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Susan O`shaughnessy
Soil and Water Management Research
Agricultural Engineer

Phone: (806) 356-5770
Fax: (806) 356-5750
CONSERVATION AND PRODUCTION RESEARCH LABORATORY
P.O. DRAWER 10 (2300 EXPERIMENT STATION RD - SHIP)
BUSHLAND, TX, 79012-0010

Projects
IMPROVING WATER PRODUCTIVITY AND NEW WATER MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGIES TO SUSTAIN RURAL ECONOMIES
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 422661

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Two source energy balance model to calculate E.T. and ET:Comparison of Priestly-Taylor and Penman-Monteith formulations and two time scaling methods - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (31-Mar-14)
Wireless computer vision system for crop stress detection - (Abstract Only)
Casanova, J.J., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R. 2013. Wireless computer vision system for crop stress detection [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Session 196-7, p.123.
Wireless canopy sensing network systems for automated control of irrigation and water use efficiency - (Abstract Only)
Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D. 2013. Wireless canopy sensing network systems for automated control of irrigation and water use efficiency[abstract] Automated methods for continuous measurements agro climatalogy and forestry workshop, Ben Gurion University, Israel, September 7-12, 2013.p. 7.
Overview of advances in water management in agricultural production:Sensor based irrigation management - (Abstract Only) - (16-Aug-13)
Automated soil water balance sensing: From layers to control volumes - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C., Casanova, J.J., Oshaughnessy, S.A. 2013. Automated soil water balance sensing: From layers to control volumes [abstract] Automated methods for continuous measurements agro climatalogy and forestry workshop, Ben Gurion University, Israel, September 7-12, 2013. p. 7
The agronomic science of spatial and temporal water management:How much, when and where - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Colaizzi, P.D. 2013. The agronomic science of spatial and temporal water management:How much, when and where [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Session 42-2, p. 71.
Irrigated agriculture with limited water supply:Tools for understanding and managing irrigation and crop water use efficiencies - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Colaizzi, P.D., Schwartz, R.C., Howell, T.A. 2013. Irrigated agriculture with limited water supply:Tools for understanding and managing irrigation and crop water use efficiencies [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Session 96-1, p. 86.
Wireless sensor network effectively controls center pivot irrigation of sorghum - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D., Howell, T.A. 2014. Wireless sensor network effectively controls center pivot irrigation of sorghum. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 29(6):853-864.
The Penman-Monteith Equation as a method to initialize canopy temperature in the two-source energy balance model and comparison to other methods - (Abstract Only)
Colaizzi, P.D., Agam, N., Tolk, J.A., Evett, S.R., Howell, T.A., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Gowda, P., Kustas, W.P., Anderson, M.C. 2013. The Penman-Monteith Equation as a method to initialize canopy temperature in the two-source energy balance model and comparison to other methods [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Session 195-10, p.123.
Assessing application uniformity of a variable rate irrigation system in a windy location - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D., Howell, T.A. 2013. Assessing application uniformity of a variable rate irrigation system in a windy location. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 29(4):497-510.
Automating prescription map building for VRI systems using plant feedback - (Proceedings)
Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D., Howell, T.A. 2012. Automating prescription map building for VRI systems using plant feedback. Irrigation Association Conference Proceedings. November 2-6, 2012, Orlando, Florida. 2012 CDROM
Automated irrigation management with soil and canopy sensing - (Book / Chapter)
Wang, D., Oshaughnessy, S.A., King, B.A. 2013. Automated irrigation management with soil and canopy sensing. In Q. Zhang and F.J. Pierce (eds.) Agricultural Automation - Fundamentals and Practices. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press. pp. 295-321.
Wireless sensor networks for irrigation management - (Abstract Only)
Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R. 2012. Wireless sensor networks for irrigation management [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2012 CDROM. Paper no. 59-2.
Recent advances in the two source energy balance model to calculate E.T. and ET for row crops - (Abstract Only)
Colaizzi, P.D., Agam, N., Tolk, J.A., Evett, S.R., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Gowda, P., Howell, T.A., Kustas, W.P., Anderson, M.C. 2012. Recent advances in the two source energy balance model to calculate E.T. and ET for row crops [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2012 CDROM. Paper No 204-2.
Performance of a wireless sensor network for crop monitoring and irrigation control - (Proceedings)
O'shaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D., Howell, T.A. 2012. Performance of a wireless sensor network for crop monitoring and irrigation control. In:ASABE Annual International Meeting, July 29-August 1, 2012, Dallas,TX. Paper No.12-1338246.
Soil water balance calculation using a two source energy balance model and wireless sensor arrays aboard a center pivot - (Abstract Only)
Colaizzi, P.D., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R., Gowda, P., Howell, T.A. 2012. Soil water balance calculation using a two source energy balance model and wireless sensor arrays aboard a center pivot [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2012 CDROM. Paper No. 59-6.
Two-source model estimates of evapotranspiration using component and composite surface temperatures - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (07-Jun-12)
Two-source energy balance model estimates of evapotranspiration using component and composite surface temperatures - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Colaizzi, P.D., Kustas, W.P., Anderson, M.C., Agam, N., Tolk, J.A., Evett, S.R., Howell, T.A., Gowda, P., O'Shaughnessy, S.A. 2012. Two-source energy balance model estimates of evapotranspiration using component and composite surface temperatures. Advances in Water Resources. 50:134-151. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.advwatres.2012.06.004.
Soil water sensors:Problems, advances and potential for irrigation scheduling - (Other)
Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C., Casanova, J.J., Lascano, R.J., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Colaizzi, P.D. 2012. Soil water sensors:Problems, advances and potential for irrigation scheduling. Scientific and Technical Review. 2012 CDROM.
A review of mechanical move sprinkler irrigation control and automation technologies Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kranz, W.L., Evans, R.G., Lamm, F.R., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Peters, R.T. 2012. A review of mechanical move sprinkler irrigation control and automation technologies. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 28(3):389-397.
Two source energy balance model:Refinements and lysimeter tests in the Southern High Plains - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Colaizzi, P.D., Evett, S.R., Howell, T.A., Gowda, P., O'Shaughnessy, S.A., Tolk, J.A., Kustas, W.P., Anderson, M.C. 2012. Two source energy balance model: Refinements and lysimeter tests in the Southern High Plains. Transactions of the ASABE. 55(2):551-562.
Grain sorghum response to irrigation scheduling with the time-temperature threshold method and deficit irrigation levels - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
O'Shaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D., Howell, T.A. 2012. Grain sorghum response to irrigation scheduling with the time-temperature threshold method and deficit irrigation levels. Transactions of the ASABE. 55(2):451-461.
Integrating multiple irrigation technologies for overall improvement in irrigation. - (Proceedings)
Howell, T.A., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R. 2012. Integrating multiple irrigation technologies for overall improvement in irrigation management. Proceedings of the Central Plains Irrigation Conference, February 21, 2012, Colby, Kansas. p. 170-186.
Using plant canopy temperature to improve irrigated crop management - (Proceedings)
Colaizzi, P.D., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R., Howell, T.A. 2012. Using plant canopy temperature to improve irrigated crop management. Proceedings of the Central Plains Irrigation Conference. February 21-22, 2012, Colby, Kansas. p. 203-223.
A crop water stress index and time threshold for automatic irrigation scheduling of grain sorghum - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
O'Shaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D., Howell, T.A. 2012. A crop water stress index and time threshold for automatic irrigation scheduling of grain sorghum. Agricultural Water Management. 107:122-132.
Single- and dual-surface iterative energy balance solutions for reference ET - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Evett, S.R., Lascano, R.J., Howell, T.A., Tolk, J.A., O'Shaughnessy, S.A., Colaizzi, P.D. 2012. Single- and dual-surface iterative energy balance solutions for reference ET. Transactions of the ASABE. 55(2):533-541.
Application uniformity of a commercial center pivot variable rate irrigation system - (Proceedings)
Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D., Howell, T.A. 2011. Application uniformity of a commercial center pivot variable rate irrigation system. International Irrigation Show, November 6-8, 2011, San Diego, California. 2011 CDROM.
Site specific irrigation management-Precision agriculture for improved water use efficiency - (Book / Chapter) - (19-Sep-11)
Advanced irrigation engineering: Precision and Precise - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Howell, T.A., Evett, S.R., O'Shaughnessy, S.A., Colaizzi, P.D., Gowda, P. 2012. Advanced irrigation engineering: Precision and Precise. Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology. 2(1A):1-9.
Irrigation, plant disease and crop water use efficiency - (Abstract Only)
Rush, C.M., Price, J., Workneh, F., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R. 2011. Irrigation, plant disease and crop water use efficiency [abstract]. . North Central American Phytopathological Society meeting in Omaha, Nebraska, June 15, 2011.
Using radiation thermography and thermometry to evaluate crop water stress in soybean and cotton - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
O'Shaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D., Howell, T.A. 2011. Using radiation thermography and thermometry to evaluate crop water stress in soybean and cotton. Agricultural Water Management. 98(10):1523-1535.
Evaluation of a wireless infrared thermometer with a narrow field of view - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
O'Shaughnessy, S.A., Hebel, M.A., Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D. 2011. Evaluation of a wireless infrared thermometer with a narrow field of view. Computers and Electronics in Agriculture. 76(1):59-68.
Vegetation fraction mapping with high resolution multispectral data in the Texas High Plains - (Abstract Only)
Oshaughnessy, S.A., Hernandez, J.E., Gowda, P., Basu, S., Colaizzi, P.D., Howell, T.A., Schulthess, U. 2010. Vegetation fraction mapping with high resolution multispectral data in the Texas High Plains [abstract]. American Geophysical Union Meeting, December 13-17, 2010, San Francisco, California. Paper No. H33F-1237
Single-and dual-surface implicit energy balance solutions for reference ET - (Proceedings)
Evett, S.R., Lascano, R.J., Howell, T.A., Tolk, J.A., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Colaizzi, P.D. 2010. Single-and dual-surface implicit energy balance solutions for reference ET. Decennial National Irrigation Symposium, December 5-8, 2010, Phoenix, Arizona. Paper no: IRR10-8347.
Automatic irrigation scheduling of grain sorghum using a CWSI and time threshold - (Proceedings)
Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D., Howell, T.A. 2010. Automatic irrigation scheduling of grain sorghum using a CWSI and time threshold. In: Proceedings of the 5th Decennial National Irrigation Symposium, December 5-8, 2010, Phoenix, Arizona. Paper No:IRR10-9011.2010 CDROM.
Reflectance-Based Estimation of Soil Heat Fluxes in the Texas High Plains - (Abstract Only)
Gowda, P., Colaizzi, P.D., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Ha, W., Howell, T.A. 2010. Reflectance-Based Estimation of Soil Heat Fluxes in the Texas High Plains[abstract]. American Geophysical Union Meeting, December 13-17, 2010, San Francisco, California. Paper No. H31B-0984.
Two source energy balance model-refinements and lysimeter tests in the Southern High Plains - (Proceedings)
Colaizzi, P.D., Evett, S.R., Howell, T.A., Gowda, P., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Tolk, J.A., Kustas, W.P., Anderson, M.C. 2010. Two source energy balance model-refinements and lysimeter tests in the Southern High Plains. In: Proceedings of the 5th Decennial National Irrigation Symposium, December 5-8, 2010, Phoenix, Arizona. Paper No:IRR10-9701.2010 CDROM.
Automation of irrigation systems to control irrigation applications and crop water use efficiency - (Abstract Only)
Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D. 2010. Automation of irrigation systems to control irrigation applications and crop water use efficiency [abstract]. In: ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts, October 31-November 4, 2010, Long Beach, California. Paper No. 231-5. 2010 CDROM.
Cotton Evapotranspiration and Yield Variations With Canopy Temperature and Irrigation Deficit - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Colaizzi, P.D., Howell, T.A., Baumhardt, R.L. 2010. Cotton Evapotranspiration and Yield Variations With Canopy Temperature and Irrigation Deficit. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts, October 31-November 4, 2010, Long Beach, California. Paper No. 44-4. 2010 CDROM.
Canopy temperature based system effectively schedules and controls center pivot irrigation of cotton - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
O'Shaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R. 2010. Canopy temperature based system effectively schedules and controls center pivot irrigation of cotton. Agricultural Water Management. 97(9):1310-1316.
Radiometer footprint model to estimate sunlit and shaded components for row crops - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Colaizzi, P.D., O'Shaughnessy, S.A., Gowda, P., Kustas, W.P., Anderson, M.C., Evett, S.R., Howell, T.A. 2010. Radiometer footprint model to estimate sunlit and shaded components for row crops. Agronomy Journal. 102(3):942-955.
Developing wireless sensor networks for monitoring crop canopy temperature using a moving sprinkler system as a platform - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
O'Shaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R. 2010. Developing wireless sensor networks for monitoring crop canopy temperature using a moving sprinkler system as a platform. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 26(2):331-341.
Using radiation thermometry to assess spatial variation of water stressed cotton - (Proceedings)
O'Shaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R. 2009. Using radiation thermometry to assess spatial variation of water stressed cotton. In: Proceedings of the Annual International Irrigation Show, December 2-4, 2009, San Antonio, Texas. Paper No. IA-09-1012. 2009 CDROM.
Aerodynamic Temperature Derived from Flux-Profile Measurements and Two-Source Model Predictions over a Cotton Row Crop in an Advective Environment - (Abstract Only)
Chavez, J.L., Kustas, W.P., Gowda, P., Howell, T.A., Prueger, J.H., Hipps, L.E., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Colaizzi, P.D., Evett, S.R., Neale, C., Anderson, M.C., Copeland, K.S. 2009. Aerodynamic temperature derived from flux-profile measurements and two-source model predictions over a cotton row crop in an advective environment [abstract]. The International Annual Meetings of the American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, and Soil Science Society of America, Symposium on Remote Sensing at Multiple Scales: The Bushland Evapotranspiration and Agricultural Remote Sensing Experiment. http://a-c-s.confex.com/crops/2009am/webprogram/Paper55678.html.
Developing a wireless infrared thermometer with a narrow field of view - (Proceedings)
Oshaughnessy, S.A., Hebel, M.A., Evett, S.R. 2009. Developing a wireless infrared thermometer with a narrow field of view. Computers in Agriculture International Conference Proceedings,June 22-24, 2009,Reno,Nevada. ASABE publication number 701P0409e.
Advanced irrigation engineering: Precision and Precise - (Proceedings)
Howell, T.A., Evett, S.R., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Colaizzi, P.D., Gowda, P. 2009. Advanced irrigation engineering: Precision and Precise. Dahlia Greidinger International Symposium. March 2-5,2009, Haifa, Israel. p.63-64
Irrigation Management - (Book / Chapter)
Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D., O'shaughnessy, S.A., Hunsaker, D.J., Evans, R.G. 2012. Irrigation Management. In: Njoku, E., editor. Encyclopedia of Remote Sensing. SpringerReference (www.springerreference.com). Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg. DOI: 10.1007/SpringerReference_327137 2012-06-19 17:54:39 UTC.
Soil water measurement and thermal indices for center pivot irrigation scheduling - (Proceedings)
OShaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D., Howell, T.A. 2008. Soil water measurement and thermal indices for center pivot irrigation scheduling. International Irrigation Association Conference, November 2-4, 2008, Anaheim, California. 2008 CDROM
Estimating crop canopy coverage of cotton plants within the FOV of an infrared thermometer using a two band photodiode sensor - (Abstract Only)
Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D., Howell, T.A., Gowda, P. 2008. Estimating crop canopy coverage of cotton plants within the FOV of an infrared thermometer using a two band photodiode sensor [abstract]. 2008 Joint Meeting of American Society of Agronomy, Soil Science Society of America, and Crop Science Society of America, October 5-9, 2008, Houston, Texas. Paper No. 619-2. 2008 CD ROM.
Radiometric surface temperature components for row crops - (Abstract Only)
Colaizzi, P.D., Kustas, W.P., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Schwartz, R.C., Evett, S.R., Howell, T.A., Chavez Eguez, J.L., Gowda, P., Tolk, J.A. 2008. Radiometric surface temperature components for row crops [abstract]. 2008 Joint Meeting of American Society of Agronomy, Soil Science Society of America, and Crop Science Society of America, October 5-9, 2008, Houston, Texas. Paper No. 618-14. 2008 CDROM.
Integration of wireless sensor networks into automatic irrigation scheduling of a center pivot - (Proceedings)
Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R. Integration of wireless sensor networks into moving irrigation systems for automatic irrigation scheduling. Proceedings of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers International (ASABE).June 29-July 2, 2008 Providence, Rhode Island. Paper No.083452. Available: http://asae.frymulti.com/azdez.asp?search=1&JID=5&AID=24796&CID=prov2008&v=&i=&T=1.
Influence of cotton crop development and level of irrigation of microbial community structure - (Abstract Only)
Rice, W.C., O'Shaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R. 2008. Influence of cotton crop development and level of irrigation of microbial community structure [abstract]. 2008 Joint Meeting of American Society of Agronomy, Soil Science Society of America, and Crop Science Society of America, October 5-9, 2008, Houston, Texas. Paper No. 745-15. 2008 CDROM.
IRT wireless interface for automatic irrigation scheduling of a center pivot system - (Proceedings)
Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R. 2007. IRT wireless interfact for automatic irrigation scheduling of a center pivot system. In: Proceedings of the 28th Annual International Irrigation Show, December 9-11, 2007, San Diego, California. p. 176-186. 2007 CDROM.
Nitrogen loss during solar drying of biosolids - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Oshaughnessy, S.A., Song, I., Artiola, J.F., Choi, C.Y. 2008. Nitrogen loss during solar drying of biosolids. Environmental Technology. 29:55-65.
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