619 Integrating Instrumentation, Modeling, and Remote Sensing (Posters)

Poster Session
A03 Agroclimatology & Agronomic Modeling
Tuesday, 7 October 2008: 4:00 PM-6:00 PM
George R. Brown Convention Center, Exhibit Hall E

Poster #245
Estimating Crop Canopy Coverage of Cotton Plants Within the FOV of an Infrared Thermometer Using a Two Band Photodiode Sensor.
Susan O'Shaughnessy, USDA-ARS; Steven Evett, USDA-ARS; Paul Colaizzi, USDA-ARS; Terry Howell, USDA-ARS; Prasanna Gowda, USDA-ARS
Poster #246
Modeling Surface Energy Fluxes Over Texas High Plains Using Two-Source Model.
Prasanna Gowda, Conservation and Production Research Laboratory, USDA-ARS; Terry Howell, USDA-ARS; Robert R. Gillies, Utah State University
Poster #247
Comparison of Algorithms for Incoming Atmospheric Long-wave Radiation.
Gerald Flerchinger, USDA-ARS; Wei Xiao, Institute of Geo. Sci. and Natural Resources,; Danny Marks, USDA - ARS; Thomas Sauer, USDA-ARS; Qiang Yu, Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Poster #248
Suitability of YieldTracker for Predicting Corn Yields in Western Kansas.
Patrick Coyne, Kansas State Univ.; Robert Aiken, Kansas State University; Stephan Maas, Texas Tech Univ.; Freddie Lamm, Kansas State Univ.
Poster #249
Soil CO2 Flux – Separating Substrate and Microclimate Effects in Managed and Native Ecosystems.
Thomas Sauer, USDA-ARS National Laboratory for Agriculture & the Environment; Giustino Tonon, University of Bologna; Heidi Asbjornsen, Iowa State University; Pietro Boldreghini, University of Bologna; Guillermo Hernandez, USDA-ARS, National Soil Tilth Laboratory
Poster #250
Simulations of Light Interception and Soil Water Dynamics in Row Crops: a Two Dimensional Approach.
Dennis Timlin, USDA-ARS; David Fleisher, USDA-ARS, Crop Systems and Global Change Lab.; Yang Yang, University of Maryland; Vangimalla Reddy, USDA-ARS, Crop Systems and Global Change Lab.
Poster #251
Estimating Tallgrass Prairie Fuel Loads for Prescribed Rangeland Burning Using Landsat Images.
Kristen Baum, Kansas State University; Jay Ham, Kansas State Univ.; Patrick Coyne, Kansas State Univ.; Clenton Owensby, Kansas State Univ.