Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering

The Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering at Penn State University offers undergraduate degrees in Agricultural Systems Management and Biological Engineering, and graduate degrees in Agricultural and Biological Engineering.

ABE News

Susan McNulty-Atwater Receives Outstanding Engineering Alumni Award
March 15, 2018
Susan McNulty-Atwater, a Penn State agricultural and biological engineering alumna, was recently named one of 12 recipients of the 2018 Outstanding Engineering Alumni Award.
Journal of Agromedicine “Leader in the Field” 2018: Dennis J. Murphy, PhD
March 5, 2018
"As a leader in agricultural safety and health, we can’t imagine anyone is more widely respected and deserving of this award than Dr. Dennis Murphy." By Barbara C. Lee PhD, Senior Associate Editor
Biorenewable systems senior reflects on how Penn State helped shape her future
February 20, 2018
Akintola is majoring in biorenewable systems (bioproducts option) in the Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering, with a minor in entrepreneurship and innovation.
Presence, persistence of estrogens in vernal pools an emerging concern
February 14, 2018
The findings of the research, which was published this month in Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, are significant, according to Heather Gall, assistant professor of agricultural and biological engineering, whose research group led the study.
How these Penn State students turned their major into a BioRenewable Systems club
February 13, 2018
Penn State students may not be aware of the BioRenewable Systmes major but one club is working hard to change that.