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Jason Ward: Using Precision Agriculture to Improve Practice

Dr. Jason Ward joined the Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering in November 2017. Dr. Ward is an Assistant Professor and Extension Specialist, who conducts research on Precision Agriculture. We recently spoke to Dr. Ward to learn about his background, precision ag, NC State Extension and his work with students. PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND NC State: Tell[…] Read More

Natalie Nelson: Data Analytics and Integrative Modeling in Aquatic Ecosystems

Dr. Natalie Nelson recently joined the faculty at NC State in the Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering. Having spent significant time conducting research, Dr. Nelson now uses her experience to mentor NC State students in their research projects, specifically pertaining to aquatic systems. We spoke to Dr. Nelson to learn about her background and[…] Read More

Chadi Sayde: Precision Agriculture for Water Management

Last month’s blog “BAE’s Version of the 3MT Competition” revealed that this BAE event was a big hit with students and faculty alike. In this experimental presentation, students asked their professors to present their research as a twist on the original 3MT. Professors used the opportunity as a way for students to learn more about[…] Read More

BAE’s Version of the 3MT Competition

Last month, in the Biological and Agricultural Engineering Department at NC State, faculty, staff and students participated in their very own version of a national competition called the Three-Minute Thesis (3MT). But in this competition, the faculty were the ones to present their research in a succinct way — to clearly and concisely explain their[…] Read More