1. Farmers work with researchers to improve Lake Erie Water quality

    Aug 15, 2016

    Kayla Miller is a Master’s degree student in FABE working with Drs. Andy Ward and Jon Witter.  She is from Putnam County in Ohio.  Kayla is our Graduate Student Organization president and fellowship recipient of a John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship.

    Link to the news article can be found here. 

  2. National Research Institute of Science and Technology for Environment and Agriculture Invitation

    Jul 18, 2016

    Beenish Saba, a graduate student in biological engineering,  has been invited to participate in a research project of electrosynthesis processes in bio-cathodes, in hydro-system and bio process units  of the National Research Institute of Science and Technology for Environment and Agriculture Paris, France.

  3. The OSU team in front of the newly built house

    Honduras Trip

    Jun 6, 2016

    The is a multi-disciplinary team of OSU engineers, construction management and business students.  The team was challenged with building a model home that the Honduran builders can replicate mixing some USA and local construction methods.  

    A few more pictures from this trip can be found below.

    Work site upon arrival

    Approaching completion

    Final day celebration with the village children

  4. Ohio State ASM Club Attends 2016 Grain Elevator and Processors Society (GEAPS) Exchange in Austin, TX

    Ohio State ASM Club Attends 2016 Grain Elevator and Processors Society (GEAPS) Exchange in Austin, TX

    Apr 1, 2016

    On February 26th, 2016, 20 ASM Club members flew to Houston, TX in preparation for the 2016 GEAPS Exchange conference. While in the Houston area, attendees were able to tour a Cargill grain handling port facility, an ADM port facility in Galveston, TX, in addition to the World Championship of BBQing at the NRG stadium. Student then commuted three hours over to the GEAPS Exchange in Austin, TX.

  5. Honduras, Construction Systems Management, Sustainable Housing, Affordable Housing, Humanitarian Engineering, Interdisciplinary

    Honduras Sustainable Housing Project

    Feb 15, 2016

    Construction Systems Management, Architecture, Business, and Civil Engineering students are heading to Honduras this May to build a sustainable, affordable housing alternative. 

    Read more and contribute to their trip at

  6. Beenish Saba, FABE Graduate Student Awarded an Office of Energy and Environment Research Grant

    Dec 18, 2015

    Graduate student, Beenish Saba, has been awarded an Office of Energy and Environment (OEE) Research Grant in the amount of $10,000 for her proposal “Electricity Generation with Simultaneous Biotreatment of Textile Wastewater”.  Dr. Ann Christy is Beenish’s faculty advisor.  Beenish received a Master’s degree in Environmental Engineering from the National University of Science and Technology in Pakistan.  Ms. Saba is also a Fulbright Scholar. 

  7. Newest Fellows of National Academy of Inventors

    Dec 17, 2015

    Caroline Whitacre, Vice President for Research at Ohio State, and Katrina Cornish, Endowed Chair and Ohio Research Scholar, Bioemergent Materials, in the Department of Horticulture and Crop Science and the Department of Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering, were awarded the rank of Fellow by the National Academy of Inventors this week.

  8. Accepting Applications - NewB Competition Team

    Dec 10, 2015

    Thank you for taking interest in the OSU CSM Competition Team.  This will be the third year Ohio State will compete in this University of Cincinnati “NewB Competition.”  To provide you with a better understanding of what the competition entails, we have included the project overview.     

    General Note

  9. Horticulture Engineering Technology Education Modules now available

    Dec 3, 2015

    A total of 62 learning modules on topics within controlled environment plant production have been created.  These modules can be divided into ten general categories based on topic.  Categories and the number of modules within each category are listed in the column to the right. Please click here for more information. 

  10. Johnathon Sheets, Ph.D. Candidate in Bioenergy, awarded prestigious Presidential Fellowship

    Nov 20, 2015

    John Sheets, has been awarded a Presidential Fellowship from the Graduate School.  This fellowship recognizes outstanding scholarship and research ability and provides recipients the opportunity to devote full time to their dissertation research.  John’s research in anaerobic digestion used as a renewable energy platform, is an increasingly important technology that could one day supply energy to the world.  Dr. Yebo Li is John’s faculty advisor.