Agricultural & Biological Engineering

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1985

PREDICTING THERMALLY INDUCED LOADS IN THIN-WALLED GRAIN BINS PART I: STATE-OF-THE-ART.

Manbeck, H. B. & Puri, V., Jan 1 1985, p. 264-271. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Bins
1990

Moisture content of wood particles during hot-pressing

Kamke, F. A. & Wolcott, M. P., Dec 1 1990, p. 262-263. 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Hot pressing
Wood
Moisture
Heat transfer
Vapor pressure
1995

Optical characteristics of multi-transverse mode two dimensional vertical cavity top surface emitting laser arrays

Catchmark, J. M., Rogers, L. E., Morgan, R. A., Asom, M. T., Guth, G. D. & Christodoulides, D. N., Jan 1 1995.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

laser arrays
Surface emitting lasers
Laser modes
surface emitting lasers
Polarization
1997

Emerging opportunities for low-grade hardwood in glue-laminated timbers

Janowiak, J. J., Dec 1 1997, p. 60-66. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

glulam
Glues
Hardwoods
Timber
hardwood

Hardwood glued-laminated timber bridges

Manbeck, H. B., Janowiak, J. J., Blankenhorn, P. R., Labosky, P. & Witmer, R. W., Jan 1 1997, p. 580-584. 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Hardwoods
Timber
Specifications
Laminating
Highway bridges
1998

Cure characterization of 4-4' diphenylmethane diisocyanate in a saturated steam environment

Harper, D. P., Wolcott, M. P. & Rials, T. G., Dec 1 1998. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Steam
Wood
Activation energy
Isocyanates
Polyurethanes

Understanding communication networks: a key to productivity and performance

Barsness, Z., Michael, J. H. & Glew, D., Dec 1 1998, p. 105-116. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Telecommunication networks
Productivity
Personnel
Electric network analysis
Wood
2000
Chemical compounds
Chemical sensors
Organic polymers
Flavors
Cluster analysis

Creep Behavior of Wood I-Joist and OSB Floor Systems

Wisniewski, B., Manbeck, H. B. & Janowiak, J. J., Dec 1 2000, p. 3601-3610. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Wood
Creep
Atmospheric humidity
Plywood
Lumber

Denitrification in a forested riparian buffer receiving nitrified wastewater effluent

Shannon, R. D., Flite, O. P., Schnabel, R. R. & Parizek, R. R., Dec 1 2000, p. 3267-3275. 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Denitrification
Effluents
Wastewater
Soils
Slurries

Energy and cost analysis of corn masa byproduct drying

Al-Mahasneh, M. A., Richard, T. L., Bern, C. J. & Trenkle, A. H., Dec 1 2000, p. 1355-1369. 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Byproducts
Drying
Costs
Land fill
Personnel
1 Citation (Scopus)

Environment and flock productivity in nine commercial broiler flocks during winter conditions

Fabian, E., Weiss, R. W. J., Smith, J. L. & Hulet, R. M., Dec 1 2000, p. 4937-4968. 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Ammonia
Productivity
Birds
Atmospheric humidity
Temperature

Extraction and amplification of fungal DNA from compost samples

Marshall, M. N. & VanderGheynst, J. S., Dec 1 2000, p. 1339-1343. 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Amplification
DNA
Electrophoresis
Gels

Integrated Design System of Agricultural Facilities: An overview

Lee, J. J., Kim, H. J., Yi, H. & Shin, I. S., Dec 1 2000, p. 993-1005. 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Planning
Information management
Visualization

Measurement of bulk mechanical properties of rootzone sand mixtures at two different moisture contents

Mittal, B., Puri, V. M. & Mancino, C. F., Dec 1 2000, p. 3719-3734. 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Moisture
Sand
Elastic moduli
Mechanical properties
Compaction

Measurement of growth and survival model parameters of listeria monocytogenes during ripening of camembert cheese

Radhakrishnan, S., Puri, V. M., Knabel, S. J. & Anantheswaran, R. C., Dec 1 2000, p. 871-889. 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Listeria
Cheeses
Pathogens

Meshless Method for the Diffusion Problem

Lee, J. J., Yi, H., Bae, Y. J. & Kim, H. J., Dec 1 2000, p. 1331-1345. 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Least squares approximations
Computational methods
Finite difference method
Finite element method
4 Citations (Scopus)

Real-World Hyperspectral Characteristics of Corn Plants Under Different Chlorophyll Levels

Tumbo, S. D., Wagner, D. G. & Heinemann, P. H., Dec 1 2000, p. 2657-2672. 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Chlorophyll
Infrared radiation
Mean square error
Nitrogen
Soils

Reliability of subjective odor quantification using the refined cloth swatch olfactometric technique

Wood, S. L., Wheeler, E. F. & Kephart, K. B., Dec 1 2000, p. 3843-3861. 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Odors
Wetlands
Wastewater
2001
1 Citation (Scopus)

Controlling thickness swell in oriented strand composites

Linville, J. D. & Wolcott, M. P., Dec 1 2001, p. 91-101. 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Swelling
Resins
Composite materials
Wood
Thickness control

Measured performance of a direct-contact heat recovery system installed at a commercial bakery

Henderson, H. I., Ciolkosz, D. E., Guerrero, P. S. & Levy, D. L., Jan 1 2001, p. 339-350. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Bakeries
Waste heat utilization
Boilers
Water
Economic analysis

Proceeding of the International Particleborad/Composites Materials Symposium: Preface

Tichy, R. J. & Wolcott, M. P., Jan 1 2001, p. xi.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Composite materials

Statistical methodology to characterize variability of wood composites

Bozo, A. M. & Wolcott, M. P., Dec 1 2001, p. 182-183. 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Wood
Composite materials
2003

Applications of pulsed UV-light processing for ISS and planetary outposts

Demirci, A. & Irudayaraj, J., Dec 1 2003.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Processing
Seed
Spoilage
Ultraviolet lamps
Clostridium
2004
3 Citations (Scopus)

Ammonia emission for US poultry houses: Laying hens

Liang, Y., Xin, H., Fabian, E., Gates, R. S., Li, H., Zajaczkowski, J. S., Topper, P., Casey, K. D. & Zajaczkowski, F. J., Dec 1 2004, p. 5299-5317. 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Poultry
Ammonia
Manures
Nutrition
Proteins
3 Citations (Scopus)

Comparison of direct vs. indirect ventilation rate determination for manure belt laying hen houses

Li, H., Xin, H., Liang, Y., Gates, R. S., Fabian, E. & Heber, A. J., Dec 1 2004, p. 6155-6166. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Manures
Ventilation
Fans
Poultry
Agriculture
1 Citation (Scopus)

Determination of compost respiration rates using pressure sensors

Sadaka, S. S., Richard, T. L., Loecke, T. D. & Liebman, M., Dec 1 2004, p. 7625-7638. 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Pressure sensors
Titration
Composting
Manures
Feedstocks

Effect of particle characteristics on segregation

Tang, P. & Puri, V. M., Dec 1 2004, p. 5791-5802. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Binary mixtures
Poultry
Particle size
Glass
Conveying

Evaluation of a rate-sensitive constitutive model with void space compressibility consideration for powder compaction

Mittal, B. & Puri, V., Dec 1 2004, p. 5773-5789. 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Constitutive models
Compressibility
Compaction
Powders
Pore pressure

Evaluation of uniformity of simultaneous powder deposition in multiple containers of different cross sections

Xie, X., Puri, V. & Grader, A. S., Dec 1 2004, p. 5803-5818. 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Containers
Powders

Farm and county scale scenarios for sustainable agriculture in Western Iowa

Van Ouwerkerk, E., Liebman, M., Richard, T. L., May, G., Gutierrez-Montes, I. & James, D., Dec 1 2004, p. 3901-3912. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Agriculture
Farms
Crops
Soils
Manures

Laboratory determination of compost modeling parameters

Ahn, H. K., Richard, T. L., Glanville, T. D., Harmon, J. D. & Reynolds, D. L., Dec 1 2004, p. 4913-4927. 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Moisture
Porosity
Air
Straw
Particle size
2 Citations (Scopus)

Long-term kinetics of corn stover bioconversion in an enzyme enhanced mixed culture fermentation

Ren, H., Richard, T. L., Moore, K. J. & Patrick, P., Dec 1 2004, p. 7968-7977. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Bioconversion
Enzyme kinetics
Clostridium
Organic acids
Lactic acid

Novel methods of cultivating Agaricus bisporus

Bechara, M. A., Heinemann, P., Walker, P. N., Romaine, C. P. & Heuser, C. W., Dec 1 2004, p. 7533-7544. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Sugar (sucrose)
Open systems
Nutrients
Contamination
Substrates
1 Citation (Scopus)

Optimization of windrow food waste composting to inactivate pathogenic microorganisms

Cekmecelioglu, D., Demirci, A., Graves, R. E. & Davitt, N. H., Dec 1 2004, p. 7545-7562. 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Composting
Microorganisms
Salmonella
Pathogens
Escherichia coli

Performance of single point monitors for measuring aerial ammonia and hydrogen sulfide

Liang, Y., Xin, H., Hoff, S. J. & Richard, T. L., Dec 1 2004, p. 5343-5356. 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Hydrogen sulfide
Ammonia
Antennas
Gases
Calibration
1 Citation (Scopus)

Predicting suitable days for field operations in a whole farm simulation

Rotz, C. A. & Harrigan, T. M., Dec 1 2004, p. 3843-3854. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Farms
Crops
Machinery
Soils
Beef
1 Citation (Scopus)

Virtual engineering based air quality sampling, emission, and optimization tools for swine production systems

Hynek, J. S., Bryden, K. M. & Richard, T. L., Dec 1 2004, p. 3927-3937. 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Air quality
Agriculture
Virtual reality
Sampling
Engineering technology
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
1 Citation (Scopus)

Ammonnia emissions from u.s. tom turkey grow out and brooder houses under cold weather mechanical ventilatio

Gay, S. W., Wheeler, E. F., Zajaczkowski, J. L. & Topper, P. A., Dec 1 2005.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Weather
Ammonia
Ventilation
ammonia
weather

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

Modeling of soil redistribution by sweeps

Liu, J. & Kushwaha, R. L., Dec 1 2005.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Soil
Soils
tillage
soil
Bins

Odor-reduction in swine wastewater constructed wetland

Wheeler, E. F., Topper, P. A., Graves, R. E. & Bruns, M. A., Dec 1 2005.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

constructed wetlands
Wetlands
Odors
Waste Water
wastewater
1 Citation (Scopus)

Optimization of medium and pH control profile in biofilm fermentation for nisin production

Pongtharangkul, T. & Demirci, A., Dec 1 2005.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Nisin
nisin
Biofilms
biofilm
Fermentation
1 Citation (Scopus)

Percolation segregation for broad particle size distribution

Jha, A. K. & Puri, V., Dec 1 2005.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

particle size distribution
Particle Size
Particle size analysis
Cell Separation
Binary mixtures

Polylactide toughening by poly(butylene adipate-co-terephthalate) and inorganic nanoparticles

Zhang, J., Jiang, L. & Wolcott, M. P., Dec 1 2005.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Toughening
Fillers
Impact strength
Nanoparticles
Failure modes

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