Expertise DescriptionI have over 10 years experience with air quality and animal science. My expertise includes dust emission and microbial sampling in feedlot cattle and pigs, animal health, as well as heat stress in cattle and pigs and ethology. My experience also includes air quality research related to livestock production. My research includes quantification of ammonia, air emissions, dust, and odor emissions in dairies, beef feedlots, and poultry operations in order to establish environmentally benign livestock systems. I am also an expert on the effects of air emissions on animal health and welfare, agricultural air quality. I have prior expert witness experience.
Areas of Expertise
My consulting services include: Research associate; Directing at an Agricultural Air Quality Center; Associate Professor and Cooperative Extension Specialist – Air Quality.
|M.S.||Animal Science and Agricultural Engineering||University of Leipzig|
|Ph.D.||Animal Science||Texas Tech University|
Awards & Affiliation
|Outstanding Paper Award – Measurement and Technology|
|Academy Federation Excellence in Research Award|
|Environmental Award – Environmental Protection Agency|
|Distinguished Service Award for Outstanding Research|
American Society of Animal Science (ASAS)
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases