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Martin, C. R., Rousser, R. and Brabec, D. L. 1989. ROLL-2: Rapid Single Kernel Wheat Characterization.  ASAE Paper No. 89-6010. International Summer Meeting of ASAE in Quebec, CANADA, June 25-28, 1989 .


D. B. Bechtel, I. Zayas, L. Kaleikau, and Y. Pomeranz. 1989.  Size-Distribution of Wheat Starch Granules During Endosperm DevelopmentCereal Chem. 67(1):59-63.


Converse, H. H. and Eckhoff, S. R. 1989.  Corn Dust Emissions with Repeated Elevator Transfers After Selected Drying Treatments. Transactions of the ASAE 32(6):2103-2107.


Zayas, I. , Pomeranz, Y., and Lai, F.S. 1989.  Discrimination of Wheat and Nonwheat Components in Grain Samples by Image Analysis.  Cereal Chemistry 66(3): 233-237.

Dowell, F.E., Dorner, J.W., Cole, R.J., and Davidson Jr., J.I.  1989.  Aflatoxin levels in grade components of screened and unscreened peanuts.  Pages 26-28 in: 1988 Georgia Peanut Research - Extension Report (Technical Bulletin)


Dowell, F.E.  1989.  Dust control in peanut grading rooms.  Transactions of the ASAE 32(5):1775-1778.

Dowell, F.E.  1989.  Effective dust control systems for peanut grading rooms.  ASAE Paper No. 894077, 14 pp.

Casada , M.E. , and L.R. Walton. 1989. Thermal conductivity of baled burley tobacco. Transactions of the ASAE. 32(3):977-982.

Casada , M.E. , and L.R. Walton. 1989. New model for determining thermal diffusivity with the thermal probe.  Transactions of the ASAE. 32(3):973-976.

Dowell, F.E.  1989.  Automated peanut grading development using machine vision.  ASAE Paper No. 893006, 4 pp.




Wu, P.C., Eckhoff, S.R., Chung, D.S., and Converse, H.H. Breakage Susceptibility of Rewetted and Blended Corn Samples.1988. Transactions of ASAE 31(5):1581-1584.


Chang, C.S., Converse, H.H., and Steele, J.L. Trajectories of Grain Particles from Trough-Type Grain Spreader.ASAE Paper No. 88-6577 Dec. 1988 Winter Meeting of ASAE.


Chang, C.S., Converse, H.H., and Steele, J.L. Flow Rates of Grain Through Vertical Orifices.ASAE Paper No. 88-6574. Dec. 1988 Winter Meeting of ASAE.


Eckhoff, S.R., Wu, P.C., Chung, D.S., and Converse, H.H. Moisture Content and Temperature Effects on Wisconsin Breakage Tester Results. Trans. of the ASAE 31(4):1241-1246. 1988.


Eckhoff, S.R., Wu, P.C., Chung, D.S., and Converse, H.H. Magnitude and Sources of Error in Wisconsin Breakage Tester Results. Trans. of the ASAE 31(4):1247-1250. 1988.


Martin, C.R., Czuchajowska, Z., and Pomeranz, Y. The Effects of Wetting Corn and Broken Corn and Foreign on AquagramsCereal Chem. 65(5):431-432. 1988.


Pomeranz, Y., Martin, C.R., Rousser, R., Brabec, D., and Lai, F.S.  Wheat Hardness Determined by a Single Kernel Compression Instrument with Semi-automated Feeder.  Cereal Chem. 65(2):86-94. 1988.


Chang, C.S. and Converse, H.H.  Flow Rates of Wheat and Sorghum through Horizontal Orifices.  Trans. of ASAE 31(1):300-304. 1988.


Converse, H.H. and Eckhoff, S.R. Corn Dust Emissions with Repeated Elevator Transfers After Selected Drying Treatments.  For presentation at 1988 Mid-Central Region Meeting Program of the ASAE.


Chang, C.S. Measuring Density and Porosity of Grain Kernels Using a Gas Pycnometer.  Cereal Chem. 65(1):13-15. 1988.


Cole, R.J., Dorner, J.W., Kirksey, J.W., and Dowell, F.E.  1988.  Comparison of visual, enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay screening, and HPLC methods in detecting aflatoxin in farmers' stock peanut grade samples.  Peanut Science 15:61-63.



Dowell, F.E., Siemens, J.C., and Bode, L.E.  1987.  Cultivator speed and sweep spacing effects on herbicide incorporation.  ASAE Paper No. 871606, 24 pp.


Dowell, F.E., Siemens, J.C., Bode, L.E., and Wigger, W.D.  1987.  Herbicide incorporation analysis using computer vision.  ASAE Paper No. 871041, 10 pp.


Converse, H.H.  1987.  Grain Aeration Applications.  Paper No. MCR 87-119, The American Society of Agricultural Engineers. St. Joseph, MI 49085-9659.


Martin, C.R., Converse, H.H., Czuchajowska, Z., Lai, F.S., and Pomeranz, Y. 1987.  Breakage Susceptibility and Hardness of Corn Kernels of Various Sizes and Shapes.  Applied Engineering in Agriculture 3(1):104-113. >

Casada, M.E., L.R. Walton, L.D. Swetnam, and J.H. Casada.  1987.  Diffusion of moisture in burley tobacco bales during storage.  Transactions of the ASAE.  30(5):1531-1537. 


Martin, C.R., Czuchajowska, Z., and Pomeranz, Y.  Evaluation of Digitally Filtered Aquagram Signals of Wet and Dry Corn MixturesCereal Chem.  64(4):356-358. 1987.


Walton, L.R., and M.E. Casada. 1986. A new diffusion model for drying burley tobacco. Transactions of the ASAE. 29(1):271-275.


Lai, F.S., Zayas, I. , and Pomeranz, Y.  1986.  Comparison of Explosion Characteristics of Autolyzed Yeast Extract Measured in a 1.23 Liter Cylindrical Hartmann Bomb and a 190 Liter Spherical Bomb.   Cereal Chem. 63(2):168-172. 


Lai, F.S., Zayas, I. , and Pomeranz, Y. 1986.   Application of Pattern Recognition Techniques in the Analysis of Cereal Grains.  Cereal Chem.  63(2):168-172. 


Zayas, I. , Lai, F.S., and Pomeranz, Y.  1986.  Discrimination Between Wheat Classes and Varieties by Image Analysis.  Cereal Chem. 63(1):52-56.


Chang, C.S., Converse, H.H., and Lai, F.S.  1986.  Distribution of Fines and Bulk Density of Corn as Affected by Choke-Flow, Spout-Flow, and Drop-Height Trans. of ASAE 39(2):618-620. 


Lai, F.S. and Chen, Y.  1986.   Modeling and Simulation of a Continuous Fluidized-Bed DryerChemical Engineering Science Vol. 41, No. 9, 2419-240.


Chang, C.S.  1986. Thermal Conductivity of Wheat, Corn, and Grain Sorghum as Affected by Bulk Density and Moisture ContentTrans. of the ASAE 29(5):1447-1450. 


Pomeranz, Y., Hall, G.E., Czuchajowska, Z., and Lai, F.S.  1986.  Test Weight, Hardness and Breakage Susceptibility of Yellow Dent Corn HybridsCereal Chem. 63(4):349-351.


Chang, C.S., Martin, C.R., and Lai, F.S.  1986. Grain Velocity Measurement with Optical Sensors.Trans. of the ASAE 29(5):1451-1455.


Lai, F.S., Pomeranz, Y., and Robbins, G.S. 1986.  Effects on Barley and Malt of Oil Additives to Reduce Dust.Cereal Chem. 63(6):512-513.


Pomeranz, Y., Czuchajowka, Z., and Lai, F.S. 1986.  Comparison of Methods for Determination of Hardness and Breakage Susceptibility of Commercially Dried Corn.Cereal Chem. 63(1):39-43. 


Dowell, F.E., Solie, J.B., and Peeper, T.F.  1986.  No-till drill design for atrazine treated soils.  Transactions of the ASAE 29:1554-1561.



Martin, C.R., Aldis, D.F., and Lee, R.S. In Situ Measurement of Grain Dust Particle Size Distribution and Concentration1985.  Trans. of ASAE 28(4):1319-1327. 


Lookhart, G., Lai, F.S., and Pomeranz, Y. Variability in Gliadin Electrophoregrams and Hardness of Individual Wheat Kernels Selected from Foundation Seed on the Basis of Grain Morphology1985.  Cereal Chem. 62(3):185-190.


Zayas, I. , Pomeranz, Y., and Lai, F.S. Discrimination Between Arthur and Arkan Wheats by Image Analysis1985.  Cereal Chem. 62(6):478-480.


Chang, C.S., Martin, C.R., and Converse, H.H. Grain Flow Regulator for Dust Emission Control1985. Trans. of ASAE 28(6):2059-2062, 2065. 

Walton, L.R., M.E. Casada, J.H. Casada, W.H. Henson, Jr., and L.D. Swetnam. 1985.  Storage of burley tobacco in bales and bundles. Transactions of the ASAE. 28(4):1301-1304.

Casada , M.E., and L.R. Walton. 1985.  Tobacco moisture content determination by microwave heating. Transactions of the ASAE. 28(1):307-309.


Walton, L.R., M.E. Casada, W.H. Henson, Jr., J.H. Casada and L.D. Swetnam. 1984. Drying rates of intact burley tobacco plant components.  Transactions of the ASAE. 27(1):219-228.


Lai, F.S., Pomeranz, Y., Traylor, D., and Afework, S. Mathematical Treatment of Near-Infrared Reflectance Data for the Estimation of ProteinCereal Chem. 61(4):327-329. 1984.


Lai, F.S. and Garrett, D.W.  Study of Mechanisms of Grain Dust Explosion as Affected by Particle Size and Composition. Part 2. Characterization of Particle Size and Composition of Grain DustPowder Technology 39:263-278. 1984.


Pomeranz, Y., Martin, C.R., Traylor, D., and Lai, F.S.  Corn Hardness Determination1984. Cereal Chem. 61(2):147-150.


Pomeranz, Y. and Afework, S. The Effects of Kernel Size in Plump and Shrunken Kernels, and of Sprouting, on Kernel Hardness in Wheat*.   Journal of Cereal Science 2:119-126. 1984.


Lai, F.S., Aldis, D.F., Kameyama, Y., Sayama, H., Fan, L.T. Operability Study of a Grain Processing and Handling Facility1984. Trans. of ASAE 27(1):222-228.


Chang, C.S. and Martin, C.R. Bulk Density Characteristics of Grain Dust.1984. Trans. of ASAE 27(3):898-902.  


Chang, C.S., Converse, H.H., and Lai, F.S . Flow Rate of Corn Through Orifices as Affected by Moisture Content1984. Trans. of ASAE 27(5):1586-1589.

Armstrong, P.R. and Brusewitz, G.  1984.  Design and testing of a liquid desiccant dehumidifier. Transactions of the ASAE 27(1):169-172.



Chang, C.S., Shackelford, L.E., Martin, C.R., and Miller, B.S.  Bulk Properties of Corn as Affected by Multiple-Point Grain Spreaders. 1980.


Martin, C.R.  1981.  Characterization of Grain Dust PropertiesTransactions of the ASAE.  24(3):738-742.


Lai, F.S., Miller, B.S., and Martin, C.R.  Control of Grain Dust with a Water SprayCereal Foods World 27(3):105-107. 1982.


Lee, R.S., Aldis, D., Lai, F.S. Modeling of Pressure Effects of a Grain Dust Explosion.  1982.  Xerox as needed.


Lai, F.S. and Miller, B.S. 1982.  An Inexpensive Method for Treating Grain Dust to Prevent Fine Particles From Becoming Airborne During Handling.  Cereal Chemistry 59(5):444-445.

Walton, L.R., M.E. Casada, W.H. Henson, Jr., L.D. Swetnam, and J.H. Casada.  1982.  Diffusion of moisture from burley tobacco leaves during curing.  Transactions of the ASAE. 25(4):1099-1102.


Lai, F. S., Martin, C. R. and Miller, B. S. 1982.  Examining the Use of Additives to Control Grain Dust.  Final Report Submitted to Fire and Explosion Research Council, National Grain and Feed Association, Washington , D.C. 2005.


Chang, C.S., Converse, H.H., and Martin, C.R.  Bulk Properties of Grain as Affected by Self-Propelled Rotational Type Grain Spreaders1983.  Trans. of ASAE 26(5):1543-1550.


Chang, C.S., and Martin, C.R.  Rheological Properties of Grain Dust1983. Trans. of ASAE 26(4):1249-1256.

Casada , M.E. , L.R. Walton, J.H. Casada and L.D. Swetnam. 1983.  Moisture content as a Function of Temperature Rise Under Microwave Radiation  

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