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David Dornbos' selected publications

PEER REVIEWED PUBLICATIONS:

Dornbos, Jr., D. L.. 2012. How Should Christians Promote Sustainable Agriculture in Agrarian Systems? , Volume 64, Number 1, March 2012, Perspectives on Science and Christian Faith.
Dornbos Jr., D. L. and Pruim, R. 2012. Moist Soils Reduce the Effectiveness of Glyphosate on Cut Stumps of Buckthorn,  Natural Areas Journal. 32: 240-246.
Dornbos, D.L. and R. Pruim. Factors Impacting Glyphosate Efficacy in the Control of Invasive Shrubs. Submitted to Invasive Plant Control, Weed Science Society of America.
David L. Dornbos, Jr., Ph.D. August, 2008. Comparison of Developed Country Sustainable Agriculture with Subsistence Systems of Cambodia: Which Technology To Transfer? American Scientific Affiliation Annual Meeting, Newberg, OR.
Dornbos, Jr., D.L. 2007. “Food For Thought”: A Case Study in Global Health, Environment, and Sustainability. In The Teagle Report on Urban and Rural Development.
Dornbos, Jr., D.L. 2006. American Society Affiliation. Optimization of urban land as a resource to sequester carbon. Grand Rapids, MI
Dornbos Jr., D.L., B.A. Burger, and F. Marier. Bt Corn Hybrid Performance as an Assessment Tool of Yield Loss Risk Due to European Corn Borer Feeding Damage in the U.S. Midwest Between 1995 and 2004. 2005. American Society of Agronomy Annual Meeting Abstract and Poster

Fonseca, A.E, J.I. Lizaso, M.E. Westgate, L. Grass, and D.L. Dornbos Jr. 2004. Simulating Potential Kernel Set in Maize Hybrid Seed Production. Crop Sci. 44:1696-1709.
Fonseca, A.E., M.E. Westgate, L. Grass, and D.L. Dornbos. 2003. Tassel Morphology as an Indicator of Potential Pollen Production in Maize. Crop Management: 10.1094/CM-2003-0804-01-RS.
Dornbos, Jr., D. L. 1995. Seed Vigor: Concept and Underlying Mechanisms, Chapter 2 in “Seed Quality: Basic mechanisms and agricultural implications” A.S. Basra, Editor. Haworth Press Inc., NY, NY. p. 45-80.
Dornbos, Jr., D. L. 1995. Production environment and seed quality, Chapter 4 in “Seed Quality: Basic mechanisms and agricultural implications” A.S. Basra, editor. Haworth Press Inc., NY, NY. p. 119-152.
Dornbos, Jr., D. L. and R. E. Mullen. 1992. Soybean seed protein and oil contents and fatty acid composition adjustments by drought and temperature. J. Am. Oil Chem. Soc. 69(3):228-231.
Dornbos, Jr., D. L. and R. E. Mullen. 1991. Influence of stress during soybean seed fill on seed weight, germination, and seedling growth rate. Can. J. Plant Sci. 71:373-383.
Dornbos, Jr., D. L. and G. F. Spencer. 1990. Natural products phytotoxicity: A bioassay suitable for small quantities of slightly water-soluble compounds. J. Chem. Ecology 16:339-352.
Dornbos, Jr., D. L., G. F. Spencer, and R. W. Miller. 1990. Medicarpin delays alfalfa seed germination and seedling growth. Crop Sci. 30:162-166.
Dornbos, Jr., D. L., R. E. Mullen, and R. M. Shibles. 1989. Drought stress effects during seed fill on soybean seed germination and vigor. Crop Sci. 29:476-480.
Dornbos, Jr., D. L. and M. B. McDonald, Jr. 1986. Mass and composition of developing soybean seeds at five reproductive growth stages. Crop Sci. 26:624-630.

INVITED PROFESSIONAL PRESENTATIONS:
Dornbos, D.L. 2008. Physiological Competitiveness of Autumn Olive (Elaeagnus umbellata) in Meadow and Forest Environments of Southwest Michigan. Western Michigan Regional Undergraduate Research Conference.
Dornbos, D.L. 2008. Invasive Plant Biology. Pierce Cedar Creek Institute Modular Class.
Dornbos, D.L. 2008. Factors to Consider BEFORE Restoring an Area Invaded by Woody Shrubs. The Stewardship Network, May Webcast.
Dornbos, D.L. 2000. Biotechnology Traits and Adventitious Pollen in Corn Seed Production.. Symposium Chair, American Society of Agronomy Annual Meeting.
Dornbos, Jr., D.L. 1998. GIS: A Strategic Product Information Management Tool. American Seed Trade Association.
Dornbos, Jr., D. L. 1998. Roots to profitability. Fargo, ND. The Corn Expo.
Dornbos, Jr., D. L. 1995. Interaction between Integrated Pest Management and European Corn Borer Resistant corn. Report to the Environmental Protection Agency.

PRESENTATIONS WITH CALVIN STUDENTS
-VanEnk, J. and D.L. Dornbos, Jr., March 2009. Quantification of Assimilated Carbon by Calvin College Greenspaces and Its Relationship with Annual Emissions. Michigan Academy of Science, Arts, and Letters Annual Meeting.
-Hesselink, R. and D.L. Dornbos, Jr., March 2009. Physiological Competitiveness of Autumn Olive in Meadow and Forest Environments. Michigan Academy of Science, Arts, and Letters Annual Meeting.
-Dornbos Jr., D.L., D. Moeller, and R. Prium. January 2009. Glyphosate Efficacy in the Control of Woody Invasive Shrubs. Michigan Stewardship Network Conference Poster Presentation, Michigan St. Univ.
-Hesselink, R. and D.L. Dornbos, Jr. January 2009. Characterization of the Physiological Competitiveness of Autumn Olive in Meadow and Forest Environments. Michigan Stewardship Network Conference Poster Presentation, Michigan St. Univ.
-Prins, C. and D.L. Dornbos, Jr., August 2008. The First Steps to Sustainability: Characterizing the Plant Communities, Assessing the Rate of Carbon Sequestration, and Building a Model to Apply a Projection into Future Sustainability. American Scientific Affiliation Annual Meeting, Newberg, OR.
-Kelly Edwards* and David L. Dornbos Jr. March, 2008. Physiological Competitiveness of Autumn Olive in a Mature Oak-Beech Forest. Michigan Academy of Sciences, Arts, and Letters (MASAL), Western Michigan Univ.
-Christine Prins*, Sara Vanden Branden*, and David L. Dornbos, Jr. March, 2008. Estimation of Annual Carbon Sequestration Potential of Calvin Campus Greenspace. MASAL, Western Michigan Univ.
-Dornbos, Jr., D.L., L. Holtrop, M. Ritsema, and E. VanderGaast. 2007. Comparison of the photosynthetic capacity of three invasive shrubs with native woody species in meadow and woodland ecosystems of southwest Michigan. Midwest Invasive Plant Network, Cleveland, OH.
-Ritsema, M. and D.L. Dornbos, Jr. 2007. Physiological characterization of autumn olive. MASAL, Big Rapids, MI.
-Holtrop, L. and D.L. Dornbos, Jr. 2007. CO2 sequestration potential of understory species in Calvin’s Fieldhouse woodlot. MASAL, Big Rapids, MI.
-DeJong, G. and D.L. Dornbos, Jr. 2007. Light characteristics of an urban forest canopy. MASAL, Big Rapids, MI.
-Dornbos, Jr., D.L. and E. VanderGaast. 2006. American Society of Agronomy. A physiological advantage of the invasive shrub buckthorn. Indianapolis, IN.
-Dornbos, Jr., D.L. and D.W. Moeller. 2006. Michigan Academy of Science, Arts& Letters. Efficacy of Glyphosate on the Control of Buckthorn Shrubs. MASAL, Oakland, MI.
-VanderGaast, E. and D.L. Dornbos, Jr. 2006. Michigan Academy of Science, Arts & Letters. Shade requirements for the suppression of buckthorn seedling growth. MASAL, Oakland, Mi.

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