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Geosystems Research Institute

About GRI

Mississippi State University's Geosystems Research Institute is a collaborative of academic scientists, engineers, and stakeholders active in conducting and coordinating research using geospatial technologies and resource management to advance knowledge and practice in earth and its systems to improve policy and public awareness.

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GRI Researchers, Partnership Middle School Install Interactive Weather station, Help Students Become 'Citizen Scientists'

April 25, 2022 - Geosystems Research Institute Scientists, in collaboration with the Partnership Middle School -- Starkville Oktibbeha County School District's sixth and seventh grades -- last week officially have opened ...

Renowned Italian Scientist Visits MSU's Geosystems Research Institute for Fellowship in Precision Agriculture

April 6, 2022 - A distinguished Italian researcher visiting from the Institute of BioEconomy at his country's National Research Council is working at Mississippi State University's Geosystems Research Institute to advance ...

GRI Researcher Renee Clary Honored as a New Fellow of the Mississippi Academy of Sciences.

March 25, 2022 - Clary, who also is director of the university's Dunn-Seiler Museum, is set to be inducted during the 86th MAS Annual Meeting March 30-April 1 at the Mississippi Coast Convention Center in Biloxi. MAS ...

GRI Researcher and Geosciences professor awarded for work in geoscience education by national teacher organization

December 10, 2021 - A Mississippi State professor and Geosystems Research Institute researcher is being honored nationally for her outstanding contributions to geoscience education. Renee Clary, an MSU professor in the Department ...

GRI Research Professor, Reddy to Repeat as President of Mississippi Academy of Sciences

November 17, 2021 - For the first time in its 86-year history, the Mississippi Academy of Sciences has elected a Mississippi State faculty member to serve a consecutive second term as president. K. Raja Reddy, a Geosystems ...



Recent Publications

Persaud, L., Bheemanahalli, R., Seepaul, R., Reddy, R., & Macoon, B. (2022). Low- and High-Temperature Phenotypic Diversity of Brassica Carinata Genotypes for Early-Season Growth and Development. Frontiers in Plant Science. 13(900011), 1-12. [Document Site]

Bheemanahalli, R., Poudel, S., Alsajri, F. A., & Reddy, R. (2022). Phenotyping of Southern United States Soybean Cultivars for Potential Seed Weight and Seed Quality Compositions. Agronomy. 12(839), 1-15. DOI: [Abstract] [Document Site]

Alsajri, F. A., Wijewardana, C., Bheemanahalli, R., Irby, J. T., Krutz, J., Golden, B., Reddy, V. R., & Reddy, R. (2022). Morpho-Physiological, Yield, and Transgenerational Seed Germination Responses of Soybean to Temperature. Frontiers in Plant Science. 13, 1-11. DOI:10.3389/fpls.2022.839270. [Abstract]

Prince Czarnecki, J. M., & Jones, M. A. (2022). The Problem with Open Geospatial Data for On-farm Research. Agricultural and Environmental Letters. 7(1), e20062. DOI:10.1002/ael2.20062.