Yongping Yuan, Ph.D.
Phone (702)-798-2112, Fax (702)-798-2692
- Ph.D. (2000), Agricultural Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
- M.S. (1994), Water Conservation and Civil Engineering, Beijing Agricultural Engineering University, China
- B.S. (1989), Water Conservation and Civil Engineering, Beijing Agricultural Engineering University, China
- Hydrologist, USEPA, Las Vegas, NV; (2009 - present)
- Agricultural Engineer, USDA-Agriculture Research Service-National Sedimentation Laboratory; (2000-2008)
- Research Assistant, University of Illinois, Department of Agricultural Engineering, IL; (1996-1999)
- Assistant Professor, Beijing Agricultural Engineering University, Beijing, China; (1994-1995)
- Research Engineer and Lecturer, Beijing Agricultural Engineering University, Beijing, China; (1989-1993)
Taguas, E. V., A. Peña, J. L. Ayuso, R. Pérez, Y. Yuan, and J. V. Giraldez. 2010. Rainfall Variability and Hydrological and Erosive Response of an Olive Tree microcatchment under no-tillage with a Spontaneous Grass Cover in Spain. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 35(7): 750-760. Published Online: Feb 2 2010. DOI: 10.1002/esp.1893.
Yuan, Y., R. L. Bingner, and M. A. Locke. 2009. A Review of effectiveness of vegetative buffers on sediment trapping in agricultural areas. Ecohydrology 2: 321-336. DOI: 10.1002/eco.82
Yuan, Y., M. A. Locke, and L. A. Gaston. 2009. Tillage Effects on Soil Properties and Spatial Variability in two Mississippi Delta Watersheds. Soil Science 174(7): 385-394. doi: 10.1097/SS.0b013e3181ac679c.
Taguas, E. V., J. L. Ayuso, A. Peña, Y. Yuan, and R. Pérez. 2009. Evaluating and modelling the hydrological and erosive behaviour of an olive orchard microcatchment under no-tillage with bare soil in Spain. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 34(5): 738-751. Published Online: Feb 6 2009 6:53AM. DOI: 10.1002/esp.1775.
Nie, W., Y. Yuan, W. G. Kepner, M. S. Nash, M. Jackson, and C. L. Erickson. Assessing Impacts of Landuse Changes on Hydrology for the Upper San Pedro Watershed. JOURNAL OF HYDROLOGY. Elsevier Science Ltd, New York, NY, 1(4):105-114, (2011). Published 8/16/11.
Qaiser, K. AND Y.Yuan. Floodplain Modeling for the Kansas River Basin Using Hydrologic Engineering Center (HEC) Models: Impacts of Urbanization and Wetlands for Mitigation. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, EPA/600/X-11/008. Published 6/21/11.
Yuan, Y., R. L. Bingner, M. A. Locke, F. D. Theurer, AND J. Stafford. Assessment of Subsurface Drainage Management Practices to Reduce Nitrogen Loadings Using AnnAGNPS. APPLIED ENGINEERING IN AGRICULTURE. AMERICAN SOCIETY OF AGRICULTURAL AND BIOLOGICAL ENGINEERS, ST. JOSEPH, MI, 27(3):335-344, (2011). Published 6/20/11.
Yuan, Y., R. L. Bingner, M. A. Locke, J. Stafford, AND F. D. Theurer. Assessing Long Term Impact of Phosphorus Fertilization on Phosphorus Loadings Using AnnAGNPS. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. Molecular Diversity Preservation International, Basel, Switzerland, 8(6):2181-2199, (2011). Published 6/14/11.
Yuan, Y., M. H. MEHAFFEY, R. D. LOPEZ, R. L. Bingner, R. J. BRUINS, C. L. ERICKSON, AND M. JACKSON. AnnAGNPS Model Application for Nitrogen Loading Assessment for the Future Midwest Landscape Study. JOURNAL OF WATER SRT - AQUA. Blackwell Publishing, Malden, MA, 3(1):196-216, (2011). Published 4/11/11.
Taguas, E. V., P. Cuadrado, J. L. Ayuso, Y. Yuan, and R. Perez. Spatial and Temporal Evaluation of Soil Erosion with RUSLE: A case Study in an Olive Orchard Microcathment in Spain. Journal of Geophysical Research - Earth Surface. American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC, 35(7):750-760, (2010). Published 9/20/10.
Yuan, Y., M. H. Mehaffey, R. D. Lopez, R. L. Bingner, R. J. Bruins, C. L. Erickson, and M. Jackson. AnnAGNPS Model Application for the Future Midwest Landscape Study . In Proceedings, Third International Prospective on Current & Future State of Water Resources & the Environment, Chennai, INDIA, May 05 - 07, 2010. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), Reston, VA, 1-12, (2010). Published 6/21/10.
Yuan, Y., M. A. Locke, and R. L. Bingner. 2008. AnnAGNPS model application for Mississippi Delta Beasley Lake Watershed conservation practices assessment. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation, 63(6): 542-551.
Locke, M. A., S. S. Knight, S. Smith, R. F. Cullum, R. M. Zablotowicz, Y. Yuan, and R. L. Bingner. 2008. Environmental quality research in Beasley Lake Watershed, 1995-2006: Succession from conventional to conservation practices. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation, 63(6): 430-442.
Taguas, E. V., J. L. Ayuso, A. Peña, Y. Yuan, M. C. Sanchez, J. V. Giráldez, and R. Pérez. 2008. Testing the relationship between instantaneous peak flow and mean daily flow in a Mediterranean Area of Southeast Spain. Catena, 75: 129-137.
Yuan,Y., R. L. Bingner, F. D. Theurer, and S. Kolian. 2007. Water Quality Simulation of Rice/Crawfish within Annualized AGNPS. Applied Engineering in Agriculture, 23(5): 585-595.
Yuan, Y., R. L. Bingner, R. Williams, R. Lowrance, D. Bosch, and J. Sheridan. 2007. Integration of the Models of AnnAGNPS and REMM to Assess Riparian Buffer System for Sediment Reduction. International Journal of Sediment Research, 22(1): 60-69.
Yuan, Y., R. L. Bingner, and I. Chaubey. 2006. Phosphorus Modeling in the Annualized Agricultural Nonpoint Source Pollution (AnnAGNPS) Model. In: Radcliffe, David E. and Cabrera, Miguel L., editors. Modeling Phosphorus in the Environment. CRC Press Taylor & Francis Group, Boca Raton, FL. Pp. 215-240.
Yuan, Y., R. L. Bingner, J. Boydstun. 2006. Development of TMDL Watershed Implementation Plan using Annualized AGNPS. Land Use and Water Resources Research, 6: 2.1-2.8.
Yuan, Y., R. L. Bingner, and F. D. Theurer. 2006. Subsurface Flow Component for AnnAGNPS. Applied Engineering in Agriculture, 22(2): 231-241.
Yuan, Y., R. L. Bingner, F. D. Theurer, R. A. Rebich, and P. A. Moore. 2005. Phosphorus Component in AnnAGNPS. Transactions of the ASAE, 48(6): 2145-2154.