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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Robert L Fireovid
NRS&S
General Physical Science

Phone: (301) 504-4774
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5601 SUNNYSIDE AVENUE
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Team Projects (Appropriated | All) 365 projects listed

Evaluation of Perennial Herbaceous Biomass Crops in North Dakota for Production of Ethanol and Other Value-Added Products
From Barley to Biomass - the Development of a Regional Multi-Feedstock Biorefinery
Conducting Digestibility Trials with Lambs to Evaluate Forages
Expanding the Use of Fats and Oils As Replacements for Fossil-Derived Fuels, Lubricants, and Polymers
Determine the Optimal Concentration and Chemical Properties of Tannins for Protecting Forage Proteins
Xylo-Oligosaccharides and Ethanol from Miscanthus: Sustainable Production of Biofuels
Hyperspectral and Multispectral Image Analyses of Potatoes under Different Nutrient Management with Center Pivot Irrigation
Mechanistic Modeling of Multispecies Pasture Growth and Management
Biorefining Processes
Integrated Pasture-Crop Rotation
Postharvest Quality and Processing of Sugarcane and Sweet Sorghum for Sugar and Ethanol Production
Improvement of Consolidated Bioprocessing of Cellulosic Biomass Using Genomic, Proteomic, and Synthetic Approaches
Production, Stabilization and Formulation of Microbial Agents and Their Natural Products
Breeding High Yielding Basmati Rice with Low Phytic Acid for Increasing Bioavailability of Iron and Zinc
Sustainable Egg Supply in Alternative Housing Systems for Laying Hens
Accelerated Development of Commercial Hydrotreated Renewable Jet (Hrj) Fuel from Redesigned Oil Seed Feedstock Supply Chains
Characterization of Potential Feedstocks of Hawaii Island and Development of Effective Technology for a "zero-Waste" Biofuels Approach
Soil and Water Management to Improve Carbon Sequestration and Mitigate Trace Gas Emissions
Headquarters Cooperative Programs - Natural Resources and Sustainable Agricultural Systems (Nr&saa)
Mitigating Insect Herbivory of Warm-Season Bioenergy Grasses – Getting Ahead of the Curve
Transfer of ARS Nirs Calibrations for Switchgrass Biomass Composition for Bioenergy to Research Laboratories and Bioenergy Industries
Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Nitrate Losses from Organic Soils in Dairy Farming Systems in Northern Germany
Grazingland Conservation Assessment
Mitigating Insect Herbivory of Warm-Season Bioenergy Grasses – Getting Ahead of the Curve
Sustainable Production and Distribution of Bioenergy for the Central Usa
Sustainable Production and Distribution of Bioenergy for the Central Usa
Physiology of Nitrogen Uptake and Optimal Partitioning in Potato Plants
Collaboratve Research: Molecular Biology of Diphospho and Triphospho-Inositol Phosphates in Plants
Landscape-Based Crop Management for Food, Feed, and Bioenergy
Sustainable Production and Distribution of Bioenergy for the Central Usa
Establishment of Interseeded Forage Legumes in Silage Corn
Regional Distribution and Abundance of Biofuel and Forage Species
Solid Waste Management for Bioenergy Production
Impact of Conservation Practices on Nutrient Transport and Fate in Pasture Systems
Development and Evaluation of Improved Peanut Cultivars
Conservation Effects Assessment Project Croplands Watersheds Studies - Upper Mississippi River Basin/great Lakes Watersheds (2012)
Assisting Organic Dairy Producers to Meet the Demands of New and Emerging Milk Markets
Improving Production, Resilience, and Biodiversity of Perennial Grass Mixtures and Monocultures As Biofuel Feedstocks
Biological Control of White Grubs Infesting Turf by the Application of Metarhizium Anisopliae
Biological Control of White Grubs Infesting Turf by the Application of Metarhizium Anisopliae
Improving Water Quality in Agricultural Watersheds Underlain by Claypan and Restrictive Layer Soils
Enhancing Environmental Quality and Ecosystem Services in Southeastern U.S. Coastal Plain Agricultural Watersheds
Enhancing Water Conservation and Crop Productivity in Irrigated Agriculture
Technologies for Managing Water and Sediment Movement in Agricultural Watersheds
Nanoscale Interactions Between Engineered Nanomaterials and Biochar
Preserving Water Quality and Availability for Agriculture in the Lower Mississippi River Basin
Selective Dehydration of Multifunctional Substrates
Analysis of Farmer Willingness to Produce Oilseeds for Biofuel in the Western U.S.
Automated Measurements of Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Soils with Radar-Based Estimates of Soil Moisture in Agriculture & Forest Ecosystems
Support of the Revised Universal Soil Loss Equation, Version 2 (Rusle2)
Data Base Development for North Appalachian Experimental Watershed (Naew) Data
Evaluation of Activated Carbons from Animal Manure and Plant Residuals for Adsorption of Gaseous Ammonia
Evaluating Perennial Grass Cultivars for Their Use As Biomass Energy Crops in Missouri
Evaluating Perennial Grass Cultivars for Their Use As Biomass Energy Crops in South Dakota
Croplands Watersheds Studies - Chesapeake Bay/atlantic Coastal Plain Watersheds (2012)
Grazing Lands Ceap
Testing of Targeting Tools in Goodwater Creek Experimental Watershed, Missouri
Deciphering the Genetic and Molecular Underpinnings of Carbohydrate Degrading Systems in Ruminal Bacteria
Accelerated Development of Commercial Hydrotreated Renewable Jet Fuel from Redesigned Oil Seed Feedstock Supply Chains
Quantifying the Spatial Location of Small-Scale Land Management Changes in Large Watersheds Using Hydrological Modeling
Influence of Cultural Practices on Vegetable Production
More Efficient Science Calculation of the Revised Universal Soil Loss Equation, Version 2 (Rusle2)
Mechanical, Thermal, and Storage Characteristics of Biomass
Integrated Crop, Soil, and Water Management Systems for Sustainable Production of Sugarcane for Bioenergy Feedstock
Geospatial Technology Research for Characterization of Watershed Processes at Multiple Scales
Nanostructured Enzyme Assemblies for Lignocellulosic Biomass Breakdown for Bioproduct and Bioenergy Applications
Expanding Opportunities for Commercialization of Agrisoma Elite Carinata Lines
Expanding the Breeder's Toolbox for Perennial Grasses
Greenhouse Gas Life Cycle Analysis of Biochar Effects on Marginal Land Conversion to Switchgrass Production
Geospatial Information Research for Improved Watershed Management Practice Assessments in the Usa and China
Improving Pomegranate Fertigation and Nitrogen Use Efficiency with Drip Irrigation Systems
Improving Bioenergy and Forage Plants and Production Systems for the Central U.S.
Redesigning Forage Genetics, Management, and Harvesting for Efficiency, Profit, and Sustainability in Dairy and Bioenergy Production Systems
Sustaining Southern Plains Landscapes Through Plant Genetics and Sound Forage-Livestock Production Systems
Determination of Post Fumigation Recovery of Soil Microbial Communities over Time
Detection and Quantification of Pathogenic Pythium Species in Calla Lilly Soils
Genetic Enhancement and Management of Warm-Season Species for Forage, Turf and Renewable Energy
Multifunctional Farms and Landscapes to Enhance Ecosystem Services
Advancement of Erosion Modeling and Precision Conservation Planning to Target Ephemeral Gully Control in the Lower South Fork Watershed
Conservation Effects Assessment Project Croplands Watersheds Studies - Gulf Coast & Western Watersheds (2012)
Land Management Data Within Goodwin Creek Watershed
Improved Understanding of Erosion Processes and Evaluation of Conservation Practices in Agricultural Watersheds
Ecohydrology of Highly Erodible Landscapes with Seasonal Water Availability
Resource Assessment Framework for Dependable Feedstock Supply to Produce Advance Biofuels in Hawaii and Western United States (2013)
Improve Fumigation Efficiency for Almond Orchard Replanting
Analysis of the Biochemical Pathway and Genetics of Seed Phytate in Barley
Characterization of the Resistance to Erosion of Austrian Streambank Soils
Genomic and Genetic Analysis of Crop Adaptation to Soil Abiotic Stresses
Laboratory and Field Measurement of Bed Load Using Self-Generated-Noise (Sgn)
Improvement of Wheat Quality Through Molecular Genetics
Analysis of Phytochemical Metabolism in Oat and Barley
Social Network Analysis of Hydrotreated Renewable Jet Fuel Value Chains
Memorandum of Understanding Between Department of Energy and United States Department of Agriculture
Development of Environmentally Friendly and Economically Feasible Engineering Processes for High-Value Biobased Products
Expanding Opportunities for Oilseed Production in Low Rainfall Areas of Columbia Plateau
Evaluating & Predicting H2o Consumption by Irrigated Agriculture in Israel & Us: Inverse Biophysical Modeling Utilizing Spaceborne Imagery
Molecular Analysis of Proteins Involved in Wheat Flour Quality and Allergenic Potential in Response to Environmental and Nutritional Stress
Genetic Control of Flowering in Switchgrass
Assessing Rill and Gully Development and Evolution Processes Across Landscape Scales
Oilseed to Jet-Fuel Economics, Outreach, and Extension
Management Strategies to Sustainably Intensify Northern Great Plains Agroecosystems
Conservation Effects Assessment Project (Ceap) 2013 - agricultural Research Service Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies (On Croplands)
Conservation Effects Assessment Project (Ceap) 2013 - Agricultural Research Service Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies (On Croplands)
Pastureland Conservation Effects Assessment Project
Enhancing Sustainability of Irrigated Specialty Crops and Biofuel Feedstock Production
Cultural Practices and Cropping Systems for Economically Viable and Environmentally Sound Oilseed Production in Dryland of Columbia Plateau
Cultural Practices and Cropping Systems for Economically Viable and Environmentally Sound Oilseed Production in Dryland of Columbia Plateau
Multi-Objective Optimization of a Profitable and Environmentally Sustainable Agriculture to Produce Food and Fiber in a Changing Climate
Conservation Effects Assessment Project (Ceap) 2013 - Agricultural Research Service Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies (On Croplands)
Computer Programming and Support, Database Development, Training of NRCS Personnel
Additional Rusle2 Technology Development and Calibration
Environmental Impact Assessment of Methyl Bromide Alternative Chemicals
Monitoring Chloropicrin and 1,3-Dichloropropene Emissions from Drip Applications under Totally Impermeable Film
The Evaluation of Novel Hybrid Bluegrass in Northwest Oklahoma As Low-Input Turf
Production of Schizophyllan from Corn Fiber
Sediment Source and Load Estimation of the Goat Canyon Watershed, Tijuana, Mexico
Development of Environmentally Friendly and Economically Feasible Engineering Processes for High-Value Biobased Products -Cfda 10.310
Pastureland Conservation Effects Assessment Project
Enhancing the Competitiveness of U.S. Peanuts and Peanut-Based Cropping Systems
Dissecting the Genetic, Molecular and Physiological Basis of Aluminum Tolerance in Rice: Implications for Cereal Improvement
Forage Yield and Persistence of Summer Dormant Tall Fescue
Evaluation of the Cropgro-Cotton Model for Arizona Cotton Production Systems
Application of Low-Resolution Pulsed Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy for the Measurement of Oil Content in Whole Seed and Meal
Imaging and Analysis of Canola Root System Architecture to Identify Root Traits Underlying Adaptation to Drought and Nutrient Poor Soils
Technologies for Managing Water and Sediment Movement in Agricultural Watersheds
Identification, Fractionation, and Isolation of Sorghum Oil and Valuable Functional Lipids Before Or after Fermentation of Grain Sorghum
Spatial Analysis of Greenhouse Gas Emission of Bioenergy Cropping Systems from Farm to National Scale
Sediment Load Estimation of the Tijuana River Watershed under Existing and Future Scenarios for Best Management Practice Implementation
Developing Soil Fumigation with Reduced Application Rate in Low Permeability Tarp Mulched Raised-Bed System
Support of the Revised Universal Soil Loss Equation, Version 2 (Rusle2)-2014 A
Support of the Revised Universal Soil Loss Equation, Version 2 (Rusle2)-2014 B
Incorporating Environmental Sensing and Plant Growth Monitoring to Improve Yield
Geographical Information System Database for Conservation Effects Assessment in the Upper Suwannee River Basin
Liquid and Solid Phase Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Investigation of Bioenergy Feedstock and Value-Added Products
Sustainable Water Use Research in the Lower Mississippi River Basin
Rewriting the Computer Code to Improve the Efficiency, Effectiveness and Ease of Use of the Rootreader3d Software Platform
Evaluating Plant and Animal-Related Grazing Management Effects on Pasture Sward and Soil Characteristics
Meadow Fescue Endophyte: Impact on Host Fitness
Laboratory Experiments and Field Investigation of Wave-Induced Levee Erosion
Resource Assessment Framework for Dependable Feedstock Supply to Produce Advance Biofuels in Hawaii and Western United States (2014)
Evaluation of Starch and Other Materials As Binders in Pelletizing Coal Dust Waste
Climate Change Impacts on Hydrology and Productivity in Goodwater Creek Experimental Watershed
Ovicidal Biopesticides for Mosquito Control
Development and Maintenance of Rusle2 Program
Quantifying Sources of Variation in Denitrification in Agricultural Landscapes
Technologies for Improving Industrial Biorefineries That Produce Marketable Biobased Products
Conservation Effects Assessment Project (Ceap) 2014 - ARS Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies (On Croplands)
Conservation Effects Assessment Project (Ceap) 2014 - Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies (On Croplands)
Enable New Marketable, Value-Added Coproducts to Improve Biorefining Profitability
Networks and Worldview Shaping New Value Chains in Producing and Processing Oil Seeds for Jet Fuel
Improving Quality and Maturity Consistency of ‘d’anjou’
Quality Improvement of Guayule Natural Rubber
Develop Technologies for Production of Platform Chemicals and Advanced Biofuels from Lignocellulosic Feedstocks
Biomass Conversion to Fuels and Chemicals Via the Pyrolysis Platform and Related Applications
Isolating and Characterizing Lactic Acid Bacteria from Buffalo Milk
Enable New Marketable, Value-Added Coproducts to Improve Biorefining Profitability
Forest Products Research
Technologies for Improving Industrial Biorefineries That Produce Marketable Biobased Products
Evaluation of Affinity Chromatography for the Determination of Naturally Occurring Folates in Peanut Seeds
Partnership Between Usa-Ars and the Food Science Department of Cornell University
Evaluation of Starch and Other Materials As Binders in Pelletizing Coal Dust Waste
Performance of Brassica Carinata As An Oil Feedstock for Biofuel
Molecular Genetics of Wheat Grain Quality
Characterization and Manipulation of the Color of Fresh Citrus Fruit Especially Regarding to Improve Fruit Appearance under Hlb Disease
Crop Quality Survey Evaluation of the 2013-2014 Hard Red Winter Wheat Crop Grown in the Great Plains
Pilot Level Improvement in Forest Products Evaluation Standards and Techniques
Deployed Warfighter Protection Research Program (Fy 2014)
Degreening of Citrus Fruit
Fast Pyrolysis of Biomass with Federal University of Rio Grande Do Sul (Ufrgs), Brazil
Improving Food Quality and Shelf Life Through New Technology Development and Process Optimization in Supply Chain
Forest Products Research
Hydroentangling Fiber Webs
Removing Seed Coat Fragments During Lint Cleaning
Improved Crop Geneticsand Processing Methods for Increased Productivity and Nutrition for Smallholder Sorghum Producers in Ethiopia
Development of Sustainable Processing Technologies for Improving the Healthiness, Quality and Safety of Speciality Crops and Their Waste Products
Testing of Key Fiber Properties by the Cottonscope and Fibrotest
Influence of Pre and Postharvest Treatments on Table Grape and Blueberry Quality
Commercial Demonstration of Infrared Dry Blanching and Dehydration of Fruits and Vegetables
Technology for Discovery of Agrochemicals, Bio-Pesticides, and Nutraceuticals for United States of America and Chinese Agriculture
Cotton Harvesting Innovations for the Texas High Plains
Liquid and Solid Phase Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Investigation of Bioenergy Feedstock and Value-Added Products
Developing Accurate and Globally Accepted Near Infrared Reflectance (Nir) Analytical Standards of Soybean Sugar Compositions
Identification, Fractionation, and Isolation of Sorghum Oil and Valuable Functional Lipids Before Or after Fermentation of Grain Sorghum
Soft Kernel Durum Wheat: Removing the Culinary Constraints of This Genetically Rich Cereal Species
Bio Based Matrix with Encapsulated Microbes As Substitute for Synthetic Fertilizer and Pesticides
Radiofrequency Pasteurization of Dried Vegetables and Spices
Microwave Sensors for Rapid, in-Line Determination of the Moisture Content of Solid Biomass Products
Antimicrobial Activity of Sophorolipid Biosurfactants Against Bacteria Isolated from Salt-Packed Hides and Skins
Developing a Sustainable Bioenergy System: Paulownia Production for Fuel, Chemicals, and Materials
Developing Calibration Techniques for in-Line Characterization of Solid Biomass Products
Development of Environmentally Friendly and Economically Feasible Engineering Processes for High-Value Biobased Products -Cfda 10.310
Characterization and Attenuation of Cashew Nut Allergens Through Improved Detection, Cultivar Selection, and Processing
Production of Schizophyllan from Corn Fiber
Handling and Process Optimization of Roasted Peanut Shelf Life
Development of Composite Materials with More Cellulosic Fibers and Less Conventional Thermoplastics for Light Weight - Bearing Applications
Development of Imaging Techniques for Defects Detection of Horticultural Products
Impact of Commercial Processing Variables on Texture Quality of Pickles Produced Using Environmentally-Friendly Calcium Chloride Fermentation
Evaluation of Processing and Storage Capabilities of New and Established Potato Germplasm - Part II
Blow Spinning of Agricultural-Based Nanofibers for Value-Added Agricultural Applications
Cooperative Activities Between ARS and the Natl Pingtung University of Science and Tech Related to Adv. Technology and Biobased Functional Polymers
Deployed Warfighter Protection Research Program (Fy 2013)
Commercial Testing of Early Scald Risk Assessment Tools
Hydrodeoxygenation of Biomass Pyrolysis Oil for Use As Refinery Blendstock
Preharvest and Postharvest Practices to Extend the Shelf-Life of Table Grapes
Cerealscan: Advancement of Spectral Imaging Technologies for Enhancement of Cereal Quality and Safety
Development and Commercial Implementation of Scald Risk Assessment Tools for Apple Storage Risk Management
Cooperative Activities Between ARS and the Tianjin Academy of Agricultural Sciences Related to Agro-Foods and Dairy Products Safety
Identification of Procedures to Extend Honeycrisp Storage Life
Development of Environmentally Friendly and Economically Feasible Engineering Processes for High-Value Biobased Products
Variety Development and Post Harvest Research to Improve Sweetpotato Processing Quality
Investigate Effect of Nutritional Sprays on Healthy and Hlb-Diseased Orange Fruit and Resulting Juice Quality
Effect of Nutritional Spray Programs on Huanglongbing (Hlb) Disease-Induced off-Flavor of Orange Fruit and Juice.
Sustainable Technologies for Table Olive/olive Mill Wastewater Management
Catalytic Conversion of Biomass Residues - Lignocelulosic and Acidic Vegetable Oil to Produce Biofuel Precursors, Chemical and Co-Products W
Development of a Freeze-Dried Cherry Placebo
Capacitance and Nir Sensing Methods for Moisture Determination in Biomass Feed Stocks
Guayule Rubber Crystallization Studies
New Soft Wheat Cultivars for the Wheat Quality Council
Distributed on-Farm Bioenergy, Biofuels & Biochemicals (Farmbio3) Dev. & Production Via Integrated Catalytic Thermolysis (Du)-Cfda 10.312
Distributed on-Farm Bioenergy, Biofuels & Biochemicals (Farmbio3) Dev. & Production Via Integrated Catalytic Thermolysis (Umaine)cfda 10.312
Distributed on-Farm Bioenergy, Biofuels & Biochemicals (Farmbio3) Dev. & Production Via Integrated Catalytic Thermolysis (Ou)-Cfda 10.312
Distributed on-Farm Bioenergy, Biofuels & Biochemicals (Farmbio3) Dev. & Production Via Integrated Catalytic Thermolysis (Vu)-Cfda 10.312
Distributed on-Farm Bioenergy, Biofuels & Biochemicals (Farmbio3) Dev. & Production Via Integrated Catalytic Thermolysis (Msc)-Cfda 10.312
Distributed on-Farm Bioenergy, Biofuels & Biochemicals (Farmbio3) Dev. & Production Via Integrated Catalytic Thermolysis (Usp)-Cfda 10.312
Distributed on-Farm Bioenergy, Biofuels & Biochemicals (Farmbio3) Dev. & Production Via Integrated Catalytic Thermolysis (Ud)-Cfda 10.312
Distributed on-Farm Bioenergy, Biofuels & Biochemicals (Farmbio3) Dev. & Production Via Integrated Catalytic Thermolysis (Mesa)-Cfda 10.312
Infrared Heating for Improved Drying Efficiency and Quality of Almonds and Pistachios
Molecular Analysis of Pecan Nut Development
Distributed on-Farm Bioenergy, Biofuels & Biochemicals (Farmbio3) Dev. & Production Via Integrated Catalytic Thermolysis (Usc)-Cfda 10.312
Distributed on-Farm Bioenergy, Biofuels and Biochemicals (Farmbio3) Development and Production Via Integrated Catalytic Thermolysis
Discovery and Development of Natural Products for Pharmaceutical and Agrochemical Applications
Northeast Woody/warm-Season Biomass Consortium: Development and Sustainable Production of Regionally-Appropriate Biomass Feedstocks
Acrylamide Mitigation in Processed Potato
Accelerated Development of Commercial Hydrotreated Renewable Jet (Hrj) Fuel from Redesigned Oilseed Feedstock Supply Chains
Accelerated Development of Commercial Hydrotreated Renewable Jet (Hrj) Fuel from Redesigned Oilseed Feedstock Supply Chains
Accelerated Development of Commercial Hydrotreated Renewable Jet (Hrj) Fuel from Redesigned Oilseed Feedstock Supply Chains
Accelerated Development of Commercial Hydrotreated Renewable Jet Fuel from Redesigned Oilseed Feedstock Supply Chains
Nanostructured Enzyme Assemblies for Lignocellulosic Biomass Breakdown for Bioproduct and Bioenergy Applications
Joint Research and Development of Improved Types of Processed Vegetable Products by Combining U.S. and Korean Traditional Technology
Spectroscopic Measurement of Biological Materials
Embrapa Agroenergy Post-Doctoral Training at ARS on Pyrolysis of Brazilian Based Biomass Feedstocks to Fungible Fuels and Coproducts
Deciphering the Genetic and Molecular Underpinnings of Carbohydrate Degrading Systems in Ruminal Bacteria
Insertional Mutagenesis of Brachypodium Distachyon (Fy 2012-Fy 2014)
Biobased Industrial Products from Food Animal Processing By-Products
Solid Waste Management for Bioenergy Production
Reduction of Allergenicity Through Food Processing
Examining Gin Stands and Lint Cleaners to Improve the Quality of Upland Cotton
Collaborative Research in the Areas of Food Safety and Function Food Development Based on Dairy and Other Agricultural Resources
Manipulation of Ethylene Responses in Apple and Pear Fruit
Investigating Seed Cotton Reclaimers to Improve the Productivity of Roller Ginning Plants
Accelerated Development of Commercial Hydrotreated Renewable Jet (Hrj) Fuel from Redesigned Oilseed Feedstock Supply Chains
Food Safety & Quality, Application of Novel Technologies & Utilization of Waste Pomace from Fruit & Vegetable Processing - Collaborative Res
Selective Dehydration of Multifunctional Substrates
Technology for Discovery of Novel Plant-Derived Fungicides and Biopesticides for Us and Chinese Agriculture
Nanoscale Interactions Between Engineered Nanomaterials and Biochar
Mou with Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville National Corn-to-Ethanol Research Center
National Fry Processing Trials
Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement Between ARS and the University of California Advanced Solar Technologies Institute (Uc Solar)
Long-Term Shelf-Life Studies of Whey Protein Concentrates (Wpc 34 and Wpc 80)
X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy Investigation of Tribochemical Properties of Biolubricants
The Role of Potassium in Quality of Grapes after Harvest
Digestion Process for Converting Agricultural Byproducts, and Municipal Solid Wastes into Bioenergy
Evaluation of Activated Carbons from Animal Manure and Plant Residuals for Adsorption of Gaseous Ammonia
Cooperative Milling and Baking Evaluation for Eastern U.S. Wheat Breeding Programs
Sustainable Production and Distribution of Bioenergy for the Central Usa
Sustainable Production and Distribution of Bioenery for the Central Usa
Nutritional Qualities of Breeder Samples of Valencia Peanuts from New Mexico and Texas
Peanut Texture and Flavor Chemistry
A Diagnostic Toolbox for Integrated Management of Apple Postharvest Necrotic Disorders (Katholieke Universiteit Contribution)
A Diagnostic Toolbox for Integrated Management of Apple Postharvest Necrotic Disorders (Plant and Food Contribution)
Effects of Food Processing on Food Allergens – Assessment and Improvement of Detection Methods
Evaluation of Low-Temperature Drying and Aeration Monitoring and Control System
A Diagnostic Toolbox for Integrated Management of Apple Postharvest Necrotic Disorders
New Technologies to Minimize Postharvest Decay of Citrus
International Consumer Preference for Peanuts of Various Production Origins
A Novel Approach for Predicting Translational Efficiency for Recombinant Gene Expression
Genetic and Biochemical Regulation of Rubber Biosynthesis
Identification of Genetic Factors Responsible for Apple Fruit Postharvest Co2 Injury
A Diagnostic Toolbox for Integrated Management of Postharvest Apple Necrotic Disorders
Enhanced Utilization of Carbohydrates and Polysaccharides from Citrus Processing Waste Streams
Tung Seed Oil Body Proteomics
Modification of Natural Polymers by Novel Processes
Processing Technologies to Prevent Weight Gain and Obesity Related Metabolic Diseases
Chemistry of Natural Products for Nutraceutical Use, Pest Management and Crop Development
Develop the Feedstock Readiness Tool
Cooperative Research at the Regional Biomass Research Centers (Rbrc)
Sensing Methods & Instrumentation for Rapid Determination of Moisture Content... and Other Quality Attributes of Grains, Seeds, & Nuts
Improve Fiber Quality and Industry Profitability Through Enhanced Efficiencies in Cotton Ginning
Evaluation of Grain Monitoring Cables During Low-Temperature Drying
Preservation, Enhancement, and Measurement of Grain Quality and Marketability
Bioproducts from Agricultural Feedstocks
Differential Roller Ginning of Upland Cotton
Maintaining Quality and Extending Shelf and Shipping Life of Fresh Fruit with No Or Minimal Synthetic Pesticide Inputs
Functionalization of Vegetable Oils for Use in the Polymer, Oleochemical, and Lubricant Industries
Develop Methods to Assess and Improve Poultry and Egg Quality
Cotton-Based Nonwovens
New and Improved Assessments of Cotton Quality
Influence of Structure and Moisture on Cotton Fiber Properties
Novel Technology for Renewable Resource Utilization
Production and Value Enhancement of Biosurfactants and Biopolymers Derived from Agricultural Lipids and Coproducts
Technologies for Quality Measurement and Grading of Fruits and Vegetables
Determination of Structure-Property Relationships in Biological Macromolecules Using Biophysical Approaches
Optimization of the Nutritional, Functional, and Sensory Properties of Raw and Processed Legumes, Grains, and Specialty Crops
Bio-Based Lubricants from Farm-Based Raw Materials
Improved Utilization of Proteinaceous Crop Co-Products and Residues
Novel Starch-Based Materials
Viscoelastic Properties and Polymer Composite Applications of Nano-Materials Derived from Agricultural Byproducts and Feedstocks
Development and Utilization of New Oilseed Crops and Products
Polymer-Protein Interactions in Natural Rubber Latex
Improved Processes for Cucumbers, Cabbage, Sweetpotatoes, and Peppers to Make High Quality, Nutritious Products and Reduce Pollution
Processing Methods to Modify the Levels of Biologically Active Compounds in Milk and Cheese
Primary and Secondary Prevention of Peanut and Tree Nut Allergy
Postharvest Quality and Processing of Sugarcane and Sweet Sorghum for Sugar and Ethanol Production
Genetic and Biochemical Mechanisms Determining Fresh Produce Quality and Storage Life
Improvement of Consolidated Bioprocessing of Cellulosic Biomass Using Genomic, Proteomic, and Synthetic Approaches
Functional Food Development by Microbial Biotechnology
Expanding the Use of Fats and Oils As Replacements for Fossil-Derived Fuels, Lubricants, and Polymers
Peanut Cultivars with Enhanced Sensory and Shelf-Life
Microstructured and Health-Functionalized Food Proteins
Sustainable Strategies to Lower the Environmental and Economic Impacts of Food Processing Using Fluid Milk As a Template
A Diagnostic Toolbox for Integrated Management of Apple Postharvest Necrotic Disorders
Coordinated Analysis of Soybean Breeding Germplasm
Value-Added Products from Cottonseed
Screening of Advanced Breeding Selection for Processing Performance after Short and Long Term Storage
Identifying the Next Generation of Malting Barley Through Improved Selection Criteria and Quality Analysis of Breeding Lines
Enhancement of Hard Spring Wheat, Durum, and Oat Quality
Enhance Wheat Quality, Functionality and Marketability in the Western U.S.
Evaluation and Maintenance of Flavor, Nutritional and Other Quality Attributes of Fresh and Fresh-Cut Produce
Optical and Mechanical Instrumentation for Quality Assessment of Small Grains
Improving Stability and Healthfulness of U.S. Commodity Vegetable Oils and Products
Improved Utilization of Ag. Products Through Identification of Nitrogen-Containing Bioactive Components Important to Quality & Human Health
Environmentally Friendly Processes and New Applications for Animal Hides and Leather
Enhancing Quality, Utility, Sustainability, Environmental Impact of Cotton and Its Byproducts Through Improvement in Harvest/gin Processing
Quality Based Inspection and Sorting of Specialty Crops Using Imaging and Physical Methods
Discovery and Utilization of Bioactive Components from New Crops and Agricultural Co-Products
Wool and Keratin from Wool for Bio-Based Value-Added Products
Improving Human Health Using Functional Food Ingredients from by-Products of Grain Milling Industries Using Innovative Technologies
Amylose Helical Inclusion Complexes for Food and Industrial Applications
Enhancing Profitability & Sustainability Upland Cotton, Cottonseed, & Cotton Byprod Through Imprvmnts in Harvesting, Ginning, & Mech Process
Genetic and Biochemical Basis of Soft Winter Wheat Quality
Improve Grain Sorghum End-Use Quality & Utilization by Identifying the Physical, Chemical & Environmental Factors Related to Food & Feed...
Biochemical and Physical Characterization of Hard Winter Wheat Quality for End-Use Quality
Improved Potato Market Quality Through Germplasm Processing Evaluations and Optimized Storage Technologies
Systems to Assess, Monitor, and Preserve Peanut Quality and Safety
Bioactive Constituents and Specialty Food Fibers As Value-Added Products from Citrus Processing Waste
Metabolomic and Microbial Profiling of Tropical/subtropical Fruits and Small Fruits for Quality Factors and Microbial Stability
Genetic, Metabolic, and Physiological Factors Regulating Deciduous Tree Fruit Quality
Improvement & Maintenance of Flavor & Shelf-Life, Functional Characteristics & Biochem/bioactive Process, & Use of Genetic/genomic Resource
Identification and Manipulation of Postharvest Physiological and Molecular Processes Controlling Potato Nutritional and Market Quality
Support of the Biotechnology Research & Development Center (Brdc)
Improvement and Utilization of Natural Rubber and Castor Oil-Producing Industrial Crops
Scutellaria As a Medicinal Crop: Cryopreservation, Hairy Root Culture, Organic Farming and Anticancer Activity
Development of Sensors for Instantaneous Assessment of Peanut Pod Moisture
Xylo-Oligosaccharides and Ethanol from Miscanthus: Sustainable Production of Biofuels
Biorefining Processes
New Sustainable Processing Technologies to Produce Healthy, Value-Added Foods from Specialty Crops and Their Co-Products
Rice As a Source and Delivery System for Nutrients and Lipophilic Bioactive Compounds
Postharvest Sensory, Processing and Packaging of Catfish
From Barley to Biomass - the Development of a Regional Multi-Feedstock Biorefinery
Runner-Type Peanut Cultivars with Enhanced Sensory and Shelf-Life Quality
Distributed-Scale Pyrolysis of Agricultural Biomass for Production of Refinable Crude Bio-Oil and Valuable Coproducts
Defining Metabolism Associated with Apple Co2 Injury Development
Investigation of Biological Activities and Metabolism of Citrus Phytochemicals
Chemical Modification of Cotton for Value Added Applications
Novel Technologies for Producing Renewable Chemicals and Polymers from Carbohydrates Derived from Agricultural Feedstocks
Projects
HEADQUARTERS COOPERATIVE PROGRAMS - NATURAL RESOURCES AND SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURAL SYSTEMS (NR&SAS)
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 408191
HEADQUARTERS COOPERATIVE PROGRAMS - FOOD NUTRITION, SAFETY AND QUALITY (FNSQ)
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 409050
Forest Products Research
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 426565
MOU WITH SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY, EDWARDSVILLE NATIONAL CORN-TO-ETHANOL RESEARCH CENTER
Memorandum of Understanding (M)
  Accession Number: 422185
Pilot Level Improvement in Forest Products Evaluation Standards and Techniques
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 426780
Forest Products Research
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 427313

Program Teams
Biorefining (213)
Quality and Utilization of Agricultural Products (306) (co-leader)
 
Last Modified: 9/20/2014
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