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Gary W Marek
Soil and Water Management Research


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Precipitation and Irrigation Management to Optimize Profits from Crop Production
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Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Net ecosystem exchange of CO2 and H2O fluxes from irrigated grain sorghum and maize in the Texas High Plains -
Wagle, P., Gowda, P., Moorhead, J.E., Marek, G.W., Brauer, D.K. 2018. Net ecosystem exchange of CO2 and H2O fluxes from irrigated grain sorghum and maize in the Texas High Plains. Science of the Total Environment. 637-638:163-173. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.05.018.
Application of an energy balance method for estimating evapotranspiration in cropping systems -
Anapalli, S.S., Green, T.R., Reddy, K.N., Gowda, P., Sui, R., Fisher, D.K., Moorhead, J.E., Marek, G.W. 2018. Application of an energy balance method for estimating evapotranspiration in cropping systems. Agricultural Water Management. 204:107-117.
Planting geometry and growing season effects on the growth and yield of dryland cotton -
Baumhardt, R.L., Schwartz, R.C., Marek, G.W., Bell, J.M. 2018. Planting geometry and growing season effects on the growth and yield of dryland cotton. Agricultural Science. 9(1):99-116. https://doi.org/10.4236/as.2018.91008
Row and plant spacing effects on growth and yield of dryland cotton where growing season duration is limited -
A subsurface drip irrigation system for weighing lysimetry -
Calibration and validation of CSM-CROPGRO-cotton model using lysimeter data in the Texas High Plains -
Adhikari, P., Gowda, P., Marek, G.W., Brauer, D.K., Kisekka, I., Northup, B.K., Rocatelli, A. 2018. Calibration and validation of CSM-CROPGRO-cotton model using lysimeter data in the Texas High Plains. Journal of Contemporary Water Research and Education. 162: 61-78.
Lysimetric evaluation of the APEX Model to simulate daily ET for irrigated crops in the Texas High Plains -
Saleh, A., Niraula, R., Marek, G.W., Gowda, P., Brauer, D.K., Howell, T.A. 2018. Lysimetric evaluation of the APEX Model to simulate daily ET for irrigated crops in the Texas High Plains. Transactions of the ASABE. 61(1):65-74. https://doi.org/10.13031/trans.11938
Assessing the efficacy of the SWAT auto-irrigation function to simulate Irrigation, evapotranspiration and crop response to irrigation management strategies of the Texas High Plains -
Chen, Y., Marek, G.W., Marek, T.H., Brauer, D.K., Srinivasan, R. 2017. Assessing the efficacy of the SWAT auto-irrigation function to simulate Irrigation, evapotranspiration and crop response to irrigation management strategies of the Texas High Plains. Water. 9(7):509. doi:10.3390/w9070509.
Exceedance probability of the standardized precipitation-evapotranspiration index in the Texas High Plains -
Moorhead, J.E., Marek, G.W., Gowda, P., Marek, T.H., Porter, D.O., Singh, V.P., Brauer, D.K. 2017. Exceedance probability of the standardized precipitation-evapotranspiration index in the Texas High Plains. Agricultural Sciences. 8(8):783-800 doi:10.4236/as.2017.88058.
SDI increases water use efficiency of grain crops in the Southern High Plains -
Evett, S.R., Brauer, D.K., Colaizzi, P.D., Marek, G.W., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Moorhead, J.E. 2017. SDI increases water use efficiency of grain crops in the Southern High Plains. 2017 UCOWR/NIWR Annual Conference, Fort Collins, CO, June 13-15, 2007.
Improved chamber systems for rapid, real-time nitrous oxide emissions from manure and soil -
Parker, D.B., Todd, R.W., Waldrip, H., Webb, K., Willis, W.M., Meyer, B.E., Marek, G.W., Casey, K.D., Auvermann, B., Marek, T., Pemberton, B. 2017. Improved chamber systems for rapid, real-time nitrous oxide emissions from manure and soil. Transactions of the ASABE. 60:(4)1235-1258. doi:10.13031/trans.1215a.
Simulating evapotranspiration (ET) yield response of selected corn varieties under full and limited irrigation in the Texas High Plains using DSSAT-CERES-Maize -
Marek, G.W., Marek, T.H., Xue, Q., Gowda, P., Evett, S.R., Brauer, D.K. 2017. Simulating evapotranspiration (ET) yield response of selected corn varieties under full and limited irrigation in the Texas High Plains using DSSAT-CERES-Maize. Transactions of the ASABE. 60(3):837-846.
Long-term conventional and no-tillage effects on field hydrology and yields of a dryland crop rotation -
Baumhardt, R.L., Schwartz, R.C., Jones, O.R., Scanlon, B.R., Reedy, R.C., Marek, G.W. 2017. Long-term conventional and no-tillage effects on field hydrology and yields of a dryland crop rotation. Soil Science Society of America Journal. 81(1)200-209.
Modeling long-term water use of cropping rotations in the Texas High Plains using SWAT -
Marek, G.W., Gowda, P., Marek, T., Baumhardt, R.L., Brauer, D.K. 2016. Modeling long-term water use of cropping rotations in the Texas High Plains using SWAT. Irrigation Science. doi:10.1007/s00271-016-0524-6.
Simulation of crop evapotranspiration and crop coefficient with data in weighing lysimeters -
Anapalli, S.S., Ahuja, L.R., Gowda, P., Ma, L., Marek, G.W., Evett, S.R., Howell, T.A. 2016. Simulation of crop evapotranspiration and crop coefficient with data in weighing lysimeters. Agricultural Water Management. 177:274-283.
Sustainable semiarid dryland production in relation to tillage effects on Hydrology: 1983-2013 -
Baumhardt, R.L., Schwartz, R.C., Jones, O.R., Scanlon, B.R., Reedy, R.C., Marek, G.W. 2016. Sustainable semiarid dryland production in relation to tillage effects on Hydrology: 1983-2013. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts, in Phoenix, Az., November 6-9, 2016.
Lysimetric evaluation of eddy covariance and scitillometer systems for the Texas High Plains -
Moorhead, J.E., Gowda, P., Marek, G.W., Lin, L., Kutikoff, S., Marek, T.H., Porter, D.O. 2016. Lysimetric evaluation of eddy covariance and scitillometer systems for the Texas High Plains. ASABE Annual International Meeting. ASABE 2016 international meeting, July 17-20, 2016, Orlando, FL.
Simulating evapotranspiration (ET) and corn yield response to irrigation management in the Texas High Plains using DSSAT -
Marek, G.W., Gowda, P., Marek, T.H., Xue, Q., Evett, S.R., Brauer, D.K. 2016. Simulating evapotranspiration (ET) and corn yield response to irrigation management in the Texas High Plains using DSSAT. ASABE 2016 international meeting, July 17-20, 2016.
Estimating preseason irrigation losses by characterizing evaporation of effective precipitation under bare soil conditions using large weighing lysimeters -
Marek, G.W., Gowda, P., Marek, T.H., Auvermann, B., Evett, S.R.,Colaizzi, P.D., Brauer, D.K. 2016. Estimating preseason irrigation losses by characterizing evaporation of effective precipitation under bare soil conditions using large weighing lysimeters. Agricultural Water Management. 169: 115-128 doi:10.1016/j.agwat.2016.02.024.
Calibration and validation of the SWAT model for predicting daily ET over irrigated crops in the Texas High Plains using lysimetric data -
Marek, G.W., Gowda, P., Evett, S.R., Baumhardt, R.L., Brauer, D.K., Howell, T.A., Marek, T.H., Srininvasan, R. 2016. Calibration and validation of the SWAT model for predicting daily ET over irrigated crops in the Texas High Plains using lysimetric data. Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2):611-622 doi:10.1303/trans.59.10926.
Estimating evapotranspiration for dryland cropping systems in the semiarid Texas High Plains using SWAT -
Marek, G.W., Gowda, P., Evett, S.R., Baumhardt, R.L., Brauer, D.K., Howell, T.A., Marek, T.H., Srininvasan, R. 2016. Estimating evapotranspiration for dryland cropping systems in the semiarid Texas High Plains using SWAT. Journal of the American Water Resources Association. 52(2):298-314.
The Bushland weighing lysimeters: A quarter century of crop ET investigations to advance sustainable irrigation -
A decade of remote sensing and evapotranspiration research at USDA-ARS Conservation and Production Research Laboratory -
Gowda, P., Howell, T.A., Chavez, J.L., Paul, G., Moorhead, J.E., Holman, D., Marek, T.H., Porter, D.O., Marek, G.W., Colaizzi, P.D., Evett, S.R., Brauer, D.K. 2015. A decade of remote sensing and evapotranspiration research at USDA-ARS Conservation and Production Research Laboratory. ASABE Annual International Meeting. CDROM: Paper#152141015.
The Bushland weighing lysimeters: A quarter century of crop ET investigations to advance sustainable irrigation Reprint Icon -
Evett, S.R., Howell, T.A., Schneider, A.D., Copeland, K.S., Dusek, D.A., Tolk, J.A., Brauer, D.K., Marek, G.W., Marek, T.M., Gowda, P. 2016. The Bushland weighing lysimeters: A quarter century of crop ET investigations to advance sustainable irrigation. Transactions of the ASABE. 58(5):13031/trans.58.11159.
Evaluation of SWAT for estimating ET in irrigated and dryland cropping systems in the Texas High Plains -
Marek, G.W., Gowda, P., Evett, S.R., Baumhardt, R.L., Brauer, D.K., Howell, T.A., Marek, T.H., Srinivasan, R. 2015. Evaluation of SWAT for estimating ET in irrigated and dryland cropping systems in the Texas High Plains. ASABE Annual International Meeting. CDROM: Paper#152141855.
Optimizing irrigation strategies as influenced by El Nino southern oscillation -
Baumhardt, R.L., Mauget, S.A., Gowda, P., Brauer, D.K., Marek, G.W. 2015. Optimizing irrigation strategies as influenced by El Nino southern oscillation Agronomy Journal. 107(5):1895-1904.
Spatial uniformity in sensitivity coefficient of reference ET in the Texas High Plains -
Moorhead, J.E., Gowda, P., Marek, G.W., Porter, D.O., Marek, T.H., Howell, T.A. 2016. Spatial uniformity in sensitivity coefficient of reference ET in the Texas High Plains. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 32(2):263-269:doi:10.13031/aea.32.10940.
Practical implications of applied irrigation research -
Marek, G.W., Gowda, P., Evett, S.R., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Brauer, D.K. 2015. Practical implications of applied irrigation research. Power Point Presentation at the High Plains Irrigation Conference, January 15, 2015, Amarillo Civic Center.
Forecast EL NIÑO–Southern oscillation phases and best irrigation strategies to increase cotton yield -
Baumhardt, R.L., Mauget, S.A., Gowda, P., Brauer, D.K., Marek, G.W. 2015. Forecast EL NIÑO–Southern oscillation phases and best irrigation strategies to increase cotton yield. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference. [abstract] p.934 on CDROM.
Evapotranspiration and irrigation algorithms in hydrologic modeling:Present Status and Opportunities -
Gowda, P., Marek, G.W., Baumhardt, R.L., Brauer, D.K., Evett, S.R., Ahuja, L.R. 2014. Evapotranspiration and irrigation algorithms in hydrologic modeling:Present Status and Opportunities [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 74-2. CDROM.
Increasing stocking density reduces emissions of fugitive dust from cattle feedyards -
Bush, K.J., Heflin, K.R., Marek, G.W., Bryant, T.C., Auvermann, B.W. 2014. Increasing stocking density reduces emissions of fugitive dust from cattle feedyards. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 30(5):815-824.
Evapotranspiration: Mass balance measurements compared with flux estimation methods -
Evett, S.R., Gowda, P., Marek, G.W., Alfieri, J.G., Kustas, W.P., Moorhead, J.E., Brauer, D.K. 2014. Evapotranspiration: Mass balance measurements compared with flux estimation methods. American Geophysical Union meeting {abstract]2014 AGU meeting, December 15-19, 2014, San Francisco, CA.
Testing of SWAT for estimating ET in irrigated and dryland cropping systems in the Texas High Plains -
Calibration and validation of the SWAT model for predicting daily ET for irrigated crops in the Texas High Plains using lysimetric data -
Marek, G.W., Gowda, P., Evett, S.R., Howell, T.A., Brauer, D.K., Marek, T.H., Moriasi, D.N., Baumhardt, R.L., Srinivasan, R. 2014. Calibration and validation of the SWAT model for predicting daily ET for irrigated crops in the Texas High Plains using lysimetric data. ASABE Paper No. 1872959.
Spatial variability insensitivity coefficient of grass and alfalfa reference evapotranspiration in the Texas High Plains -
Moorhead, J.E., Gowda, P., Marek, G.W., Porter, D.O., Marek, T.H., Howell, T.A. 2014. Spatial variability insensitivity coefficient of grass and alfalfa reference evapotranspiration in the Texas High Plains [abstract] ASABE Paper No. 18748.
Post-processing techniques for reducing errors in weighing lysimeter evapotranspiration (ET) datasets -
Marek, G.W., Evett, S.R., Gowda, P., Howell, T.A., Copeland, K.S., Baumhardt, R.L. 2014. Post-processing techniques for reducing errors in weighing lysimeter evapotranspiration (ET) datasets. Transactions of the ASABE. 57(2):499-515.