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Kevin D Baker
Cotton Ginning Research
Agricultural Engineer

Phone: (575) 526-6381
Fax: (575) 525-1076
300 E. COLLEGE DR.
MESILLA PARK, NM, 88047

Projects
ENHANCING QUALITY, UTILITY, SUSTAINABILITY, ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT OF COTTON AND ITS BYPRODUCTS THROUGH IMPROVEMENT IN HARVEST/GIN PROCESSING
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 419799

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Moisture distribution in a laboratory microwave dryer- *DUPLICATE TO LOG #302412-DO NOT USE* - (Abstract Only) - (07-Jan-14)
Emissions from gas fired agricultural burners - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
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 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Funk, P.A., Baker, K.D. 2013. Dust cyclone technology for gins – A literature review. Journal of Cotton Science. 17(1):40-51.
Temperature control for seed cotton drying systems - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Baker, K.D. 2012. Temperature control for seed cotton drying systems. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 28(6):885-890.
Microwave drying of seed cotton - (Abstract Only)
Baker, K.D. 2012. Microwave drying of seed cotton. ASABE Annual International Meeting. Presentation ONLY; Number 121337611.
Dust cyclone research in the 21st century - (Proceedings)
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.
A survey of seed cotton dryers in cotton gins in the southwestern United States - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Baker, K.D., Hughs, S.E. 2012. A survey of seed cotton dryers in cotton gins in the southwestern United States. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 28(1):87-97.
Reclaiming fiberglass from faced insulation batts - (Abstract Only)
Baker, K.D. 2011. Reclaiming fiberglass from faced insulation batts. ASABE Annual International Meeting. Presentation only; number 1110587.
Spindle picker harvest speed effects - (Proceedings)
Baker, K.D., Hughs, S.E. 2011. Spindle picker harvest speed effects. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference. 510-515.
Cotton quality as affected by changes in spindle speed - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Baker, K.D., Hughs, S.E., Foulk, J. 2010. Cotton quality as affected by changes in spindle speed. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 26(3):363-369.
Optimizing Spindle Speed for Cotton Pickers - (Proceedings)
Baker, K.D., Hughs, S.E. 2010. Optimizing Spindle Speed for Cotton Pickers. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference. p. 551-557. 2010 CD.
Cotton Bale Moisture Meter Comparison at Different Locations - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Byler, R.K., Pelletier, M.G., Baker, K.D., Hughs, S.E., Buser, M.D., Holt, G.A., Carroll, J.A. 2009. Cotton Bale Moisture Meter Comparison at Different Locations. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 25(3): 315-320.
Air temperature variation across the seed cotton dryer mixpoint - (Proceedings)
Baker, K.D. 2009. Air temperature variation across the seed cotton dryer mixpoint. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference. 2009 CD 503-513.
Spindle speed effects on cotton fiber quality - (Abstract Only)
Baker, K.D., Hughs, S.E. 2008. Spindle speed effects on cotton fiber quality. ASABE Annual International Meeting. Paper No. 084069.
Use of a Rotor Spray System for Moisture Addition to Cotton Lint - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Baker, K.D., Hughs, S.E., Chun, D.T. 2008. Use of a rotor spray system for moisture addition to cotton lint. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 24(4):491-495.
Air Temperature Distribution in Seed Cotton Drying Systems - (Proceedings)
Baker, K.D. 2008. Air temperature distribution in seed cotton drying systems. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference, January 8-11, 2008, Nashville, TN. 2008 CDROM.
Cotton Quality As Affected by Changes in the Spindle Picker - (Proceedings)
Baker, K.D., Hughs, S.E. 2008. Cotton quality as affected by changes in the spindle picker. In: Proceedings of the World Cotton Research Conference, September 9-15, 2007, Lubbock, Texas. 2007 CDROM.
Effects of Harvesting and Seed-Cotton Cleaning on a Cotton with a Fragile Seed Coat - (Proceedings)
Armijo, C.B., Baker, K.D., Hughs, S.E., Barnes, E.M., Gillum, M.N. 2007. Effects of harvesting and seed-cotton cleaning on a cotton with a fragile seed coat. In: Proceedings of the Beltwide Cotton Conferences, January 9-12,2007, New Orleans, Louisiana. 2007 CDROM p. 728.
Spindle Speed Effects on Cotton Quality - (Proceedings)
Baker, K.D., Hughs, S.E. 2007. Spindle speed effects on cotton quality. In: Proceedings of the Beltwide Cotton Conference, January 9-12, 2007, New Orleans, Louisiana. 2007 CDROM p. 962-966.
Examination of some currently available portable cotton bale moisture meters, 2006 - (Proceedings)
Byler, R.K., Baker, K.D., Hughs, S.E., Pelletier, M.G., Holt, G.A., Buser, M.D., Carroll, J.A. 2007. Examination of some currently available portable cotton bale moisture meters, 2006. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference. CD ROM pp. 676-684.
Harvesting and Ginning a Cotton with a Fragile Seed Coat - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Armijo, C.B., Holt, G.A., Baker, K.D., Hughs, S.E., Barnes, E.M., Gillum, M.N. 2006. Harvesting and ginning a cotton with a fragile seed coat. Journal of Cotton Science. 10:311-318.
Spindle Speed Effects on Cotton Quality - (Proceedings)
Baker, K.D., Hughs, S.E. 2006. Spindle speed effects on cotton quality. Proceedings of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers International (ASABE). Paper No. 061079.
Harvesting and Ginning a Fragile Seed Coat Cotton - (Proceedings)
Armijo, C.B., Holt, G.A., Baker, K.D., Hughs, S.E., Barnes, E.M., Gillum, M.N. 2006. Harvesting and ginning a fragile seed coat cotton. In: Proceedings of the Beltwide Cotton Conferences, January 3-6, 2006, San Antonio, Texas. 2006 CDROM. p. 556-566.
Spindle Design Effects on Cotton Quality - (Proceedings)
Baker, K.D., Hughs, S.E. 2006. Spindle design effects on cotton quality. In: Proceedings of the Beltwide Cotton Conferences, January 3-6, 2006, San Antonio, Texas. 2006 CDROM. p. 420-424.
A Study of Bale Moisture Addition - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Chun, D.T., Hughs, S.E., Armijo, C.B., Baker, K.D., Mcalister III, D. 2006. A study of bale moisture addition. Transactions of the ASABE. 50(2):325-330.
Bale Moisture Addition with a Rotor Spray System - (Proceedings)
Baker, K.D., Hughs, S.E., Mcalister, D.D. 2005. Bale moisture addition with a rotor spray system. In: Proceedings of the Beltwide Cotton Conference, January 4-7, 2005, New Orleans, Louisiana. p. 808-812. 2005 CDROM.
Temporal Assessment of Nutrient Contributions to Waterways from Feedlots - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Baker, K.D. 2005. Temporal assessment of nutrient contributions to waterways from feedlots. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 21(3):517-528.
Comparison of Source Testing and Boundary Line Testing for Emissions from a Cotton Gin - (Other)
Baker, K.D., Hughs, S.E., Buser, M. 2004. Comparison of source testing and boundary line testing for emissions from a cotton gin. American Society of Agricultural Engineers. Paper No. 044011.
Quality of Spindle-Picked Cotton - (Other)
Baker, K.D., Hughs, S.E., McAlister, D.D., Mackey, J. 2004. Quality of spindle-picked cotton. American Society of Agricultural Engineers. Paper No. 041052.
Quality of Spindle-Picked Cotton - (Proceedings)
Baker, K.D., Hughs, S.E., Mackey, J. 2004. Quality of spindle-picked cotton. In: Proceedings of the National Cotton Council. 2004 Beltwide Cotton Conferences, January 5-9, 2004, San Antonio, Texas. 2004 CDROM. p. 730.
Bale Moisture Addition with a Rotor Spray System - (Proceedings)
Baker, K.D., Hughs, S.E., McAlister III, D.D. 2004. Bale moisture addition with a rotor spray system. In: Proceedings of the National Cotton Council. 2004 Beltwide Cotton Conferences, January 5-9, 2004, San Antonio, Texas. 2004 CDROM. p. 3055.
Bale Moisture Addition - a Case Study - (Proceedings)
Hughs, S.E., McAlister III, D.D., Armijo, C.B., Baker, K.D. 2004. Bale moisture addition - a case study. In: Proceedings of the National Cotton Council. 2004 Beltwide Cotton Conferences, January 5-9, 2004, San Antonio, Texas. 2004 CDROM. p. 2995-3001.
Over-Sized Cyclones for Low Pressure Cotton Gin Exhausts - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
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.
Quality of Spindle-Picked Cotton - (Proceedings)
Baker, K.D., Hughs, S.E., Mackey, J.H. Quality of spindle-picked cotton. CD-ROM. Memphis, TN: National Cotton Council. 2003.
Evaluating An on-Line Dust Cyclone Performance Monitor - (Proceedings)
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.
Dust Collection Efficiency of over-Sized Cotton Gin Cyclones - (Proceedings)
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.
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