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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 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 ...

Geosystems Research Institute and Institute for Systems Engineering Researcher Earns NSF CAREER Award for Research into Artificial Intelligence

October 4, 2021 - An assistant professor in Mississippi State's Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering has earned the prestigious Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) award from the National Science Foundation. Bo ...

Mississippi Academy of Sciences Names GRI Researcher Inaugural Fellow

July 13, 2021 - The Mississippi Academy of Sciences has awarded the status of Fellow to K. Raja Reddy, a researcher with the Geosystems Research Institute and research professor in the Department of Plant and Soil Sciences ...

DoD Awards Prestigious SMART Scholarship to GRI Researcher

July 12, 2021 - A recent Mississippi State Bagley College of Engineering graduate now employed in the university's Geosystems Research Institute is receiving a prestigious U.S. Department of Defense Science, Mathematics, ...



Recent Publications

Wang, C., Caragea, D., Kodadinne Narayana, N., Hein, N., Bheemanahalli, R., Somayanda, I., & Jagadish, S. V. K. (2022). Deep learning based high-throughput phenotyping of chalkiness in rice exposed to high night temperature. Plant Methods. 18, 9. DOI:10.1186/s13007-022-00839-5. [Abstract]

Ramamoorthy, P., Bheemanahalli, R., Meyers, S. L., Shankle, M. W., & Reddy, K. R. (2022). Drought, Low Nitrogen Stress, and Ultraviolet-B Radiation Effects on Growth, Development, and Physiology of Sweetpotato Cultivars during Early Season. Genes. 13(156), 1:18. DOI:10.3390/genes13010156. [Abstract] [Document Site]

Wilber, A. L., Prince Czarnecki, J. M., & McCurdy, J. D. (2022). An ArcGIS Pro workflow to extract vegetation indices from aerial imagery of small-plot turfgrass research. Crop Science. 62(1), 503-511. DOI:10.1002/csc2.20669.

Hein, N. T., Impa, S. M., Wagner, D., Bheemanahalli, R., Kumar, R., Tiwari, M., Prasad, P. V. V., Tilley, M., Wu, X., Neilsen, M., & Jagadish, S. V. K. (2022). Grain Micronutrient Composition and Yield Components in Field-grown Wheat Are Negatively Impacted by High Night-time Temperature. Cereal Chemistry. ., .DOI:10.1002/cche.10523. [Abstract]