Darrell G Schulze
Professor of Soil Science
Department: Agronomy
Phone: 765.494.8062
Fax: 765.496.2926
Office: Lilly 3-319


Area of Expertise: Pedology/Soil Mapping/Soil Mineralogy/Soil Chemistry

Curriculum Vitae​

Recent Publications

Ngunjiri, M. W., Z. Libohova, P. R. Owens, D. G. Schulze. 2020. Landform pattern recognition and classification for predicting soil types of the Uasin Gishu Plateau, Kenya. Catena 188:104390. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.catena.2019.104390

Ngunjiri, M. W., Z. Libohova, J. O. Minai, C. Serrem, P. R. Owens, D. G. Schulze. 2019. Predicting soil types and soil properties with limited data in the Uasin Gishu Plateau, Kenya. Geoderma Regional 16:e00210. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.geodrs.2019.e00210

Carvalho, G. S., J. R. Oliveira, N. Curi, D. G. Schulze, J. J. Marques. 2019. Selenium and mercury in Brazilian Cerrado soils and their relationships with physical and chemical soil characteristics. Chemosphere 218:412-415.

Schulze, D. G., N. C. Landin, P. R. Owens, J. J. Camberato. 2017. Evidence for a naturally occurring post-glacial acid sulfate weathering event in northwestern Indiana, USA. Geoderma 308:341-349.

Schulze, D. G. 2017. Soils of Humid Mid-Latitude Landscapes. In: D. Richardson (ed.), International Encyclopedia of Geography: People, the Earth, Environment, and Technology. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. DOI: 10.1002/9781118786352.wbieg0993

Kim, H., B. Benes, M. J. Dorantes, D. G. Schulze. 2016. Computer graphics procedural modeling of soil structure. p. 133 – 144 in: A.E. Hartemink and B. Minasny (eds.), Digital Soil Morphometrics, Progress in Soil Science, Springer International Publishing Switzerland. DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-28295-4_9

Colombo, C., V.M. Sellitto, G. Palumbo, E. Di Iorio, F. Terribile, D.G. Schulze. 2014. Clay formation and pedogenetic processes in tephra-derived soils and buried soils from Central-Southern Apennines (Italy). Geoderma 213:346–356. doi: 10.1016/j.geoderma.2013.08.005

Websites and Apps

Soil Explorer https://SoilExplorer.net

Soil Explorer iPad app: https://appsto.re/us/nbdy7.i

Soil Explorer Android app: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=edu.purdue.ceris.soil_explorer

AGRY 565 – Soils and Landscapes (every Fall)
AGRY 650 – Clay Mineralogy (every other year)

Professional Experience
Professor, Department of Agronomy, Purdue University,
Associate Professor, Department of Agronomy, Purdue University,
Assistant Professor, Department of Agronomy, Purdue University,
Soil Scientist, USDA Soil Conservation Service, Brenham, Texas, Summer 1975

Awards and Honors
Cooperator Achievement Award, National Cooperative Soil Survey, 2017
Soil Science Education Award, Soil Science Society of America, 2014
Marion L. and Chrystie M. Jackson Soil Science Award, Soil Science Society of America, 1993
Marion L. and Chrystie M. Jackson Mid-Career Clay Science Award, The Clay Minerals Society, 1996

B.S., Texas A&M University, 1976
M.S., Texas A&M University, 1977
Ph.D., Technical University of Munich, 1982

Date joined staff: July 1982



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