FACULTY

Soo-Hyung Kim

Soo-Hyung Kim

Associate Professor
Plant ecophysiology; Crop modeling
http://faculty.washington.edu/soohkim/

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

Graduate Interest Group(s): RESTORATION ECOLOGY AND ENVIRONMENTAL HORTICULTURE; FOREST ECOLOGY

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 411 Plant Propagation: Principles and Practice (3)Spring
ESRM 478 Plant Ecophysiology (5)Winter
ESRM 480 Landscape Plant Science and Management (5)Autumn
SEFS 503 Current Issues in Restoration Ecology and Environmental Horticulture (1)Winter
SEFS 503 Current Issues in Restoration Ecology and Environmental Horticulture (1)Autumn
SEFS 503 Current Issues in Restoration Ecology and Environmental Horticulture (1)Spring
SEFS 550 Graduate Seminar (2)Spring
SEFS 590 Graduate Studies in Plant Ecophysiology (2)Winter
SEFS 590 Modeling Plant Ecophysiological Processes (5)Autumn
Current Sponsored Research:
Development and dissemination of agro-meterological information systems
Development, validation, and verification of new modules for corn model MaizSim and potato model SpudSim
Improved Crop Models for Climate-smart Agriculture
Recent Publications:
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.
SEFS Committee Membership:Chair?
Computing and IT Committee
Elected Faculty PMT Committee
Scholarship and Financial Aid Committee