The 2017 SoyWater Update Team

jim haishun
James Specht, Ph.D.
Emeritus Professor of
Agronomy and Horticulture,
Soybean Genomics and Physiology


  Haishun Yang, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Agronomy and Horticulture

srikanth babak
Srikanth Maturu
Graduate Student, Computer Science
Lead Programmer for the
2017 SoyWater Update
  Babak Jafarisamani
Graduate Student, Computer Science



jimhan dharmic
James Chengchou Han, Ph.D.
Data Scientist
The Climate Corporation


  Dharmic Payyala, M.S.
Software Engineer
Sagewell, Inc.

natalie bill
Natalie Umphlett
Regional Climatologist and
currently the Interim Director of the
High Plains Regional Climate Center


  William Sorensen
Systems Applications/
Systems Programmer
High Plains Regional Climate Center


jamie cooper
Jamie Lahowetz
AWDN Manager
High Plains Regional Climate Center


  Stonie Cooper
Mesonet Manager
Nebraska State Climate Office

The 2010 SoyWater Development Team

jim ken
James Specht, Ph.D.
Charles E. Bessey Professor
(now Emeritus) of
Agronomy and Horticulture,
Soybean Genomics and Physiology


  Kenneth Cassman, Ph.D
Heuerman Professor
(now Emeritus) of
Agronomy and Horticulture
Director, Nebraska Center for Energy Sciences Research

jessica   jessica torrion
Jessica A. Torrion, Ph.D.
Post Doctoral Research Associate
Now at Montana State University,
NW Agricultural Research Center,
Kalispell, MT.

  Tri Setiyono, Ph.D
Post Doctoral Research Associate
Now at the International Rice Research Institute in the Phillipines

suat   martha
Suat Irmak, Ph.D
Harold W. Eberhard Professor of
Biological Systems Engineering
Soil and Water Resources Engineering, Microclimate-surface interactions
  Martha D. Shulski, Ph.D
Former Director, HPRCC
Now Director of the
Nebraska State Climate Office


Access to the Weather and Climatic Data : High Plains Regional Climate Center
bill   cooper
William Sorensen
Systems Applications/
Systems Programmer
High Plains Regional Climate Center


  Stonie Cooper
Formerly Systems Manager
High Plains Regional Climate Center
Now Mesonet Manager
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