Professor John Gaughan

Professor

School of Agriculture and Food Sustainability
Faculty of Science

Affiliated Associate Professor

Centre for Animal Science
Queensland Alliance for Agriculture and Food Innovation
j.gaughan@uq.edu.au
+61 7 54601 036

Overview

Qualifications

  • Diploma of Applied Science, Queensland Agricultural College
  • Bachelor of Applied Science, Queensland Agricultural College
  • Graduate Dipl Management, Capricornia Institute of Advanced Education
  • Graduate Dipl Economics, University of New England
  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland
  • Master of Agricultural Studies, The University of Queensland

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Publications

Featured Publications

Book Chapter

  • Gaughan, J. B., Lees, A. M. and Lees, J. C. (2021). Adaptation of beef cattle to heat stress challenges. Climate change and livestock production: recent advances and future perspectives. (pp. 29-38) edited by Veerasamy Sejian, Surinder Singh Chauhan, Chinnasamy Devaraj, Pradeep Kumar Malik and Raghavendra Bhatta. Singapore, Singapore: Springer Singapore. doi: 10.1007/978-981-16-9836-1_3

  • Lees, A. M., Wallage, A. L., Labeur, L., Sammes, S. L., Lees, J. C. and Gaughan, J. B. (2021). Applications of infrared thermal imaging and rumen boluses for quantifying heat stress in cattle. Climate change and livestock production: recent advances and future perspectives. (pp. 99-112) edited by Veerasamy Sejian, Surinder Singh Chauhan, Chinnasamy Devaraj, Pradeep Kumar Malik and Raghavendra Bhatta. Singapore, Singapore: Springer Singapore. doi: 10.1007/978-981-16-9836-1_9

  • Sejian, V., Silpa, M. V., Lees, Angela M., Krishnan, G., Devaraj, C., Bagath, M., Anisha, J. P., Reshma Nair, M. R., Manimaran, A., Bhatta, R. and Gaughan, J. B. (2021). Opportunities, challenges, and ecological footprint of sustaining small ruminant production in the changing climate scenario. Agroecological footprints management for sustainable food system. (pp. 365-396) edited by Arnab Banerjee, Ram Swaroop Meena, Manoj Kumar Jhariya and Dhiraj Kumar Yadav. Singapore, Singapore: Springer Singapore. doi: 10.1007/978-981-15-9496-0_12

  • Gaughan, John B. (2018). Metabolic challenge: how does it affect welfare?. Advances in cattle welfare. (pp. 227-240) edited by Cassandra B. Tucker. Duxford, United Kingdom: Elsevier. doi: 10.1016/B978-0-08-100938-3.00009-7

  • Wijffels, Gene, Sullivan, Megan , Anderson, Stephen , Stockwell, Sally , McCulloch, Russell , Briscoe, Suzie , Olm, Joseph , Cawdell-Smith, Judy and Gaughan, John (2018). Towards breeding for heat tolerance and resilience in beef cattle. Breeding Focus 2018 – Reducing Heat Stress. (pp. 31-40) edited by Susanne Hermesch and Sonja Dominik. Armidale, NSW, Australia: University of New England.

  • Sejian, Veerasamy, Bhatta, Raghavendra, Gaughan, John, Malik, Pradeep Kumar, Naqvi, S. M.K. and Lal, Rattan (2017). Adapting sheep production to changing climate: conclusions and researchable priorities. Sheep production adapting to climate change. (pp. 431-441) edited by Veerasamy Sejian, Raghavendra Bhatta, John Gaughan, Pradeep Kumar Malik, S.M.K. Naqvi and Rattan Lal. Gateway East, Singapore : Springer . doi: 10.1007/978-981-10-4714-5_21

  • Sejian, Veerasamy, Bhatta, Raghavendra, Gaughan, John, Malik, Pradeep Kumar, Naqvi, S. M.K. and Lal, Rattan (2017). Adapting sheep production to climate change. Sheep production adapting to climate change. (pp. 1-29) edited by Veerasamy Sejian, Raghavendra Bhatta, John Gaughan, Pradeep Kumar Malik, S.M.K. Naqvi and Rattan Lal. Gateway East, Singapore : Springer Singapore. doi: 10.1007/978-981-10-4714-5_1

  • Lees, Angela M., Lees, J. C., Sejian, Veerasamy and Gaughan, John (2017). Management strategies to reduce heat stress in sheep. Sheep production adapting to climate change. (pp. 349-370) edited by Veerasamy Sejian, Raghavendra Bhatta, John Gaughan, Pradeep Kumar Malik, S.M.K. Naqvi and Rattan Lal. Gateway East, Singapore : Springer Singapore. doi: 10.1007/978-981-10-4714-5_17

  • Gaughan, John (2017). Projected impacts of climate changes and sustainability of sheep production systems. Sheep production adapting to climate change. (pp. 189-196) edited by Veerasamy Sejian, Raghavendra Bhatta, John Gaughan, Pradeep Kumar Malik, S.M.K. Naqvi and Rattan Lal. Gateway East, Singapore: Springer Singapore. doi: 10.1007/978-981-10-4714-5_8

  • Sejian, Veerasamy, Bhatta, Raghavendra, Gaughan, John, Baumgard, Lance, Prasad, Cadaba S. and Lal, Rattan (2015). Conclusions and researchable priorities. Climate Change Impact on Livestock: Adaptation and Mitigation. (pp. 491-509) edited by Veerasamy Sejian, John Gaughan, Lance Baumgard and Cadaba Prasad. New Delhi, India: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-81-322-2265-1_27

  • Gaughan, John and Cawdell-Smith, A.J. (2015). Impact of climate change on livestock production and reproduction. Climate Change Impact on Livestock: Adaptation and Mitigation. (pp. 51-60) edited by Veerasamy Sejian, John Gaughan, Lance Baumgard and Cadaba Prasad. New Delhi, India: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-81-322-2265-1_4

  • Gaughan, J. B., Heetkamp, M. J. W. and Hendriks, P. (2015). Indirect calorimetry: assessing animal response to heat and cold stress. Indirect Calorimetry: Techniques, Computations and Applications. (pp. 213-230) Wageningen, Netherlands: Wageningen Academic Publishers. doi: 10.3920/978-90-8686-261-0_11

  • Sejian, Veerasamy, Gaughan, John, Baumgard, Lance and Prasad, Cadaba (2015). Preface. Climate change impact on livestock: adaptation and mitigation. (pp. vii-viii) edited by Veerasamy Sejian, John Gaughan, Lance Baumgard and Cadaba Prasad. New Delhi, India: Springer India. doi: 10.1007/978-81-322-2265-1

  • Gaughan, John B., Hogan, Lindsay A. and Wallage, Andrea (2015). Thermoregulation in marsupials and monotremes. Marsupials and monotremes: nature's enigmatic mammals. (pp. 85-144) New York, NY, United States: Nova Science Publishers.

  • Gaughan, J. B. and Sullivan, M. L. (2014). Australian feedlot industry. Beef cattle production and trade. (pp. 205-233) edited by David Cottle and Lewis Kahn. Collingwood, VIC, Australia: CSIRO Publishing.

  • Gaughan, John B. (2012). Basic principles involved in adaption of livestock to climate change. Environmental stress and amelioration in livestock production. (pp. 245-261) edited by Veerasamy Sejian, S. M. K. Naqvi, Thaddeus Ezeji, Jeffrey Lakritz and Rattan Lal. Heidelberg, Germany: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-29205-7_10

  • Gaughan, J. B., Mader, T. L. and Gebremedhin, K. G. (2012). Rethinking heat index tools for livestock. Environmental physiology of livestock. (pp. 243-265) edited by R. J. Collier and J. L. Collier. Ames, Iowa, United States: Wiley-Blackwell. doi: 10.1002/9781119949091.ch14

  • Mader,Terry L. and Gaughan, John B. (2011). Effects of climate variability on domestic livestock. Handbook on climate change and agriculture. (pp. 32-48) edited by Ariel Dinar and Robert Mendelsohn.. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar.

  • Gaughan, John and Hahn, LeRoy (2010). Designing and selecting efficient early warning strategies and increasing their efficiencies for animal husbandry. Applied Agrometeorology. (pp. 785-790) edited by Kees Stigter. Berlin ; London: Springer Berlin Heidelberg. doi: 10.1007/978-3-540-74698-0_89

  • Gaughan, John and Khalifa, Hesham (2010). Improving the issuing, absorption and use of climate forecast information in animal husbandry. Applied Agrometeorology. (pp. 807-812) edited by Kees Stigter. Berlin & Heidelberg, Germany: Springer - Verlag. doi: 10.1007/978-3-540-74698-0

  • Gaughan, John, lacetera, Nicola and Valtorta, Silvia (2010). More efficient use of inputs in animal husbandry. Applied Agrometeorology. (pp. 791-796) edited by Kees Stigter. Berlin & Heidelberg, Germany: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-3-540-74698-0

  • Gaughan, John (2010). Selection of actual preparedness strategies for dealing with climate, as adopted in animal husbandry. Applied Agrometeorology. (pp. 779-783) edited by Kees Stigter. Berlin & Heidelberg, Germany: Springer - Verlag. doi: 10.1007/978-3-540-74698-0

  • Gaughan, J. B., Lacetera, N., Valtorta, S. E., Khalifa, H. H., Hahn, G. L. and Mader, T. L. (2009). Adaptive responses of domestic (farm animals) to climate challenges. Biometeorology for Adaptation to Climate Variability and Change. (pp. 131-170) edited by G.R. McGregor, R. de Dear, K.L. Ebi, D. Scott, S. Sheridan and M.D. Schwartz. Germany: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4020-8921-3_7

  • Stowell, R., Mader, T. L. and Gaughan, J. B. (2009). Environmental management. Thermal Environment and Livestock Energetics. (pp. 181-209) edited by James A DeShazer. USA: American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers.

  • Hahn, G. L., Gaughan, J. B., Mader, T. L. and Eigenberg, R. A. (2009). Thermal indices and their applications for livestock environments. Thermal Environment and Livestock Energetics. (pp. 113-130) edited by James A DeShazer. USA: American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers.

  • Gaughan, J. B. (2007). Biometeorology and animal science. Animal production and animal science worldwide. WAAP Book of the Year.. (pp. 239-248) edited by Rosati, A., Tewolde, A. and Mosconi, C.. Netherlands: Wageningen Academic Publishers.

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Coba, A., Müller, M., Navarro, M., Soumeh, E.A., Pluske, J.R., van Wettere, W.H.E.J., Cottrell, J.J., Dunshea, F.R., Gaughan, J.B. and Roura, E. (2023). 34. Low crude protein diets improve heat stress indicators in lactating sows under cyclic hyperthermal temperatures. Manipulating Pig Production XIX, Brisbane, QLD Australia, 13-16 November 2023. Amsterdam, Netherlands: Elsevier. doi: 10.1016/j.anscip.2023.09.035

  • Coba, A., Müller, M., Navarro, M., Soumeh, E.A., Pluske, J.R., van Wettere, W.H.E.J., Cottrell, J.J., Dunshea, F.R., Gaughan, J.B. and Roura, E. (2023). 39. Physiological responses related to acute heat stress decrease over time as lactating sows become acclimated to a hyperthermic environment. Manipulating Pig Production XIX, Brisbane, QLD, Australia, 13 - 16 November 2023. Amsterdam, Netherlands: Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.anscip.2023.09.040

  • Lees, A.M. and Gaughan, J.B. (2023). The physiology of heat stress in beef cattle. Manipulating Pig Production XIX, Brisbane, QLD Australia, 13-16 November 2023. Amsterdam, Netherlands: Elsevier. doi: 10.1016/j.anscip.2023.01.541

  • Wijffels, Gene, Sullivan, Megan, Anderson, Stephen, Stockwell, Sally, Briscoe, Suzie, McCulloch, Russell, Cawdell-Smith, Judy and Gaughan, John (2020). Metabolism and endocrinology of cattle in high environmental temperatures. The Third International Tropical Agriculture Conference, Brisbane, Australia, 11–13 November 2019. Basel, Switzerland: MDPI. doi: 10.3390/proceedings2019036211

  • Bang, N.N., Hayes, B.J., Randhawa, I.A.S., Lyons, R.E., Gaughan, J.B., Chanh, N.V., Trach, N.X., Khang, N.D. and McNeill, D.M. (2019). Application of genomic selection to Vietnamese household dairy herds. 23rd AABG Conference, Armidale, Australia, 27 October - 1 November 2019.

  • Sammes, Stephanie L., Lees, Angela M., Cawdell-Smith, Judy A. and Gaughan, John B. (2019). Changes in body temperature of lot-fed Bos taurus and Bos indicus steers during a heat wave. 2019 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting and Trade Show, Austin, TX, United States, 8-11 July 2019. Cary, NC, United States: Oxford University Press. doi: 10.1093/jas/skz258.308

  • Wijfells, G., Sullivan, M., Stockwell, S., Briscoe, S., De Melo Costa, C., McCulloch, R., Cawdell-Smith, J., Olm, J., Anderson, S. and Gaughan, J. (2018). A suppressed metabolic endocrine state in growing cattle under high heat load. International Symposium on the Nutrition of Herbivores, Clermont-Ferrand, France, 2-6 September 2018. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press.

  • Anderson, S., Steiger, N., Sullivan, M., Stockwell, S., McCulloch, R., Biscoe, S., Cawdell-Smith, J., Olm, J., Gaughan, J. and Wijffels, G. (2018). Bone metabolism in growing cattle under severe heat stress. International Symposium on the Nutrition of Herbivores, Clermont-Ferrand, France, 2-6 September 2018. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press.

  • Wijfells, G., Sullivan, M., Stockwell, S., Briscoe, S., De Melo Costa, C., McCulloch, R., Cawdell-Smith, J., Olm, J., Anderson, S. and Gaughan, J. (2018). Contrasting the metabolic endocrine responses of beef steers under moderate thermal challenges with pair fed thermoneutral counterparts. International Symposium on the Nutrition of Herbivores, Clermont-Ferrand, France, 2-6 September 2018. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press.

  • Lees, A. M., Sullivan, M. L., Cawdell-Smith, A. J. and Gaughan, J. B. (2017). Developing heat stress thresholds for sheep. 2017 ASAS—CSAS Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD United States, 8-12 July 2017. Cary, NC United States: Oxford University Press. doi: 10.2527/asasann.2017.505

  • Anderson, S.T., Steiger, N., Sullivan, M.L., Stockwell, S., McCulloch, R., Briscoe, S., Cawdell-Smith, A.J., Olm, J., Gaughan, J.B. and Wijffels, G. (2017). Evidence for decreased bone formation in growing steers under heat stress. 21st European Society of Veterinary and Comparative Nutrition Congress, Cirencester, United Kingdom, 20-23 September 2017.

  • Gonzalez-Rivas, P. A., Sullivan, M., Cottrell, J. J., Leury, B. J., Gaughan, J. B. and Dunshea, F. R. (2016). A rumen bolus is a useful tool to monitor core body temperature in lactating dairy cows in a sub-tropical summer. ASAS-ADSA-CSAS-WSASAS Joint Annual Meeting 2016, Salt Lake City, UT United States, 19-23 July 2016. Champaign, IL United States: American Society of Animal Science. doi: 10.2527/jam2016-1281

  • Gaughan, J. B., Sullivan, M., Cawdell-Smith, A. J., Owen, H. and Wijffels, G. (2016). Impact of heat stress on immune status of sheep. American Society of Animal Science Annual Meeting 2016, Salt Lake City, UT United States, 19-23 July 2016. Champaign, IL United States: American Society of Animal Science. doi: 10.2527/jam2016-1285

  • Lees, A. M., Anderson, S. T., Sejian, V. and Gaughan, J. B. (2016). Plasma insulin and glucose concentrations of feedlot cattle during summer. American Society for Animal Science, Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, UT United States, 2016. Cary, NC United States: Oxford University Press. doi: 10.2527/jam2016-1284

  • Boyd, B. M., Mader, T. L., Bittner, C. J., Burken, D. B., Hilscher, F. H., Wijffels, G., Gaughan, J. B., Sullivan, M. L., Cawdell-Smith, A. J. and Erickson, G. E. (2016). Metabolic and body temperature responses to environmental conditions across seasons in finishing steers. Unknown, Unknown, Unknown. CHAMPAIGN: AMER SOC ANIMAL SCIENCE. doi: 10.2527/msasas2016-383

  • Boyd, B. M., Mader, T. L., Bittner, C. J., Hilscher, F. H., Wijffels, G., Gaughan, J. B., Sullivan, M. L., Cawdell-Smith, A. J. and Erickson, G. E. (2016). The effect of feeding a yeast supplement or finely ground fiber during the summer on body temperature, performance, and blood metabolites of finishing steers. Champaign, United States: American Society of Animal Science. doi: 10.2527/msasas2016-384

  • Wijfells, G., Sullivan, M. L., Stockwell, S., Briscoe, S., McCulloch, R., Straube, J., Olm, J., Cawdell-Smith, J., Anderson, S. T., Le Cao, K.-A. and Gaughan, J. B. (2016). The metabolic and inflammatory challenges of summer in the feedlot. Northern Australia Beef Research Update Conference, Rockhampton, QLD Australia, 15 - 18 August 2016. Gympie, QLD, Australia: Queensland North Australia Beef Research Council.

  • Setianto, Novie Andri, Cameron, Donald C. and Gaughan, John B. (2014). Identifying the archetypes of an enhanced system dynamic causal loop diagram: finding strategies to improve smallholder beef farming in Java, Indonesia. ISSS 2013: The 57th World Conference of the International Society for the Systems Sciences, Hai Phong City, Viet Nam, 14-19 July, 2013. International Society for the Systems Sciences (ISSS).

  • Dunshea, Frank R., Leury, Brian J., Fahri, Fahri, DiGiacomo, Kristy, Hung, Alex, Chauhan, Surinder, Clarke, Iain J., Collier, Robert, Little, Stephen, Baumgard, Lance and Gaughan, John B. (2013). Amelioration of thermal stress impacts in dairy cows. Collingwood, VIC, Australia: C S I R O Publishing. doi: 10.1071/AN12384

  • Henry, Beverley, Charmley, Ed, Eckard, Richard, Gaughan, John B. and Hegarty, Richard (2012). Livestock production in a changing climate: Adaptation and mitigation research in Australia. Inaugural Climate Change Research Strategy for Primary Industries Conference 2011 (CCRSPI 2011), Melbourne, Australia, 14–17 February 2011. Collingwood, Vic., Australia: CSIRO Publishing. doi: 10.1071/CP11169

  • Lees, J. C. and Gaughan, J. B. (2011). Effect of climate on body temperature of dairy cows. American Society of Animal Science - Annual Meeting, New Orleans LA, 10 - 14 July 2011. Champaign Ill., U.S.A.: American Society of Animal Science.

  • Lees, J. C. and Gaughan, J. B. (2011). Effect of yearly climate on milk yield in a sub-tropical environment. American Society of Animal Science - Annual Meeting, New Orleans LA, 10 - 14 July 2011. Champaign Ill., U.S.A.: American Society of Animal Science.

  • Gaughan, J. B. and Bonner, S. L. (2011). Heat shock protein 70 expression as an indicator of chronic stress in cattle. 5th International Congress on Stress Response in Biology and Medicine, Quebec City, Canada, 21 - 25 August 2011. Quebec City, Canada: Cell Stress Society International.

  • Gaughan, J. B. and Lees, J. C. (2010). Categorising heat load on dairy cows. 28th Biennial Conference of the Australian Society of Animal Production, Armidale, N.S.W., Australia, 11-15 July 2010. Parkridge, Qld., Australia: Australian Society of Animal Production.

  • McCarthy, C., Billingsley, J., Finch, N., Murray, P. and Gaughan, J. (2010). Cattle liveweight estimation using machine vision assessment of objective body measurements: First results. 28th Biennial Conference of the Australian Society of Animal Production, Armidale, N.S.W., Australia, 11 - 15 July 2010. Parkridge, Qld., Australia: Australian Society of Animal Production.

  • Gaughan, John (2010). Planning for climate change - Developing a heat load model for dairy cows in the tropics and sub-tropics. International Symposium on Sustainable Animal Production in the Tropics, Guadeloupe, French Caribbean, 14 - 17 November 2010. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press. doi: 10.1017/S2040470010000117

  • T L Mader, L J Johnson, T M Brown-Brandl and J B Gaughan (2008). Climate conditions in bedded confinement buildings. International Livestock Environment Symposium, Iguassu Falls, Brazil, 31.08.08 to 04.09.08. Michigan, USA: American Society of Animal Science.

  • Gaughan, John B., M L Sullivan, J Cawdell-Smith and T L Mader (2008). Effect of shade on panting score of feedlot cattle exposed to heat stress. American Society of Animal Science - Annual Meeting, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA, 7 - 11 July 2008. Savoy, Il, USA: American Society of Animal Science.

  • M.L. Sullivan, J.B. Gaughan and A.J. Cawdell-Smith (2008). Impact of Shade on the Panting Score of Feedlot Cattle. Animal Production in Australia, Brisbane, QLD, 24 - 27 June 2008. Brisbane Qld: Australian Society of Animal Production.

  • Gaughan, J. B. and Mader, T. L. (2007). Managing heat stress of feedlot cattle through nutrition. Recent Advances in Animal Nutrition in Australia, Armidale, NSW, Australia, 9-11 July, 2007. Armidale, NSW, Australia: Animal Science, University of New England.

  • Bonner, S. L., Gaughan, J. B., Bryden, W. L., Cawdell-Smith, A. J. and Cadogan, D. J. (2007). Response of heat stressed steers to dietary betaine. Recent Advances in Animal Nutrition in Australia, Armidale, NSW, Australia, 9-11 July 2007. Armidale, NSW, Australia: University of New England.

  • Hahn, G. L., Brown-Brandl, T, Eigenberg, R.A., Gaughan, J. B., Mader, T. L. and Nienaber, J.A. (2005). Climate change and livestock: Challenges and adaptive responses of animals and production systems. 17th International Congress of Biometeorology, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, 5-9 September 2005.

  • Gaughan, J. B. and Tait, L. A. (2005). Effectiveness of evaporative cooling of beef cattle housed in confinement. VII International Livestock Environment Symposium (ILES VII), Beijing, China, 18-20 May 2005. St. Joseph, MI, United States: American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers.

  • Gaughan, J.B. and Tait, L.A . (2005). Effectiveness of evaporative cooling of beef cattle housed in confinement. Seventh International Symposium, Beijing, China, 18-20 May 2005. St. Joseph, MI, United States: American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers. doi: 10.13031/2013.18354

  • Gaughan, J. B. and Bailey, K. (2005). Genetic evaluation of growth and carcass traits of Brahmans and tropically adapted cattle grown under tropical conditions. International Congress of Biometeorology, Garmesh-Partenkirchen, Germany, 5-9 September 2005. Milwakee, WI, USA: International Society of Biometeorology.

  • Gaughan, J. B., Cadogan, D.J., Cawdell-Smith, A. J., Croft, I.A., van Barneveld, R. J. and Bryden, W. L. (2005). Improved heat tolerance of cattle by dietary supplementation with osmolytes. 29th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Nutrition Society of Australia, Melbourne, Australia, 30 November - 3 December 2005. Australia: HEC Press.

  • Gaughan, J. B., Cadogan, D.J., Cawdell-Smith, A. J., Croft, I.A., van Barneveld, R.J. and Bryden, W. L. (2005). Nutritional supplements may reduce the effects of heat on dry matter intake of cattle. Recent Advances in Animal Nutrition in Australia 2005, UNE, Armidale, NSW, Australia, 2005. Armidale, N.S.W., Australia: Dept. of Biochemistry, Microbiology and Nutrition, University of New England.

  • Tait, L. A. and Gaughan, J. B. (2005). The effect of hosing beef cattle exposed to hot conditions in confined housing. Showcasing Faculty research through our postgraduates, Gatton, Qld, 8th December 2005. Gatton, Qld: NRAVS Faculty.

  • Pines, Mathew, Petherick, Carol, Gaughan, John and Phillips, Clive (2005). Welfare indicators for sheep and cattle exported by ship. 39th International Congress of the International Society for Applied Ethology, Kanagawa, Japan, 20-24 August, 2005. Kanagawa, Japan: ISAE.

  • Gaughan, J. B. and Holt, S. (2004). Changes in the diurnal rhythm of rectal temperature of cattle exposed to prolonged heat stress and cooled with warm water. 2004 Joint Meeting, St Louis USA, 24-29 July 2004. St Joseph MI, USA: American Society of Animal Science.

  • Gaughan, J. B. and Sakaguchi, Y. (2004). Changes in the respiration rate of cattle exposed to prolonged heat stress. 16th Conference on Biometeorology & Aerobiology, Vancouver, Canada, 23-27 August 2004. Boston, SA: American Meteorology Society.

  • Savage, D.B., Gaughan, J. B., Murray, P. J., Lisle, A. and Peatling, S.R. (2004). Effect of breeder body condition and weight on pregnancy and calf growth in three age groups of composite-bred beef cattle.. The New Realities - Animal Production in Australia, Melbourne, Victoria, 4-8 July 2004. Collingwood, Victoria: CSIRO.

  • Sakaguchi, Y. and Gaughan, J. B. (2004). Effect of genotype on performance and carcass characteristics of summer inducted feedlot cattle.. The New Realities - Animal Production in Australia, Melbourne, Victoria, 4-8 July 2004. Collingwood, Victoria: CSIRO.

  • Gaughan, J. B., Tait, L. A., Eigenberg, R. and Bryden, W. L. (2004). Effect of shade on respiration rate and rectal temperature of Angus heifers. The New Realities - Animal Production in Australia, Melbourne, Victoria, 4-8 July 2004. Colingwood, Victoria: CSIRO.

  • Castaneda, C. A., Gaughan, J. B. and Sakaguchi, Y. (2004). Relationship between climatic conditions and the behaviour of feedlot cattle.. The New Realities - Animal Production in Australia, Melbourne, Victoria, 4-8 July 2004. Collingwood, Victoria: CSIRO.

  • Mader, T. L., Davis, M. S. and Gaughan, J. B. (2004). Wind speed and solar radiation adjustments for the temperature humidity index. 16th Conference on Biometeorology & Aerobiology, Vancouver, Canada, 23-27 August 2004. Boston, SA: American Meteorology Society.

  • Mader, Terry, Davis, Shane, Gaughan, John and Brown-Brandl, Tami (2004). Wind speed and solar radiation adjustments for the temperature-humidity index. 16th Conference on Biometeorology and Aerobiology, Vancouver, BC Canada, 23 - 26 August 2004.

  • Gaughan, J. B. and Eigenberg, R. (2003). Categorizing heat load in grain-fed beef cattle - New approaches. Interactions between climate & animal production - EaapTS07, Viterbo, Italy, 4th September 2003. Netherlands: Wageningen Academic Publishers.

  • Gaughan, J. B. and Jolly, E. J. S. (2003). Environmental enrichment for piglets - impact on behaviour at weaning. Manipulating Pig Production IX, Fremantle, Western Australia, 23-26 November 2003. Victoria, Australia: Brown Prior Anderson (BPA) Pty Ltd.

  • Gaughan, J. B. (2003). Using panting scores to assess heat load in cattle. Interactions between climate & animal production - EaapTS07, Viterbo, Italy, 4 Sep 2003. Netherlands: Wageningen Academic Publishers.

  • Gaughan, J. B. and Goopy, J. P. (2002). Behaviour of lot fed cattle when exposed to hot environmental conditions. 15th Conference on Biometeorology and Aerobiology/16th International Congress on Biometeorology, Kansas City, MO United States, 28 October - 1 November 2002. Boston, MA United States: American Meteorological Society.

  • Kreikemeier, W. M., Mader, T. L. and Gaughan, J. B. (2002). Effect of growth promotants on physiological characteristics of feedlot cattle exposed to hot and cold conditions. American Society of Animal Science - Annual Meeting, Quebec City, Canada, 21 July - 25 July 2002. Savou, Ill, USA: American Society of Animal Science.

  • Gaughan, J. B. (2002). Factors affecting the reproductive performance of Bali cattle in Manokwari, papua, Indonesia. American Society of Animal Science - Annual Meeting, Quebec City, Canada, 21 July - 25 July 2002. Savoy, Ill, USA: American Society of Animal Science.

  • Gaughan, J. B., Mader, T. L., Holt, S.M., Hahn, G. L. and Young, B. (2002). Review of current assessment of cattle and microclimate during periods of high heat load. American Society of Animal Science - Annual Meeting, Adelaide, S.A., 7 July - 11 July 2002. Adelaide, S.A.: Australian Society of Animal Production.

  • Sakaguchi, Y. and Gaughan, J. B. (2002). The effect of heat stress on carcass characteristics of beef cattle. 15th Conference on Biometeorology and Aerobiology/16th International Congress on Biometeorology, Kansas City, MO United States, 28 October - 1 November 2002. Boston, MA United States: American Meteorological Society.

  • Nienaber, J. A., Hahn, G. L., Eigenberg, R., Brown, T. and Gaughan, J. B. (2001). Feed intake response of heat challenged cattle. Sixth International Livestock Environment Symposium, Louisville, Kentucky, USA, 21-23 May 2001. St. Joseph, MI 49085-9659, USA: ASAE.

  • Mader, T. L., Holt, S. M., Gaughan, J. B., Hahn, G. L., Davis, M.S., Parkhurst, A. M. and Spiers, D.E. (2001). Heat load management for feedlot cattle. Sixth International Livestock Environment Symposium, Louisville, Kentucky, USA, 21-23 May 2001. St. Joseph, MI 49085-9659, USA: ASAE.

  • Hahn, G. L., Mader, T. L., Spiers, D.E., Gaughan, J. B., Nienaber, J. A., Eigenberg, R., Brown-Brandl, T., Hu, Q., Griffin, D, Hungerford, L, Parkhurst, A. M., Leonard, M, Adams, W. and Adams, L. (2001). Heat wave impacts on feedlot cattle: Considerations for improved environmental management. Sixth International Livestock Environment Symposium, Louisville, Kentucky, USA, 21-23 May 2001. St. Joseph, MI 49085-9659, USA: ASAE.

  • Gaughan, JB, King, AK, Holt, SM and Ball, PR (2001). Response of pigs to oxygen activated chalk inclusion in grower-finisher diets. 8th Biennial Conference of the Australasian-Pig-Science-Association, Adelaide Australia, Nov 25-28, 2001. WERRIBEE: AUSTRALASIAN PIG SCIENCE ASSOC.

  • Gaughan, J. B., King, A. K., Holt, S. and Ball, PR. (2001). Response of pigs to oxygen activated chalk inclusion in grower-finisher diets. Manipulating Pig Production, Adelaide, South Australia, 25 - 28 November 2001. Werribee, Victoria: APSA.

  • Gaughan, J. B., Kunde, T.M., Mader, T. L., Holt, S. M., Lisle, A. T. and Davis, M.S. (2001). Strategies to reduce high heat load on feedlot cattle. Sixth International Livestock Environment Symposium, Louisville, Kentucky, USA, 21-23 May 2001. St. Joseph, MI 49085-9659, USA: ASAE.

  • Foote, C., Hosking, B., Gaughan, J. B. and Riley, J. E. (1999). Dietary manipulation using AUSPIG to optimise pig production. Recent Advances in Animal Nutrition in Australia15th Symposium, Armidale, NSW, 12-14 July 1999. UNE, Armidale, NSW: Department of Animal Science.

  • Gaughan, J. B. (1999). Fat sources for weaner pigs. Seventh Biennial Conference of Australasian Pig Science Association, Adelaide, SA Australia, 28 November - 1 December 1999. Werribee, VIC Australia: Australasian Pig Science Association.

  • Gaughan, JB (1999). Fat sources for weaner pigs. 7th Biennial Conference of the Australasian-Pig-Science-Association, Adelaide Australia, Nov 28-Dec 01, 1999. WERRIBEE: AUSTRALASIAN PIG SCIENCE ASSOC.

  • Mader, T. L., Hahn, G. L., Gaughan, J. B., Hu, Q. X. and Nienaber, J. A. (1999). Heat waves and their impacts on feedlot cattle. Biometeorology and Urgan Climatology at the turn of the millm, Sydney, 8 - 12 November 1999. Sydney: Macquarie Univ..

  • Mader, T. L., Hahn, G. L., Gaughan, J. B. and Holt, S. (1999). Management practices for feedlot cattle exposed to adverse climatic conditions. Biometeorology and Urban Climatology at Turn of Millenium, Sydney, 8-12 November 1999. Sydney: Macquarie University.

  • Cowan, R. T., Gaughan, J. B., Holt, S., Lisle, A. T. and Mader, T. L. (1999). Restricting feed intake of feedlot steers during summer. American Society of Animal Science Annual Meeting (ASAS99), Indianapolis, USA, July 1999. USA: American Society of Animal Science.

  • Young, BA, Hall, AB, Goodwin, PJ and Gaughan, JB (1997). Identifying excessive heat load. 5th International Symposium on Livestock Environment (ILES V), Bloomington Mn, May 29-31, 1997. ST JOSEPH: AMER SOC AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERS.

  • Goodwin, PJ, Gaughan, JB, Schoorl, TA, Young, BA and Hall, A (1997). Shade type selection by Holstein-Friesian dairy cows. 5th International Symposium on Livestock Environment (ILES V), Bloomington Mn, May 29-31, 1997. ST JOSEPH: AMER SOC AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERS.

  • Gaughan, JB, Keenan, DM and Rowan, KJ (1994). Effect of Stocking Rate On Heart Rate and Performance of Feedlot Cattle. 20th Biennial Conference of the Australian-Society-of-Animal-Production - Animal Production in Australia, Perth Australia, Jul 04-08, 1994. WONGAN HILLS: AUSTRALIAN SOCIETY ANIMAL PROD.

Edited Outputs

  • R. Eigenberg, J. B. Gaughan, W. L. Bryden and J. A. Nienaber eds. (2004). ASAE meeting. 2004 ASAE/CSAE Annual International Meeting, Ottawa, Ontario Canada, 1-4 August 2004. St Joseph, MI, USA: ASAE.

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PhD and MPhil Supervision

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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