Soo-Hyung Kim

Soo-Hyung Kim

Associate Professor
Plant ecophysiology; Crop modeling

Office: Merrill 37
Phone: 206-616-4971 
Email: soohkim@uw.edu


B.S., Agronomy, Seoul National University, 1992
M.S., Agronomy, Seoul National University, 1994
Ph.D., Ecology, University of California, Davis, 2001

Courses Taught:Quarter offered:
ESRM 478 Plant Ecophysiology (5)Winter
SEFS 590 Graduate Studies in Plant Ecophysiology (2)Autumn
SEFS 590 Modeling Plant Ecophysiological Processes (5)Autumn
Current Sponsored Research:
Development, validation, and verification of new modules for corn model MaizSim and potato model SpudSim
Improved Crop Models for Climate-smart Agriculture
Plant phenology predictions for weather related risk management in major fruit, vegetable, and food crops
Recent Publications:
Knoth JL, Kim S-H, Ettl GJ, Doty SL. 2014. Biological nitrogen fixation and biomass accumulation within poplar clones as a result of inoculations with diazotrophic endophyte consortia. New Phytologist 201: 599-609
Nackley LL, Vogt KA, Kim S-H . 2014. Arundo donax water use and photosynthetic responses to drought and elevated CO2. Agricultural Water Management 136: 13-22
Kim S-H, Yang Y, Timlin D, Fleisher D, Dathe A, Reddy VR, Staver K. 2012. Modeling temperature responses of leaf growth, development, and biomass in maize with MAIZSIM. Agronomy Journal 104(6): 1523-1537.
Chung U., Mack L., Yun J.I. & Kim S.-H. 2011. Predicting the timing of cherry blossoms in Washington D. C. and Mid-Atlantic States in response to climate change. PLoS ONE 6(11):e27439.
Kinmonth-Schultz, H. & Kim S.-H. 2011. Carbon gain, allocation, and storage in rhizomes in response to elevated CO2 and nutrient supply in a perennial C3 species, Phalaris arundinacea. Functional Plant Biology 38:797-807.
Bae H., M.S. Kim, R.C. Sicher, S.-H. Kim, M.D. Strem, and B.A. Bailey. 2009. The beneficial endophyte Trichoderma hamatum isolate DIS 219b promotes growth and delays the onset of the drought response in Theobroma cacao. Journal of Experimental Botany 60(11):3279-3295.