Dr. Xinhua (Frank) Yin
Department of Plant Sciences
University of Tennessee-Knoxville, USA
Assistant Professor/Systems Agronomist
2001 Ph.D., Agronomy, Purdue University, USA
1988 M.S., Crop Nutrition & Fertilization, Nanjing Agricultural
1985 B.S., Soil Science and Plant Nutrition, Hunan Agricultural
Yin, X., C.O. Gwathmey, C.L. Main, and A.S. Johnson. 2011. Effects of
sulfur application rates and foliar zinc fertilization on cotton yield and
fiber quality. Agron. J. 103: 1794-1803.
Yin, X., M.A. McClure, N. Jaja, D.D. Tyler, and R.M. Hayes. 2011.
In-season prediction of corn yield using plant height under major production
systems. Agron. J. 103:923-929.
Yin, X., M.A. McClure, and R.M. Hayes. 2011. Improvement in the
correlation of corn yield with plant height using relative data. J. Sci. Food
Yin, X., N. Jaja, M.A. McClure, and R.M. Hayes. 2011. Comparison of models
in assessing relationship of corn yield with plant height during early to mid
season. J. Agric. Sci. 3:14-24.
Yin, X., C.F. Seavert, and J. le Roux. 2011. Responses of irrigation water
use and productivity of sweet cherry to single-lateral drip irrigation and
ground covers. Soil Sci. 176:39-47.
Gwathmey, C.O., T.T. Tyler, and X. Yin. 2010. Prospects of monitoring
cotton crop maturity with normalized difference vegetation index. Agron. J. 102:1352-1360.
Gwathmey, C.O., C.L. Main, and X. Yin. 2009. Potassium uptake and
partitioning relative to dry matter accumulation in cotton cultivars differing
in maturity. Agron. J. 101:1479-1488.
Yin, X., J. Bai, and C.F. Seavert. 2009. Pear responses to split
fertigation and band placement of nitrogen and phosphorus. HortTech. 19:586-592.
Bai, J., Yin, X., B.D. Whitaker, K. Deschuytter, and P.M. Chen. 2009.
Combination of 1-methylcyclopropene and ethoxyquin to control superficial scald
of ‘Anjou’ pears. HortTech. 19:521-525.
Yin, X., C. Seavert, J. Turner, R. Núñez-Elisea, and H. Cahn. 2007.
Effects of polypropylene ground cover on soil nutrient availability, sweet
cherry nutrition, and cash costs and returns. HortSci. 42:147-151.
Yin, X., and T.J. Vyn. 2005. Relationships of seed quality components with
yields of soybean. Agron. J. 97:1314-1321.
Al-Kaisi, M.M., X. Yin, and M. Licht. 2005. Soil carbon and nitrogen changes as influenced by
tillage and cropping systems in some Iowa soils. Agric. Ecosyst. Environ. 105:635-647.
Al-Kaisi, M.M., X. Yin, and M. Licht. 2005. Soil carbon changes as influenced by tillage system
and crop biomass C input in a corn-soybean rotation. Appl. Soil Ecol. 30:174-191.
Yin, X., and M.M. Al-Kaisi. 2004. Periodic responses of soybean yields and economic returns
to long-term no-till management.Agron. J. 96:723-733.
Yin, X., and T.J. Vyn. 2004. Critical leaf potassium concentrations for
yield and seed quality components of conservation-till soybean. Soil Sci. Soc. Am. J. 68:1626-1634.
Yin, X., and T.J. Vyn. 2004. Residual effects of potassium placement for
conservation-till corn on subsequent no-till soybean. Soil Tillage Res.
Al-Kaisi, M.M., and X. Yin. 2004. Tillage and crop residue effects on soil carbon and carbon dioxide
emission in corn-soybean rotations. J. Environ. Qual. 34:437-445.
Al-Kaisi, M.M., and X. Yin. 2004. Step-wise temporal response of corn yields and economic
returns to no-till system. Soil Tillage Res. 78:91-101.
Yin, X., and T.J. Vyn. 2003. Previous corn row impacts on potassium
nutrition and yield of subsequent no-till narrow-row soybean. J. Plant Nutr. 26:1383-1402.
Yin, X., and T.J. Vyn. 2003. Potassium placement effects on yield and seed
composition of no-till soybean seeded in alternate row widths. Agron. J. 95:126-132.
Al-Kaisi, M.M., and X. Yin. 2003. Effects of nitrogen rate, irrigation rate, and plant
population on corn yield and water use efficiency. Agron. J. 95:1475-1484.
Yin, X., and T.J. Vyn. 2002. Soybean responses to potassium placement and
tillage alternatives following no-till. Agron. J. 94:1367-1374.
Yin, X., and T.J. Vyn. 2002. Residual effects of potassium placement and
tillage systems for corn on subsequent no-till soybean. Agron. J. 94:1112-1119.
Vyn, T.J., X. Yin, T.W. Bruulsema, C.C. Jackson, I. Rajcan, and S.M.
Brouder. 2002. Potassium fertilization effects on isoflavone concentrations in
soybean [Glycine max (L.) Merr.]. J. Agric. Food Chem. 50:3501-3506.