Grain Science and Industry
Kansas State University
201 Shellenberger Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506

785-532-6161
grains@k-state.edu

Maier, Dirk

Publications

Improvements in Quantification of Biomass Feedstock Availability to a Biorefinery Using a GIS-Based Method.  2014.  Adrian Martinez-Kawas, D.E. Maier.  Transactions of the ASABE, 57(2):533-542.

Integrated joint pest management strategies in the presence of control spillovers, 2013.  Yigezu A Yigezu; Corrinne E. Alexander; Paul V Preckel; Dirk E Maier; Linda J Mason; Charles P Woloshuk; John Lawrence; Dale Moog.  European Review of Agricultural Economics, pp.1-21

Half-life time of ozone as a function of air movement and conditions in a sealed container.  2013.   McClurkin, J.; Maier, D.; Ileleji, K.   Journal of Stored Products Research, 55:41-47.

Three-dimensional transient heat, mass, momentum, and species transfer in the stored grain ecosystem: part I.  Model development and evaluation.  2013.  Lawrence, J.; Maier, D.; Stroshine, R.  Transactions of ASASBE, 56(1):179-188.

Three-dimensional transient heat, mass, momentum, and species transfer in the stored grain ecosystems: part II.  Model validation.  2013.  Lawrence, J.; Maier, D.; Stroshine, R.  Transactions of ASABE, 56(1):189-201.

Efficacy of fixed bed ozonation treatment to control insects in stored bulk grain.  2013.  Campabadal, C.; Maier, D.; Mason, L.  Applied Engineering in Agriculture, 29(5):693-704.

Impact of various storage conditions on enzymatic activity, biomass components and conversion to ethanol yields from sorghum biomass used as a bioenergy crop.  2013.  Rigdon, A.; Jumpponen, A.; Vadlani, P.; Maier, D.  Bioresource Technology, 132:269-275.

Determination of Effort Required to Insert a Rescue Tube into Various Grain Types.  2012.  Roberts, M.J.; Field, W.; Maier,D.; Stroshine, R.L. Journal of Agricultural Safety and Health. 18(4):293-308.

Gas leakage and distribution characteristics of methyl bromide and sulfuryl fluoride during fumigations in a pilot flour mill.  2012.  Chayaprasert, W.; Maier, D.; Subramanyam, Bh.; Hartzer, M. Journal of Stored Products Research, 50:1-7.

Development and validation of a headspace model for a stored grain silo filled to its eave. 2012.  Lawrence, J.; Maier, D.; Hardin, J.; Jones, C. Journal of Stored Products Research, 49:176-183.

Ozone application in a modified screw conveyor to treat grain for insect pests, fungal contaminants and mycotoxins.  2011.  McDonough, M.; Campabadal, C.; Mason, L.; Maier, D.; Denvir, A.; Woloshuk, C. Journal of Stored Product Research, 47(3):249-254.

Aeration strategies for wheat storage in the sub-tropical region of north India.  2011.   Lawrence, J.; Maier, D. Transactions of ASABE, 54(4):1395-1405.

Development and validation of a model to predict air temperatures and humidities in the headspace of partially filled stored grain silos 2011.  Lawrence, J.; Maier, D. Transactions of ASABE, 54(5):1809-1817.

Three-dimensional airflow distribution in peaked, leveled and cored grain mass configurations. 2011.  Lawrence, J.; Maier, D. Biosystems Engineering, 110(3):321-329.

Quantifying feedstock availability using a geographical information system.  2011.  Martinez-Kawas, Adrian; Maier, D.  Applied Engineering in Agriculture, 4(3):133-146.

Experimental and theoretical analysis of a novel deep-bed solid-state bioreactor for cellulosic enzyme production.  2011.  Brijwani, K.; Vadlani, P.; Hohn, K.; Maier, D.  Biochemical Engineering Journal, 58-59:110-123.

Summary of prior grain entrapment rescue strategies.  2011.  Roberts, M.; Deboy, G.; Field, W.; Maier, D.  Journal of Agriculture Safety and health, 17(4):303-325.

Use of a stakeholder-driven DACUM process to define knowledge areas for food protection and defense.  2011.  Linton, R.; Nutsch, A.; McSwane, D.; Kastner, J.; Bhatt, T.; Hodge, S.; Getty, K.; Maier, D.; Kastner, C.; Chaturvedi, A.; Woodley, C.  Journal of Homeland Security and Emergency Management, 8(2)July.

Investigation of fumigant efficacy in flour mills under real-world fumigation conditions.  2011.  Tsai, W.; Mason, L.; Chayaprasert, W.; Maier, D.; Illeleji, K.  Journal of Stored Products Research, 47(3):179-184.

Hybrid mixture theory based moisture transport and stress development in corn kernels during drying:  validation and simulation results.  2011.  Takhar, P.; Maier, D.; Campanella, O. Chen, G.  Journal of Food Engineering, 106(4):275-282.

The effect of process variables during drying on the physical and chemical characteristics of corn dried distillers grains with solubles (DDGS)-Plant Scale Experiments.  2010.  Kingsly, A.; Ileleji, K.; Clementson, C.; Garcia, A.; Maier, D.; Stroshine, R.; Radcliff, S. Bioresource Technology, 101(1):193-199.

Economics of integrated insect management in stored corn.  2010.  Yigezu, Y.; Alexander, C.; Preckel, P.; Maier, D.; Mason, L.; Woloshuk, C.; Lawrence, J.; Moog, D. Journal of Economic Entomology, 103(5):1896-1908.

Evaluating the effects of sealing quality on gas leakage rates during structural fumigation by pressurization testing and CFD simulations.  2010.   Chayaprasert, W. and Maier, D. ASABE Transactions. 53(3).

Testing the performance and compatibility of de-gummed soybean heating oil blends for use in residential furnaces. 2009.   Jiru, T.; Kaufman, B.; Ileleji, K.; Ess, D.; Gibson, H. and Maier, D. Journal for the Science and Technology of Fuel and Energy. 89(1):105-113.

Effects of weather conditions on sulfuryl fluoride and methyl bromide leakage during structural fumigation in a flour mill.  2009.  Chayaprasert, W.; Maier, D.; Ileleji, K. and Murphy, J. Journal of Stored Products Research. 45(1):1-9.

Modeling of Moisture Diffusivities for Components of Yellow-dent Corn Kernels. Chen, G.; Maier, D.; Campanella, O. and Takhar, P. Journal of Cereal Science. 50(1):82-90.

Optimal management of molds in stored corn.  2008.  Yigezu, A.; Alexander, C.; Preckel, P.; Maier, D.; Woloshuk, C.; Mason, L.; Lawrence, J. and Moog, D. Agricultural Systems. 98(3):220-227.

Development and validation of computational fluid dynamics models for precision structural fumigation.  2008.  Chayaprasert, W.; Maier, D.; Ileleji, K. and Murthy, J. Journal of Stored Products Research. 44(1):11-20.

Does on-farm quality assurance pay? A cost-benefit analysis of the Grainsafe program 2007.  Karaca, U.; Alexander, C. and Maier, D. Journal of Agriculture and Applied Economics. 39(3):541-556. Purdue ARP N. 18012.

Evaluation of different temperature management strategies for suppression of Sitophilus zeamais (Motschulsky) in stored maize.  2007.  Ileleji, K.; Maier, D. and Woloshuk, C. Journal of Stored Products Research. 43:480-488.

Field implementation and model validation of a model-based fan and burner control strategy for the in-bin drying and conditioning of corn.  2007.  Bartosik, R. and Maier, D. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 23(2):195-205. Purdue ARP N. 18026.

Study of absorption and desorption equilibrium relationships for three different corn types using the modified Chung-Pfost equation.  2007.  Bartosik, R. and Maier, D. ASABE Transactions. 50(5):1741-1749. ARP N. 18085.

Evaluation of spinosad as a grain protectant on three Kansas farms.  2006.  Subramanyam, Bh.; Toews, M.; Ileleji, K.; Maier, D.; Thompson, G. and Pitts, T. Crop Protection. 26(7):1021-1030.

Effect of airflow distribution on the performance of NA/LT in-bin drying of corn.  2006.  Bartosik, R. and Maier, D. ASAE Transactions. 49(4):1095-1104. Purdue ARP No. 17944.

Detection of a developing hot spot in stored grain with a CO2 sensor.  2006.  Maier, D.; Ileleji, K.; Bhat, C. and Woloshuk, C. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 22(2):275-289. Purdue ARP No. 17621.

Field testing of a new variable heat low temperature in-bin drying control strategy.  2005.  Bartosik, R. and Maier, D. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 21(3):445-453. Purdue ARP No. 17359.

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