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Amber Williams
Grassland Soil and Water Research Laboratory
Biological Science Technician

Phone: (254) 770-6610
Fax: (254) 770-6561

808 E BLACKLAND RD
TEMPLE, TX 765026712

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Biofuel benefit or bummer? A review comparing environmental effects, economics, and feasibility of North American native perennial grass and traditional annual row crops when used for biofuel Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Jacot, J., Williams, A.S., Kiniry, J.R. 2021. Biofuel benefit or bummer? A review comparing environmental effects, economics, and feasibility of North American native perennial grass and traditional annual row crops when used for biofuel. Agronomy. 11(7). Article 1440. https://doi.org/10.3390/agronomy11071440.
Use of PhenoCam measurements and image analysis to inform the ALMANAC process-based simulation model Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Jacot, J., Kiniry, J.R., Williams, A.S., Coronel, A., Su, J., Miller, G.R., Mohanty, B., Saha, A., Gomez-Casanovas, N., Johnson, J.M., Browning, D.M. 2021. Use of PhenoCam measurements and image analysis to inform the ALMANAC process-based simulation model. Journal of Experimental Agriculture International. 43(4):120-144. https://doi.org/10.9734/jeai/2021/v43i430684.
Advances in application of a process-based crop model to wetland plants and ecosystems Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Williams, A.S., Kim, S., Kiniry, J.R. 2021. Advances in application of a process-based crop model to wetland plants and ecosystems. Wetlands. 41. Article 18. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13157-021-01416-7.
Modeling climate warming impacts on grain and forage sorghum yields in Argentina Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Druille, M., Williams, A.S., Torrecillas, M., Kim, S., Meki, N., Kiniry, J.R. 2020. Modeling climate warming impacts on grain and forage sorghum yields in Argentina. Agronomy. 10(7). Article 964. https://doi.org/10.3390/agronomy10070964.
Field and simulation-based assessment of vetivergrass bioenergy feedstock production potential in Texas Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Meki, M.N., Kiniry, J.R., Worqlul, A., Kim, S., Williams, A.S., Osorio, J.M., Reilley, J. 2020. Field and simulation-based assessment of vetivergrass bioenergy feedstock production potential in Texas. Agronomy Journal. 112(4):2692-2707. https://doi.org/10.1002/agj2.20226.
Improving the ability to include freshwater wetland plants in process-based models Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Williams, A.S., Mushet, D., Lang, M., McCarty, G.W., Shaffer, J.A., Kahara, S.N., Johnson, M.V., Kiniry, J.R. 2020. Improving the ability to include freshwater wetland plants in process-based models. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 75(6):704-712. https://doi.org/10.2489/jswc.2020.00089.
Simulating bimodal tall fescue growth with a degree-day-based process-oriented plant model Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kiniry, J.R., Kim, S., Williams, A.S., Lock, T.R., Kallenbach, R.L. 2018. Simulating bimodal tall fescue growth with a degree-day-based process-oriented plant model. Grass and Forage Science. 73:432-439. https://doi.org.10.1111/gfs.12346.
Model parameters for representative wetland plant functional groups Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Williams, A.S., Kiniry, J.R., Mushet, D., Smith, L., McMurry, S., Attebury, K., Lang, M., McCarty, G.W., Shaffer, J.A., Effland, W.R., Johnson, M.V. 2017. Model parameters for representative wetland plant functional groups. Ecosphere. 8(10) article e01958:1-14. https://doi.org/10.1002/ecs2.1958.
Adaptation of C4 bioenergy crop species to various environments within the Southern Great Plains of U.S. Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kim, S., Kiniry, J.R., Williams, A.S., Meki, M.N., Gaston, L.A., Brakie, M., Shadow, A., Fritschi, F.B., Wu, Y. 2017. Adaptation of C4 bioenergy crop species to various environments within the Southern Great Plains of U.S. Sustainability. 9:89. doi:10.3390/su9010089.
Simulating diverse native C4 perennial grasses with varying rainfall Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kim, S., Williams, A.S., Kiniry, J.R., Hawkes, C.V. 2016. Simulating diverse native C4 perennial grasses with varying rainfall. Journal of Arid Environments. 134:97-103. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jaridenv.2016.07.004.