Research Activities:

  • Evaluation of different management practices to reduce aflatoxin contamination in corn
  • Study the impact of weather and climate on agriculture especially corn and wheat crops
  • Identification of adaptation strategies to reduce climate-related risk in agriculture
  • Use of crop growth modeling to evaluate different management strategies for improving grain production
  • Evaluation of irrigation scheduling strategies (sensor-based) for corn and soybean production
  • Evaluation of crop sensing technologies for variable rate application of nitrogen.

Subject Area

  • Precision Agriculture
Environmental Science, Agronomy
PhD, University of Georgia, Athens, Biological, Agricultural Engineering, 2008
BS, Universidad Nacional de Colombia and Universidad del Valle, Colombia, Agricultural Engineering, 1997
agronomy soil sciences