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Paul A Funk
Cotton Ginning Research
Agricultural Engineering

Phone: (575) 526-6381
Fax: (575) 525-1076
Room 207

300 E. COLLEGE DR.
MESILLA PARK , NM 88047

Projects
Enhancing the Quality, Utility, Sustainability and Environmental Impact of Western and Long-Staple Cotton through Improvements in Harvesting, Processing, and Utilization
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 428934
Finding Ginning Methods That Improve Fiber Length Uniformity
Reimbursable (R)
  Accession Number: 430748

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Girdling defoliation of cotton; 2014 field trial -
Funk, P.A., Pelletier, M.G. 2015. Girdling defoliation of cotton; 2014 field trial. ASABE Annual International Meeting, July 26-29, 2015, New Orleans, LA. Paper No. 2188472.
Could cyclone performance improve with reduced inlet velocity? Reprint Icon -
Funk, P.A., Elsayed, K., Yeater, K.M., Holt, G.A., Whitelock, D.P. 2015. Could cyclone performance improve with reduced inlet velocity? Journal of Powder Technology. 280:211-218.
Cyclone performance by velocity -
Funk, P.A., Whitelock, D.P., Wanjura, J.D., Yeater, K.M., Elsayed, K. 2015. Cyclone performance by velocity. Proceedings of the National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference, January 5-7, 2015, San Antonio, TX. p. 629-634.
Reducing cyclone pressure drop with evasés Reprint Icon -
Funk, P.A. 2014. Reducing cyclone pressure drop with evasés. Journal of Powder Technology. 272:276-281.
Novel cyclone empirical pressure drop and emissions with heterogeneous particulate -
Funk, P.A., Holt, G.A., Whitelock, D.P. 2014. Novel cyclone empirical pressure drop and emissions with heterogeneous particulate. Journal of Aerosol Science. 74:26-35.
Mechanizing chile peppers: Challenges and advances in transitioning harvest of New Mexico's signature crop -
Walker, S., Funk, P.A. 2014. Mechanizing chile peppers: Challenges and advances in transitioning harvest of New Mexico's signature crop. HortTechnology. 24(3):281-284.
Mechanizing chile peppers: Challenges and advances in transitioning harvest of New Mexico’s signature crop -
Walker, S.J., Funk, P.A. 2014. Mechanizing chile peppers: Challenges and advances in transitioning harvest of New Mexico’s signature crop. HortTechnology. 24(3).
Energy Monitoring in Gins - 2013 Update -
Hardin Iv, R.G., Funk, P.A. 2014. Energy Monitoring in Gins - 2013 Update. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference. January 6-8, 2014. New Orleans, LA. 576-583.
Employing broadband spectra and cluster analysis to assess thermal defoliation of cotton Reprint Icon -
Fletcher, R.S., Showler, A., Funk, P.A. 2014. Employing broadband spectra and cluster analysis to assess thermal defoliation of cotton. Computers and Electronics in Agriculture. 105:103-110.
Predicting seed cotton moisture content from changes in drying air temperature - second year -
Armijo, C.B., Hardin Iv, R.G., Funk, P.A., Gillum, M.N. 2014. Predicting seed cotton moisture content from changes in drying air temperature - second year [abstract]. ASABE Annual International Meeting. Paper No. 131619528.
Cyclone energy: impact of inlet velocity and outlet évasé designs -
Funk, P.A., Holt, G.A., Whitelock, D.P. 2013. Cyclone energy: impact of inlet velocity and outlet evase designs. ASABE Annual International Meeting. July 21-24, 2013,Kansas City, MO. Paper no. 131594897.
Chili peppers: Challenges and advances in transitioning harvesting of New Mexico's signature crop -
Walker, S.J., Funk, P.A., Herbon, R., Uchanski, M. 2013. Chili peppers: Challenges and advances in transitioning harvesting of New Mexico's signature crop. Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science. Available: http://ashs.org/abstracts/2013/abstracts13/abstract_id_13236.html.
Energy Monitoring in Gins - 2012 Preliminary Results -
Hardin IV, R.G. and P.A. Funk. Energy Monitoring in Gins - 2012 Preliminary Results. Proceedings of Beltwide Cotton Prod. Res. Conf., National Cotton Council, pp 972-977, CD ROM. 2013.
Changes in cotton gin energy use over the past 50 years -
Funk, P.A., Hughs, S.E., Hardin Iv, R.G., Boykin Jr, J.C. 2013. Changes in cotton gin energy use over the past 50 years. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference. January 7-10, 2013, San Antonio, TX. Available: http://www.cotton.org/beltwide/proceedings/.
Effect of replacing soybean meal protein with protein from upland cottonseed, Pima cottonseed, or extruded Pima cottonseed on production of lactating dairy cows Reprint Icon -
Broderick, G.A., Kerkman, T.M., Sullivan, H.M., Dowd, M.K., Funk, P.A. 2013. Effect of replacing soybean meal protein with protein from upland cottonseed, Pima cottonseed, or extruded Pima cottonseed on production of lactating dairy cows. Journal of Dairy Science. 96:2374-2386. Available: DOI 10.3168/jds.2012-5723.
Emissions from gas fired agricultural burners -
Baker, K.D., Armijo, C.B., Funk, P.A., Hughs, S.E. 2013. Emissions from gas fired agricultural burners. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 29(2):269-277.
Dust cyclone technology for gins – A literature review -
Funk, P.A., Baker, K.D. 2013. Dust cyclone technology for gins – A literature review. Journal of Cotton Science. 17(1):40-51.
Changes in cotton gin energy consumption apportioned by ten functions -
Funk, P.A., Hardin IV, R.G., Hughs, S.E., Boykin Jr, J.C. 2013. Changes in cotton gin energy consumption apportioned by ten functions. Journal of Cotton Science. 17:174-183.
Electricity use patterns in cotton gins Reprint Icon -
Hardin IV, R.G., Funk, P.A. 2012. Electricity use patterns in cotton gins. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 28(6): 841-849.
Energy monitoring in gins - 2011 -
Hardin IV, R. G. ad Funk, P.A. 2012. Energy monitoring in gins - 2011. Proceedings of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers International (ASABE). 2012 Annual International Meeting. Dallas, TX July 29 - August 1, 2012. Paper Number 12-1336884.
Monitoring agricultural processing electrical energy use and efficiency -
Funk, P.A., Hardin Iv, R.G. 2012. Monitoring agricultural processing electrical energy use and efficiency. ASABE Annual International Meeting. PRESENTATION - Paper No. 121338018.
Predicting seed cotton moisture content from changes in drying air temperature -
Armijo, C.B., Hardin Iv, R.G., Funk, P.A., Gillum, M.N. 2012. Predicting seed cotton moisture content from changes in drying air temperature. ASABE Annual International Meeting. Presentation Only; Number 121336910.
Advances in dust cyclone research -
Funk, P.A., Whitelock, D.P. 2012. Advances in dust cyclone research. Proceedings of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers International (ASABE). July 29-August 1, 2012, Dallas, TX. Paper no. 121338015.
Energy Monitoring in Gins - 2011 -
Hardin IV, R.G., Funk, P.A. 2012. Energy Monitoring in Gins - 2011. In: 2012 Beltwide Cotton Conference, January 3-6, 2012, Orlando, Florida. p. 641-650.
Cotton gin electrical energy use trends and 2009 audit results -
Funk, P.A., Hardin IV, R.G. 2012. Cotton gin electrical energy use trends and 2009 audit results. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 28(4):503-510.
Dust cyclone research in the 21st century -
Funk, P.A., Baker, K.D. 2012. Dust cyclone research in the 21st century. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference Proceedings. January 3-6, 2012, Orlando, Florida. CD.
Cotton thermal defoliation economics -
Funk, P.A., Armijo, C.B., Hawkes, G.M., Libben, J.D. 2012. Cotton thermal defoliation economics. Journal of American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers. 75(1):29-42.
Rubber finger stripper harvester for green chile -
Funk, P.A., Walker, S.J. 2011. Rubber finger stripper harvester for green chile. ASABE Annual International Meeting. August 7-11, 2011, Louisville, KY. Paper No. 1111099.
The economics of air quality regulation: the true costs of increased PM2.5 regulation -
Funk, P.A. 2011. The economics of air quality regulation: the true costs of increased PM2.5 regulation. Western Dairy Air Quality Symposium. April 20-21, 2011, Sacramento, CA. Available: http://www.westerndairies.org/2011symposium/17Funk.pdf.
Replacing soybean meal with Upland cottonseed, Pima cottonseed, or extruded Pima cottonseed cake on production of lactating dairy cows -
Broderick, G.A., Kerkman, T.M., Sullivan, H.M., Dowd, M.K., Funk, P.A. 2011. Replacing soybean meal with Upland cottonseed, Pima cottonseed, or extruded Pima cottonseed cake on production of lactating dairy cows. Journal of Dairy Science. 94(E-Supplement 1):638.
Energy monitoring in gins -
Hardin IV, R.G., Funk, P.A. 2011. Energy Monitoring in Gins. In proc of Beltwide Cotton Conference. National Cotton Council. Atlanta, GA. January 4-7, 2011. CD ROM p. 636-645.
Energy conservation principles -
Funk, P.A., Hardin Iv, R.G. 2011. Energy conservation principles. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference. 628-635.
A systems approach to chile harvest mechanization -
Funk, P.A., Walker, S.J., Herbon, R.P. 2011. A systems approach to chile harvest mechanization. International Journal of Vegetable Science. 17:296-309.
The environmental cost of reducing agricultural fine particulate (PM2.5) dust emissions. -
Funk, P.A. 2010. The environmental cost of reducing agricultural fine particulate (PM2.5) dust emissions.. International Symposium on Air Quality and Waste Management for Agriculture. 711P0510cd.
Pepper Harvest Mechanization: Past and Present -
Funk, P.A. 2010. Pepper Harvest Mechanization: Past and Present [abstract]. HortScience. 45(8).
Evaluation of five green chile cultivars utilizing five different harvest mechanisms -
Funk, P.A., Walker, S.J. 2010. Evaluation of five green chile cultivars utilizing five different harvest mechanisms. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 26(6):955-964.
THE ENVIRONMENTAL COST OF REDUCING AGRICULTURAL FINE PARTICULATE (PM2.5) DUST EMISSIONS -
Funk, P.A. 2010. THE ENVIRONMENTAL COST OF REDUCING AGRICULTURAL FINE PARTICULATE (PM2.5) DUST EMISSIONS. Proceedings of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE) 2010 Annual International Meeting. June 20-24,2010, Pittsburgh, PA. Paper No. 1008749.
PEPPER HARVESTER DEVELOPMENT -
Funk, P.A., Marshall, D.E. 2010. PEPPER HARVESTER DEVELOPMENT. Proceedings of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE) 2010 Annual International Meeting. June 20-24, 2010, Pittsburgh, PA. Paper No. 1008746.
Pepper harvest technology -
Funk, P.A., Marshall, D. 2012. Pepper harvest technology. In: Russo, V.M., editor. Peppers: botany, production and uses. Cambridge, MA: CAB International. CAB International United Kingdom. p. 227-240.
Thermal defoliation -
Funk, P.A. 2010. Thermal defoliation. In: Heldman, D.R., Moraru, C.I., editors. Encyclopedia of Agricultural, Food, and Biological Engineering. 2nd edition. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press. p. 1671-1674.
The environmental cost of reducing agricultural fine particulate matter emissions -
Funk, P.A. 2010. The environmental cost of reducing agricultural fine particulate matter emissions. Journal of Air and Waste Management Association. 60(6):681-687.
Green Chile Pepper Harvest Mechanization -
Funk, P.A., Walker, S.J. 2009. Green Chile Pepper Harvest Mechanization. Proceedings of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE) 2009 Annual International Meeting. June 21-24, 2009, Reno, NV. Paper No. 095518.
Fiber properties of saw and roller ginned naturally colored cotton -
Funk, P.A., Gamble, G.R. 2009. Fiber properties of saw and roller ginned naturally colored cotton. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference. 2009 CD 1205-1210.
Fiber properties of saw and roller ginned naturally colored cottons -
Funk, P.A., Gamble, G.R. 2009. Fiber properties of saw and roller ginned naturally colored cottons. Journal of Cotton Science. 13:166-173.
LABORATORY DETECTION OF PLASTICS IN SEEDCOTTON WITH ION MOBILITY SPECTROMETRY -
Funk, P.A., Eiceman, G.A., White, C.R., White, W. 2008. Laboratory detection of plastics in seedcotton with ion mobility spectrometry. Journal of Cotton Science. 12:237-245.
Detecting plastics in seedcotton -
Funk, P.A., Eiceman, G.A. 2008. Detecting plastics in seedcotton. Proceedings of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE) 2008 Annual International Meeting. June 29 - July 2, 2008, Providence, RI. Paper No. 083601.
Evaluation of the on-board module building cotton harvest systems -
Ibendahl, G., Willcutt, H., Anderson, J., Barnes, E., Reeves, J., Wedegaertner, T., Wanjura, J.D., Funk, P.A., Holt, G.A., Byler, R.K., Faulkner, W.B., Shaw, B.W., Searcy, S., Kulkarni, S. 2008. Evaluation of the on-board module building cotton harvest systems. In: Proceedings of 2008 Engineered Fiber Selection System Conference, June 10-11, 2008, Memphis, TN.
Detecting plastics in seedcotton -
Funk, P.A. 2008. Detecting plastics in seedcotton. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference, January 8-11, 2008, Nashville, TN. p. 620-624. 2008 CDROM.
Preparing for harvest without chemicals -
Funk, P.A. 2008. Preparing for harvest without chemicals. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference, January 8-11, 2008, Nashville, TN. p. 72-77. 2008 CDROM.
ANAEROBIC DIGESTION OF MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE AND AGRICULTURAL WASTE AND THE EFFECT OF CO-DIGESTION WITH DAIRY COW MANURE -
Macias-Corral, M.A., Samani, Z.A., Hanson, A.T., Smith, G.B., Funk, P.A., Yu, H.W., Longworth, J. 2008. Anaerobic digestion of municipal solid waste and agricultural waste and the effect of co-digestion with dairy cow manure. Bioresource Technology. 99(17):8288-8293.
ALTERNATIVE COTTON HARVEST PREPARATION -
Funk, P.A. 2008. Alternative cotton harvest preparation. In: Proceedings of the World Cotton Research Conference, September 9-15, 2007, Lubbock, Texas. 2007 CDROM.
SURVEYING THERMALLY-DEFOLIATED COTTON PLOTS WITH COLOR-INFRARED AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHY -
Fletcher, R.S., Showler, A., Funk, P.A. 2007. Surveying thermally-defoliated cotton plots with color-infrared aerial photography. Crop Management [online]. Available: http://www.plantmanagementnetwork.org/cm/research/2007/thermal.
MITIGATING COTTON STICKINESS CAUSED BY INSECTS -
Funk, P.A., Hughs, S.E., Gamble, G.R., Fleury, A. 2007. Mitigating cotton stickiness caused by insects. In: Proceedings of the Beltwide Cotton Conferences, January 9-12, 2007, New Orleans, Louisiana. 2007 CDROM p. 1943-1947.
THERMAL COTTON DEFOLIATION: IMPACT ON LATE-SEASON WHITEFLIES -
Bundy, C.S., Funk, P.A., Lowry, S., Steiner, R.L. 2007. Thermal cotton defoliation: impact on late-season whiteflies. In: Proceedings of the Beltwide Cotton Conferences, January 9-12, 2007, New Orleans, Louisiana. 2007 CDROM p. 260-262.
COTTON HARVEST PREPARATION USING THERMAL ENERGY -
Funk, P.A., Armijo, C.B., Brashears, A.D., McAlister III, D.D., Showler, A., Fletcher, R.S. 2006. Cotton harvest preparation using thermal energy. LP Gas Global Technology Conference. 19th World LP Gas Forum, October 17-20, 2006, Chicago, IL. 2006 CDROM.
COTTON STICKINESS MITIGATION BY BACTERIA -
Funk, P.A., Hughs, S.E., Gamble, G.R., Fleury, A. 2006. Cotton stickiness mitigation by bacteria. Proceedings of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers International (ASABE). Paper No. 061078.
COTTON HARVEST PREPARATION USING THERMAL ENERGY -
Funk, P.A., Armijo, C.B., Showler, A., Fletcher, R.S., Brashears, A.D., McAlister III, D.D. 2006. Cotton harvest preparation using thermal energy. Transactions of the ASABE. 49(3):617-622.
IMPACT OF THERMAL COTTON DEFOLIATION ON LATE-SEASON INSECT POPULATIONS -
Bundy, C.S., Funk, P.A., Steiner, R.L. 2006. Impact of thermal cotton defoliation on late-season insect populations. In: Proceedings of the Beltwide Cotton Conferences, January 3-6, 2006, San Antonio, Texas. 2006 CDROM. p. 1344-1351.
FERTILITY AND TOXICITY OF POTTING SOILS PREPARED FOR GINNING AND DAIRY WASTES ANAEROBIC DIGESTATE -
Funk, P.A., Armijo, C.B., Lindemann, W.C., Lewis, B.E., Flynn, R.P. 2006. Fertility and toxicity of potting soils prepared for ginning and dairy wastes anaerobic digestate. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference. In: Proceedings of the Beltwide Cotton Conferences, January 3-6, 2006, San Antonio, Texas. 2006 CDROM. p. 402-409.
EFFECT OF THERMAL DEFOLIATION ON COTTON LEAF DESICCATION, SENESCENCE, POST-HARVEST REGROWTH, AND LINT QUALITY -
Showler, A., Funk, P.A., Armijo, C.B. 2006. Effect of thermal defoliation on cotton leaf desiccation, senescence, post-harvest regrowth, and lint quality. Journal of Cotton Science. 10(1):39-45.
COMPARISON OF STICKY COTTON INDICES AND SUGAR COMPOSITION. -
Bancroft, J.S., Hutmacher, R., Godfrey, L., Goodell, P., Mcguire, M.R., Funk, P.A., Wright, S. 2006. Comparison of sticky cotton indices and sugar composition. Journal of Cotton Science. 10:97-104.
COTTON HARVEST PREPARATION USING THERMAL ENERGY -
Funk, P.A., Armijo, C.B., Brashears, A.D., McAlister III, D.D., Showler, A., Fletcher, R.S. 2006. COTTON HARVEST PREPARATION USING THERMAL ENERGY. Transactions of the ASABE. Vol 49(3): 617-622. (2006).
PRODUCING ENERGY AND SOIL AMENDMENT FROM DAIRY MANURE AND COTTON GIN WASTE -
Macias-Corral, M.A., Samani, Z.A., Hanson, A.T., Dela Vega, P., Funk, P.A. 2005. Producing energy and soil amendment from dairy manure and cotton gin waste. Transactions of the ASAE. 8(4):1521-1526.
CONVERTING GIN AND DAIRY WASTES TO METHANE -
Funk, P.A., Armijo, C.B., Hanson, A.T., Samani, Z.A., Macias-Corral, M.A., Smith, G.B., Riordan, J.T. 2005. Converting gin and dairy wastes to methane. Transactions of the ASAE. 48(3):1197-1201.
THERMAL DEFOLIATION IN 2004 -
Funk, P.A., Armijo, C., Brashears, A. D., Showler, A.T., Fletcher, R.S., Hutmacher, R.B., Godfrey, L.D., McGuire, M.R., Bancroft, J.S. 2005. Thermal defoliation in 2004. In: Proceedings of the National Cotton Council, Beltwide Cotton Conferences, January 4-7, 2005, New Orleans, Louisiana. p. 648-656. 2005 CDROM.
EXPERIMENTAL THERMAL DEFOLIATOR TRIALS -
Funk, P.A., Armijo, C.B., McAlister,III, D.D., Lewis, B.E. 2004. Experimental thermal defoliator trials. The Journal of Cotton Science. 8(4):230-242. Available: http://www.cotton.org/journal/current/cfm
2003 THERMAL DEFOLIATION TRIALS -
Funk, P.A., Armijo, C.B., McAlister, D.D., Brashears, A.D., McGuire, M.R., Lewis, B. E., Hutmacher, R.B., Roberts, B.A. 2004. 2003 Thermal defoliation trials. In: Proceedings of the National Cotton Council. 2004 Beltwide Cotton Conferences, January 5-9, 2004, San Antonio, Texas. 2004 CDROM. p. 755-759.
OVER-SIZED CYCLONES FOR LOW PRESSURE COTTON GIN EXHAUSTS -
Baker, K.D., Funk, P.A., Hughs, S.E. 2004. Over-sized cyclones for low pressure cotton gin exhausts. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 20(4):413-415.
THERMAL DEFOLIATION -
Funk, P.A. Thermal Defoliation. 2004. Encyclopedia of Agricultural, Food and Biological Engineering. p 1-3.
CONVERTING GIN AND DAIRY WASTES TO METHANE -
FUNK, P.A., ARMIJO, C.B., HANSON, A.T., SAMANI, Z.A., MACIAS-CORRAL, M.A., SMITH, G.B., RIORDAN, S.J. CONVERTING GIN AND DAIRY WASTES TO METHANE. ANIMAL, AGRICULTURAL AND FOOD PROCESSING WASTES SYMPOSIUM. 2003. p. 333-340.
TESTING AND REPORTING SOLAR COOKER PERFORMANCE -
THERMAL DEFOLIATION -
Funk, P.A., Armijo, C.B., McAlister, D.D., Brashears, A.D., Bancroft, J.S., Roberts, B.A., Lewis, B.E. 2003. Thermal defoliation. National Cotton Council. CD-ROM p. 2549-2553.
METHANE FROM GIN AND DAIRY WASTES -
Funk, P.A., Armijo, C.B., Hanson, A.T., Samani, Z.A., Smith, G.B., Riordan, S.J.T. Methane from gin and dairy wastes. In: Proceedings of the Beltwide Cotton Conferences. 2003 Beltwide Cotton Conferences, January 6-10, 2003, Nashville, Tennessee. 2003 CDROM. p. 2528-2532.
PINK BOLLWORM PHEROMONE DISPENSER HARVEST LOSSES -
Funk, P.A., Armijo, C.B., Lewis, B.E. 2003. Pink bollworm pheromone dispenser harvest losses. National Cotton Council. CD-ROM p 2516-2517.
EVALUATING AN ON-LINE DUST CYCLONE PERFORMANCE MONITOR -
FUNK, P.A., BAKER, K.D., HUGHS, S.E., HOLT, G.A. 2003. EVALUATING AN ON-LINE DUST CYCLONE PERFORMANCE MONITOR. INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON AIR POLLUTION FROM AGRICULTURAL OPERATIONS-III. P. 40-44.
DISCRIMINATION OF COMBUSTION FUEL SOURCES USING GAS CHROMATOGRAPY-PLANAR FIELD ASYMETRIC WAVEFORM ION MOBILITY SPECTROMETRY -
Eiceman, G.A., Tarassov, A., Funk, P.A., Hughs, S.E., Nazarov, E.G., Miller, R.A. Discrimination of combustion fuel sources using gas chromatograhphy-planar field asymmetric-waveform ion mobility spectrometry. Journal of Separation Science. 2003. v. 26(6/7). p. 585-593.
TESTING AND REPORTING SOLAR COOKER PERFORMANCE -
FUNK, P.A. 2003. TESTING AND REPORTING SOLAR COOKER PERFORMANCE. ASAE STANDARDS. P. 825-826.
COMPARISON OF EMISSION PROFILES FOR VOLATILE ORGANIC COMPOUNDS FROM COTTON AND POLYPROPYLENE-BASED TARP -
Eiceman, G. A., Bergloff, J.F., Funk, P.A. Comparison of emission profiles for volatile organic compounds from cotton and polypropylene-based tarp. Journal of Cotton Science. 2002. v. 6. p. 40-51.
DUST COLLECTION EFFICIENCY OF OVER-SIZED COTTON GIN CYCLONES -
BAKER, K.D., FUNK, P.A., HUGHS, S.E. DUST COLLECTION EFFICIENCY OF OVER-SIZED COTTON GIN CYCLONES. NATIONAL COTTON COUNCIL BELTWIDE COTTON CONFERENCE. 2002. 3 p.
THERMAL DEFOLIATION -
FUNK, P.A., ARMIJO, C.B., LEWIS, B.E., STEINER, R.L., MCALISTER III, D.D. THERMAL DEFOLIATION. NATIONAL COTTON COUNCIL BELTWIDE COTTON CONFERENCE. 2002. 7 p.
DESIGN AND EVALUATION OF A COTTON FLOW RATE SENSOR -
Wilkerson, J.B., Moody, F.H., Hart, W.E., Funk, P.A. 2001. Design and Evaluation of A Cotton Flow Rate Sensor. Transactions of the ASAE. 44(6):1415-1420
DUST CYCLONE DESIGN -
Funk, P.A., Hughs, S.E., Holt, G.A. Dust Cyclone Design. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 2001. v. 17. p. 441-444.
MINIATURE RADIO-FREQUENCY MOBILITY ANALYZER AS A GAS CHROMATOGRAPHIC DETECTOR FOR OXYGEN-CONTAINING VOLATILE ORGANIC COMPOUNDS, PHEROMONES AND OTHER INSECT ATTRACTANTS -
Eiceman, G.A., Tadjikov, B.M., Krylov, E.V., Nazarov, E.G., Miller, R.A., Westbrook, J.K., Funk, P.A. Miniature radio-frequency mobility analyzer as a gas chromatographic detector for oxygen-containing volatile organic compounds, pheromones and other insect attractants. Journal of Chromatography. 2001. v. 917. p. 205-217.
CALCULATED VERSUS MEASURED PRESSURE LOSSES FOR TWO SEED COTTON UNLOADING SYSTEMS -
HOLT, G.A., LAIRD, J.W., BAKER, R.V., FUNK, P.A. CALCULATED VERSUS MEASURED PRESSURE LOSSES FOR TWO SEED COTTON UNLOADING SYSTEMS. APPLIED ENGINEERING IN AGRICULTURE. 2001. V. 17(4). P. 465-473.
IN-GIN MASS FLOW MEASUREMENT OF SEED COTTON -
Funk, P.A., Gillum, M.N., Hughs, S.E., 2001. In-Gin Mass Flow Measurement Of Seed Cotton. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference. p. 1404-1406.
PRELIMINARY THERMAL DEFOLIATION TRIALS -
Funk, P.A., Lewis, B.E., Hughs, S.E. 2001. Preliminary Thermal Defoliation Trials. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference. p. 323.
MASS FLOW MEASUREMENT OF SEED COTTON -
Funk, P.A., Gillum, M.N., Hughs, S.E., Pelletier, M.G. 2000. Mass Flow Measurement of Seed Cotton. Transactions of the ASAE. 43(6) p. 1401-1407.
DUST CYCLONE MODELING AND VALIDATION -
Funk, P.A., Hughs, S.E., Holt, G.A. 2000. Dust Cyclone Modeling and Validation. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Meeting Papers. p 1-10. Paper No. 004026.
SUMMARY OF CYCLONE RESEARCH AT TWO USDA-ARS GINNING LABORATORIES -
Funk, P.A., Holt, G.A. Summary of Cyclone Research at Two USDA-ARS Ginning Laboratories. Proceedings Second International Conference on Air Pollution from Agricultural Operations. 2000. p. 271-277.
THE NEED FOR IN-GIN ON-LINE CONTAMINATION DETECTION -
Funk, P.A., Eiceman, G.A. 2000. The Need For In-Gin On-Line Contamination Detection. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Meeting Papers. ASAE Paper No. 001147. p 1-7.
ENTRANCE VELOCITY OPTIMIZATION FOR MODIFIED DUST CYCLONES -
Funk, P.A., Hughs, S.E., Holt, G.A. Entrance Velocity Optimization for Modified Dust Cyclones. The Journal of Cotton Science. 2000. v. 4. p. 178-182.
MODIFICATIONS AND IMPROVEMENTS OF TWO SEED COTTON UNLOADING SYSTEMS -
HOLT, G.A., LAIRD, J.W., BAKER, R.V., FUNK, P.A. MODIFICATIONS AND IMPROVEMENTS OF TWO SEED COTTON UNLOADING SYSTEMS. PROCEEDINGS OF THE BELTWIDE COTTON CONFERENCE. 2000. V. 2. P. 1563-1571.
SEED COTTON MASS FLOW MEASUREMENT -
Funk, P.A., Gillum, M.N., Hughs, S.E., Pelletier, M.G. 2000. Seed Cotton Mass Flow Measurement. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference. V2. p. 1571-1574
DUST CYCLONE MODELING -
Funk, P.A., Hughs, S.E., Holt, G. A. Dust Cyclone Modeling. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference. 2000. p. 1640-1641.
NON-INTRUSIVE FLOW RATE SENSOR FOR HARVESTER AND GIN APPLICATIONS -
Moody, F.H., Wilkerson, J.B., Hart, W.E., Goodwin, U.E., Funk, P.A. 2000. Non-Intrusive Flow Rate Sensor For Harvester and Gin Applications. Proceedings of the Beltwide Cotton Conference. p. 410-415.
CURRENT RECOMMENDATIONS FOR GIN EMISSION CONTROL -
Green, J.K., Funk, P.A., Holt, G.A. Current Recommendations for Gin Emission Control. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference. 2000. p. 474-475.
INTERNATIONAL STANDARDS FOR TESTING SOLAR COOKERS -
Funk, P.A., 1999. International Standards For Testing Solar Cookers. Proceedings of the International Conference World Solar Cooking and Food Processing. p 167-174.
EVALUATING THE INTERNATIONAL STANDARD PROCEDURE FOR TESTING SOLAR COOKERS AND REPORTING PERFORMANCE -
CYCLONE EFFICIENCY SENSITIVITY TO ENTRANCE VELOCITY -
DISPERSION MODELING OF PARTICULATE FROM POINT AND MULTIPLE POINT SOURCES -
Zwicke, G.W., Shaw, B.W., Parnell, C.B., Hughs, S.E., Funk, P.A., Fritz, B.K. 1999. Dispersion Modeling of Particulate From Point and Multiple Point Sources. Proceddings of the Beltwide Cotton Conference. v2. p 1441-1446.
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