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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: IRRIGATION MANAGEMENT AND AUTOMATION FOR INCREASED WATER USE EFFICIENCY Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

Opportunities for woody crop production using treated wastewater in Egypt, I. Afforestation strategies. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zalesny, R.S., Evett, S.R., Kandil, N.F., Soriana, C., Stanturf, J.A. 2011. Opportunities for woody crop production using treated wastewater in Egypt, I. Afforestation strategies. International Journal of Phytoremediation. 13(S1):102-121.
Radiation model for row crops: I. Geometric view factors and parameter optimization - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Colaizzi, P.D., Evett, S.R., Howell, T.A., Li, F., Kustas, W.P., Anderson, M.C. 2012. Radiation model for row crops: I. Geometric view factors and parameter optimization. Agronomy Journal. 104(2):225-240..
Radiation model for row crops: II. Model evaluation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Colaizzi, P.D., Schwartz, R.C., Evett, S.R., Howell, T.A., Gowda, P., Tolk, J.A. 2012. Radiation model for row crops: II. Model evaluation. Agronomy Journal. 104(2):241-255.
Field water supply:Yield relationships of grain sorghum grown in three USA Southern Great Plains soils - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tolk, J.A., Howell, T.A. 2008. Field water supply: Yield relationships of grain sorghum grown in three USA Southern Great Plains soils. Agricultural Water Management. 95(12):1303-1313.
Permanent beds vs. conventional tillage in irrigated arid Central Asia - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ibragimov, N., Evett, S.R., Esenbekov, Y., Khasanova, F., Karabaev, I., Mirzaev, L., Lamers, J. 2011. Permanent beds vs. conventional tillage in irrigated arid Central Asia. Agronomy Journal. 103(4):1002-1011.
Evaporative loss from the interrow of irrigated crops in a semi-arid agricultural area - (Abstract Only)
(01-Oct-10)
In-Soil and Down-Hole Soil Water Sensors: Characteristics for Irrigation Management - (Proceedings)
Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C., Lascano, R.J., Pelletier, M.G. 2010. In-Soil and Down-Hole Soil Water Sensors: Characteristics for Irrigation Management. In: Proceedings of the 5th Decennial National Irrigation Symposium, December 5-8, 2010, Phoenix, Arizona. Paper No:IRR10-8346.2010 CDROM.
Two source energy balance model-refinements and lysimeter tests in the Southern High Plains - (Proceedings)
Colaizzi, P.D., Evett, S.R., Howell, T.A., Gowda, P., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Tolk, J.A., Kustas, W.P., Anderson, M.C. 2010. Two source energy balance model-refinements and lysimeter tests in the Southern High Plains. In: Proceedings of the 5th Decennial National Irrigation Symposium, December 5-8, 2010, Phoenix, Arizona. Paper No:IRR10-9701.2010 CDROM.
Soil water sensors for irrigation scheduling:Can they deliver a management allowed depletion? - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(02-Aug-10)
Water and energy balances in the soil-plant atmosphere continuum - (Book / Chapter)
Evett, S.R., Prueger, J.H., Tolk, J.A. 2011. Water and energy balances in the soil-plant atmosphere continuum. In: Huang,P.M., Li,Y., Sumner,M.E.,editors. Handbook of Soil Sciences: Properties and Processes, 2nd Edition. Boca Raton, Florida: CRC Press. p. 6-1 to 6-44.
Trends in crop water productivity: Why the new green revolution must be blue-green - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R. 2010. Trends in crop water productivity: Why the new green revolution must be blue-green [abstract]. Water for food Conference, May 3-5, 2010, Lincoln, Nebraska. p. 5.
Discussion of "Soil Moisture Measurements: Comparison of Instrumentation Performances" by Ventura Francesca, Facini Osvaldo, Piana Stefano, and Rossi Pisa Paola - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C. 2011. Discussion of "Soil Moisture Measurements: Comparison of Instrumentation Performances" by Ventura Francesca, Facini Osvaldo, Piana Stefano, and Rossi Pisa Paola. Journal of Irrigation and Drainage.136(2)81-89.
Effects of wheat streak mosaic virus on root development and water-use efficiency of hard red winter wheat - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Price, J.A., Workneh, F., Evett, S.R., Jones, D., Arthur, J., Rush, C.M. 2010. Effects of wheat streak mosaic virus on root development and water-use efficiency of hard red winter wheat. Plant Disease. 94(6):766-770.
Cotton water use and lint yield in four Great Plains Soils - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tolk, J.A., Howell, T.A. 2010. Cotton water use and lint yield in four Great Plains Soils. Agronomy Journal. 102(3):904-910.
Radiometer footprint model to estimate sunlit and shaded components for row crops - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Colaizzi, P.D., O'Shaughnessy, S.A., Gowda, P., Kustas, W.P., Anderson, M.C., Evett, S.R., Howell, T.A. 2010. Radiometer footprint model to estimate sunlit and shaded components for row crops. Agronomy Journal. 102(3):942-955.
Comments on "J. Vera et. al., Soil water balance trial involving capacitance and neutron probe measurements" - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C. 2010. Comments on "J. Vera et. al., Soil water balance trial involving capacitance and neutron probe measurements". Agricultural Water Management. 96:905-911, Agricultural Water Management. 97:182-184.
The Middle Eastern Regional Irrigation Management Information Systems project-update - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Mazahreh, N., Jitan, M., Shaqir, I.M. 2009. The Middle Eastern Regional Irrigation Management Information Systems project-update [abstract]. International Symposium on Olive Irrigation and Oil Quality, December 6-10, 2009, Nazareth, Israel. p.2.
Soil water sensors for irrigation scheduling:Can they deliver a management allowed depletion? - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C., Mazahreh, N., Jitan, M., Shaqir, I.M. 2009. Soil water sensors for irrigation scheduling:Can they deliver a management allowed depletion [abstract]? Symposium on Olive Irrigation and Oil Quality, December 5-10, 2009, Nazareth, Israel. p.0-30.
Overview of BEAREX08, A remote sensing field experiment on ET at field, multi-field and regional scales using measurements and models - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Kustas, W.P., Gowda, P. 2009. Overview of BEAREX08, A remote sensing field experiment on ET at field, multi-field and regional scales using measurements and models [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, Soil Science Society of America 2009 Annual Meeting Abstracts, November 1-5, 2009, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 2009 CDROM.
Remote sensing for crop water use management: Present status and challenge - (Abstract Only)
Gowda, P., Chavez, J.L., Colaizzi, P.D., Howell, T.A. 2009. Remote sensing for crop water use management: Present status and challenge [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, Soil Science Society of America 2009 Annual Meeting Abstracts, November 1-5, 2009, Pittsburgh,Pennsylvania. 2009 CD ROM.
Opportunities for woody crop production using treated wastewater in Egypt - (Abstract Only)
Zalesny, R.S., Stanurf, J.A., Evett, S.R., Kandil, N.F., Soriano, C. 2019. Opportunities for woody crop production using treated wastewater in Egypt. [Abstract].Phytotechnologies 6th International Conference, December 1-4, 2009, St. Louis, Missouri. Available at http://www.clu-in.org/meetings/phyto2009/.
Daily evapotranspiration estimates by scaling instantaneous latent heat flux derived from a two-source model - (Abstract Only)
Colaizzi, P.D., Kustas, W.P., Evett, S.R., Howell, T.A., Gowda, P. 2009. Daily evaptranspiration estimates by scaling instantaneous latent heat flux derived from a two-source model [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, Soil Science Society of America 2009 Annual Meeting Abstracts, November 1-5,2009, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 2009 CDROM.
A dual-temperature-difference approach to estimate daytime sensible and latent heat fluxes under advective conditions during BEAREX08 - (Abstract Only)
Colaizzi, P.D., Kustas, W.P., Evett, S.R., Howell, T.A. 2009. A dual-temperature-difference approach to estimate daytime sensible and latent heat fluxes under advective conditions during BEAREX08 [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, Soil Science Society of America 2009 Annual Meeting Abstracts, November 1-5, 2009, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 2009 CDROM.
Soil profile water content determination:Spatiotemporal variability of electromagnetic and neutron probe sensors in access tubes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C., Tolk, J.A., Howell, T.A. 2009. Soil profile water content determination: Spatiotemporal variability of electromagnetic and neutron probe sensors in access tubes. Vadose Zone Journal. 8(4):926-941.
Comparison of grain sorghum, soybean, and cotton production under spray, LEPA, and SDI - (Proceedings)
Colaizzi, P.D., Evett, S.R., Howell, T.A., Baumhardt, R.L. 2009.Comparison of grain sorghum, soybean, and cotton production under spray, LEPA, and SDI. In:Proceedings of the Central Plains Irrigation Conference and Exposition, February 24-25, 2009, Colby,Kansas. p.122-139.
Irrigation Management - (Book / Chapter)
Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D., O'shaughnessy, S.A., Hunsaker, D.J., Evans, R.G. 2012. Irrigation Management. In: Njoku, E., editor. Encyclopedia of Remote Sensing. SpringerReference (www.springerreference.com). Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg. DOI: 10.1007/SpringerReference_327137 2012-06-19 17:54:39 UTC.
Introduction:Can water use efficiency be modeled well enough to impact crop management? - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Evett, S.R., Tolk, J.A. 2009. Introduction: Can water use efficiency be modeled well enough to impact crop management? Agronomy Journal. 101(3):423-425.
Lysimetry versus neutron moisture meter for evapotranspiration determination in four soils     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tolk, J.A., Evett, S.R. 2009. Lysimetry versus neutron moisture meter for evapotranspiration determination in four soils. Soil Science Society of America Journal. 73(5):1693-1698.
A weighing lysimeter for crop water use determination in the Jordan Valley, Jordan - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Evett, S.R., Mazahrih, N., Jitan, M.A., Sawalha, M.H., Colaizzi, P.D., Ayars, J.E. 2009. A weighing lysimeter for crop water use determination in the Jordan Valley, Jordan. Transactions of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers. 52(1):155-169.
Validating the FAO AquaCrop model for irrigated and water deficient field maize - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Heng, L., Hsiao, T., Steduto, P., Evett, S.R., Howell, T.A., Raes, D., Fereres, E. 2009. Validating the FAO AquaCrop model for irrigated and water deficient field maize. Agronomy Journal. 101(3):488-498.
Transpiration and yield relationships of grain sorghum grown in a field environment - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tolk, J.A., Howell, T.A. 2009. Transpiration and yield relationships of grain sorghum grown in a field environment. Agronomy Journal. 101(3):657-662.
Role of irrigation and irrigation automation in improving crop water use efficiency - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Howell, T.A. 2008. Role of irrigation and irrigation automation in improving crop water use efficiency [abstract]. In: Proceedings of International Symposium on Water in Agriculture and Forestry: Challenges, Technological Solutions and Innovations, October 21-23, 2008, Beijing, China. p.16.
Simulation of winter wheat evapotranspiration in Texas and Henan using three models of differing complexity - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kang, S., Payne, W.A., Evett, S.R., Robinson, C.A. 2009. Simulation of winter wheat evapotranspiration in Texas and Henan using three models of differing complexity. Agricultural Water Management. 96(1):167-178.
Radiometric surface temperature components for row crops - (Abstract Only)
Colaizzi, P.D., Kustas, W.P., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Schwartz, R.C., Evett, S.R., Howell, T.A., Chavez Eguez, J.L., Gowda, P., Tolk, J.A. 2008. Radiometric surface temperature components for row crops [abstract]. 2008 Joint Meeting of American Society of Agronomy, Soil Science Society of America, and Crop Science Society of America, October 5-9, 2008, Houston, Texas. Paper No. 618-14. 2008 CDROM.
A comparison between evapotranspiration measurements made by weighing lysimeter and neutron moisture meter for cotton grown in four soils - (Abstract Only)
Tolk, J.A., Evett, S.R. 2008. A comparison between evapotranspiration measurements made by weighing lysimeter and neutron moisture meter for cotton grown in four soils [abstract]. Soil Science Society of America-Crop Science Society of America-Agronomy Society of America Joint Meeting, October 5-9, 2008, Houston, Texas. Paper No. 535-3. 2008 CDROM.
Two- and one-layer implicit energy balance solutions compared with the one-layer explicit Penman-Monteith solution for evapotranspiration of alfalfa - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Howell, T.A., Lascano, R.J., Tolk, J.A. 2008. Two- and one-layer implicit energy balance solutions compared with the one-layer explicit Penman-Monteith solution for evapotranspiration of alfalfa [abstract]. 2008 Joint Meeting of American Society of Agronomy, Soil Science Society of America, and Crop Science Society of America, October 5-9, 2008, Houston, Texas. Paper No.703-3. 2008 CDROM.
Energy balance of irrigated and dryland cotton in the Southern High Plains - (Abstract Only)
Howell, T.A., Evett, S.R., Tolk, J.A., Colaizzi, P.D., Gowda, P., Chavez Eguez, J.L., Copeland, K.S. 2008. Energy balance of irrigated and dryland cotton in the Southern High Plains [abstract]. 2008 Joint Meeting of American Society of Agronomy, Soil Science Society of America, and Crop Science Society of America, October 5-9, 2008, Houston, Texas. Paper No. 779-1. 2008 CDROM.
Field calibration accuracy and utility for four down-hole water content sensors - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mazahrih, N., Nedal, K., Evett, S.R., Ayars, J.E., Trout, T.J. 2008. Field calibration accuracy and utility for four down-hole water content sensors. Vadose Zone Journal. 7:992-1000.
Addressing the world water crisis - (Popular Publication)
Howell, T.A. 2008. Addressing the world water crisis. American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers Resource Magazine. 15(3):5-8.
A review of evolving critical priorities for irrigated agriculture - (Proceedings)
Colaizzi, P.D., Bliesner, R.D., Hardy, L.A. 2008. A review of evolving critical priorities for irrigated agriculture. In: Proceedings of the Environmental and Water Resources Institute World Congress, May 12-16, 2008, Honolulu, Hawaii. 2008 CDROM.
Ensuring equal opportunity sprinkler irrigation - (Proceedings)
Lamm, F.R., Howell, T.A., Bordovsky, J.P. 2007. Ensuring equal opportunity sprinkler irrigation. In: Proceedings of the 28th Annual International Irrigation Show, December 9-11, 2007, San Diego, California. p 147-153. 2007 CDROM.
Experimental verification of a recursive method to calculate evapotranspiration - (Proceedings)
Lascano, R.J., Evett, S.R. 2007. Experimental verification of a recursive method to calculate evapotranspiration. In: Proceedings of the 28th Annual International Irrigation Show, December 9-11, 2007, San Diego, California. p 687-705. 2007 CDROM.
Is irrigation real or am I imagining it? - (Proceedings)
Howell, T.A., Lamm, F. 2007. Is irrigation real or am I imagining it?. In: Proceedings of the 28th Annual International Irrigation Show, December 9-11, 2007, San Diego, California. p. 284-291. 2007 CDROM.
Determination of crop coefficients (Kc) for irrigation management of crops - (Proceedings)
Piccinni, G., Ko, J., Wentz, A., Leskovar, D., Marek, T., Howell, T.A. 2007. Determination of crop coefficients (Kc) for irrigation management of crops. In: Proceedings of the 28th Annual International Irrigation Show, December 9-11, 2007, San Diego, California. p. 706-719. 2007 CDROM.
Irrigation in the Texas High Plains: A brief history and potential reductions in demand - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Colaizzi, P.D., Gowda, P., Marek, T.H., Porter, D.O. 2009. Irrigation in the Texas High Plains: A brief history and potential reductions in demand. Journal of Irrigation and Drainage. 58(3):257-274.
Managing field water supply to increase water use efficiency - (Abstract Only)
Tolk, J.A., Howell, T.A. 2007. Managing field water supply to increase water use efficiency [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting, November 4-8, 2007, New Orleans, Louisiana. 2007 CDROM.
Irrigation in water restricted regions: Managing water use efficiency with limited available water - (Abstract Only)
Rowland, D., Piccinni, G., Howell, T.A., Ko, J., Marek, T.H., Faircloth, W.H., Payton, P.R., Tissue, D.T. 2007. Irrigation in water restricted regions: Managing water use efficiency with limited available water [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting, November 4-8, 2007, New Orleans, Louisiana. 2007 CDROM.
Evaluation of radiation partitioning models at Bushland, Texas - (Abstract Only)
Colaizzi, P.D., Evett, S.R., Howell, T.A., Schwartz, R.C., Tolk, J.A., Gowda, P., Chavez Eguez, J.L. 2007. Evaluation of radiation partitioning models at Bushland, Texas [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting, November 4-8, 2007, New Orleans, Louisiana. 2007 CDROM.
Water- and radiation-use efficiency models for estimating biomass production - (Abstract Only)
Stockle, C.O., Kemanian, A.R., Kremer, C., Howell, T.A. 2007. Water- and radiation-use efficiency models for estimating biomass production [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting, November 4-8, 2007, New Orleans, Louisiana. 2007 CDROM.
Hourly and daily evapotranspiration of alfalfa under regional advection - (Abstract Only)
Howell, T.A., Tolk, J.A., Evett, S.R., Copeland, K.S. 2007. Hourly and daily evapotranspiration of alfalfa under regional advection [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting, November 4-8, 2007, New Orleans, Louisiana. 2007 CDROM.
Crop water use measurement using a weighing lysimeter at the Dayr Alla Research Station in the Jordan Valley, Jordan - (Popular Publication)
Evett, S.R., Mazahrih, N.T., Jitan, M.A. 2007. Crop water use measurement using a weighing lysimeter at the Dayr Alla Research Station in the Jordan Valley, Jordan. Almazare Magazine, Nazareth, Israel. 5 p.
Automation of a center pivot using the temperature-time-threshold method of irriation scheduling - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Peters, R.T., Evett, S.R. 2008. Automation of a center pivot using the temperature-time-threshold method of irriation scheduling. Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering. 134(3):286-291.
Evapotranspiration: Progress in measurement and modeling in agriculture - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Farahani, H.J., Howell, T.A., Shuttleworth, W.J., Bausch, W.C. 2007. Evapotranspiration: Progress in measurement and modeling in agriculture. Transactions of the ASABE. 50(5):1627-1638.
Evapotranspiration of deficit irrigated sorghum and winter wheat - (Proceedings)
Howell, T.A., Tolk, J.A., Evett, S.R., Copeland, K.S., Dusek, D.A. 2007. Evapotranspiration of deficit irrigated sorghum and winter wheat. In: Clemmens, A.J., editor. USCID Fourth International Conference on Irrigation and Drainage. The Role of Irrigation and Drainage in a Sustainable Future, October 3-6, 2007, Sacramento, California. p. 223-239. 2007 CDROM.
Evapotranspiration of deficit irrigated sorghum - (Experiment Station)
Howell, T.A., Tolk, J.A., Evett, S.R., Copeland, K.S., Dusek, D.A. 2007. Evapotranspiration of deficit irrigated sorghum. Texas Experiment Station Field Day Handout. p. 32-39.
An overview of soil water sensing technologies and problems - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R. 2007. An overview of soil water sensing technologies and problems. International Soil Moisture Sensing Technology Conference: Current and future research directions in soil moisture sensing, March 19-21, 2007, Honolulu, Hawaii.
Comparison of soil water sensing methods for irrigation management and research - (Proceedings)
Evett, S.R., Howell, T.A., Tolk, J.A. 2007. Comparison of soil water sensing methods for irrigation management and research. In: Proceedings of the Central Plains Irrigation Conference, February 27-28, 2007, Kearney, Nebraska. p. 1-19.
Field estimation of soil water content: A practical guide to methods, instrumentation and sensor technology - (Book / Chapter)
Evett, S.R., Heng, L.K., Moutonnet, P., Nguyen, M.L. 2008. Field Estimation of Soil Water Content: A Practical Guide to Methods, Instrumentation and Sensor Technology. IAEA-TCS-30. International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna, Austria. ISSN 1018-5518. 131 p.
Trime® Fm3 Moisture Meter and T3 Access Tube Probe - (Book / Chapter)
Laurent, J., Evett, S.R. 2008. Trime® FM3 moisture meter and T3 access tube probe. In: Evett, S.R., Heng, L.K., Moutonnet, P., Nguyen, M.L., editors. Field Estimation of Soil Water Content: A Practical Guide to Methods, Instrumentation, and Sensor Technology. IAEA-TCS-30. International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna, Austria. ISSN 1018-5518. p. 91-100.
Tensiometers - (Book / Chapter)
Heng, L.K., Evett, S.R. 2008. Tensiometers. In: Evett, S.R., Heng, L.K., Moutonnet, P., Nguyen, M.L., editors. Field Estimation of Soil Water Content: A Practical Guide to Methods, Instrumentation, and Sensor Technology. IAEA-TCS-30. International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna, Austria. ISSN 1018-5518. p. 113-121.
Direct and surrogate measures of soil water content - (Book / Chapter)
Hignett, C., Evett, S.R. 2008. Direct and surrogate measures of soil water content. In: Evett, S.R., Heng, L.K., Moutonnet, P., Nguyen, M.L., editors. Field Estimation of Soil Water Content: A Practical Guide to Methods, Instrumentation, and Sensor Technology. IAEA-TCS-30. International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna, Austria. ISSN 1018-5518. p. 1-22.
Evapotranspiration of corn and forage sorghum for silage - (Proceedings)
Howell, T.A., Evett, S.R., Tolk, J.A., Copeland, K.S., Colaizzi, P.D., Gowda, P. 2008. Evapotranspiration of corn and forage sorghum for silage. In: Proceedings of the Environmental and Water Resources Institute World Congress, May 12-16, 2008, Honolulu, Hawaii. 2008 CDROM.
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