Oklahoma State University

Contact Info

   

Dr. Gopal Kakani

Associate Professor

Bioenergy Crop Production

Tel: 405-744-4046

Fax: 405-744-0354

v.g.kakani@okstate.edu

 

 

 

Publications

Peer Reviewed

 

  1. Foster, A.J., V.G. Kakani, J.Ge, and J. Mosali. 2013. Rapid assessment of bioenergy feedstock quality by near infrared reflectance spectroscopy. Agronomy Journal. doi:10.2134/agronj2013.0100; Published online 26 June 2013.
  2. Reddy, K.R., S. K. Singh, S. Koti, V. G. Kakani, D. Zhao, W. Gao and V. R. Reddy. 2013. Quantifying the Effects of Corn Growth and Physiological Responses to Ultraviolet-B Radiation for Modeling. Agronomy Journal. doi:10.2134/agronj2013.0113, Published: July 8, 2013

  3. Kandel, T.P., Y. Wu, V.G. Kakani. 2013. Growth and yield responses of switchgrass ecotypes to temperature. American Journal of Plant Science 4: 1173-1180. doi: 10.4236/ajps.2013.46145.
  4. Sripathi, R., V.G. Kakani, and Wu, Y. 2013. Genotypic variation and trait relationships for morphological and physiological traits among new switchgrass populations. Euphytica. Article first published online: 09 APR 2013, DOI: 10.1007/s10681-013-0911-5

  5. Wagle, P. and V.G. Kakani. 2013. Seasonal variability in net ecosystem carbon dioxide exchange over a young switchgrass stand. GCB Bioenergy. Article first published online: 26 FEB 2013, DOI: 10.1111/gcbb.12049.

  6. Foster, A.J., V.G. Kakani, Ge, J., and J. Mosali. 2012. Discrimination of switchgrass cultivars and nitrogen treatments using pigment profiles and hyperspectral leaf reflectance data. Remote Sens. 2012, 4, 2576-2594. doi:10.3390/rs4092576

  7. Wagle, P. and V.G. Kakani. 2012. Growing season variability in evapotranspiration, ecosystem water use efficiency, and energy partitioning in switchgrass. Ecohydrology. Published online in Wiley Online Library (wileyonlinelibrary.com) DOI: 10.1002/eco.1322.
  8. Lee,D.K., Aberle E., Chen C., Egenolf J., Harmoney K., Kakani G., Kallenbach R.L., Castro J.C. 2012. Nitrogen and Harvest Management of Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Grassland for Sustainable Biomass Feedstock Production. GCB Bio energy: doi: 10.1111/j.1757-1707.2012.01177.x
  9. Kakani, V.G., C.V Joseph., K.J. Boote, L.H. Allen. 2011. Leaf photosynthesis and carbohydrates of CO2-enriched grown maize and grain sorghum exposed to short period of soil water deficit during plant vegetative development. Journal of Plant Physiology. 168:2169-2176.http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jplph.2011.07.003.

  10. Allen, L.H., V.G. Kakani, J.C. Vu, K.J. Boote. 2011. Elevated CO2 increases water use efficiency by sustaining photosynthesis of water-limited maize and sorghum. Journal of Plant Physiology. Available Online 14 June 2011. doi:10.1016/j.jplph.2011.05.005

  11. Acar, I., and V.G. Kakani. 2010. The effects of temperature on in vitro pollen germination and pollen tube growth of Pistacia spp. Scientia Horticulturae 125:569-572.
  12. Kakani, V.G., and K.R. Reddy. 2010. Reflectance Properties, leaf photosynthesis and growth of nitrogen deficient big bluestem (Andropogon gerardii). Journal of Agronomy and Crop Science 196:379-390.

  13. Zhao, D.L., K.R. Reddy, V.G. Kakani, and J.J. Read. 2010. Remote-sensing algorithms for estimating nitrogen uptake and nitrogen-use efficiency in cotton. Acta Agriculturae Scandinavica Section B-Soil and Plant Science 60:500-509.

  14. Singh, S.K., V.G. Kakani, G.K. Surabhi, and K.R. Reddy. 2010. Cowpea (Vigna unguiculata [L.] Walp.) genotypes response to multiple abiotic stresses. Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B-Biology 100:135-146.

  15. Prasad, P.V.V., V.G. Kakani, H.D. Upadhyaya. 2009. Growth and production of Groundnut, in Soils, Plant Growth and Crop Production, [Ed. Willy H. Verheye], in Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS), Developed under the Auspices of the UNESCO, Eolss Publishers, Oxford ,UK, [http://www.eolss.net] [Retrieved March 4, 2010].

  16. Reddy, K.R. and V.G. Kakani. 2008. Searching for genotypic variability among crops to global environmental change: Challenges and opportunities. Proceedings of the Golden Jubilee Conference on Challenges and Emerging Strategies for Improving Plant Productivity, organized by Indian Society for Plant Physiology and Indian Agricultural Research Institute, November 12-14, 2008, New Delhi, India. Pp. 21-23.

  17. Kakani, V.G., K.J. Boote, K.R. Reddy and D.J. Lang. 2008. Response of bahiagrass carbon assimilation and photosystem to below-optimum temperatures. Functional Plant Biology, 35:1243-1254.

  18. Kakani, V.G., G.K. Surabhi, K.R. Reddy. 2008. Photosynthesis and fluorescence responses of C4 plant Andropogon gerardii acclimated to temperature and carbon dioxide. Photosynthetica, 46:420-430.

  19. Singh, S.K., V.G. Kakani, D. Brand, B. Baldwin, K.R. Reddy. 2008. Assessment of cold and heat-tolerance of winter-grown canola (Brassica napus L.) cultivars by pollen-based parameters. Journal of Agronomy and Crop Science, 194:225-236.

  20. Kakani, V.G. and K.R. Reddy. 2007. Temperature response of C4 species big bluestem (Andropogon gerardii) is modified by growing carbon dioxide concentration. Environmental and Experimental Botany, 61: 281-290.

  21. Reddy, K.R. and V.G. Kakani. 2007. Screening pepper species of different origin for high temperature tolerance by in vitro pollen germination and pollen tube length. Scientia Horticulturae. 112: 130-135.

  22. Zhao, D., K.R. Reddy, V.G. Kakani, Read, J.J. and S. Koti. 2007. Canopy reflectance in cotton for growth assessment and lint yield prediction. European Journal of Agronomy, 26: 335-344.

  23. Salem, M.A., V.G. Kakani, K.R. Reddy and S. Koti. 2007. Screening soybean genotypes for high temperatures by in vitro pollen germination and pollen tube length. Crop Science, 47: 219-239.

  24. Koti, S., K.R. Reddy, V.G. Kakani, D. Zhao and W. Gao. 2007. Effects of carbon dioxide, temperature and ultraviolet-B radiation and their interactions on soybean (Glycine max L.) growth and development. Environmental and Experimental Botany, 60: 1-10.

  25. Kakani, V.G. and K.R. Reddy. 2006. Deriving a simple spectral ratio R1689/R1657 for spatial and temporal determination of cotton leaf water potential. Journal of NewSeeds. 8: 11-27.

  26. Mostovoy, G.V., R.L. King, K.R. Reddy, V.G. Kakani and M.G. Filippova. 2006. Regression estimate of daily maximum and minimum air temperatures from MODIS LST data over State of Mississippi: Variations with season, spatial resolution and satellite platform, GIScience and Remote Sensing, 43: 78-110.

  27. Kakani, V.G., K.R. Reddy, S. Koti, T.P. Wallace, P.V. Vara Prasad, V.R. Reddy, and D. Zhao. 2005. Differences for in vitro pollen germination and pollen tube growth of cotton cultivars in response to temperature. Annals of Botany, 96: 56-67.

  28. Zhao, D., K.R. Reddy, V.G. Kakani, S. Koti  and W. Gao. 2005. Physiological causes of cotton fruit abscission under conditions of high temperature and enhanced ultraviolet-B radiation. Physiologia Plantarum. 124: 189-199.

  29. Zhao, D., K.R. Reddy, V.G. Kakani and V.R. Reddy. 2005. Nitrogen deficiency effects on plant growth, leaf photosynthesis, and hyperspectral reflectance properties of sorghum. European Journal of Agronomy. 22: 391-403.

  30. Zhao, D., K.R. Reddy, V.G. Kakani, J. J. Read and S. Koti 2005. Selection of Optimum Reflectance Ratios for Estimating Leaf Nitrogen and Chlorophyll Concentrations of Field-Grown Cotton. Agronomy Journal, 97: 89-98.

  31. Koti, S., K.R. Reddy, V.R. Reddy, V.G. Kakani and D. Zhao. 2005. Interactive effects of carbon dioxide, temperature, and ultraviolet-B radiation on soybean (Glycine max L.) flower and pollen morphology, pollen production, germination, and tube lengths. Journal of Experimental Botany, 56: 725-736.

  32. Koti, S., K.R. Reddy, V.G. Kakani, D. Zhao and V.R. Reddy. 2004. Soybean (Glycine max) Pollen Germination Characteristics, Flower and Pollen Morphology in Response to Enhanced Ultraviolet-B Radiation. Annals of Botany, 94: 855-864.

  33. Kakani, V.G., K. R. Reddy, D. Zhao and W. Gao. 2004. Senescence and hyperspectral reflectance of cotton leaves exposed to ultraviolet-B radiation and carbon dioxide. Physiologia Plantarum, 121: 250-257.

  34. Reddy, K.R., V.G. Kakani, D. Zhao, S. Koti and W. Gao. 2004. Interactive effects of ultraviolet-B radiation and temperature on cotton physiology, growth, development and hyperspectral reflectance. Photochemistry and Photobiology, 79: 416-427.

  35. Zhao, D., K.R. Reddy, V.G. Kakani, A.R. Mohammed, J.J. Read, and W. Gao. 2004. Leaf and canopy photosynthetic characteristics of cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) under elevated CO2 concentration and UV-B radiation. Journal of Plant Physiology,161: 581-590.

  36. Kakani V.G., K.R. Reddy, D. Zhao and K. Sailaja. 2003. Field Crop responses to ultraviolet-B radiation: A review. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology,120: 191-218.

  37. Kakani, V.G., K.R. Reddy, D. Zhao and A.R. Mohammed. 2003. Ultraviolet-B radiation effects on cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) morphology and anatomy. Annals of Botany, 91: 817-826.

  38. Reddy, K.R., V.G. Kakani, D. Zhao, A.R. Mohammed and W. Gao. 2003. Cotton responses to ultraviolet-B radiation: experimentation and algorithm development. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 120: 249-265.

  39. Zhao, D., K.R. Reddy, V.G. Kakani, J.J. Read and J. Sullivan. 2003. Growth and physiological responses of cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) to elevated carbon dioxide and ultraviolet-B radiation under controlled environmental conditions. Plant Cell and Environment, 26: 771-782.

  40. Zhao, D., K.R. Reddy, V.G. Kakani, J.J. Read and G.A. Carter. 2003. Corn growth, leaf pigment concentration, gas exchange and leaf hyperspectral reflectance properties as affected by nitrogen supply. Plant and Soil, 257: 205-218.

  41. Craufurd, P.Q., P.V. Vara Prasad, V.G. Kakani, T.R. Wheeler and S.N. Nigam. 2003. Heat tolerance in groundnut. Field Crops Research, 80: 63-77.

  42. Kakani, V.G., P.V.V. Prasad, P.Q. Craufurd and T.R. Wheeler. 2002. Response of in vitro pollen germination and pollen tube growth of groundnut (Arachis hypogaea L.) genotypes to temperature. Plant Cell and Environment, 25: 1651-1661.

  43. Reddy, K.R., P.R. Doma, L.O. Mearns, M.Y.L. Boone, H.F. Hodges, A.G. Richardson and V.G. Kakani. 2002. Simulating the impacts of climate change on cotton production in the Mississippi Delta. Climate Research, 22: 271-281.

  44. Vara Prasad, P.V., P.Q. Craufurd, V.G. Kakani, T.R. Wheeler and K.J. Boote. 2000. Influence of high temperature during pre- and post-anthesis stages of floral development on fruit-set and pollen germination in peanut. Australian Journal of Plant Physiology, 28: 233-240.

  45. Kakani, V.G., R. Veeraraghaviah and A. Ravi Kumar. 1994. Comparative performance of split-planting of tillers and different methods of raising rice (Oryza sativa L.). The Andhra Agricultural Journal, 42:  65-67.

 

Proceedings

 

 

  1. Reddy, K.R., S. Koti, V.G. Kakani, D. Zhao, W. Gao 2005. Genotypic variation of soybean and cotton crops in their response to UV-B radiation for vegetative growth and physiology. Proc. SPIE, Ultraviolet Ground- and Space-based Measurements, Models, and Effects (Eds.) G. Bernhard, J. R. Slusser, J. R. Herman, W. Gao. Vol. 5886, p. 156-168.

  2. Mostovoy, G.V., R. King, K.R. Reddy, and V.G. Kakani. 2005. Using MODIS LST data for high-resolution estimates of daily air temperature over Mississippi. 2005 International Workshop on the Analysis of Multi-Temporal Remote Sensing Images, 16-18 May 2005 pp. 76 – 80.
     

  3. Reddy, K.R., D. Zhao, V.G. Kakani, J. J. Read and K. Sailaja. 2003. Estimating cotton growth and developmental parameters through remote sensing. In Ecosystems Dynamics, Agricultural Remote Sensing and Modeling, and Site-Specific Agriculture, Edited by Wei Gao and David Shaw, Proceedings of SPIE Vol. 5153 (SPIE, Bellingham, WA), pp. 277-288.
     

  4. Reddy, K.R., K. Sailaja, D. Zhao, V.G. Kakani, and W. Gao. 2003. Interactive effects of atmospheric carbon dioxide and ultraviolet-B radiation on cotton growth and development. In: Proceedings of SPIE, Vol. 5156 Ultraviolet Ground- and Space-based Measurements, Models, and Effects III, edited by James R. Slusser, Jay R. Herman and Wei Gao, vol. 5156 (SPIEE, Bellingham, WA) pp. 262-272.
     

  5. Reddy, V.R., K.R. Reddy, A.G. Richardson, V.G. Kakani, D. Zhao and S. Koti. 2003.  Cotton modeling: Advances and gaps in our ability to assess climate change, crop management, economic, and environmental policy decisions. Proceedings of the World Cotton Research Conference – 3, Chief Editor A. Swanepoel, Pretoria, South Africa, pp. 881-895.

  6. Reddy, K.R., D. Zhao, V.G. Kakani, J.J. Read and K. Sailaja. 2003. Estimating cotton growth and developmental parameters through remote sensing. In Ecosystems Dynamics, Agricultural Remote Sensing and Modeling, and Site-Specific Agriculture, Edited by Wei Gao and David Shaw, Proceedings of SPIE Vol. 5153 (SPIE, Bellingham, WA), pp. 277-288.

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Abstracts

 

  1. Kakani, V.G. C.B. Godsey, P. Wagle, A.J. Foster, A. Kakani, R. Sripathi and A. Pandey. 2012. Energy beets as year round bioenergy feedstock for Southern Great Plains. The ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, 21-24 October 2012, Cincinnati, OH, USA.

  2. Wilson, T. A. Whitaker, S. Sharma, A. Cumbie, T. Ochsner, V.G. Kakani and J. Warren. 2012. Nitrous oxide emissions from bioenergy feedstocks. The ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, 21-24 October 2012, Cincinnati, OH, USA.

  3. Mohammed, Y., B. Raun, H. Zhang, V.G. Kakani, R. Taylor, and K.G. Desta. 2012. The Effect of Different Nutrient Sources and Switchgrass (Panicum virgatum L.) Harvesting Frequency On Soil Aggregate Stability and Mineral Nitrogen Distribution in the Profile. The ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, 21-24 October 2012, Cincinnati, OH, USA.

  4. Pandey, A. V.G. Kakani, and J. Warren. 2012. Evaluation of Switchgrass (Panicum virgatum L.) Root Characteristics As Influenced by Row Spacing and Cultivar Difference. The ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, 21-24 October 2012, Cincinnati, OH, USA.

  5. A.J. Foster, V.G. Kakani, J. Ge, and J. Mosali. 2012.  Feedstock Yield and Quality of Three Bioenergy Production Systems in Oklahoma. The ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, 21-24 October 2012, Cincinnati, OH, USA.

  6. Dhakal, K., P. Wagle, V.G. Kakani. 2012. Spatially Explicit Modeling of Switchgrass Carbon Sequestration in Oklahoma. The ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, 21-24 October 2012, Cincinnati, OH, USA.

  7. Wagle, P. and V.G. Kakani. 2012. Seasonal Variations In Carbon Dioxide Exchange of Drought Stressed Switchgrass Ecosystem. The ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, 21-24 October 2012, Cincinnati, OH, USA.

  8. Kakani, V.G. C.B. Godsey, P. Wagle, A.J. Foster, A. Kakani, R. Sripathi and A. Pandey. 2012. Energy beets as a bioenergy feedstock in the Southern Great Plains. 2012 National Conference, Science for Biomass Feedstock Production and Utilization, October 2-5, 2012, New Orleans, LA, USA.

  9. Wagle, P. and V.G. Kakani. 2012. Soil moisture affects ecosystem respiration and its relationship with temperature in switchgrass. 2012 National Conference, Science for Biomass Feedstock Production and Utilization, October 2-5, 2012, New Orleans, LA, USA.

  10. A.J. Foster, V.G. Kakani, J. Ge, and J. Mosali. 2012. Predicting biomass yield in bioenergy crop production system using canopy NDVI. 2012 National Conference, Science for Biomass Feedstock Production and Utilization, October 2-5, 2012, New Orleans, LA, USA.

  11. Kakani, V.G. C.B. Godsey, P. Wagle, A.J. Foster, A. Kakani, R. Sripathi and A. Pandey. 2012. Evaluating Energy Beet Potential as Bioenergy Feedstock in Southern Great Plains. Oklahoma EPSCoR Annual State Conference, April 10, 2012, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK, USA.

  12. A.J. Foster, V.G. Kakani, J. Ge, and J. Mosali. 2012. Predicting biomass yield in bioenergy crop production system using canopy NDVI. Oklahoma EPSCoR Annual State Conference, April 10, 2012, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK, USA.

  13. Wagle, P. and V.G. Kakani. 2012. Seasonal variability in evapotranspiration, water use efficiency and energy partitioning in switchgrass. Oklahoma EPSCoR Annual State Conference, April 10, 2012, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK, USA.

  14. Fahej.M., Kakani, V.G. 2011. Screening Switchgrass For Water Stress Tolerance & Utilizing in Vitro Culture Technique To Induce Variation. The ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, 16-19 October 2011, San Antonio, TX, USA 
  15. Fahej, M., Kakani, V.G. 2011. Improving Water Use Efficiency in Switchgrass. The EPSCoR Annual Conference, 21 April 2011, Norman, Ok, USA.
  16. Pandey, A., Warren,J. and V.G Kakani. 2011. Evaluation of Root Characteristics of Different Switchgrass Cultivars. ASA, CSSA, SSSA International Annual Meetings, San Antonio, TX, October 16-19.
  17. Pandey, A., Warren, J. and V. G. Kakani.2011. Impacts of Row Spacing on Root Characteristics of Switchgrass. Oklahoma EPSCoR Annual State Conference, University of Oklahoma, Norman, Ok, April 21.
  18. Wagle, P. and V. G. Kakani. 2011. Eddy Covariance Based Estimates of Net Ecosystem Excahnges in Bioenergy Cropping Ecosystems. ASA, CSSA, SSSA International Annual Meetings, San Antonio, TX, October 16-19
  19. Fahej, M., and V.G Kakani. 2011. Screening switchgrass for water stress tolerance. ASA, CSSA, SSSA International Annual Meetings, San Antonio, TX, October 16-19.
  20. Wagle, P. and V. G. Kakani. 2011. Net Ecosystem Exchanges of Carbon Dioxide and Water Vapor in a Sorghum Field. Great Plains Sorghum Conference & 28th Biennial Sorghum Research and Utilization Conference, Stillwater, Ok, September 12 - 14.
  21. Wagle, P. and V. G. Kakani. 2011. Net Ecosystem Exchanges of Bioenergy Cropping Ecosystems, Oklahoma EPSCoR Annual State Conference, University of Oklahoma, OK, April 21.
  22. Sripathi, R., Kakani, V. G., Wu, Y. 2011. Genotypic Variation and Genotype by Environment Interactions Among New Switchgrass Populations in Oklahoma. The ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, 16 - 19 October 2011, San Antonio, TX, USA.
  23. Sripathi, R., Kakani, V. G., Wu, Y.. 2011. Genotype by Environment Interactions Among new Switchgrass Populations in Oklahoma. The EPSCoR Annual Conference, 21 April 2011, Norman, OK, US.
  24. Foster A.J., M. Fahej, Y. Wu, and V.G. Kakani. 2011. Nitrogen Use Efficiency and N-Remobilization in Switchgrass Cultivars, ASA, CSSA, SSSA International Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX, October 16-19.
  25. Wagle, P. and V. G. Kakani. 2011. Eddy Covariance Based Estimates of Net Ecosystem Exchanges in Bioenergy Cropping Ecosystems. ASA, CSSA, SSSA International Annual Meetings, San Antonio, TX, October 16-19.
  26. Wagle, P. and V.G. Kakani. 2011. Net Ecosystem Exchanges of Carbon Dioxide and Water Vapor in a Sorghum Field. Great Plains Conference & 28th Biennial Sorghum Research and Utilization Conference, Stillwater, OK, September 12-14.
  27. Wagle, P. and V. G. Kakani. 2011. Net Ecosystem Exchanges of Bioenergy Cropping Ecosystems. Oklahoma EPSCoR Annual State Conference, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK, April 21.
  28. Fahej, M., T.P. Kandel and V. G. Kakani. 2010. Screening switchgrass for water stress tolerance. Oklahoma EPSCoR Annual State Conference. April 29, 2012, Oklahoma City, OK.
  29. Kandel, T.P., V.G. Kakani, Y.Wu and B.Martin. 2010. Response to temperature of upland and lowland genotypes of switchgrass. Oklahoma EPSCoR Annual State Conference. April 29, 2010, Oklahoma City, OK.
  30. Kakani, V.G. and M. Fahej. 2010. Understanding nitrogen use efficiency in switchgrass. Oklahoma EPSCoR Annual State Conference. April 29, 2010, Oklahoma City, OK.
  31. Lee, D.K., E. Aberle, C. Chen, J. Egenolf, K Harmoney, V.G. Kakani, R. Kallenbach, J. Castro. 2010. Conservation Reserce Program (CRP) Grass Land for Sustainable Biomass Feedstock Production-Regional Biomass Feedstock Partnership. The ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, Oct 31-Nov 4, 2010, Long Beach, CA, USA.
  32. Kakani, V.G., C.B. Godsey, D.R. Porter, M. Fahel and T.P. Kandel. 2010. Simulating Photoperiod Sensitive High Biomass Sorghum with CSM-CERES-Sorghum. The ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, Oct 31-Nov 4, 2010, Long Beach, CA, USA.
  33. Linneman, J., C. B. Godsey, D. Belmer, R.L. Huhnke and V.G Kakani. 2010. Developing Row Spacing and Planting Densuty Recommensations for Sweet Sorghum Production in the Southern Great Plains. The ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, Oct 31-Nov 4, 2010, Long Beach, CA, USA.
  34. Kakani V. G. and M. Fahel. 2010. Genotypic Variation in Biomass and Physiological Traits of Swtchgrass in Response to Nitrogen Treatments. The ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, Oct 31-Nov 4, 2010, Long Beach, CA, USA.
  35. Fahej, M., T.P. Kandel and V.G. Kakani. 2010. Screening Switchgrass for Water Stress Tolerance. The ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, Oct 31-Nov 4, 2010, Long Beach, CA, USA>
  36. Foster, A.J., M. Fahej, Y. Wu and V.G. Kakani. 2010. Nitrogen use efficiency and nitrogen remobilization in switchgrass cultivars. OK Researcg Dat, Nov 12, 2010, Cameroon Universty, Lawton, OK, USA.
  37. Pandey, A., J.A. Warren, V.G Kakani. 2010. Switchgrass Root Morphology as Modified by Row Spacing. OK Research Day, Nov 12, 2010, Cameroon University, Lawton, OK, USA.
  38. Wagle, P. and V.G. Kakani. 2010. Eddy covariance method to determine net ecosystem exchange of bioenergy crops. OK Research Day, Nov 12, 2010, Cameroon University, Lawton, OK, USA.
  39. Sripathi, R., Y. Wu and V.G. Kakani. 2010. Genotypic variation in morphological and physiological traits of new Switchgrass Cultivars. OK Research Day, Nov 12, 2010, Cameroon University, Lawton, OK, USA.
  40. Kakani, V.G., C.B. Godsey and D.R. Porter. 2009. Determining Best Management Practices for High Biomass Sorghum. The ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, 1-5 November 2009, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.
  41. Kakani, V.G., C.B. Godsey, D.R. Porter, D. Bellmer2 and R.L. Huhnke. 2009. Sweet Sorghum Yield and Quality in Current and Future Climates of Oklahoma. The ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, 1-5 November 2009, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.
  42. Linneman J. C.B. Godsey, R.L. Huhnke, D. Bellmer, V.G. Kakani, J. Langlois and S. Abreu. 2009. Determining the Optimum Row Spacing and Plant Density for Sweet Sorghum Production in the Southern Great Plains. The ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, 1-5 November 2009, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.
  43. Kandel, T.P., V.G. Kakani, Y. Wu and B. Martin. 2009. Dry Matter Accumulation and Partitioning of Swithgrass Genotypes in Response to Temperature. The ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, 1-5 November 2009, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.
  44. Makaju, S., Y. Wu, H. Zhang, M.P. Anderson, V.G. Kakani and C.B. Taliaferro. 2009. Winter Biomass Yield and Elemental Composition of ‘Kanlow' Switchgrass in a Zero Input Environment. The ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, 1-5 November 2009, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.
  45. Kakani, V.G., C.B. Godsey, Y. Wu and D.R. Porter. Bioenergy Crop Production. GROW Conference, Nov 12-13, 2008, Oklahoma City, OK.
  46. Kandel, T.P., V.G. Kakani and Y. Wu. 2008. Switchgrass genotypes response to temperature. GROW Conference, Nov 12-13, 2008, Oklahoma City, OK
  47. Matcha, S. S. K., V. G. Kakani and K. R. Reddy. 2007. Effects of nitrogen deficiency on plant growth and photosynthesis, and selection of reflectance properties for physiology in switchgrass. 37th Biological Systems Simulation Conference, April 17-19, 2007, Beltsville, Maryland, USA.
  48. Singh, S. K., V. G. Kakani, Surahbhi, S. K. and K. R. Reddy. 2007. Screening cowpea cultivars to multiple abiotic stresses. Southern Branch of the American Society of Agronomy Annual Meetings, Feb 3-7, 2007, Mobile, AL, USA.
  49. Kakani V.G., K.J. Boote, P.V.V. Prasad, P.Q. Craufurd, T.R. Wheeler, and R.C.N. Rachaputi. Using CROPGRO to Simulate Impact of High Temperature and Water Stress on Peanut. The ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, 12-16 November 2006, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA.
  50. Kakani, V.G. and K.R. Reddy. Big Bluestem Growth, Photosynthesis and Hyperspectral Reflectance Properties as Affected by Nitrogen Deficiency. The ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, 12-16 November 2006, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA.
  51. Surabhi, G.K., V.G. Kakani and K.R. Reddy. Leaf photosynthetic responses of C3 and C4 grass species to temperature and carbon dioxide. The ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, 12-16 November 2006, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA.
  52. S.S.K. Matcha, V.G. Kakani, G.K. Surabhi and K.R. Reddy. Growth Temperature and Carbon Dioxide Concentration Alters Forage Quality and Spectral Reflectance Patterns in Virginia Wildrye (Elymus virginicus L.). The ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, 12-16 November 2006, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA.
  53. K.R. Reddy, S.S.K. Matcha, S.K. Singh, G.K. Surabhi and V.G. Kakani. Growth temperature and carbon dioxide concentration alters big bluestem (Andropogon gerardii Vitman) biomass, seed production and subsequent seed germination. The ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, 12-16 November 2006, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA.
  54. Kakani, V.G., K.R. Reddy, D. Zhao, S. Koti. 2005. Cotton growth, productivity and fiber properties as affected by nitrogen and mepiquat chloride levels. The ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, 6-10 November 2005, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. (Oral)
  55. Kumar, S.G., V.G. Kakani, K.R. Reddy. 2005. Leaf photosynthetic responses of big bluestem (Andropogon gerardii Vitman) to different levels of CO2 and temperature. The ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, 6-10 November 2005, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. (Poster)
  56. Reddy, K.R., V.G. Kakani. 2005. Exploring the use of environmental productivity index for crop production and modeling. The ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, 6-10 November 2005, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. (Oral)
  57. Salem, M., S. Koti, V.G. Kakani, K.R. Reddy. 2005. Glycinebetaine and its role in heat tolerance as studied by pollen germination techniques in soybean genotypes. The ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, 6-10 November 2005, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. (Poster)
  58. Kakani, V.G., K.R. Reddy, K.R., Zhao, D., Kolla, B.M. and Thomasson, A. 2004. Comparison of canopy hyperspectral reflectance and multispectral imagery in determining growth, development and yield of field cotton. American Society of Agronomy Annual Meetings, November 2-6, 2004, Seattle, Washington, USA. (Oral)
  59. Kakani, V. G., K. R. Reddy, D. Zhao, S. Koti and W. Gao. 2004. Interactive effects of UV-B radiation and water stress on cotton growth and development. American Society of Agronomy Annual Meetings, November 2-6, 2004, Seattle, Washington, USA. (Poster)
  60. Salem, M., K.R. Reddy, V.G. Kakani and S. Koti. 2004. Responses of Pollen Germination and Pollen Tube Growth of Soybean Genotypes to Temperature. American Society of Agronomy Annual Meetings, November 2-6, 2004, Seattle, Washington, USA. (Oral)
  61. Koti, S., K.R. Reddy, V.G. Kakani, D. Zhao and V.R. Reddy. 2004. Interactive Effects of UV-B radiation, Carbon Dioxide and Temperature on Floral Morphology and Pollen Characteristics of Soybean Genotypes. American Society of Agronomy Annual Meetings, November 2-6, 2004, Seattle, Washington, USA. (Oral)
  62. Koti, S., K.R. Reddy, V.G. Kakani, D. Zhao and V.R. Reddy. 2004. Growth responses of soybean genotypes to Ultraviolet-B radiation, carbon dioxide and temperatures interactions. American Society of Agronomy Annual Meetings, November 2-6, 2004, Seattle, Washington, USA. (Poster)
  63. Reddy, K. R., S. Koti, V. G. Kakani, D. Zhao and W. Gao. 2004. Response of corn to Ultraviolet-B radiation under controlled environmental conditions. American Society of Agronomy Annual Meetings, November 2-6, 2004, Seattle, Washington, USA. (Oral)
  64. Kakani, V. G., K. R. Reddy, D. Zhao, S. Koti1, W. Gao. 2003. Effect of ultraviolet-B radiation and temperature on growth, development and physiology of cotton, American Society of Agronomy Annual Meetings, November 2-6, 2003, Denver, Colorado, USA. (Poster)
  65. Kakani, V. G., K. R. Reddy, D. Zhao, S. Koti and K. N. Reddy. 2003. Discrimination of crop and weed species based on morpho-physiological characters and hyperspectral reflectance, American Society of Agronomy Annual Meetings, November 2-6, 2003, Denver, Colorado, USA. (Oral)
  66. Zhao, D., K. R. Reddy and V. G. Kakani. 2003. Nitrogen effects on sorghum physiology and leaf hyperspectral reflectance, American Society of Agronomy Annual Meetings, November 2-6, 2003, Denver, Colorado, USA. (Poster)
  67. Zhao, D., K. R. Reddy, V. G. Kakani, S. Koti and J. J. Read. 2003. Seasonal trends of cotton leaf N and chlorophyll concentrations and hyperspectral reflectance, American Society of Agronomy Annual Meetings, November 2-6, 2003, Denver, Colorado, USA. (Oral)
  68. Reddy, K. R., D. Zhao, V. G. Kakani, J. J. Read and K. Sailaja. 2003. Estimating cotton growth and developmental parameters through remote sensing, American Society of Agronomy Annual Meetings, November 2-6, 2003, Denver, Colorado, USA. (Oral)
  69. Kakani, V. G., K. R. Reddy, T. Wallace, S. Koti, D. Zhao. 2003. Response to temperature of in-vitro pollen germination and pollen tube growth of cotton genotypes. Beltwide Cotton Conference, 10-14 January 2003, Nashville, TN, USA. pp. 1729. (Oral)
  70. Kakani, V. G., K. R. Reddy, D. Zhao, and S. Koti. 2003. Effect of ultraviolet-B radiation on cotton genotypes. Beltwide Cotton Conference, 10-14 January 2003, Nashville, TN, USA. (Poster)
  71. Zhao, D., K. R. Reddy, V. G. Kakani, J. J. Read and K. Sailaja. 2003. Cotton growth, yield, and canopy hyperspectral reflectance as affected by nitrogen application. Beltwide Cotton Conference, 10-14 January 2003, Nashville, TN, USA. pp. 1750. (Oral)
  72. Zhao, D., K. R. Reddy, V. G. Kakani, J. J. Read and K. Sailaja. 2003. Linking cotton growth and yield to remote sensing. To the Faculty and Students of the Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, Mississippi State University, 24 March 2003, Mississippi State, MS, USA. (Oral)
  73. Kakani, V. G., K. R. Reddy, P. V. V. Prasad, K. Sailaja, P. Craufurd, and T. Wheeler. 2003. Pollen: A potential model for heat tolerance for high temperature tolerance in plants. To the Faculty and Students of the Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, Mississippi State University, 17 March 2003, Mississippi State, MS, USA. (Oral-Invited) 
  74. Reddy, K. R., V. G. Kakani, D. Zhao and K. Sailaja. 2003. Causes for boll drop in cotton under high temperature conditions, Southern Branch of the American Society of Agronomy Annual Meetings, 2-4 February 2003, Mobile, AL, USA. (Poster)
  75. Kakani, V. G., A. Tokitkla, K. R. Reddy, D. Zhao and K. Sailaja. 2003. Effect of UV-B radiation on photosynthesis and reproductive efficiency of peanut genotypes. Southern Branch of the American Society of Agronomy Annual Meetings, 2-4 February 2003, Mobile, AL, USA. (Poster)
  76. Kakani, V.G., P V Vara Prasad, P Q Craufurd, and T.R. Wheeler (2000). Pollen response to temperature in peanuts. Book of abstracts, 3rd International Crop Science Congress, 17-22 August, 2000, CCH, Hamburg, Germany, pp: 79. (Poster)
  77. Craufurd, P.Q., P.V. Vara Prasad, V.G. Kakani, and T.R. Wheeler (2000). Response to high air and soil temperature in peanuts. Book of Abstracts, 3rd International Crop Science Congress, 17-22 August, 2000, CCH, Hamburg, Germany, pp: 63. (Poster)
  78. Vara Prasad, P.V., P.Q. Craufurd, V.G. Kakani, and T.R. Wheeler (2000). Effect of high temperature on fruit-set in peanut. Book of Abstracts, 3rd International Crop Science Congress, 17-22 August, 2000, Hamburg, Germany, pp: 75. (Poster)

 

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  1. Reddy, K.R., V.G. Kakani and H.F. Hodges. 2008. Exploring the use of environmental productivity index concept for crop production and modeling. In: Recent Advances In: Understanding and Modeling of Water Stress Effects on Plant Growth Processes, Ed. Ahuja, L. et al. Crop Science Society of America, Madison, WI. (In press).

  2. Reddy, K.R., P.V.V. Prasad and V.G. Kakani. 2005. Crop responses to elevated carbon dioxide and interactions with temperature. In: Tuba, Z. Ecological Responses and Adaptations of Crops to Rising Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide. Food Products Press, Binghamton, NY, pp. 157-191.

  3. Prasad, P.V.V., V.G. Kakani and K.R. Reddy. 2003. Plants and the Environment: Ozone Depletion. In: B. Thomas, D. Murphy and B. Murray (Eds.) Encyclopedia of Applied Plant Sciences. Elsevier Ltd. pp. 749-756.

  4. Reddy, K.R., V.G. Kakani, and J.M. McKinion. 2001. Applications of a cotton simulation model, GOSSYM/COMAX, for crop management, economic and policy decisions. In: L.R. Ahuja, Liwang Ma and T.A. Howell (Eds.) Agricultural Systems in Field Research and Technology Transfer, CRC Press, LLC, Boca Raton, FL, USA. pp.33-53.
     

     

 

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