Personal Information

KS
William Schapaugh
Address
Dept of Agronomy
Manhattan, KS 66506
Contact
Email: wts at ksu.edu
Biography

Projects as Lead Investigator

Year Project Name
2025 Breeding Soybean to Improve Climate and Disease Resilience and Compositional Quality
2024 Breeding Soybean to Improve Climate and Disease Resilience and Compositional Quality
2022 Genetically-Engineered Soybean - A Novel Way to Safeguard Kansas Soybeans from Severe Drought and Heat Stress
2022 Develop Valuable Soybean Varieties and Germplasm for Use as Genetic Resources for Companies and for Direct On-Farm Production
2021 Develop Valuable Soybean Varieties and Germplasm for Use as Genetic Resources for Companies and for Direct On-Farm Production
2020 Develop Valuable Soybean Varieties and Germplasm for Use as Genetic Resources for Companies and for Direct On-Farm Production
2019 Integrating Germplasm Evaluation, Genetic Engineering, Breeding and High-Throughput Phenotyping to Improve Sustainability of Soybean Production
2018 Integrating Germplasm Evaluation, Genetic Engineering, Breeding and High-Throughput Phenotyping to Improve Sustainability of Soybean Production
2017 Integrating Germplasm Evaluation, Genetic Engineering, Breeding and High-Throughput Phenotyping to Improve Sustainability of Soybean Production
2016 Breeding and management of soybean for improved performance (2016)
2015 Breeding and management of soybean for improved performance
2015 Breeding and management of soybean for improved performance
2014 Breeding and management of soybean for improved performance
2013 Trait and production efficiency enhancement in soybean
2012 Trait and production efficiency enhancement in soybean
2011 Trait and production efficiency enhancement in soybean
2010 Trait and production efficiency enhancement in soybean
2009 Soybean variety and germ plasm improvement

Projects as Co-Investigator

Year Project Name
2025 Unlocking the linkage between breeding and production research for N fixation, protein, and yields
2024 Biotech approaches for enhanced disease resistance in soybean
2024 SOYGEN3: Building capacity to increase soybean genetic gain for yield and composition through combining genomics-assisted breeding with characterization of future environments
2023 Enhancement of Soybean through Genetic Engineering
2023 Techniques for Rapid Data Analytics of Remotely Sensed Data for Phenotypic and Precision Agriculture Applications
2023 SOYGEN3: Building capacity to increase soybean genetic gain in future environments for seed yield and composition through combining genomics-assisted breeding with environmental characterization
2023 Field phenotyping using machine learning tools integrated with genetic mapping to address heat and drought induced flower abortion in soybean
2022 SOYGEN2: Increasing soybean genetic gain for yield and seed composition by developing tools, know-how and community among public breeders in the north central US
2022 Techniques for Rapid Data Analytics of Remotely Sensed Data for Phenotypic and Precision Agriculture Applications
2022 Enhancement of Soybean through Genetic Engineering
2022 Genetically-Engineered Soybean - A Novel Way to Safeguard Kansas Soybeans from Severe Drought and Heat Stress
2021 SOYGEN2: Increasing SB genetic gain for yield & seed composition by developing tools, know-how & community among public breeders in the NC US
2021 High yielding, non-nodulating isolines as a tool for improving soybean meal protein concentration
2021 Enhancement of Soybean through Genetic Engineering
2020 Enhancement of Soybean through Genetic Engineering
2019 Enhancement of Soybean Through Genetic Engineering
2019 Utilizing unique genetic diversity to combine elevated protein concentration with high yield in new varieties and experimental lines (Year 1 of 3)1920-152-0113)
2019 Yield Potential of Commercial Varieties Under Drought- Identifying and Overcoming Weaknesses via the Public Breeding Pipeline (1920-172-0133)
2019 Increasing the rate of genetic gain for yield in soybean breeding programs
2018 Yield Potential of Commercial Varieties Under Drought - Identifying and Overcoming Weaknesses Through Public Breeding Advances (1820-172-0118-C)
2018 Small Unmanned Aircraft Thermal Infrared Imaging System to Identify Soybean Drought Tolerant Varieties
2018 Increasing the rate of genetic gain for yield in soybean breeding programs
2018 Utilizing Unique Genetic Diversity to Combine Elevated Protein Concentration with High Yield in New Varieties and Experimental Lines (1820-152-0106-B)
2017 Utilizing Unique Genetic Diversity to Combine Elevated Protein Concentration with High Yield in New Varieties and Experimental Lines (1720-152-0104)
2017 Increasing the rate of genetic gain for yield in soybean breeding programs
2017 Enhancement of soybean through genetic engineering
2017 Development of Genetic, Chemical and Population-Based Tactics to Manage Key Kansas Soybean Insect Pests
2017 Integrating Germplasm Evaluation, Genetic Engineering, Breeding and High-Throughput Phenotyping to Improve Sustainability of Soybean Production
2017 High-throughput Platform to Enhance Quality of Beans and Add Value to Kansas Soybean Breeding Program
2017 Small Unmanned Aircraft thermal infrared imaging system to identify soybean drought tolerant varieties
2016 Enhancement of soybean through genetic engineering
2016 Identifying high yield genotypes in the USDA soybean germplasm collection
2016 Initiation of a genomic selection pipeline for public soybean breeders in the North Central region
2016 Drought, Heat, and Flood Tolerant Varieties for the Midwest and South: Building on Success (Year 3 of 1420-532-5613)
2015 Development of genetic, chemical and population-based tactics to manage key Kansas soybean insect pests
2015 Enhancement of soybean through genetic engineering
2014 Gene Discovery and Genomic Strategies to Improve Yield and Abiotic Stress Tolerance in Maturity Group III and IV Soybeans (Year 3 of 1273)
2014 Drought, Heat, and Flood Tolerant Varieties for the Midwest and South: Building on Success (Year 1 of 1420-532-5613)
2014 Developing genetic, chemical and population-based management of soybean stem borer and other soybean insect pests
2013 Development of genetic and chemical tactics for management of the Dectes stem borer in soybean
2013 Enhancement of soybean through genetic engineering
2013 Gene Discovery and Genomic Strategies to Improve Yield and Abiotic Stress Tolerance in Maturity Group III and IV Soybeans (Year 2 of 1273)
2013 Development of Soybean Lines with Improved Tolerance to Heat and Drought (Year 2 of 2504)
2012 Soybean aphid management in the North Central States
2012 Development of genetic and chemical tactics for management of the Dectes stem borer in soybean
2012 Enhancement of soybean through genetic engineering
2012 Gene Discovery and Genomic Strategies to Improve Yield and Abiotic Stress Tolerance in Maturity Group III and IV Soybeans (Year 1 of 1273)
2012 Development of Soybean Lines with Improved Tolerance to Heat and Drought (Year 1 of 2504)
2012 Nested association mapping (NAM) of genes controlling soybean yield and other key traits
2011 High-Impact Research for Soybean Improvement Using Genetics and Genomics (1204)
2011 Enhancement of soybean through genetic engineering
2011 Development of genetic and chemical tactics for management of the Dectes stem borer in soybean
2011 Soybean aphid management in the North Central States
2010 Soybean aphid: Management, biocontrol, and host plant resistance
2010 Development of soybean host plant resistance and other management options for the soybean stem borer
2010 Enhancement of soybean through genetic engineering
2009 Development of soybean host plant resistance and other management options for the soybean stem borer
2009 Enhancement of soybean through genetic engineering