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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Ruixiu Sui
Research Agricultural Engineer


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Climate optimized planting windows for cotton in the lower Mississippi Delta region -
Irrigation scheduling as affected by field capacity and wilting point water content from different data sources -
Yield response to variable rate irrigation in corn -
Sui, R., Fisher, D.K., Reddy, K.N. 2015. Yield response to variable rate irrigation in corn. Journal of Agricultural Science. Vol. 7(11):11-18.
Effects of soil water holding capacity on evapotranspiration and irrigation scheduling -
Precision agriculture in large-scale mechanized farming -
Yang, C., Sui, R., Lee, W. 2016. Precision agriculture in large-scale mechanized farming. In: Zhang, Q., ed., Precision Agriculture Technology for Crop Farming. CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL. p. 177-211.
Wireless sensor network for monitoring soil moisture and weather conditions -
Sui, R., Baggard, J.L. 2015. Wireless sensor network for monitoring soil moisture and weather conditions. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 31(2):193-200.
Corn yield response to reduced water use at different growth stages -
Kebede, H.A., Sui, R., Fisher, D.K., Reddy, K.N., Bellaloui, N., Molin, W.T. 2014. Corn yield response to reduced water use at different growth stages. Agricultural Sciences. 5:1305-1315.
Field test of a center pivot irrigation system -
Sui, R., Fisher, D.K. 2015. Field test of a center pivot irrigation system. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 31(1):83-88.
Water saving technologies in U.S. irrigation -
Evett, S.R., Vories, E.D., Stone, K.C., Sui, R., Trout, T.J., Reba, M.L., Bronson, K.F. 2014. Water saving technologies in U.S. irrigation [abstract]. Sino-US workshop on water use efficiency in Yangling, China, Sept. 12. skp
Irrigation methods and scheduling in the delta region of Mississippi: current status and strategies to improve irrigation efficiency -
Kebede, H.A., Fisher, D.K., Sui, R., Reddy, K.N. 2014. Irrigation methods and scheduling in the delta region of Mississippi: current status and strategies to improve irrigation efficiency. American Journal of Plant Sciences. 5:2917-2928.
Effect of supplemental irrigation and graded levels of nitrogen on cotton yield and quality -
Sui, R., Byler, R.K., Fisher, D.K., Barnes, E.M., Delhom, C.D. 2014. Effect of supplemental irrigation and graded levels of nitrogen on cotton yield and quality. Journal of Agricultural Science. 6(2):119-131.
An inexpensive open-source ultrasonic sensing system for monitoring fluid levels -
Fisher, D.K., Sui, R. 2013. An inexpensive open-source ultrasonic sensing system for monitoring fluid levels. Agricultural Engineering International: CIGR Journal. 15(4):328-334.
Evaluation of a center pivot variable rate irrigation system -
Sui, R., Fisher, D.K. 2013. Evaluation of a center pivot variable rate irrigation system. In Proceedings of Irrigation Show and Education Conference.Irrigation Association Conference Proceedings. pp. 9.
Evaluation of soil moisture sensors -
Sui, R., Pringle, H.C., Barnes, E.M. 2013. Evaluation of soil moisture sensors. International Irrigation Show. pp. 11.
Estimation of cotton yield with varied irrigation and nitrogen treatments using aerial multispectral imagery -
Huang, Y., Sui, R., Thomson, S.J., Fisher, D.K. 2013. Estimation of cotton yield with varied irrigation and nitrogen treatments using aerial multispectral imagery. International Journal of Agricultural and Biological Engineering. 6(3):37-41.
Development of sensor systems for precision agriculture in cotton -
Sui, R., Thomasson, J.A., Ge, Y. 2012. Development of sensor systems for precision agriculture in cotton. International Journal of Agricultural and Biological Engineering. 5(4):1-14.
Cotton yield assessment using plant height mapping system -
Sui, R., Fisher, D.K., Reddy, K.N. 2012. Cotton yield assessment using plant height mapping system. Journal of Agriculture and Environmental Science. 5(1): 23-31.
Mechanization, sensing, and control in cotton production -
Sui, R., Thomasson, J.A. 2013. Mechanization, sensing, and control in cotton production. In Book of Agricultural Automation: Fundamentals and Practices, eds. Q. Zhang and F.J. Pierce, CRC Press, Taylor and Francis Group. pp. 125-148.
Improvement of an optical density sensor for algae pond monitoring and process control -
Yao, Y., Thomasson, A., Yufeng, G., Sui, R. 2012. Improvement of an optical density sensor for algae pond monitoring and process control. ASABE Annual International Meeting, Paper No.:12-1338095, 14 pp.
Soil moisture and plant canopy temperature sensing for irrigation application in cotton -
Sui, R., Fisher, D.K., Barnes, E.M. 2012. Soil moisture and plant canopy temperature sensing for irrigation application in cotton. Journal of Agricultural Science. 4(12):93-105.
Aerial multispectral imaging for cotton yield estimation under different irrigation and nitrogen treatments -
Huang, Y., Sui, R., Thomson, S.J., Fisher, D.K. 2012. Aerial multispectral imaging for cotton yield estimation under different irrigation and nitrogen treatments. Proceedings of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers International (ASABE). Paper No. 121338416, pp. 8.
Assessment of cotton plant nitrogren status and yield potential using plant height mapping system -
Sui, R., Fisher, D.K., Reddy, K.N. 2012. Assessment of cotton plant nitrogren status and yield potential using plant height mapping system. Proceedings of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers International (ASABE), Paper No.:12-1338431, 6 pp.
Wireless sensor network for irrigation application in cotton -
Sui, R., Fisher, D.K., Barnes, E.M. 2012. Wireless sensor network for irrigation application in cotton, Beltwide Cotton Conference, pp. 508-516.
Air-bar cotton lint cleaner -
Sui, R., Byler, R.K. 2012. Air-bar cotton lint cleaner. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 28(2):173-177.
Evaluation of a mass flow sensor at a gin -
Sui, R., Byler, R.K. 2012. Evaluation of a mass flow sensor at a gin. Journal of Cotton Science. 16:27-33.
Cotton revenue apportioned between lint yield and fiber quality: a precision agriculture perspective -
Ge, Y., Thomasson, J., Morgan, C., Stanislav, S., Sui, R. 2012. Cotton revenue apportioned between lint yield and fiber quality: a precision agriculture perspective. Journal of Cotton Science. 15:274-281.
Remote sensing of soil properties in precision agriculture: a review -
Ge, Y., Thomasson, J.A., Sui, R. 2011. Remote sensing of soil properties in precision agriculture: a review. Frontiers of Earth Science. 5(3):229-238.
A comparison of regression and regression-kriging for soil characterization using remote sensing imagery -
Ge, Y., Thomasson, J.A., Sui, R., Wooten, J. 2011. A comparison of regression and regression-kriging for soil characterization using remote sensing imagery. Frontiers of Earth Science. 5(3):239-244.
High-biomass sorghum yield estimate with aerial imagery -
Sui, R., Hartley, B.E., Gibson, J.M., Yang, C., Thomasson, J., Searcy, S.W. 2011. High-biomass sorghum yield estimate with aerial imagery. Journal of Applied Remote Sensing (JARS). DOI:10.1117/1.3586795, 5,053523.
Evaluation of an experimental mass-flow sensor of cotton-lint at the gin -
Sui, R., Byler, R.K. 2011. Evaluation of an experimental mass-flow sensor of cotton-lint at the gin. Proceedings of Beltwide Cotton Prod. Res. Conf., Jan 5-7, 2011, Atlanta, GA. pp 585-593.
Development of an air-bar lint cleaner -
Sui, R., Byler, R.K. 2011. Development of an air-bar lint cleaner. Proceedings of Beltwide Cotton Prod. Res. Conf., Jan 5-7, 2011, Atlanta, GA. pp 668-673
Application of binomial and multinomial probability statistics to the sampling design process of a global grain tracing and recall system Reprint Icon -
Lee, K., Armstrong, P.R., Thomasson, A., Sui, R., Casada, M., Herrman, T.J. 2011. Application of binomial and multinomial probability statistics to the sampling design process of a global grain tracing and recall system. Food Control. 22(7):1085-1094.
Effect of Machine-Fiber Interaction on Cotton Fiber Quality and Foreign-Matter Particle Attachment to the Fiber Reprint Icon -
Sui, R., Thomasson, J., Byler, R.K., Boykin Jr, J.C., Barnes, E.M. 2010. Effect of machine-fiber interaction on cotton fiber quality and foreign-matter particle attachment to the fiber. Journal of Cotton Science. 14:145-153.
Wireless tracking of cotton modules Part II: automatic machine identification and system testing -
Sjolander, A.J., Thomasson, J.A., Sui, R., Ge, Y. 2011. Wireless tracking of cotton modules. Part II: automatic machine identification and system testing. Computers and Electronics in Agriculture. 75:34-43.
Yield mapping of high-biomass sorghum with aerial imagery -
Sui, R., Hartley, B.E., Gibson, J.M., Yang, C., Thomasson, J., Searcy, S.W. 2010. Yield mapping of high-biomass sorghum with aerial imagery. In Proceedings of ASABE Annual International Meeting (ASABE). Paper No. 1008833. June 20-23, 2010, Pittsburgh, PA.
Wireless tracking of cotton modules. Part I: Automatic message triggering -
Sjolander, A.J., Thomasson, J.A., Sui, R., Ge, Y. 2011. Wireless tracking of cotton modules. Part I: Automatic message triggering. Computers and Electronics in Agriculture. 75:23-33.
Toward on-line measurement of algal properties -
Thomasson, J., Sui, R., Yao, Y., Ge, Y. 2010. Toward on-line measurement of algal properties. Proceedings of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE) Paper No. 1009359. June 20-23, 2010, Pittsburgh, PA.
Cotton-Harvester-Flow Simulator for Testing Cotton Yield Monitor -
Sui, R., Thomasson, J.A., To, S.D. 2010. Cotton-Harvester-Flow Simulator for Testing Cotton Yield Monitor. Int J Agric & Biol Eng. 3(1): 44-49.
Effect of Mechanical Actions on Cotton Fiber Quality and Foreign-Matter Particle Attachment to Cotton Fibers Reprint Icon -
Sui, R., Thomasson, J.A., Byler, R.K., Boykin Jr, J.C., Barnes, E.M. 2010. Effect of Mechanical Actions on Cotton Fiber Quality and Foreign-Matter Particle Attachment to Cotton Fibers. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference. CD ROM p. 586-595.
Effects of Friction Reduction on Fiber Damage in a Saw-Type Lint Cleaner Reprint Icon -
Thomasson, J.A., Sui, R., Byler, R.K., Barnes, E.M. 2010. Effects of Friction Reduction on Fiber Damage in a Saw-Type Lint Cleaner. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference. CD ROM p. 727-733.
Improvement of a Harvester Based, Multispectral, Seed Cotton Fiber Quality Sensor Reprint Icon -
Schielack, V., Thomasson, J.A., Sui, R., Morgan, C., Hequet, E. 2010. Improvement of a Harvester Based, Multispectral, Seed Cotton Fiber Quality Sensor. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference. CD ROM p. 596-604.
Cotton Fiber Quality Characterization with Vis-NIR Reflectance Spectroscopy: Toward an Optimal Sensor Reprint Icon -
Ge, Y., Thomasson, J., Sui, R. 2010. Cotton Fiber Quality Characterization with Vis-NIR Reflectance Spectroscopy: Toward an Optimal Sensor. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference. CD ROM p. 605-610.
The Effect of Soil Specific Seeding Rates on Water Stress and Cotton Yield Reprint Icon -
Stanislav, S., Morgan, C.S., Thomasson, A.J., Sui, R., Cothren, J.T., Hequet, E. 2010. The Effect of Soil Specific Seeding Rates on Water Stress and Cotton Yield [abstract]. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference. CD ROM p. 124.
Last Modified: 8/26/2016
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