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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Ross D Brazee
Application Technology Research
Collaborator

Phone: (330) 263-3870
Fax: (330) 263-3953

1680 MADISON AVE
WOOSTER , OH 44691


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Capability of patch antennas in a portable harmonic radar system to track insects Reprint Icon -
Zhu, H., Psychoudakis, D., Brazee, R.D., Thistle, H.W., Volakis, J.L. 2011. Capability of patch antennas in a portable harmonic radar system to track insects. Transactions of the ASABE. 54(1):355-362.
Development of a Canopy Opener to Improve Spray Deposition and Coverage inside Soybean Canopies -- Part 1: Mathematical Models to Assist Opener Development Reprint Icon -
Zhu, H., Brazee, R.D., Fox, R.D., Derksen, R.C., Ozkan, H.E. 2008. Development of a Canopy Opener to Improve Spray Deposition and Coverage Inside Soybean Canopies -- Part 1: Mathematical Models to Assist Opener Development. Transactions of the ASABE. 51(6):1905-1912.
A History of Air-Blast Sprayer Development and Future Prospects Reprint Icon -
Fox, R.D., Derksen, R.C., Zhu, H., Brazee, R.D., Svensson, S.A. 2008. A History of Air-Blast Sprayer Development and Future Prospects. Transactions of the ASABE. 51(2):405-410
Coverage and Drift Produced by Air Induction and Conventional Hydraulic Nozzles Used for Orchard Applications -
Derksen, R.C., Zhu, H., Fox, R.D., Brazee, R.D., Krause, C.R. 2007. Coverage and Drift Produced by Air Induction and Conventional Hydraulic Nozzles Used for Orchard Applications. Transactions of the ASABE. 50(5):1493-1501.
A Specially Designed Air-Assist Sprayer to Improve Spray Penetration and Air Jet Velocity Distribution inside Dense Nursery Crops -
Zhu, H., Brazee, R.D., Derksen, R.C., Fox, R.D., Krause, C.R., Ozkan, H.E., Losely, K.E. 2006. A Specially Designed Air-Assist Sprayer to Improve Spray Penetration and Air Jet Velocity Distribution inside Dense Nursery Crops. Transactions of the ASAE. 49(5):1285-1294.
Dynamic Air Velocity and Spray Deposition inside Dense Nursery Crops with a Multi-Jet Air Assist Sprayer -
Zhu, H., Derksen, R.C., Krause, C.R., Ozkan, H.E., Brazee, R.D., Fox, R.D., Losely, K. 2006. Dynamic Air Velocity and Spray Deposition inside Dense Nursery Crops with a Multi-Jet Air Assist Sprayer [abstract]. ASABE Annual International Meeting. Paper No. 061125.
Development of a Canopy Opener to Increase Spray Deposition and Coverage inside Soybean Canopies -
Zhu, H., Derksen, R.C., Ozkan, H.E., Guler, H., Brazee, R.D., Reding, M.E., Krause, C.R. 2006. Development of a Canopy Opener to Increase Spray Deposition and Coverage inside Soybean Canopies [abstract]. ASABE Annual International Meeting. Paper No. 061164.
The Effect of Application Variables on Spray Retention, Coverage, and Ground Losses in Nursery Tree Applications -
Derksen, R.C., Krause, C.R., Fox, R.D., Brazee, R.D., Zondag, R. 2006. The Effect of Application Variables on Spray Retention, Coverage, and Ground Losses in Nursery Tree Applications. Journal of Environmental Horticulture. 24(1):45-52.
Spray Deposition and Off-Target Loss in Nursery Tree Crops with Conventional Nozzle, Air Induction Nozzle and Drift Retardant -
Zhu, H., Derksen, R.C., Krause, C.R., Brazee, R.D., Zondag, R., Fox, R.D., Reding, M.E., Ozkan, E.H. 2005. Spray Deposition and Off-Target Loss in Nursery Tree Crops with Conventional Nozzle, Air Induction Nozzle and Drift Retardant. ASAE Annual International Meeting. Paper No. 051007.
A Transponder for Harmonic Radar Tracking of the Black Vine Weevil in Behavioral Research -
Brazee, R.D., Miller, E.S., Reding, M.E., Klein, M.G., Zhu, H., Nudd, B.E. 2005. A Transponder for Harmonic Radar Tracking of the Black Vine Weevil in Behavioral Research. Transactions of the ASAE. 48(2):831-838.
A New System to Monitor Water and Nutrient use Efficiency in Pot-in-Pot Nursery Production System -
Zhu, H., Krause, C.R., Zondag, R.H., Brazee, R.D., Derksen, R.C., Reding, M.E., Fausey, N.R. 2005. A New System to Monitor Water and Nutrient use Efficiency in Pot-in-Pot Nursery Production System. Journal of Environmental Horticulture. 23(1):47-53.
Effect of Solution pH Conditions on Fluorescence of Spray Deposition Tracers -
Zhu, H., Derksen, R.C., Krause, C.R., Fox, R.D., Brazee, R.D., Ozkan, H.E. 2005. Effect of Solution pH Conditions on Fluorescence of Spray Deposition Tracers. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 21(3):325-329.
Fluorescent Intensity of Dye Solutions under Different pH Conditions -
Zhu, H., Derksen, R.C., Krause, C.R., Fox, R.D., Brazee, R.D., Ozkan, E.H. 2005. Fluorescent Intensity of Dye Solutions under Different pH Conditions. American Society for Testing and Materials. 2(6):1-7.
Real-Time Measurement of Drainage From Pot-in-Pot Container Nurseries -
Zhu, H., Krause, C.R., Derksen, R.C., Brazee, R.D., Zondag, R., Fausey, N.R. 2004. Real-Time Measurement of Drainage From Pot-in-Pot Container Nurseries. Transactions of the ASAE. 47(6):1973-1979.
RESEARCH TO REDUCE POTENTIAL DAMAGE FROM SPRAY DRIFT LOSS BY THE USDA-ARS APPLICATION TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH UNIT -
Derksen, R.C., Zhu, H., Krause, C.R., Ozkan, H.E., Fox, R.D., Brazee, R.D. 2004. Research to reduce potential damage from spray drift loss by the USDA-ARS Application Technology Research Unit. Proceedings of International Drift on Pesticide Application for Drift Management Meeting, October 27-29, 2005. Waikoloa, Hawaii. p. 414-421.
NEW TECHNIQUES FOR MONITORING DRIP IRRIGATION WATER USE EFFICIENCY, DRAINAGE, AND LEACHATE IN CONTAINERS -
Zhu, H., Krause, C.R., Derksen, R.C., Zondag, R.H., Brazee, R.D., Fausey, N.R. 2004. New techniques for monitoring drip irrigation water use efficiency, drainage, and leachate in containers. ASAE Annual International Meeting. Paper No. 042247.
SPRAY DEPOSITION IN TAXUS AND AIR VELOCITY PROFILE FOR A FIVE-PORT, AIR-ASSIST SPRAYER -
Zhu, H., Derksen, R.C., Fox, R.D., Brazee, R.D., Fox, R.D., Ozkan, H.E. 2004. Spray deposition in taxus and air velocity profile for a five-port, air-assist sprayer. ASAE Annual International Meeting. Paper No. 041032.
Diffusion Model for Plant Cuticular Penetration by Spray-Applied Weak Organic Acid Bioregulator in Presence or Absence of Ammonium Nitrate -
Brazee, R.D., Bukovac, M.J., Zhu, H. 2004. Diffusion Model for Plant Cuticular Penetration by Spray-Applied Weak Organic Acid Bioregulator in Presence or Absence of Ammonium Nitrate. Transactions of the ASAE. 47(3):629-635.
Spray Delivery by Air Curtain and Axial Fan Orchard Sprayers to Nursery Trees -
Derksen, R.C., Krause, C.R., Fox, R.D., Brazee, R.D., Zondag, R. 2004. Spray Delivery by Air Curtain and Axial Fan Orchard Sprayers to Nursery Trees. Journal of Environmental Horticulture. 22(1):17-22.
FALL SUBSURFACE INSECTICIDE TREATMENTS AGAINST EUROPEAN CHAFER GRUBS DAMAGING FIELD-GROWN ORNAMENTALS -
Reding, M.E., Klein, M.G., Brazee, R.D., Krause, C.R. 2004. Fall subsurface insecticide treatments against european chafer grubs damaging field-grown ornamentals. Journal of Environmental Horticulture. 22(1):32-36.
Detection and Quantification of Nursery Spray Penetration and Off-Target Loss with Electron Beam and Conductivity Analysis -
Krause, C.R., Zhu, H., Derksen, R.C., Brazee, R.D., Fox, R.D., Horst, L., Zondag, R.H. 2004. Detection and Quantification of Nursery Spray Penetration and Off-Target Loss with Electron Beam and Conductivity Analysis. Transactions of the ASAE. 47(2):375-384.
DETERMINATION OF WATER QUALITY, WATER USE EFFICIENCY AND WATER RUNOFF IN POT-IN-POT NURSERIES -
Krause, C.R., Zhu, H., Zondag, R., Shipitalo, M.J., Williams, K.A., Brazee, R.D., Derksen, R.C., Reding, M.E., Demaline, T. 2004. Determination of water quality, water use efficiency and water runoff in pot-in-pot nurseries. Extension Publications. 193:78-83.
THE USDA, AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH SERVICE RESEARCH WEATHER STATION NETWORK IN NORTHERN OHIO NURSERIES -
Brazee, R.D., Williams, K.A., Lohnes, D., Derksen, R.C., Zhu, H., Zondag, R., Krause, C.R. 2004. The USDA, Agricultural Research Service research weather station network in northern Ohio nurseries. Extension Publications. 193:190-193.
Evaluation of Fan-Pattern Spray Nozzle Wear Using Scanning Electron Microscopy -
Krause, C.R., Reichard, D.L., Zhu, H., Brazee, R.D., Ozkan, H.E., Fox, R.D. 2003. Evaluation of Fan-Pattern Spray Nozzle Wear Using Scanning Electron Microscopy. Scanning. 25:8-10.
Collection Efficiency of Airborne Spray with Nylon Screen -
Fox, R.D., Derksen, R.C., Zhu, H., Downer, R.A., Brazee, R.D. 2004. Collection Efficiency of Airborne Spray with Nylon Screen. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 20(2): 147-152.
PESTICIDE DELIVERY: MULTIPLE ROLE OF ADJUVANTS IN FOLIAR APPLICATION OF SYSTEMIC COMPOUNDS -
Research on Black Vine Weevil and White Grubs in Ornamental Nurseries in Ohio by USDA-ARS -
Reding, M.E., Klein, M.G., Brazee, R.D., Krause, C.R. 2003. Research on Black Vine Weevil and White Grubs in Ornamental Nurseries in Ohio by USDA-ARS. Extension Circular.189:89-93.
THE USDA/AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH SERVICE RESEARCH WEATHER NETWORK IN LAKE COUNTY, OHIO - 2002 UPDATE -
Brazee, R.D., Derksen, R.C., Krause, C.R., Williams, K.A., Lohnes, D., Klein, M.G., Reding, M.E., Lyons, R., Hendricks, W., Zondag, R. 2004. The usda/agricultural research service research weather network in lake county, ohio - 2002 update. Extension Circular. 189:145-148.
The Effects of Sprayer Configuration on Efficacy for the Control of Scab on Crabapple -
Krause, C.R., Derksen, R.C., Horst, L., Zondag, R., Brazee, R.D., Klein, M.G., Reding, M.E. 2003. The Effects of Sprayer Configuration on Efficacy for the Control of Scab on Crabapple. Extension Circular. 189:65-68
LATE FALL RESCUE TREATMENTS AGAINST EUROPEAN CHAFER GRUBS INFESTING RHODODENDRONS IN AN OHIO NURSERY -
SPRAY APPLICATION PLAYS A DETERMINING ROLE IN PERFORMANCE OF SYSTEMIC COMPOUNDS APPLIED TO THE FOLIAGE OF FRUIT PLANTS -
EVALUATION OF A PNEUMATIC SHIELDED SPRAYING SYSTEM BY CFD SIMULATION -
CFD SIMULATION OF MOVING SPRAY SHIELDS -
SIMULATION OF JET AGITATION IN SPRAYER TANKS; COMPARISON OF PREDICTED AND MEASURED WATER VELOCITIES -
PERFORMANCE OF AIR INCLUSION NOZZLES FOR AIRBLAST TREATMENT OF FRUIT TREES -
SIMULATION OF JET AGITATION IN SPRAYER TANKS; COMPARISON OF PREDICTED AND MEASURED WATER VELOCITIES -
DRIFT FROM SPRAYING ORCHARDS -
LOW DRIFT APPLICATION TECHNOLOGIES-AIRBLAST (FRUIT AND SHADE CANOPIES) -
SPOT SIZE COMPARISONS ON OIL- AND WATER-SENSITIVE PAPER -
COVERAGE AND DRIFT PRODUCED BY AIR-INDUCTION AND CONVENTIONAL HYDRAULIC NOZZLES USED FOR ORCHARD APPLICATIONS -
LARGE DROPLET, AIR-ASSIST AND COPPER APPLICATION EVALUATIONS -
EVALUATION OF DROPLET SPECTRA AND DOWNWIND DEPOSITS FROM VENTURI AND PRE-ORIFICE NOZZLES -
EXPERIMENTAL STUDY OF JET AGITATION EFFECTS ON AGROCHEMICAL MIXING IN SPRAYER TANKS -
THE IMPACT OF APPLICATION VARIABLES ON THE EFFECTIVENESS OF NURSERY STOCK SPRAYS -
WIND TUNNEL EVALUATION OF AIR-ASSIST SPRAYER OPERATING PARAMETERS -
CRITERIA AND PROCEDURES FOR EVALUATING AGROCHEMICAL MIXING IN SPRAYER TANKS -
NEW DEVELOPMENTS IN PESTICIDE APPLICATION -
DROPLET SHAPE OSCILLATIONS: EFFECTS ON SPRAY IMPACTION AND RETENTION AND FOURIER ANALYSIS OF THEIR NATURAL FREQUENCIES -
REVIEW OF PESTICIDE APPLICATION RESEARCH IN OHIO AND THE U.S. -
STUDIES OF SPRAY DROPLET-LEAF INTERACTIONS, INCLUDING EFFECTS OF SURFACTANTS -
METHODS AND TECHNIQUES IN DETERMINING SPRAY QUALITY -
DRIFT MEASUREMENT: METHODS AND TECHNIQUES -
METHODS OF DRIFT CONTROL -
AIR-BLAST SPRAYER FUNDAMENTALS -
HYDRAULIC AGITATION IN AGROCHEMICAL SPRAYER TANKS -
THE REICHARD SPRAY DEPOSIT ANALYZER, A TOOL FOR MEASURING SPRAY DEPOSIT BY MEASURING CONDUCTIVITY -
EVALUATION OF SPRAY COVERAGE AND CANOPY PENETRATION IN NURSERIES -
EXPERIMENTAL AND SIMULATION STUDY OF HYDRAULIC AGITATION IN AGROCHEMICAL SPRAYER TANKS -
EVALUATION OF PNEUMATIC SHIELDED SPRAYING SYSTEM USING SIMULATION -
NEAR-ROW FATE OF AIR CURTAIN AND ORCHARD SPRAYER NURSERY CROP APPLICATIONS -
AIR-BLAST/AIR-ASSISTED APPLICATION EQUIPMENT AND DRIFT -
REVIEW OF PESTICIDE APPLICATION RESEARCH IN OHIO -
SPRAY DEPOSITION AND COVERAGE ON RED MAPLE IN A NURSERY -
REDUCING TIME DELAY FOR INJECTION SPRAYERS -
MIXTURE UNIFORMITY IN SUPPLY LINES AND SPRAY PATTERNS OF A LABORATORY INJECTION SPRAYER -
A SYSTEM TO DETERMINE LAG TIME AND MIXTURE UNIFORMITY FOR INLINE INJECTION SPRAYERS -
REDUCING METERING LAG AND NONUNIFORMITY FOR INJECTION SPRAYERS APPLYING HIGHLY VISCOUS FLUIDS -
TECHNIQUES FOR ASSESSING SPRAY DRIFT AND CANOPY PENETRATION -
EFFECTIVENESS OF TURBODROP AND TURBO TEEJET NOZZLES IN DRIFT REDUCTION -
DYNAMIC SURFACE TENSION IN RELATION TO DROPLET IMPACTION INTERACTIONS WITH LEAF SURFACES. -
EFFECTS OF WIND VELOCITY OR DOWNWIND DEPOSIT FROM SPRAYING ORCHARDS -
DROPLET SIZE AND VISCOSITY EFFECTS IN RECIRCULATED POLYMER SPRAY SOLUTIONS -
A LABORATORY SYSTEM TO EVALUATE EFFECTS OF SHEAR ON SPRAY DRIFT RETARDANTS -
RECENT ADVANCES IN SPRAY TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH AT USDA ARS LABORATORIES IN WOOSTER, OH -
AIRBLAST SPRAY COVERAGE AND DRIFT MEASURED IN A NURSERY WITH ELECTRON BEAM AND CONDUCTIVITY ANALYSIS -
SPRAY DROPLET SIZE AND EXTENSIONAL VISCOSITY OF SHEARED POLYMER SOLUTIONS -
COLLECTION EFFICIENCY OF SPRAY DROPLETS IN TURBULENT AIR -
SPRAY DROPLET:PLANT SURFACE INTERACTION AND DEPOSIT FORMATION AS RELATED TOSURFACTANTS AND SPRAY VOLUME -
COLLECTION EFFICIENCY OF SPRAY DROPLETS ON VERTICAL TARGETS -
SPRAY DROPLET:PLANT SURFACE INTERACTION AND DEPOSIT FORMATION AS RELATED TOSURFACTANTS AND SPRAY VOLUME -
A MATHEMATICAL MODEL TO PREDICT THE WEAR RATE OF NOZZLES WITH ELLIPTICAL ORIFICES -
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