsani, R., Roka, F. & Diamond, J., Jan 1 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

computer vision
Learning algorithms
Computer vision
Citrus
learning
3 Citations (Scopus)

A study of the influence of pruning strategy effect on vibrational harvesting of apples

Zhang, X., He, L., Majeed, Y., Karkee, M., Whiting, M. D. & Zhang, Q., Jan 1 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Fruits
pruning
apples
fruits
mechanical harvesting
2 Citations (Scopus)

Branch detection with apple trees trained in fruiting wall architecture using stereo vision and Regions-Convolutional Neural Network(R-CNN)

Zhang, J., He, L., Karkee, M., Zhang, Q., Zhang, X. & Gao, Z., Jan 1 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Stereo vision
neural networks
fruiting
apples
Neural networks

HEATING COMMERCIAL GREENHOUSES WITH SOLAR ENERGY.

White, J. W., Aldrich, R., Rotz, C. A., Tecza, J., Milburn, F. W. & Mueller, C. A., Jan 1 2017, p. 83-92. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Greenhouses
Solar energy
Heating
Heat storage
Waste heat utilization
environmental economics
Chesapeake Bay
Farms
socioeconomics
farms
4 Citations (Scopus)

Pharmaceuticals at Penn State's living filter: From wastewater to groundwater

Ayers, B., Elkin, K., Kibuye, F. & Gall, H. E., Jan 1 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

wastewater treatment
Wastewater treatment
Drug products
wastewater
Groundwater

Students' information processing in agricultural systems technology laboratories: Utilizing external representation while solving word problems

Pate, M., Johnson, D. M., Miller, B. E., Beard, F. R. & Long, J., Jan 1 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

students
Students
Pulleys
readability
qualitative analysis
2014

The challenges of incorporating urine and dung patches in process-based modelling of grazed agricultural systems

Snow, V. O., Eckard, R. J., Rotz, C. A., Johnson, I. R. & Hutchings, N. J., Jan 1 2014, p. 2233-2239. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Patch
Simulation Model
Cycling
Modeling
Nitrogen
2011

Field performance analysis of a tractor and a large square baler

Liu, J. & Kemmerer, B., Dec 1 2011.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Fuel consumption
2007
1 Citation (Scopus)

Bioremediation of biodiesel and biohydraulic oils by food waste composting

Malinska, K. A., White, E. D., Perez, J. M., Srebro, A. C. & Richard, T. L., Dec 1 2007.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

food waste
Composting
Bioremediation
bioremediation
biodiesel
aluminum oxide
Aluminum Oxide
Plastics
Alumina
plastics

Effects of moisture content and soil additions on physical properties and transport phenomena for compost windrow design

Srebro, A. C., Malinska, K. A., White, E. D., Perez, J. M. & Richard, T. L., Dec 1 2007.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

compost
composts
physical properties
moisture content
Moisture
5 Citations (Scopus)

Environmental and economic comparisons of manure application methods on dairy farms

Rotz, C. A., Kleinman, P. J. A., Dell, C. J., Schmidt, J. & Beegle, D. B., Nov 7 2007.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Manure
Dairies
Manures
application methods
dairy farming
8 Citations (Scopus)

Greenhouse gas emissions from dairy farms

Sedorovich, D. M., Rotz, C. A. & Richard, T. L., Nov 8 2007.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Dairies
greenhouse gas emissions
Gas emissions
Greenhouse gases
dairy farming

Infrared Heat Treatment for Inactivation of Staphylococcus aureus

Krishnamurthy, K., Jun, S. J., Irudayaraj, J. & Demirci, A., Nov 7 2007.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Staphylococcus aureus
inactivation
Milk
Hot Temperature
Heat treatment
2 Citations (Scopus)

Investigation of Staphylococcus aureus inactivation by pulsed UV-light and infrared heating using micro-spectrometry and transmission electron microscopy

Krishnamurthy, K., SooJin, J., Irudayaraj, J. & Demirci, A., Nov 7 2007.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Infrared heating
Ultraviolet Rays
Transmission Electron Microscopy
Ultraviolet radiation
Heating
2 Citations (Scopus)

Operator interface for tractor rollover mitigation system

Garvey, P. M., Murphy, D. J., Sommer, III, H. J. & Nichol, C. I., Nov 7 2007.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Data Display
tractors
Information Systems
Reaction Time
Color

Optimization of recombinant human lysozyme using Kluyveromyces lactis K7

Huang, E. L. & Demirci, A., Nov 7 2007.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Kluyveromyces
Kluyveromyces marxianus var. lactis
Muramidase
lysozyme
Enzymes

Percolation segregation of binary mixtures for varying intensity of motion conditions

Jha, A. K., Gill, J. S. & Puri, V., Nov 7 2007.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Binary mixtures
Strain rate
Potash
Cell Separation
shears

Production of coal-based fuels and value-added products: Processes using coal and coal liquids with petroleum refining solvents

Clifford, C. E., Griffith, J., Gül, Ö., Aksoy, P. G., Boehman, A., Miller, B. G., Mitchell, G. D., Song, C., Schobert, H. & Wilson, G., Jan 1 2007.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Petroleum refining
Coal
Petroleum
Coal Tar
Coal tar
2 Citations (Scopus)

Pulsed ultraviolet-light decontamination of small fruits

Bialka, K. L. & Demirci, A., Nov 7 2007.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Decontamination
decontamination
Ultraviolet Rays
Fruits
Ultraviolet radiation

Pulsed UV-light penetration characterization and the inactivation of Escherichia coli K12 in model systems

Bialka, K. L., Demirci, A., Walker, P. & Puri, V., Nov 7 2007.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Escherichia coli K12
Ultraviolet Rays
Escherichia coli
ultraviolet radiation
inactivation

Reduction of fouling during product processing through surface modification using food-grade coatings

Balasubramanian, S. & Puri, V., Nov 7 2007.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Pasteurization
Food processing
Food Handling
food grades
heat exchangers

Static space requirements for creep area as influenced by temperature and piglet resting behavior

Fabian, E., Bøe, K., Vasdal, G. & Flø, A., Nov 7 2007.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

infrared radiation
Approximation theory
Temperature control
piglets
Creep

Two alternative systems for Agaricus bisporus mushroom production on grain-based substrates

Bechara, M. A., Walker, P. N. & Heinemann, P. H., Nov 7 2007.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Agaricus
mushroom growing
Agaricus bisporus
Agaricales
mushrooms
8 Citations (Scopus)
flux chamber
gas emissions
Gas emissions
Manures
Fluxes
2006
1 Citation (Scopus)

Characterization of the SilSpin etch-back (breakthrough) process for nanolithography with CHF3 and O2 gas chemistry

Carrion, H., Rogosky, M., Nembhard, H. B., Joshi, S. B. & Catchmark, J. M., Dec 1 2006.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Nanolithography
Etching
Plasma density
Magnetic flux
Gases

Determination of thermal properties of compost bulking materials by using various methods

Ahn, H. K., Sauer, T. J., Richard, T. L. & Glanville, T. D., Dec 1 2006.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

thermal properties
composts
Soil
Hot Temperature
thermal diffusivity
3 Citations (Scopus)

Environmental impacts of emergency livestock mortality composting - leachate release and soil contamination

Glanville, T. D., Ahn, H. K., Richard, T. L., Harmon, J. D., Reynolds, D. L. & Akinc, S., Dec 1 2006.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Livestock
soil pollution
leachates
composting
environmental impact

Segregation model for percolation mechanism

Tang, P. & Puri, V., Dec 1 2006.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Glass
Binary mixtures
Abrasives
Linear regression
Mean square error

Uniformity evaluation of different filling methods for deposition of powders in containers

Roudsari, S. S. & Puri, V., Dec 1 2006.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Pressure distribution
Powders
Containers
containers
Aspect ratio
2005
3 Citations (Scopus)

Agaricus bisporus grain spawn substrate with S41 and S44 nutrient supplements

Bechara, M. A., Heinemann, P. H., Walker, P. N. & Romaine, C. P., Dec 1 2005.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Agaricus
Thiophanate
Agaricus bisporus
Agaricales
mushrooms

Exfoliated graphite nanofibers: Structure, adsorption, and electric double-layer capacitance

Lueking, A., Rajagopalan, R., Pan, L., Clifford, C. E. & Narayanan, D., Jan 1 2005. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Nanofibers
Graphite
Capacitance
Adsorption
Heat treatment

IDG-FEM models for survival and growth of L. monocytogenes in Camembert cheese

Liu, S. & Puri, V., Dec 1 2005.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Camembert cheese
Cheeses
Cheese
Listeria monocytogenes
Finite element method
1 Citation (Scopus)

Lateral stability considerations for composite wood i-joists

Burow, J. R., Manbeck, H. B. & Janowiak, J. J., Dec 1 2005.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Wood
Composite materials
Buckling
R Factors
Geometry

Modeling of compost temperature and inactivation of salmonella and E. coli 0157:H7 during windrow food

Cekmecelioglu, D., Heinemann, P. H., Demirci, A. & Graves, R. E., Dec 1 2005.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Salmonella
Escherichia coli
composts
inactivation
Soil

Odor-reduction in swine wastewater constructed wetland

Fabian, E., Topper, P. A., Graves, R. E. & Bruns, M. V., Dec 1 2005.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

constructed wetlands
Wetlands
Odors
Waste Water
wastewater

Poop to plastic: Commercial production of polyhydroxyalkanoates in municipal and industrial wastewater treatment

Loge, F. J., Coats, E. R., Wolcott, M. P. & McDonald, A., Dec 1 2005. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Wastewater treatment
Plastics
Wastewater
Feedstocks
Thermoplastics

Uniformity of simultaneous powder deposition in three parallel-oriented cylindrical containers

Xie, X. & Puri, V., Dec 1 2005.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Shoes
Powders
Containers
containers
powders