William Kingery

William Kingery


Agronomy - Soil Ecology

Mailing Address:
Box 9555
Mississippi State, MS 39762
Physical Address:
235 Dorman Hall
Mississippi State, MS 39762
  • Ph.D., Auburn University
  • M.S., Louisiana State University
  • B.S., Louisiana State University

  • PSS 4314/6314 Microbiology and Ecology of Soil
  • PSS 4333/6333 Soil Conservation


  • Bradford Jr., T., G. A. Hock, L. Greenhaw, W. L. Kingery. 2019. Comparing experiential learning techniques and direct instruction on student knowledge of agriculture in private school students. The Journal of Agricultural Education 60(3):80-96.  Download
  • Shanmugam, S. G., W. L. Kingery. 2018. Changes in soil microbial community structure in relation to plant succession and soil properties during 4000 years of pedogenesis. European Journal of Soil Biology 88:80-88. Download
  • Shanmugam, S.,G., Z. V. Magbanua, M. A. Williams, K. Jangid, W. B. Whitman, D. G. Peterson, W. L. Kingery. 2016. Bacterial diversity patterns differ in soils developing in sub-tropical and cool-temperate ecosystems. Microbial Ecology 73(3):556-569. Download
  • Curtis, J.H., W.L. Kingery, M.S. Cox, Z. Liu. 2010. Distribution and dynamics of phosphorus in an agricultural watershed with a long-term history of poultry waste application. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis 41(17):2057-2074. Download
  • Liu, Z., N.B. Hashim, W.L. Kingery, D.H. Huddleston. 2010. Fecal coliform modeling under two flow scenarios in St. Louis Bay of Mississippi. Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A 45(3):282-291. Download
  • Clapp, C. E., M. H. B. Hayes, A. J. Simpson, W. L. Kingery. 2005. Chemistry of Soil Organic Matter. Pages 1-150 in M.A. Tabatabai and D.L. Sparks (Eds.). Chemical Processes in Soils. Soil Science Society of America Book Series, no. 8. Madison, WI. Download
  • Han, F. X., W. L. Kingery, H. M. Selim, P. D. Gerard, M. S. Cox, J. L. Oldham. 2004. Arsenic solubility and distribution in poultry waste and long-term amended soil. Science of the Total Environment 320:51-61. Download
  • Kelleher, B. P., K. Willeford, A. J. Simpson, M. J. Simpson, R. Stout, A. Rafferty, W. L. Kingery. 2004. Acid phosphatase interactions with organo-mineral complexes: Influence on catalytic activity. Biogeochemistry 71:285-297. Download
  • Kelleher, B. P., S. F. Oppenheimer, F. X. Han, K. O. Willeford, M. J. Simpson, A. J. Simpson, W.L. Kingery. 2003. Dynamical systems and phase plane analysis of protease-clay interactions. Langmuir 19:9411-9417. Download
  • Selim, H. M., W. L. Kingery (Editors). 2003. Geochemical and Hyrdological Reactivity of Heavy Metals in Soils. CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL.
  • Walker, T. W., W. L. Kingery, J. E. Street, M. S. Cox, J. L. Oldham, P. D. Gerard, F. X. Han. 2003. Rice yield and soil chemical properties as affected by precision land-leveling in alluvial soils. Agronomy Journal 95:1483-1488. Download
  • Simpson, A. J., W. L. Kingery, M. H. B. Hayes, M. Spraul, E. Humpfer, P. Dvortsak, R. Kerssebaum, M. Godejohann, M. Hofmann. 2002. Molecular structures and associations of humic substances in the terrestrial environment. Naturwissenschaften 89:84-88. Download
  • Simpson, A. J., W. L. Kingery, D. R. Shaw, M. Spraul, E. Humpfer, P. Dvortsak. 2001. The application of 1H HR-MAS NMR spectroscopy for the study of structures and associations of organic components at the solid-aqueous interface of a whole soil. Environmental Science & Technology 35:3321-3325. Download
  • Simpson, A. J., W. L. Kingery, M. Spraul, E. Humpfer, P. Dvortsak, R. Kerssebaum. 2001. Separation of structural components in soil organic matter by diffusion ordered spectroscopy. Environmental Science and Technology 35:4421-4425. Download