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Department of Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering


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FABE GSO overnight camping at Mohican State Park

FABE Graduate Student Organization (GSO)

Mission Statement

To provide an organized outlet for communication between graduate students and departmental faculty and staff. To bring together students from diverse backgrounds and research areas in an informal atmosphere. To provide camaraderie among the graduate students community housed in (or advised by a faculty member in) the Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering department. To organize group outings for our members that improve their graduate school experience.


President: Shyam Singh.1435

My name is Shyam Singh. I am a PhD student working with Dr. Sudhir Sastry. My research focuses on understanding how bacterial spores interact with electric filed during ohmic heating which causes its accelerated inactivation. I like playing badminton and cricket in my spare time.


Treasurer: Anmol Kaur Gill.686

My name is Anmol Kaur Gill.  Currently, I'm doing a Master's in Agricultural Engineering with Dr. Darren Drewry. I'm interested in using remote sensing and machine learning to solve agricultural problems. I enjoy taking care of plants in my free time.



CGS delegate: Hetian Hu.1016

My name is Hetian Hu. I am a Ph.D. student working with Dr. V. M. Balasubramaniam. My research interest is in food processing and food safety engineering. I like listening to music, running, and playing table tennis in my spare time.