Graduate Student Award
November 2013 - Soil Science Society of America
Congratulations to Mr. Hossein Sadeghi as the recipient of the 2013 Graduate Student Award! Hossein is a Ph.D. candidate at Washington State University under the direction of Dr. Troy Peters in the Biological Systems Engineering Department. Hossein has been described by his advisor as “a brilliant and productive Ph.D. student with big dreams and with high standards of scholarship and high expectations for himself.” Hossein is currently researching “New methods to evaluate and adjust the design and operation of center pivot and micro-irrigation tapered laterals for improved efficiency” at the Irrigated Agriculture Research and Extension Center in Prosser WA. The goal of this research is to save water and make irrigation management easier for growers.
BSysE Ranked 20th in the Nation by U.S.News
U.S. News has ranked BSysE among the top Biological and AgriculturalEngineering graduate schools in the country.
Shyam Sablani Helps Visiting Cocharan Fellows Learn About Food Security
PULLMAN, Wash. – Food safety professionals from developing countries recently visited Washington State University to learn about processing, transportation and storage advances to feed their countries' people withbetter quality and efficiency. More at WSUNews
Manoj Karkee Receives Tree Fruit Harvesting USDA Grant
August 28, 2013 - Manoj Karkee and his team of WSU scientistsrecentlywon a $548,000 U.S. Department of Agriculture grant to develop tree fruitharvesting technology where robotsand humans work side by side. More at WSUNews
Qin Zhang Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE) fellow for 2013
August 23, 2013 - Qin Zhang, director of the Center for Precision and Automated Agricultural Systems at Washington State University, is one of 13 fellows recently named to the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE) for 2013. More at WSUNews
Odgerel Bumandalai featured in WSUNews
August 12, 2013 - Eight international Cougs including Odgerel Bumandalai (M.S. Biological Systems Engineering) recently experienced a wheat harvest firsthand with Whitman County wheat farmer Toby Nelson and his crew... (more)
BSysE sends 25 Students to Annual ASABE meeting
July 21, 2013 - The American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers annual meeting took place in Kansas City, MO (July 21-24). BSysE sent 25 students, the most ever, and all but one graduate student presented at least one paper and that one presented a poster. Quite an impressive accomplishment for our students and for our faculty. Our students were sponsored by both the department and by individual faculty.
WSU Anaerobic Digestion Systems Field Day July 10
Dr. Craig Frear is featured in the Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences 'On Solid Ground' discussing the WSU Anaerobic Digestion Systems WSU Field day which will be held this July 10th near Lyndon, Washington.
BSysE Welcomes Two New Faculty
June 20, 2013- Sindhuja Sankaran and Lav R. Khot are the newest members of our BSysE faculty. Both join us from the University of Florida. Both Dr. Khot and Dr. Sankaran join our Agricultural Automation Research Emphasis Group. Dr. Khot will also be working with our Food Engineering Research Emphasis group. BSysE is very pleased to have these two outstanding researchers join our department.
More News about the Students, Faculty and Staff at BSysE
June 2013 thru May 2014
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BSysE is one of the best....[more]
Shyam Sablani is Cocharan Fellowship Program
Manoj Karkee Recieves USDA Tree Fruit Harvesting Grant ....[more]
Qin Zhang named ASABE fellow....[more]
Ogderel Bumandalai in WSUNews
BSysE sends 25 Students to ASABE
Dr. Craig Frear talks about
WSU Anaerobic Digestin Systems
Field Day. [more]
New Faculty Members Lav R. Khot and Sindhuja Sankaran join BSysE. [more]
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