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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Elizabeth B Maghirang
Center for Grain and Animal Health Research
Agricultural Engineer

Phone: (785) 776-2730
Fax: (785) 537-5550
Room 221
ENGINEERING & WIND EROSION RESEARCH UNIT
CGAHR
1515 COLLEGE AVENUE
MANHATTAN, KS, 66502


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
A multispectral sorting device for isolating single wheat kernels with high protein content - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Haff, R.P., Pearson, T.C., Maghirang, E.B. 2013. A multispectral sorting device for isolating single wheat kernels with high protein content. Journal of Food Measurement and Characterization. 7(4):149-157.
A multispectral sorting device for wheat kernels Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pearson, T.C., Maghirang, E.B., Dowell, F.E. 2013. A multispectral sorting device for wheat kernels. Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology. 2:45-60.
Molecular weight distribution of proteins in hard red spring wheat: Relationship to quality parameters and intra-sample uniformity - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ohm, J., Hareland, G.A., Simsek, S., Seabourn, B.W., Maghirang, E.B., Dowell, F.E. 2010. Molecular weight distribution of proteins in hard red spring wheat: Relationship to quality parameters and intra-sample uniformity. Cereal Chemistry. 87(6):553–560.
Near-infrared spectroscopic method for the identification of Fusarium head blight damage and prediction of deoxynivalenol in single wheat kernels Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Peiris, K., Pumphrey, M.O., Dong, Y., Maghirang, E.B., Berzonsky, W., Dowell, F.E. 2010. Near-infrared spectroscopic method for the identification of Fusarium head blight damage and prediction of deoxynivalenol in single wheat kernels. Cereal Chemistry. 87(6):511-517.
Technical Note: Measuring Grain and Insect Characteristics using NIR Laser Array Technology Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dowell, F.E., Maghirang, E.B., Jayaraman, V. 2010. Technical Note: Measuring Grain and Insect Characteristics using NIR Laser Array Technology. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 26(1):165-169.
Effect of Protein Molecular Weight Distribution on Kernel and Baking Characteristics and Intra-varietal Variation in Hard Spring Wheats - (Abstract Only)
Ohm, J., Dowell, F.E., Hareland, G.A., Simsek, S., Seabourn, B.W., Maghirang, E.B. 2009. Effect of Protein Molecular Weight Distribution on Kernel and Baking Characteristics and Intra-varietal Variation in Hard Spring Wheats. Cereal Foods World 54(4):57A
Automated Single-Kernel Sorting to Select for Quality Traits in Wheat Breeding Lines Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dowell, F.E., Maghirang, E.B., Baenziger, P. 2009. Automated Single-Kernel Sorting to Select for Quality Traits in Wheat Breeding Lines. Cereal Chemistry. 86(5):527-533. doi: 10-1094/CCHEM-86-5-0527.
Visible and near-infrared spectroscopy detects queen honey bee insemination Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Webster, T.C., Dowell, F.E., Maghirang, E.B., Thacker, E.M. 2009. Visible and near-infrared spectroscopy detects queen honey bee insemination. Apidologie. 40(5):565-569.
Visible and Near-Infrared Spectroscopy Detects Honey Bee Queen Insemination Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Webster, T.C., Dowell, F.E., Maghirang, E.B., Thacker, E.M. 2009. Visible and Near-Infrared Spectroscopy Detects Honey Bee Queen Insemination. Apidologie. 40(5):565-569.
Selecting and Sorting Waxy Wheat Kernels Using Near-Infrared Spectroscopy Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dowell, F.E., Maghirang, E.B., Graybosch, R.A., Berzonsky, W.A., Delwiche, S.R. 2009. Selecting and Sorting Waxy Wheat Kernels Using Near-Infrared Spectroscopy. Cereal Chemistry. 86(3):251-255.
Wheat Newsletter - (Review Article)
Tilley, M., Dowell, F.E., Seabourn, B.W., Wilson, J.D., Bean, S., Maghirang, E.B., Chung, O.K., Park, S., Pearson, T.C., Xie, F., Schober, T.J., Akdogan, H.P., Lookhart, G.L., Caley, M.S., Xiao, Z.S., Arthur, F.H., Casada, M., Bechtel, D.B., Brabec, D.L., Tilley, D.R., Lyne, R.K., Kaufman, R.C. 2008. Wheat Newsletter. 73:173-181.
Detecting Counterfeit Antimalarial Tablets by Near-Infrared Spectroscopy Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dowell, F.E., Maghirang, E.B., Fernandez, F.M., Newton, P.N., Green, M.D. 2008. Detecting Counterfeit Antimalarial Tablets by Near-Infrared Spectroscopy. Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis. 48:1011-1014. DOI: 10.1016/j.jpba.2008.06.024.
Applying Single Kernel Sorting Technology to Developing Scab Resistant Lines Reprint Icon - (Abstract Only)
Dowell, F.E., Maghirang, E.B. 2007. Applying Single Kernel Sorting Technology to Developing Scab Resistant Lines. Proceedings of the 2007 National Fusarium Head Blight Forum. pg. 176.
The Relationship of Bread Quality to Kernel, Flour, and Dough Properties Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dowell, F.E., Maghirang, E.B., Pierce, R.0., Lookhart, G.L., Bean, S., Xie, F., Caley, M.S., Wilson, J.D., Seabourn, B.W., Ram, M.S., Park, S., Chung, O.K. 2008. The Relationship of Bread Quality to Kernel, Flour, and Dough Properties. Cereal Chemistry. 85(1):82-91. Online. doi: 10.1094/CCHEM-85-1-0082. Available http://cerealchemistry.aaccnet.org/toc/cchem/85/1.
Rapid assessment of insect fragments in flour milled from wheat infested with known densities of immature and adult Sitophilus oryzae (L.) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Toews, M.D., Perez-Mendoza, J., Throne, J.E., Dowell, F.E., Maghirang, E.B., Arthur, F.H., Campbell, J.F. 2007. Rapid assessment of insect fragments in flour milled from wheat infested with known densities of immature and adult Sitophilus oryzae (L.) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Journal of Economic Entomology 100: 1714-1723.
The Relationship Between Single Wheat Kernel Particle Size Distribution and the Perten SKCS 4100 Hardness Index Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pearson, T.C., Wilson, J.D., Gwirtz, J., Maghirang, E.B., Dowell, F.E., Mccluskey, P., Bean, S. 2007. The Relationship Between Single Wheat Kernel Particle Size Distribution and the Perten SKCS 4100 Hardness Index. Cereal Chemistry. 84(6):567-575. Online. doi:10.1094/CCHEM-84-6-0567.
Improving Grain Breeding Programs Through NIR-Based Single-Kernel Sorting - (Abstract Only) - (13-Apr-07)
Differentiating Tobacco Budworm and Corn Earworm Using Near-Infrared Spectroscopy Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Fengyou, J., Maghirang, E.B., Dowell, F.E., Abel, C.A., Sonny, R. 2007. Differentiating Tobacco Budworm and Corn Earworm Using Near-Infrared Spectroscopy. Journal of Economic Entomology. Vol.100(3):759-764.
Differentiating Tobacco Budworm and Corn Earworm Using Near-Infrared Spectroscopy - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Jia, F., Maghirang, E.B., Dowell, F.E., Abel, C.A., Ramaswamy, S. 2007. Differentiating Tobacco Budworm and Corn Earworm Using Near-Infrared Spectroscopy. Journal of Economic Entomology. 100:759-764
Single Kernel Sorting Technology for Enhancing Scab Resistance and Grain Quality Reprint Icon - (Abstract Only)
Dowell, F.E., Maghirang, E.B., Baenziger, P.S. 2006. Single Kernel Sorting Technology for Enhancing Scab Resistance and Grain Quality. Proceedings of the 2006 National Fusarium Head Blight Forum, December 10-12, 2006, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina. p. 96.
Identification of termite species and subspecies of the genus Zootermopsis using near-infrared reflectance spectroscopy Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Aldrich, B.T., Maghirang, E.B., Dowell, F.E., Kambhampati, S. 2007. Identification of termite species and subspecies of the genus Zootermopsis using near-infrared reflectance spectroscopy. Journal of Insect Science. 7pp. Journal of Insect Science 7:18, available online: insectscience.org/7/18.
Comparison of Quality Characteristics and Breadmaking Functionality of Hard Red Winter and Hard Red Spring Wheat Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Maghirang, E.B., Lookhart, G.L., Bean, S., Pierce, R.O., Xie, F., Caley, M.S., Wilson, J.D., Seabourn, B.W., Chung, O.K., Dowell, F.E. 2006. Comparison of quality characteristics and breadmaking functionality of hard red winter and hard red spring wheat. Cereal Chemistry. Vol. 83(5):520-528.
Predicting Wheat Quality Characteristics and Functionality Using Near-Infrared Spectroscopy Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dowell, F.E., Maghirang, E.B., Xie, F., Lookhart, G.L., Pierce, R., Seabourn, B.W., Bean, S., Wilson, J.D., Chung, O.K. 2006. Predicting wheat quality characteristics and functionality using near-infrared spectroscopy. Cereal Chemistry. Vol. (83)5:529-536.
An automated near-infrared system for selecting individual kernels based on specific quality characteristics Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dowell, F.E., Maghirang, E.B., Graybosch, R.A., Baenziger, P.S., Baltensperger, D.D., Hansen, L.E. 2006. An automated near-infrared system for selecting individual kernels based on specific quality characteristics. Cereal Chemistry. Vol. 83(5):537-543.
Comparison of Dispersive and Fourier-Transform NIR Instruments for Measuring Grain and Flour Attributes. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Armstrong, P.R., Maghirang, E.B., Xie, F., Dowell, F.E. 2006. Comparison of Dispersive and Fourier-Transform NIR Instruments for Measuring Grain and Flour Attributes.. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 22(3): 453-457.
Insect Fragments in Flour: Relationship to Lesser Grain Borer (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae) Infestation Level in Wheat and Rapid Detection Using Near-Infrared Spectroscopy - (Proceedings)
Throne, J.E., Perez-Mendoza, J., Maghirang, E.B., Dowell, F.E., Baker, J.E. 2007. Insect fragments in flour: relationship to lesser grain borer (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae) infestation level in wheat and rapid detection using near-infrared spectroscopy. Integrated Protection of Stored Products IOBC/wprs Bulletin 30: 99-109.
Insect Fragments in Flour: Relationship to Lesser Grain Borer (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae) Infestation Level in Wheat and Rapid Detection Using Near-Infrared Spectroscopy - (Other)
Throne, J.E., Perez-Mendoza, J., Maghirang, E.B., Dowell, F.E., Baker, J.E. 2005. Insect fragments in flour: relationship to lesser grain borer (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae) infestation level in wheat and rapid detection using near-infrared spectroscopy. Meeting Abstract. Presentation at the International Organisation for Biological and Integrated Control of Noxious Animals and Plants West Palaertic Region Section Working Group on Integrated Protection of Stored Products, Prague, Czech Republic, September 20-23, 2005.
Insect Fragments in Flour: Relationship to Lesser Grain Borer (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae) Infestation Level in Wheat and Rapid Detection Using Near-Infrared Spectroscopy Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Perez-Mendoza, J., Throne, J.E., Maghirang, E.B., Dowell, F.E., Baker, J.E. 2005. Insect fragments in flour: relationship to lesser grain borer (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae) infestation level in wheat and rapid detection using near-infrared spectroscopy. Journal of Economic Entomology 98: 2282-2291.
Rapid Methods for Predicting Grain, Flour, and End-Use Quality - (Abstract Only)
Dowell, F.E., Chung, O.K., Pierce, R., Maghirang, E.B. 2005. Rapid methods for predicting grain, flour, and end-use quality. Meeting Abstract. Presented at the ICC Jubilee Conference, July 3-6, 2005. Vienna, Austria.
An Automated Single-Kernel Nir System for Sorting Kernels Based on Specific Quality Characteristics - (Abstract Only)
Dowell, F.E., Maghirang, E.B. 2005. An Automated Single-Kernel NIR System for Sorting Kernels Based on Specific Quality Characteristics. Third International Wheat Quality Conference Proceedings. Meeting Abstract. p.53.
An Automated Nir Single-Kernel Trait Selection System - (Abstract Only)
Dowell, F.E., Maghirang, E.B. An automated nir single-kernel trait selection system. American Association of Cereal Chemists Meetings.
Effect of Wheat Infestation by Different Stages of the Lesser Grain Borer on Final Counts of Insect Fragments in Flour - (Other)
Perez Mendoza, J., Maghirang, E.B., Throne, J.E., Baker, J.E. 2004. Effect of wheat infestation by different stages of the lesser grain borer on final counts of insect fragments in flour. National Entomological Society of America Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, UT.
Quality Parameters of Four Wheat Fractions Singulated and Sorted Based on Kernel Hardness - (Abstract Only)
Chung, O.K., Maghirang, E.B., Park, S., Caley, M.S., Dowell, F.E., Seabourn, B.W. 2004. Quality parameters of four wheat fractions singulated and sorted based on kernel hardness. Abstract No. 417 in: 2004 AACC Annual Meeting Program Book. p.167. Meeting Abstract.
Predicting Grain, Flour, and Bread Quality Using Nir Spectroscopy - (Proceedings)
Dowell, F.E., Maghirang, E.B., Xie, F., Chung, O.K., Pierce, R.O. 2004. Predicting grain, flour, and bread quality using NIR spectroscopy. International Cereal and Bread Congress Proceedings. Harrogate England. May 23-24, 2004.
Correlating Multiple Grain Measurements to Grain Quality - (Abstract Only)
Dowell, F.E., Maghirang, E.B., Xie, F., Chung, O.K. 2004. Correlating multiple grain measurements to grain quality. Abstract No. 124 of the 89th Annual Meeting of the AACC.
Automated Detection of Single Wheat Kernels Containing Live Or Dead Insects Using Near-Infrared Reflectance Spectroscopy - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
MAGHIRANG, E.B., DOWELL, F.E., BAKER, J.E., THRONE, J.E. AUTOMATED DETECTION OF SINGLE WHEAT KERNELS CONTAINING LIVE OR DEAD INSECTS USING NEAR-INFRARED REFLECTANCE SPECTROSCOPY. TRANSACTIONS OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERS. 2003. v. 46(4). p. 1277-1282.
Detection of Whole Corn Kernels Contaminated with Aflatoxin by Near Infrared Spectroscopy - (Abstract Only) - (27-Oct-00)
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