Art Zygielbaum

Art Zygielbaum

  • Contact Information
  • Publications
  • Background
  • Interests
  • Grants

Contact Information

TitleEmeritus Remote Sensing Specialist
Faculty RankAssociate Professor Emeritus
Address Off Campus
NE
Phone
  • office: 402-472-3424
  • fax: 402-472-2946
E-mailazygielbaum1@unl.edu
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Selected Publications

Wang, R., Gamon, J., Schweiger, A. K., Cavender-Bares, j., Kothari, S., Townsend, P., Zygielbaum, A. (2018). Influence of species richness, evenness and composition on optical diversity: a simulation study. Remote Sensing of Environment(211), 218-228.
Gholizadeh, H., Gamon, J., Zygielbaum, A., Wang, R., Schweiger, A. K., Cavender-Bares, J. (2018). Remote sensing of biodiversity: Soil correction and data dimension reduction methods improve assessment of α-diversity (species richness) in prairie ecosysteOnline
Wang, R., Gamon, J., Cavender-Bares, J., Townsend, P. A., Zygielbaum, A. (2017). The spatial sensitivity of the spectral diversity-biodiversity relationship: an experimental test in a prairie grassland. Ecological Applications.Online
Nguy-Robertson, A., Zygielbaum, A., McMechan, A., Hein, G. L., Wegulo, S., Stilwell, A., Smith, T. M. 2016. Developing the framework for a risk map for mite vectored viruses in wheat resulting from pre-harvest hail damage. Crop Protection, 89:21-31.Online
Wang, R., Gamon, J., Montgomery, R. A., Townsend, P. A., Zygielbaum, A., Bitan, K., Tilman, D., Cavender-Bares, J. 2016. Seasonal variation in the NDVI-species richness relationship in a prairie grassland experiment (Cedar Creek). Remote Sensing, 8(128):1Online
Stilwell, A. R., Hein, G. L., Zygielbaum, A., Rundquist, D. (2013). Proximal sensing to detect symptoms associated with wheat curl mite-vectored viruses. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 34, 4951-4966
Zygielbaum, A.I., T.J. Arkebauer, E.A. Walter-Shea, and D. L. Scoby. 2012. Detection and measurement of vegetation photoprotection stress response using PAR reflectance. Israel Journal of Plant Sciences 60: 37-48.
Zygielbaum, A., A. Gitelson, T. Arkebauer, and D. Rundquist, 2009. Non-destructive detection of water stress and estimation of relative water content in maize. Geophysical Research Letters, 36,LI2403,Online
Zygielbaum, A.I., A.A. Gitelson, T.J. Arkebauer, and D.C. Rundquist, 2009, Crop water stress detection using visible spectrum reflectance, Poster presentation, AGU Fall Meeting.
Melvin, M.J., A.I. Zygielbaum, D. Gutzmer, S. Rentschler, J. Bower, and K.G. Hubbard, 2008. Network requirements for sensor accuracy and precision: a case study to assess atmospheric variability in simple terrain, International Journal of Climatology, 28(Online
Gholizadeh, H., Gamon, J., Zygielbaum, A., Hmimina, G. Y., Yu, R., Moore, R. M., Helzer, C. J., Townsend, P. A., Schweiger, A. K., Cavender-Bares, J. (in press). Detecting prairie biodiversity with airborne remote sensing. Remote Sensing of Environment. 2Online

Background

Education

DegreeMajorInstitutionYear Awarded
Doctorate of PhilosophyGeographyUniversity of Nebraska-Lincoln2009
Master of ScienceElectrical EngineeringUniversity of Southern California1975
Bachelor of SciencePhysicsUniversity of California-Los Angeles1968

 

Affiliations

 

Professional Organizations

NamePosition
American Geophysical Union
Association of American Geographers
Association of Computing Machinary
Computer Society
Department of Commerce, Patent and Trademark Office Information Systems Independent Review TeamMember (1993)
Institute of Electrical and Electronic EngineersSenior Member
National Research Council National Weather Service Modernization CommitteeMember (1989-1999)
Naval Sea Systems Comm and Independent Review Team on Safety and Engineering ProcessesMember (2003-2004)

 

SNR Program Areas

  • Applied Climate and Spatial Science

Areas of Interest/Expertise

  • Non-destructive and remote detection and measurement of water stress in vegetation
  • Computer-based analysis and visualization tools
  • Remote sensing instrument system

Grants

Currently this page only displays grants that were awarded on 1/1/ 2009 to the present. If a grant was awarded prior to 1/1/ 2009 and is still active, it will not be displayed on this page.

Grant TitleLong-Term Maize-Based Agro-Ecosystem Core Sites as Part of the AmeriFlux Management Project Network (additional funds)
Starting Date12/03/2019

Investigator(s)

Ending Date09/30/2020
Funding Level$76,000.00
Funding AgencyUniv. of California-Berkeley National Lab

 

Grant TitleLong-Term Maize-Based Agro-Ecosystem Core Sites as Part of the AmeriFlux Management Project Network (additional funds)
Starting Date02/17/2017

Investigator(s)

Ending Date09/30/2020
Funding Level$93,000.00
Funding AgencyUC-Berkeley National Lab

 

Grant TitleField Mobil Platform Enhancement, Repair, and Refurbishment
Starting Date05/15/2015

Investigator(s)

Ending Date06/15/2015
Funding Level$17,195.00
Funding AgencyAgricultural Research Division Strategic Funds

 

Grant TitleRemote Sensing Biodiversity
Starting Date05/01/2014

Investigator(s)

Ending Date04/30/2019
Funding Level$150,817.00
Funding AgencyNational Science Foundation

 

Grant TitleRemote Sensing Biodiversity (additional funding)
Starting Date05/01/2014

Investigator(s)

Ending Date04/30/2019
Funding Level$566,076.00
Funding AgencyNational Science Foundation

 

Grant TitleLong-Term Maize-Based Agro-Ecosystem Core Sites as Part of the AmeriFlux Management Project Network
Starting Date03/09/2014

Investigator(s)

Ending Date09/30/2016
Funding Level$112,399.00
Funding AgencyUniversity of California-Berkeley National Lab

 

Grant TitleLong-Term Maize-Based Agro-Ecosystem Core Sites as Part of the AmeriFlux Management Project Network (additional funds)
Starting Date03/09/2014

Investigator(s)

Ending Date09/30/2016
Funding Level$112,399.00
Funding AgencyUniversity of California-Berkeley National Lab

 

Grant TitleEcological Spectral Information System (additional funding)
Starting Date06/15/2013

Investigator(s)

Ending Date12/31/2015
Funding Level$43,835.00
Funding AgencyUniversity of Wisconsin-Madison

 

Grant TitleEcological Spectral Information System (ESIS): Integration of Spectral Data with Measurements of Vegetation Functional Traits (additional funding)
Starting Date06/03/2013

Investigator(s)

Ending Date06/14/2016
Funding Level$16,375.00
Funding AgencyUniversity of Wisconsin-Madison

 

Grant TitleEcological Spectral Information System
Starting Date06/01/2013

Investigator(s)

Ending Date06/14/2014
Funding Level$75,665.00
Funding AgencyUniversity of Wisconsin