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Guy Fipps

Fipps, Guy
Guy Fipps
Professor & Extension Agricultural Engineer
Office:
207B Scoates Hall
Email:
Phone:
(979) 845-7454
http://gfipps.tamu.edu/
Undergraduate Education
B.S., Texas A&M University, Agricultural Engineering, 1979
Graduate Education
M.S., North Carolina State University, Biological and Agricultural Engineering, 1984
Ph.D., North Carolina State University, Biological and Agricultural Engineering, 1988
Awards
Metal of Excellence, 10th Mountain Division, US Army, Salerno, Afghanistan | 2006.
Award for Superior Service, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service | 2009
Award for the Advancement of Surface Irrigation, American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineering | 2012.
The 13th Merriam Improved Irrigation Award, United States Committee on Irrigation and Drainage | 2013.
Engineer of the Year, American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineering | 2014.
2015 Person of the Year, The Irrigation Association | November 2015
Team Award for Superior Service, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service | 2019
Lalit and Aruna Verma Award for Excellence in Global Engagement, American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineering | 2019

Research Interests

Regional water planning, transboundary water issues, irrigation technologies, irrigation scheme (district) management and rehabilitation, pumping plant efficiency and testing, salinity and water management. Weather stations and ET networks.