Viacheslav Adamchuk

Viacheslav Adamchuk

Contact Information:

MS1-094, Macdonald-Stewart Building, Macdonald Campus

Precision Agriculture and Sensor Systems

Academic Degrees

  • Ph.D Agricultural and Biological Engineering, Purdue University
  • M.S. Agricultural and Biological Engineering, Purdue Universit
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, National Agricultural University of Ukraine


  • Ph.D., P.E.

Curriculum Vitae (CV):

Viacheslav Adamchuk.pdf

Selected Publications

  • Viscarra Rossel, R.A., T. Behrens, E. Ben-Dor, D.J. Brown, J.A.M. Demattê, K.D. Shepherd, Z. Shi, B. Stenberg, A. Stevens, V. Adamchuk, H. Aïchi, B.G. Barthès, H.M. Bartholomeus, A.D. Bayer, M. Bernoux, K. Böttcher, L. Brodský, C.W. Du, A. Chappell, Y. Fouads, V. Genot, C. Gomez, S. Grunwald, A. Gubler, C. Guerrero, C.B. Hedley, M. Knadel, H.J.M. Morrás, M. Nocita, L. Ramirez-Lopez, P. Roudier, E.M. Rufasto Campos, P. Sanborn, V.M. Sellitto, K.A. Sudduth, B.G. Rawlins, C. Walter, L.A. Winowiecki, S.Y. Hong, W. Ji. 2016. A global spectral library to characterize the world's soil. Earth-Science Reviews, 155:198–230.
  • Viscarra Rossel, R.A., V.I. Adamchuk, and R. Gebbers. 2015. European Journal of Soil Science, volume 66(4), Special Issue: Proximal Soil Sensing. Hoboken, New Jersey: John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
  • Dhawale, N.M., V.I. Adamchuk, S.O. Prasher, R.A. Viscarra Rossel, A.A. Ismail, and J. Kaur. 2015. Proximal soil sensing using a portable mid-infrared spectrometer. European Journal of Soil Science, 66(4):661-669 (doi: 10.1111/ejss.12265).
  • Kaur, J., V.I. Adamchuk, J.K. Whalen, and A.A. Ismail. 2015. Development of an NDIR CO2 sensor-based system for assessing soil toxicity using substrate-induced respiration. Sensors, 15, 4734-4748 (doi:10.3390/s150304734).
  • Klassen, S.P., J. Villa, V. Adamchuk, and R. Serraj. 2014. Soil mapping for improved phenotyping of drought resistance in lowland rice fields. Field Crop Research, 167:112-118.
  • Pan, L., V.I. Adamchuk, S. Prasher, R. Gebbers, R.S. Taylor, and M. Dabas. 2014. Vertical soil profiling using a galvanic contact resistivity scanning approach. Sensors, 14:13243-13255 (doi: 10.3390/s140713243).
  • Pan, L., V.I. Adamchuk, R.B. Ferguson, P.R.L. Dutilleul, S.O. Prasher. 2014. Analysis of water stress prediction quality as influenced by the number and placement of temporal soilwater monitoring sites. Journal of Water Resource and Protection, 6:961-971.
  • Adamchuk, V.I. and R.A. Viscarra Rossel. 2013. Geoderma, volume 199, Special Issue: Proximal Soil Sensing. Amsterdam, The Netherlands: Elsevier.
  • An, W., S. Ci, H. Luo, D. Wu, V. Adamchuk, H. Sharif, X. Wang, and H. Tang. 2013. Effective sensor deployment based on field information coverage in precision agriculture. Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing (doi: 10.1002/wcm.2448).
  • Pan, L., V.I. Adamchuk, D.L. Martin, M.A. Schroeder, and R.B. Ferguson. 2013. Analysis of soil water availability by integrating spatial and temporal sensor-based data. Precision Agriculture, 14(4):414-433.
  • Roberts, D.F., R.B. Ferguson, N.R. Kitchen, V.I. Adamchuk, and J.F. Shanahan. 2012. Relationships between soil-based management zones and canopy sensing for corn nitrogen management. Agronomy Journal, 104(1):119-129.