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item A new spray deposition pattern measurement system based on spectral analysis of a fluorescent tracer (Mar 2019)
item Near-real-time flood forecasting based on satellite precipitation products (Jan 2019)
item Comparing canopy hyperspectral reflectance properties of Palmer amaranth to okra and super-okra leaf cotton (Dec 2018)
item Using hyperspectral data in precision farming applications (Dec 2018)
item A miniature integrated sensor for measuring reflectance, relative humidity, and temperature: A greenhouse example (Nov 2018)
item Advancing to the next generation precision agriculture (Nov 2018)
item Reconstruction of the full spectrum of solar-induced chlorophyll fluorescence: Intercomparison study for a novel method. (Oct 2018)
item A modified DNA barcode approach to define trophic interactions between native and exotic pentatomids and their parasitoids (Sep 2018)
item Optimal irrigation mode and spatio-temporal variability characteristics of soil moisture content in different growth stages of winter wheat (Sep 2018)
item Detection of pyrethroid resistance mutations in the major leishmaniasis vector Phlebotomus papatasi (Aug 2018)
item High-throughput sequencing and the viromic study of grapevine leaves: from the detection of grapevine-infecting viruses to the description of a new environmental Tymovirales member (Aug 2018)
item Trissolcus hyalinipennis Rajmohana & Narendran (Hymenoptera: Scelionidae), a parasitoid of Bagrada hilaris (Burmeister) (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae), emerges in North America (Aug 2018)
item Agricultural remote sensing big data: Management and applications (Jul 2018)
item History of discoveries and management of the Citrus longhorned beetle, Anoplophora chinensis, in Europe (Jul 2018)
item Hyperspectral imaging for differentiating glyphosate-resistant and glyphosate-susceptible Italian Ryegrass (Jun 2018)
item Re-examination of the taxonomic status of Anopheles hyrcanus and Anopheles pseudopictus using a multilocus genetic approach (Jun 2018)
item Ground ultra low volume (ULV) space spray applications for the control of wild sand fly populations (Psychodidae: Phlebotominae) in Europe (Jun 2018)
item Determining the geographic origin of invasive populations of the mealybug Planococcus ficus based on molecular genetic analysis (Mar 2018)
item Trans-generational inheritance of herbivory-induced phenotypic changes in Brassica rapa (Feb 2018)
item Geographic information system for pigweed distribution in the US Southeast (Feb 2018)
item UAV low-altitude remote sensing for precision weed management (Feb 2018)
item Noise-resistant spectral features for retrieving foliar chemical parameters (Dec 2017)
item Employing canopy hyperspectral narrowband data and random forest algorithm to differentiate palmer amaranth from colored cotton (Nov 2017)
item Complex invasion history of the Asian long-horned beetle: fifteen years after first detection in Europe (Sep 2017)
item Accidental introduction into Italy and establishment of Aprostocetus fukutai (Hym.: Eulophidae) in citrus longhorned beetle infestations (Sep 2017)
item Cattle fever tick, Rhipicephalus annulatus (Acari: Ixodidae), and the quest for discovery of its natural enemies in the Balkan Region (Sep 2017)
item Initial evaluation of two native egg parasitoids for the control of Bagrada hilaris, an invasive stink bug in western USA (Sep 2017)
item Mass-rearing optimization of the parasitoid Psyttalia lounsburyi for biological control of the olive fruit fly (Sep 2017)
item Biological control of olive fruit fly in California - release, establishment and impact of Psyttalia lounsburyi and Psyttalia humilis (Sep 2017)
item Benefits of pre-release population genetics: a case study using Psyttalia lounsburyi, a biocontrol agent of the olive fruit fly in California (Sep 2017)
item Genetic diversity and origins of Halyomorpha halys in the U.S. and of its potential biocontrol agent unexpectedly recovered from the wild in the United States (Sep 2017)
item Laboratory Evaluation of a Novel Lethal Ovitrap for Control of Aedes aegypti (Sep 2017)
item Detection of corn and weed species by the combination of spectral, shape and textural features (Aug 2017)
item Invasive insect herbivores as disrupters of chemically-mediated tritrophic interactions: effects of herbivore density and parasitoid learning (Jul 2017)
item The multitrophic consequences of concurrent insect invasions: a range-expanding herbivore and its associated parasitoid affect native tritrophic interactions (Jul 2017)
item The spitting image of plant defenses: effects of plant secondary chemistry on the efficiency of caterpillar regurgitant as an anti-predator defense (Jul 2017)
item The application of flexible unmanned aerial vehicle remote sensing for field-based crop phenotyping: Current status and perspectives (Jun 2017)
item Analysis of population structure and insecticide resistance in mosquitoes of the genus Culex, Anopheles and Aedes from different environments of Greece with a history of mosquito borne disease transmission (Jun 2017)
item Metagenomic-based impact study of transgenic grapevine rootstock on its associated virome and soil microbiome (May 2017)
item The distribution of the invasive pest, rice water weevil Lissorhoptrus oryzophilus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), is expanding in Europe: First record in the Balkans, confirmed by CO1 DNA barcoding (Apr 2017)
item Integrating remote sensing, GIS and dynamic models for landscape-level simulation of forest insect disturbance (Mar 2017)
item Herbivore-induced plant volatiles accurately predict history of coexistence, diet breadth, and feeding mode of herbivores (Jan 2017)
item Direct multiplex PCR (dmPCR) for the identification of six Phlebotomine sand fly species (Diptera: Psychodidae), including major Leishmania vectors of the Mediterranean (Jan 2017)
item Cotton yield estimation using very high-resolution digital images acquired on a low-cost small unmanned aerial vehicle (Jan 2017)
item Origin and phylogeography of the wheat stem sawfly, Cephus cinctus Norton (Hymenoptera : Cephidae): implications for pest management (Dec 2016)
item Atmospheric stability determination at different time intervals for determination of aerial application timing (Dec 2016)
item FluorWPS: A Monte Carlo ray-tracing model to compute sun-induced chlorophyll fluorescence of three-dimensional canopy (Dec 2016)
item Using vegetation indices as input into ramdom forest for soybean and weed classification (Nov 2016)
item Spectral discrimination of two pigweeds from cotton with different leaf colors (Oct 2016)
item Combined use of herbivore-induced plant volatiles and sex pheromones for mate location in braconid parasitoids (Oct 2016)
item Random forest and leaf multispectral reflectance data to differentiate three soybean varieties from two pigweeds (Oct 2016)
item Ecology of West Nile Fever across four European countries: Review of weather profiles, vector population dynamics and vector control response (Sep 2016)
item Powdery mildew suppresses herbivore-induced plant volatiles and interferes with parasitoid attraction in Brassica rapa (Aug 2016)
item Development of low-altitude remote sensing systems for crop production management (Aug 2016)
item Detection of wheat powdery mildew by differentiating background factors using hyperspectral imaging (Jul 2016)
item In-situ plant hyperspectral sensing for early detection of soybean injury from dicamba (Jul 2016)
item Pinpointing the level of isolation between two cryptic species sharing the same microhabitat: a case study with a scarabaeid species complex (Jul 2016)
item Discovery of Spathius ibarakius Belokobylskij et Maeto (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) as a larval ectoparasitoid of citrus longhorned beetle in Korea (Jun 2016)
item Genetic characterization of a red color morph of Euphorbia esula subsp. esula (Euphorbiaceae) in the floodplains of Saône (Eastern France) (Jun 2016)
item Species composition, activity patterns and blood meal analysis of sand fly populations (Diptera: Psychodidae) in the metropolitan region of Thessaloniki, an endemic focus of canine leishmaniasis (Jun 2016)
item Ground-based hyperspectral remote sensing for weed management in crop production (Apr 2016)
item The gastropod menace: slugs on Brassica plants affect caterpillar survival through consumption and interference with parasitoid attraction (Mar 2016)
item Understanding the transmission dynamics of Leishmania donovani to provide robust evidence for interventions to eliminate visceral leishmaniasis in Bihar, India (Jan 2016)
item Testing leaf multispectral reflectance data as input into random forest to differentiate velvetleaf from soybean (Dec 2015)
item Assimilating a synthetic Kalman filter leaf area index series into the WOFOST model to improve regional winter wheat yield estimation (Nov 2015)
item Identification of seedling cabbages and weeds using hyperspectral imaging (Oct 2015)
item Quantitative estimation of the fluorescent parameters for crop leaves with the Bayesian inversion (Oct 2015)
item Recent progress in a classical biological control program for olive fruit fly in California (Oct 2015)
item Unmanned aerial vehicle: A unique platform for low-altitude remote sensing for crop management (Oct 2015)
item Improvement of mass-rearing procedures for an olive fruit fly parasitoid – duration of exposure to hosts affects production of Psyttalia lounsburyi (Oct 2015)
item Remote sensing of selected winter and spring host plants of tarnished plant bug (Heteroptera: Miridae) and herbicide use strategies as a management tactic (May 2015)
item Jointly assimilating MODIS LAI and ET products into SWAP model for winter wheat yield estimation (Apr 2015)
item Improving winter wheat yield estimation by assimilation of the leaf area index from Landsat TM and MODIS data into the WOFOST model (Feb 2015)
item Detection of the onset of glyphosate-induced soybean plant injury through chlorophyll fluorescence signal extraction and measurement (Jan 2015)
item Relationships between microsclerotia content and hyperspectral reflectance data in soybean tissue infected by Macrophomina phaseolina (Dec 2014)
item First report of resistence to acetolactate synthase inhibiting herbicides in yellow nutsedge (Cyperus esculentus): confirmation and characterization (Nov 2014)