Kui Liu, Ph.D.

Education and awards

Ph. D., Biology, Dalhousie University, 2006.

M. Sc., Crop Cultivation and Farming Systems, Henan Agricultural University, China, 2001

B. Sc., Agronomy, Henan Agricultural University, China, 1998

 

Key publications

  1. Zhang, B., Thomas, B.W., Beck, R., Liu, K., Zhao, M., Hao, X. (2018). Labile soil organic matter in response to long-term cattle grazing on sloped rough fescue grassland in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, Alberta, 318 9-15. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.geoderma.2017.12.019

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  2. Thomas, B.W., Stoeckli, J.L., Beck, R., Liu, K., Koenig, K.M., Beres, B.L., Hao, X., Gao, X. (2017). Nitrapyrin reduced nitrous oxide emissions from beef cattle urine patches on a semiarid tame pasture, 81(6), 1537-1547. http://dx.doi.org/10.2136/sssaj2017.04.0123

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  3. Liu, K., Lobb, D.A., Miller, J.J., Owens, P.N., Caron, M.E.G. (2017). Determining sources of fine-grained sediment for a reach of the lower little bow river, Alberta, using a colour-based sediment fingerprinting approach, 98(1), 55-69. http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/cjss-2016-0131

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  4. Caron, M., D.A. Lobb, J.J. Miller, K. Kiu, and P.N. Owens. 2016. Sediment fingerprinting in the Lower Little Bow River using Cs-137 as a tracer. Prairie Perspectives: Geographical Essays 18: 50–56.

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  5. Reynolds, W.D., Drury, C.F., Parkin, G.W., Lauzon, J.D., Saso, J.K., Zhang, T.Q., Liu, K., Welacky, T.W., Yang, X.M., Tan, C.S., Calder, W., Oloya, T.O., Reid, D.K. (2016). Solute dynamics and the Ontario nitrogen index: I. Chloride leaching, 96(2), 105-121. http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/cjss-2015-0069

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  6. Boudreault, M., Li, S., Lobb, D.A., Benoy, G.A., and Liu, K. (2015). "Sources of suspended sediment in an agricultural watershed in Atlantic Canada.", Canadian Land Reclamation Association (CLRA) 2015 Conference, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada, October 20-21, 2015.

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  7. Liu, K., Zhang, T.Q., Tan, C.S., Astatkie, T., Price, G.W. (2012). Crop and soil nitrogen responses to phosphorus and potassium fertilization and drip irrigation under processing tomato, 93(2), 151-162. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10705-012-9506-0

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  8. Liu, K., Zhang, T.Q., Tan, C.S., Astatkie, T. (2011). Responses of fruit yield and quality of processing tomato to drip-irrigation and fertilizers phosphorus and potassium, 103(5), 1339-1345. http://dx.doi.org/10.2134/agronj2011.0111

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  9. Zhang, T.Q., Liu, K., Tan, C.S., Warner, J., Wang, Y.T. (2011). Processing tomato nitrogen utilization and soil residual nitrogen as influenced by nitrogen and phosphorus additions with drip-fertigation, 75(2), 738-745. http://dx.doi.org/10.2136/sssaj2009.0365

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  10. Liu, K., Zhang, T.Q., Tan, C.S. (2011). Processing tomato phosphorus utilization and post-harvest soil profile phosphorus as affected by phosphorus and potassium additions and drip irrigation, 91(3), 417-425. http://dx.doi.org/10.4141/cjss09098

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  11. Zhang, T.Q., Liu, K., and Tan, C.S. (2010). "Optimizing application of phosphorus and potassium to processing tomatoes under drip irrigation to maximize yield with improved quality while minimizing adverse impacts on water quality.", 2010 Ontario Processing Vegetable Industry Conference, London, ON, Canada, January 25-27, 2010, pp. 2-3.

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  12. Zhang, T.Q., Liu, K., Tan, C.S., Hong, J.P., Warner, J. (2010). Evaluation of agronomic and economic effects of nitrogen and phosphorus additions to green pepper with drip fertigation, 102(5), 1434-1440. http://dx.doi.org/10.2134/agronj2010.0081

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  13. Zhang, T.Q., Tan, C.S., Liu, K., Drury, C.F., Papadopoulos, A.P., Warner, J. (2010). Yield and economic assessments of fertilizer nitrogen and phosphorus for processing tomato with drip fertigation, 102(2), 774-780. http://dx.doi.org/10.2134/agronj2009.0346

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  14. Zhang, T.Q., Tan, C.S., Liu, K., and Warner, J.T. (2009). "Nitrogen and phosphorus application to processing tomatoes grown with drip fertigation.", Acta Horticulturae (ISHS), 823, pp. 109-114.

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  15. Zhang, T.Q., Liu, K., and Tan, C.S. (2009). Optimizing application of phosphorus and potassium to processing tomatoes under drip irrigation to maximize quality and yield while minimizing adverse impacts on water quality. Final report to International Plant Nutrition Institute, Ontario Processing Vegetable Growers, Ontario Business Association, A&L Canada Laboratory., AAFC Greenhouse and Processing Crops Research Centre, Harrow, ON. (Report)

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  16. Zhang, T.Q., Tan, C.S., and Liu, K. (2009). "Phosphorus and potassium application to processing tomatoes grown with drip irrigation.", Acta Horticulturae (ISHS), 823, pp. 97-102.

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  17. Wang, X.M., Zhang, T.Q., Tan, C.S., Liu, K., and Forsberg, C.W. (2009). "Effects of low P Enviropig manure on Italian ryegrass growth, soil P bioavailability, and postharvest soil P loss.", Joint Annual Meeting of the CSA-CSSS-CSAFM: Sciences for Sustainability: Soils, Agronomy, and Atmosphere, University of Guelph, Guelph, ON, Canada, August 5-7, 2009. (Abstract)

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  18. Liu, K., Zhang, T.Q., and Tan, C.S. (2009). "Phosphorus use efficiency and potential losses as affected by P and K nutrition and drip irrigation in processing tomato.", Great Lakes Phosphorus Forum with SERA-17 Annual Meeting, Hilton Hotel and St. Clair Centre, Windsor, ON, Canada, July 28-31, 2009. (Poster)

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  19. Liu, K., Zhang, T.Q., and Tan, C.S. (2009). "Responses of fruit quality of processing tomato to drip irrigation and addition of phosphorus and potassium.", Joint Annual Meeting of the CSA-CSSS-CSAFM: Sciences for Sustainability: Soils, Agronomy, and Atmosphere, University of Guelph, Guelph, ON, Canada, August 5-7, 2009. (Abstract)

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  20. Zhang, T.Q., Tan, C.S., Warner, J.T., and Liu, K. (2008). "Nitrogen and Phosphorus Application to Green Pepper Grown with Drip Fertigation.", Plants and Soils: Montreal '08: Joint meeting of the CSHS, CSA and Northeastern Branch ASA-CSSA-SSSA, McGill University, Montréal, QC, Canada, July 13-16, 2008. (Presentation)

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