Biological Systems Engineering

Welcome David Jones!

Dr. David JonesDr. David Jones, PhD and PE, will begin as BSE's Interim Department Head on Monday, July 3rd, 2017.

Congratulations to John Hay!

John HayThe National Association of County Agricultural Agents notified us last week that John Hay was selected by his peers to receive the organization's Distinguished Service Award!
As the notice states, "John's award will be presented at [the] association's National Meeting in Salt Lake City," Utah.

Congratulations to Suat Irmak and Meetpal Kukal!

Dr. Irmak and KukalCongratulations to Suat Irmak and his Ph.D. student Meetpal S. Kukal, who will be receiving the ASABE Educational Aids Blue Ribbon Award for their refereed publication titled “Observed Space and Time Changes in Air Temperatures and Daily Temperature Range for The USA Great Plains Counties from 1968 Continue reading…

Nelson Receives IEEE Award

Stuart O. NelsonStuart O. Nelson, ASABE Fellow, was honored with the prestigious Career Excellence Award at the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) International Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference in Torino, Italy, in May. Continue reading…

From the Business Center...

Business Purpose
A detailed business purpose must be provided on all travel and non-travel reimbursement requests. It should include a phrase denoting how the expense(s) incurred further the mission of the University. For example, instead of just stating “research”, state “research conducted in NE Continue reading…

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Originally published July 5, 2017 - Submit an Item