Conservation Matters September 2015

The Texas Land, Water and Wildlife Connection

Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering presenting seminar series

Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering presenting seminar series

The Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering at Texas A&M University will host an interdisciplinary seminar series this fall featuring experts in hydrology, agricultural technology, modeling, soil sensing and more.

The series, “Science and Engineering for Sustainability,” has lectures on Wednesdays in Scoates Hall, room 208. There is a reception at 3:30 p.m. before each 4:10 p.m. presentation. Dates, speakers and topics are:

  • Sept. 30, Dr. Karen McDonald, University of California – Davis, plant cell bioreactor
  • Oct. 7, Dr. Daren Harmel, U.S. Department of Agriculture – Agricultural Research Service (USDA-ARS), long-term agricultural research network
  • Oct. 21, Dr. Chris Scott, University of Arizona, water governance
  • Oct. 28, Dr. Steve Evett, USDA-ARS, soil moisture sensing
  • Nov. 4, Dr. Mukesh Kumar, Duke University, hydrologic modeling
  • Nov. 11, Dr. Jeff Basara, University of Oklahoma, hydrometeorologic monitoring
  • Nov. 18, Dr. Ganti Murthy, Oregon State University, biosystems modeling
  • Dec. 2, Dr. William Kustas, Hydrology and Remote Sensing Lab, evapotranspiration

More information is available from the department.

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