ABE Department Awarded ASABE Superior Paper Award 2016

Posted: August 22, 2016

Journal articles published by ASABE

The articles published by ASABE in its three peer-reviewed journals during 2015 are eligible for 2016 Superior Paper Awards. Each Technical Community selects up to 5% of the papers published by their community for Paper Awards based on the articles timeliness, fundamental value, originality, and benefits to society, as well as for the quality of writing. Winning Paper Award authors are presented with a certificate at the Annual International Meeting.

The winning paper from ABE is:
Development of a Selective Automated Blossom Thinning System for Peaches
D. J. Lyons, P. H. Heinemann, J. R. Schupp, T. A. Baugher, J. Liu
Published in Transactions of the ASABE 58(6): 1447-1457 (doi: 10.13031/trans.58.11138). Copyright 2015 American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers.

Accepting the awards on behalf of the authors are Paul Heinemann and Jude Liu along with Mary Leigh Wolfe, President of ASABE.