Baysal-Gurel

Fulya Baysal-Gurel
Research Assistant Professor
Department of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
College of Agriculture
Otis L. Floyd Nursery Research Center


Office Location:  472 Cadillac Lane, McMinnville, TN
Telephone:  931-815-5143 FAX:  931-668-3134
Email:  fbaysalg@tnstate.edu

Research Interests
Plant Pathology
Mycology
Plant Disease Diagnosis
Plant Disease Management
Integrated Pest management
Biological Control of Plant Diseases and Biopesticides

Peer Reviewed Journal Articles (Last five years)

Baysal-Gurel, F. and Cinar, A. 2015. First Report of Taro Leaf Blight Caused by Phytophthora colocasiae Infecting Taro in Turkey. Plant Disease. 25 Mar 2015. First Look.

Li, R., Baysal-Gurel, F., Abdo, Z., Miller, S.A., Ling, K., 2015. Evaluation of Disinfectants to Prevent Mechanical Transmission of Viruses and a Viroid in Greenhouse Tomatoes.  Virology Journal 2015, 12:5. doi:10.1186/s12985-014-0237-5

Subedi, N., Testen, A.L., Baysal-Gurel, F., Miller, S.A. 2015. First Report of Black Leaf Mold of Tomato Caused by Pseudocercospora fuligena in Ohio.Plant Disease. Vol. 99, No. 2, P. 285. http://dx.doi.org/10.1094/PDIS-06-14-0625-PDN

Baysal-Gurel, F., Li, R., Ling, K., Miller, S.A. 2015.First Report of Tomato chlorotic spot virus infecting Tomatoes in Ohio. Plant Disease. Vol. 99, No. 1, P. 163. http://dx.doi.org/10.1094/PDIS-06-14-0639-PDN

Baysal-Gurel, F. and Cinar, A. 2015. First Report of Fusarium root rot Caused by Fusarium oxysporum Infecting Pigmented Grapefruit Trees in Turkey. Plant Disease. Vol. 99, No. 4, P. 553. http://dx.doi.org/10.1094/PDIS-07-14-0746-PDN

Baysal-Gurel, F., Li, R., Ling, K., Kurowski, C., Miller, S.A. 2015. Developing Hygiene Protocols Against Mechanically Transmitted Pathogens In Greenhouse Tomato Production Systems. Acta Hort. (ISHS) No. 1069, P. 275-280.

Baysal-Gurel, F., Miller, S.A., 2015. Management of powdery mildew in greenhouse tomato production with biorational products and fungicides. Acta Hort. (ISHS) No. 1069, P. 179-184.

Li, R., Ling, K., Baysal-Gurel, F., Miller, S.A., Kurowski, C., 2015. Evaluation of Disinfectants to Control Mechanical Transmission of Tomato Viruses and Viroids in Greenhouse Tomatoes.  Acta Hort. (ISHS) No. 1069, P. 221-228.

Miller, S.A., Lewis Ivey, M., Baysal-Gurel, F., Xu, X., 2015. A Systems Approach to Tomato Disease Management. Acta Hort. (ISHS) No. 1069, P. 167-172.

Baysal-Gurel, F. and Cinar, A. 2014. First Report of Armillaria Root Rot Caused by Armillaria mellea Infecting Carrizo citrange and Sour orange Rootstocks in Turkey. Plant Disease. Vol. 98, No. 10, P. 1439. http://dx.doi.org/10.1094/PDIS-0?5-14-0463-PDN

Baysal-Gurel, F., Subedi, N., Mamiro, D., Miller, S.A. 2014. First Report of Anthracnose of Onion Caused by Colletotrichum coccodes in Ohio. Plant Disease. 2014; Vol. 98, No. 9, P. 1271. http://dx.doi.org/10.1094/PDIS-01-14-0032-PDN

Baysal-Gurel, F., Bledsoe, M., Miller, S.A., 2014. Post-harvest applications of disinfectants using a fog tunnel system to manage Botryis gray mold in tomatoes. Acta Hort. (ISHS) No. 1053, P. 237-244.

Testen, A., Mamiro, D., Meulia, T., Subedi, N., Islam, M., Baysal-Gurel, F., Miller, S.A., First report of Leek yellow stripe virus in garlic in Ohio. Plant Disease. 2014; Vol. 98, No. 4, P. 574. http://dx.doi.org/10.1094/PDIS-08-13-0851-PDN

Xu, X., Baysal Gurel, F., Miller, S.A., 2013. First report of tomato pith necrosis caused by Pseudomonas mediterranea in the US and P. corrugata in Ohio. Plant Disease. 2013; Vol. 97, No.7, P. 988. http://dx.doi.org/10.1094/PDIS-12-12-1208-PDN

Baysal Gurel, F., Bozan, O., Onelge, N., Cinar, A.,2012.First report of Sclerotinia stem and twig blight caused by Sclerotinia sclerotiorum on sour orange rootstock in Turkey. New Disease Reports 26, 24. [http://dx.doi.org/10.5197/j.2044-0588.2012.026.024]

Baysal Gurel, F., Taylor, N.J., Chatfield, J., Miller, S.A., 2012. First Report of Downy Mildew Caused by Plasmopara obducens on Impatiens in Ohio. Plant Disease. 2012; Vol. 96, No. 11, P.  1,699.3. http://dx.doi.org/10.1094/PDIS-06-12-0545-PDN.

Rong X., Baysal Gurel, F., Meulia, T., B McSpadden Gardener, B., 2012. Draft Genome Sequences of the Biocontrol Bacterium Mitsuaria sp. Strain H24L5A. J. Bacteriol. 2012, 194(3):734. DOI: 10.1128/JB.06537-11.

 Rong X., Baysal Gurel, F., Meulia, T., B McSpadden Gardener, B., 2012. Draft Genome Sequences of the Pseudomonas fluorescens Biocontrol Strains Wayne1R and Wood1R. J. Bacteriol. 2012, 194(3):724. DOI: 10.1128/JB.06338-11.

Westphal, A., Williams, M., Baysal-Gurel, F., LeJeune, J., and B. McSpadden Gardener, B., 2011. Detection and Identification of Bacteria Associated with the Suppresion of Escherichia coli O157:H7 in Sand-based Dairy Livestock Bedding. Appl. Env. Microbiol. p. 2113-2121, Vol. 77, No. 6.   

Xu, X., Miller, S. A., Baysal-Gurel, F., Gartemann, K.H., Eichenlaub, R. and Rajashekara, G. 2010. Bioluminescent imaging of Clavibacter michiganensis subsp. michiganensis infection of tomato seeds and plants. Appl. Env. Microbiol. 2010;76:3978-3988.

Extension Publications

Baysal-Gurel, F., Miller, S.A. Row Covers for Melon Disease Management. OEFFA newsletter, 2014.

BaysalGurel, F., B McSpadden Gardener, B., and Miller, S.A. 2012. E-Organic > Soilborne Disease Management in Organic Vegetable Production.

Baysal-Gurel, F. and Miller, S. A. 2010. E-Organic >Disease Management in Organic Lettuce Production.

Baysal-Gurel, F. and Miller, S. A. 2010. E-Organic >Early Blight Management for Organic Tomato Production.

Ivey, M., Baysal-Gurel, F., Dorrance, A., Luster, D., Frederick, R., Czarnecki, J., and Miller, S.A., 2009. Immunofluorescence Assay Detection of the Soybean Rust Pathogen. SBR-2-09. Ohio State University Extension.

Baysal-Gurel, F., and Miller, S.A., 2009.Disease Management for Organic Lettuce Production.OARDC's Organic Food and Farming Education and Research (OFFER) Program, December 03, 2009.

Extension Presentations (Last five years)

Baysal-Gurel, F. Disease management in high tunnels. High tunnel Training, April 27, 2015, Piketon, OH.

Baysal-Gurel, F., Miller, S.A. Evaluation of biorational products and row covers for the control of downy mildew and bacterial wilt of cucumber. Great Lakes Vegetable Working Group Annual Meeting, February 25-26, 2015, Wooster, OH.

Baysal-Gurel, F. Engaging Ohio Vegetable Growers Through Interactive Disease Diagnostic Services. 36th OEFFA Conference, February 14-15, 2015, Granville, OH. 

Baysal-Gurel, F. Management of Common Hop Diseases. Ohio Hops Conference and Trade Show, February 5-6, 2015, Wooster, OH.

Baysal-Gurel, F. Pest management considerations. Hop Workshop, February 4, 2015, Wooster, OH.

Baysal-Gurel, F., Miller, S.A. Integrated pest management for Ohio hops. Hop Field night, July 17, 2014, Wooster, OH.

Baysal-Gurel, F., Miller, S.A. Evaluation of biorational products and row covers for the control of downy mildew and bacterial wilt of cucumber. OFFER Field Day, June 17, 2014, Wooster, OH. 

Baysal-Gurel, F., Miller, S.A., Welty, C., Gardiner, M., and Smith, C. 2014.Bacterial wilt and cucumber beetle management in muskmelon with perimeter trap cropping. OFFER Field Day, June 17, 2014, Wooster, OH.

Baysal-Gurel, F., Miller, S.A. Hop Disease management. Hop Workshop, February 10, 2014, Wooster, OH.

Baysal-Gurel, F., Mera, J.,  Miller, S.A., 2012. Post-harvest management of Penicillium fruit rot in greenhouse tomatoes. BCGGA Grower Research Day, June 13, 2012. Kwantlen Polytechnic University- Institute for Sustainable Horticulture.

Baysal-Gurel, F., 2011.OSU Vegetable Disease Program – Research and Service. American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers Willard, OH   June 15, 2011.

Miller, S.A., Welty, C., Gardiner, M., and Baysal-Gurel, F. 2011. The 2011 Ohio Sustainable Farm Tour, August 2, 2011. Melon research. OARDC Fry Farm.

McSpadden Gardener, B., Miller, S.A., and Baysal-Gurel, F., 2011.Cover Crops in Organic Vegetable Production and Disease Control. OFFER Field Day September 1, 2011.

Miller, S.A., and Baysal-Gurel, F., 2011. Organic Melon Row Cover Experiment . OFFER Field Day September 1, 2011.

Miller, S.A., and Baysal-Gurel, F., 2011. Perimeter Trap Crop Experiment to Manage Cucumber Beetles and Bacterial Wilt on Melon . OFFER Field Day September 1, 2011.

Baysal-Gurel, F., 2010. Vegetable Disease Management, The Wayne County Pesticide Recertification training session at Fisher Auditorium on March 23, 2010. The Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC)/ Wooster.

Teaching and Workshops

Plant Disease Diagnosis PP5685, Management of vegetable diseases, 12 May 2014 (Guest Instructor).

Fruit and Vegetable Diseases PP5150, Vegetable diseases, 2012 (Guest Instructor).

Plant Pathology PP615.01, Management of vegetable diseases in greenhouses and high tunnels, 18 January 2011 (Guest Instructor).

Plant Pathology PP615.01, Management of Vegetable Diseases in Greenhouses and High Tunnels. 29 January 2009 (Guest Instructor).

Pest and disease diagnostics for international trade and food security an international short course. 2008-2014, Wooster, OH (Instructor).

IPM-CRSP USAID International Plant Diagnostic Network (IPDN) Workshop August 26 - September 8, 2007. Wooster, OH (Instructor).

SARE-sponsored In-Service Education workshop on “Sustainable Management of Soil-Borne Diseases and Weeds” June 4-5, 2013, Lincoln University, Jefferson City, Missouri (Instructor).

Plant Disease Diagnostic Workshop in Kyrgyzstan. Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. May 6-8, 2013. Funded by The APS Office of International Programs Global Experience (Coordinator and Instructor).

IPM CRSP Southeast Asia Regional Program, Plant disease and diagnostic. 22-23 July 2010, Bogor, West Java, Indonesia (Coordinator and instructor).

Honors and Awards

B.S. with Honors in Plant Protection, Cukurova University, Agriculture Faculty, 1994
The APS Office of International Programs Global Experience Award, 2013
TheOSU/ The Office of Outreach and Engagement Travel Award, 2014
The OSU/OARDC Professional Growth Scholarship Program, 2008-2014

Education

B.S. (Plant Protection)  Cukurova University, Agriculture Faculty, Turkey
M.S. (Plant Pathology) Cukurova University, Natural and Applied Sciences Institute, Turkey
Ph.D. (Plant Pathology) Cukurova University, Natural and Applied Sciences Institute, Turkey

Date joined staff: June 2015

Complete CV available here






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