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Department of Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering

Our People: Lingying Zhao

Lingying Zhao
Associate Professor
260A Agricultural Engineering
590 Woody Hayes Drive



Lin, H., X. Wu, C. Millerb, J. Zhu, L. J. Hadloconc, R. Manuzon, L.Y. Zhao.. "Pilot-Scale Field Study for Ammonia Removal from Lagoon Biogas Using an Acid Wet Scrubber." 2013ASABE Annual Meeting. (August 2013)

Yost, A., A. D. Christy, L. Y. Zhao, and O. H. Tuovinen. "Impact of Increased Surface Area Cathodes Using Nanostructures in Microbial Fuel Cells for Electricity Production." ASABE Annual Conference. (July 2012)

Wang, S., L.Y. Zhao, R. Manuzon, H. keener, and A. Heber. "Prediction of NH3 Emission from Confinement Dairy Housing System using an Alternative Mass-Balance Method." ASABE Paper No. 109409. (January 2010)

Manuzon, R.B. and L. Y. Zhao. "Are wet scrubbers applicable for controlling ammonia and particulate emissions from AFOs? – A Review.." Proceedings of the 2009 AWMA Annual Conference Symposium.. (January 2009)

Wang, S., L.Y. Zhao, X. Wang, R. Manuzon, M. Darr, H. Li, H. Keener, A. Heber, and J. Ni. "Estimation of Ammonia Emission from Manure Belt Poultry Layer Houses Using an Alternative Mass-Balance Method." 2008 ASABE Annual International Meeting. (January 2009)

Luke E. Reese, L.E., S. I. Safferman, L. D. Stephens, S. A. Miller, W. J. Northcott, J. N. Rausch, and L.Y. Zhao. "Educational Collaborative on Sustainable Environmental and Agricultural Management (ECOSEAM)." ASABE Paper No. 096568. (January 2009)

Li, H., L. Y. Zhao, M. J. Darr, and P. Ling. "Modeling Wireless Signal Transmission Performance Path Loss for ZigBee Communication Protocol in Residential Houses." 2009 ASABE Annual International Meeting. (January 2009)

Darr, M. and L.Y. Zhao. "Modeling path loss in confined animal feeding operations." ASABE Paper No. 083326. (January 2008)

Li, H., L.Y. Zhao, and M. Darr. "A Wireless HVAC Control System for Residential Homes." ASABE Paper No. 085147. (January 2008)

Darr, M. and L.Y. Zhao. "A wireless data acquisition system for monitoring temperature variations in swine barns." The Eighth International Livestock Environment Symposium (ILES VIII). (January 2008)

Journal Articles

Manuzon, R. L.Y. Zhao, and C. Gecik.. "An optimized electrostatic precipitator for air cleaning of particulate emission from poultry facilities."; ASHRAE Transactions.. Vol. 120, no. 1. (January 2014): xxx-xxx.

Kotha,Sainath,R; Piper,Melissa,G; Patel,Rishi,B; Sliman,Sean; Malireddy,Smitha; Zhao,Lingying; Baran,Christopher,P; Nana-Sinkam,Patrick,S; Wewers,Mark,D; Romberger,Debra; Marsh,Clay,B; Parinandi,Narasimham,L. "Phospholipase A(2) Activation by Poultry Particulate Matter is Mediated Through Extracellular Signal-Regulated Kinase in Lung Epithelial Cells: Regulation of Interleukin-8 Release."; CELL BIOCHEMISTRY AND BIOPHYSICS.. Vol. 67, no. 2. (November 2013): 415-429.

Malireddy,Smitha; Lawson,Courtney; Steinhour,Emily; Hart,Judy; Kotha,Sainath,R; Patel,Rishi,B; Zhao,Lingying; Wilkins,John,R; Marsh,Clay,B; Magalang,Ulysses,J; Romberger,Debra; Wewers,Mark,D; Parinandi,Narasimham,L. "Airborne agricultural particulate matter induces inflammatory cytokine secretion by respiratory epithelial cells: Mechanisms of regulation by eicosanoid lipid signal mediators."; INDIAN JOURNAL OF BIOCHEMISTRY & BIOPHYSICS.. Vol. 50, no. 5. (October 2013): 387-401.

Pires, AFA; Funk, JA; Manuzon, R; Darr, M; Zhao. L. "Longitudinal study to evaluate the association between thermal environment and Salmonella shedding in a Midwestern US swine farm.."; Preventive Veterinary Medicine.. Vol. 112 (June 2013): 128-137.

Li, Hui, L.Y. Zhao, P. Ling, and J. Liu.. "A model for predicting wireless signal transmission performance of ZigBee-based sensor networks in residential houses.."; ASHRAE Transactions.. Vol. 118, no. (1). (February 2012): 994-1007.

Latshaw, J. D., and L. Zhao. "Dietary protein effects on hen performance and nitrogen excretion."; Poult. Sci.. Vol. 90 (January 2011): 99-106.

Li, H., L. Y. Zhao, and L. Peter. "Wireless Control of Residential HVAC Systems for Energy Efficient and Comfortable Homes."; ASHRAE Transactions.. Vol. 116, no. 2. (June 2010): 355-367.

Manuzon R. and L.Y. Zhao. "Laboratory Evaluation and Modeling of Electrostatic Precipitation of PM Emissions from Poultry Buildings.."; ASHRAE Transactions.. Vol. 115, no. 2. (January 2009): 850-886.

Keener, H. M. and L.Y. Zhao. "A modified mass balance method for prediction NH3 emissions from manure N for livestock facilities."; Biosystems Engineering.. Vol. 99, no. 1. (January 2008): 81-87.

Darr, M. J. and L.Y. Zhao. "A model for predicting signal transmission performance of wireless sensors in poultry layer facilities."; Trans. ASABE.. Vol. 51, no. 5. (January 2008): 1817-1827.


Manuzon, R., L.Y. Zhao, and C. Gecik. "An Electrostatic Precipitation System for Mitigating Particulate Matter (Particle, Dust, or Bio-aerosol) Emissions from Animal Facilities." Filed December 2013.

Zhao, L.Y., R. Manuzon, R. and L. J. Hadlocon. "Wet Scrubber for Ammonia Capture." Filed August 2013.


"An Optimized Electrostatic Precipitator for Air Cleaning of Particulate Matter (PM) Emission from Poultry Facilities" Presented at 2014 ASHRAE Winter Meeting, (January 2014)

"Summary of Agricultural Air Emission Mitigation Technologies" Presented at Collabration meeting with a delegation of Beijing Chemical Engineering University, (August 2013)

"Characterization of Acid Wet Scrubber Effluents as Fertilizer" Presented at 2013 ASABE Annual conference, (July 2013)

"Thermal Environments and Production Efficiency of Swine Finishing Barns with Natural and Mechanical Ventilation Systems" Presented at 2013 ASABE Annual Conference, (July 2013)

"Modeling of PM Dispersion after Emission from Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations (CAFOs) using AERMOD" Presented at 2013 ASABE Annual onference, (July 2013)

"Wet Scrubbers for Ammonia Emissions from Poultry Facilities and Production of Nitrogen Fertilizer" Presented at Environmental Science Panel and Ammonia Task Force Joint Meeting of the United Egg Producer, (June 2013)

"AERMOD Modeling of PM Emission Dispersion from a Poultry Facility" Presented at Environmental Science Panel and Ammonia Task Force Joint Meeting of the United Egg Producer, (June 2013)

"Wireless Control of Residential HVAC Systems for Energy Efficient and Comfortable Homes" Presented at Workshop on Smart and Sustainable Buildings by Center for Energy, Sustainability, and Environment of College of Engineering of OSU, (April 2013)

"How to establish an integrated research and extension program in Agricultural Air Quality and Bio-environmental Engineering" Presented at Seminar of Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering, University of Illinois at Champaign Urbana, (April 2013)

"Measurement and Mitigation of Agricultural Air Emissions" Presented at Seminar of Department Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering, The Ohio State University, (April 2013)

Technical Reports

Zhao, L. Y. "Abate Animal Heat Stress in Hot Weather." (April 2014)

Manuzon, R. L.Y. Zhao, and A. Jonjak. "Wet Scrubbers for Mechnically Ventilated Animal Facilities.." eXtension (November 2011) [View]

Zhao, L.Y., J.N. Rausch. "Odor Controlfor Land Application of Manure." Columbus, OH: (January 2009) [View]

Zhao, L.Y.. "How to Work SafelyAround Manure Storages." Columbus, OH: (January 2009) [View]

Zhao, L.Y., J. N. Rausch, and T.L. Comgs. "Overview of Odor Control for Manure Storage Facilities." Columbus, OH: (January 2008) [View]

L. Y. Zhao, T.L. Combs,J. N. Rausch, R. Manuzon, M. Brugger, G. Arnold, and E. Inerman. "Air Quality in New Free-StallDairy Facilities." Columbus, OH: OSU Extension (January 2008) [View]