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March 5, 2014

Recipient of the Alex and Jessie C. Black Award for Excellence in Research

February 22, 2014

Abe DeHart from the Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering is featured in Business Insider.

February 19, 2014

Dr. Heather Gall, Assistant Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering, and William (Bill) Brooks, a 2007 ABE graduate working in the natural resource engineering area (McCrone, Inc.), are honored.

January 30, 2014

On February 1st Howard M. Salis, assistant professor of biological engineering and chemical engineering at Penn State will lecture on "Engineering SuperMicrobes to Save Us"

January 29, 2014

Penn State Researchers are working to develop a solid understanding of energy crops and their densification behavior, which could remove much of the guesswork in creating a quality pellet.

November 1, 2013

Adult student finds his niche with agricultural systems major

October 17, 2013

Penn State researchers are unraveling the mystery of how nature codes and recodes this program to address some of the world's biggest challenges, says Howard Salis, assistant professor of biological engineering and chemical engineering.

September 13, 2013

The ABE Department is attempting to form several Affiliate Program Groups (APGs) for alumni of the Department.

August 15, 2013

“The new Intercollege Master of Professional Studies in Renewable Energy and Sustainability Systems (iMPS-RESS) is designed to prepare professionals to lead the world’s transformation from an unsustainable, fossil energy economy to a renewable, sustainable basis of operation,” said Ali Demirci, professor of agricultural and biological engineering and iMPS-RESS academic program chair.