Godfrey Gayle

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Godfrey A. Gayle
Professor

Phone: (336) 285-3831
Fax: (336)-334-7270 
Office: Sockwell 118
E-mail: gayle@ncat.edu
 

Ph.D.,in Biological and Agricultural Engineering, NC State University, Raleigh, NC, August 1982
M.S.,in Biological and Agricultural Engineering, NC State University, Raleigh, NC, August 1976 
B.S.,in Agricultural Science, NC State University, Raleigh, NC, May 1974

Godfrey Gayle to utilize my knowledge of soil and water conservation engineering, earth science, groundwater engineering to enhance environmentally safe water resources engineering practices through teaching, research, and service or outreach (technology transfer).  To collaborate with scientists and governmental agencies in the USA, other developed and developing countries to determine practices for efficient agricultural production, soil and water conservation, sustainable engineering practices, food safety and nutrition, and conservation of natural resources. 

Areas of Interest

Soil and Water Conservation Engineering

Water Resources Engineering and Management: Irrigation and Drainage Engineering

Developing Efficient Low Cost Irrigation Systems for Agricultural Producers with Limited Resources

Selected Publications

  • Reyes, R. R. and G. Gayle. 2016. High School Outreach on Conservation Agriculture: Exposing young students to STEM in Agriculture. ASABE Conference 2016 in Orlando Florida. July 17-20, 2016.
  • Edralin, D.I.A., G.C. Sigua, M.R. Reyes, and G. Gayle. 2016. Reduction of labor in weeding activity due to weed suppression in Conservation Agriculture Vegetable Production. ASABE Conference 2016 in Orlando Florida. July 17-20, 2016.
  • Ashwin Devudigari 1 , Ramesh Ravella 1,* , Muchha Reddy 1 , Rohn Gehl 2 , Vangimalla Reddy 3 , Godfrey Gayle 1, † and Lijun Wang 1,† (2016) Impact of NPK Treatments on Sweet Sorghum Yields for Biofuel Feedstock in Piedmont Region of North Carolina.
  • Edralin, D.I.A., G.C. Sigua, M.R. Reyes and G. Gayle. 2015. Urban Conservation Agriculture. Poster presented during the 2015 American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers Annual Meeting in New Orleans, LA on July 26-29, 2015.
  • Edralin, D.I.A., L. Hok, K. Le, M. Williams, G. Gayle, C. Raczkowski, and M.R. Reyes. 2012. Conservation Agriculture in Urban Deserts. Poster presented during the 2012 International Annual Meetings of ASA, CSA, and SSSA, Duke Energy Convention Center, Cincinnati, OH. October 21-24, 2012.
  • Edralin, D.I.A., G. Gayle, J. Idassi, M. Reyes. 2012. Combining High Tunnel and Agroforestry Technologies for Vegetable Production in Small Farms in North Carolina. Oral presentation by Reyes during the 2012 American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers Annual Meeting in Dallas, TX. July 29 –August 1, 2012.
  • Jaron Jones, Antoine Alston, Godfrey Gayle, Chastity Warren. An Analysis of a Tablet PC Enhanced Learning Environment in the Agricult