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100-Year Celebration

Agricultural and Biological Engineering

100-Year Celebration

Agricultural and Biological Engineering

January 19th, 2023; Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

History of ABE Department: Walk Down Memory Lane, Where We Have Been and Where We Are

AgendaSeminar Flyer • Seminar Recording •


Dr. Dorota Haman
(Emeritus Faculty, ABE, 1985-2018)

• View Dr. Haman's Bio •

Alumni - Maria Zamora Re
Carrying Dr. Haman's Legacy Forward


Dr. Fedro Zazueta
(Emeritus Faculty, ABE, 1982-2017)

• View Dr. Zazueta's Bio •

Alumni - Jiannong Xin
Carrying Dr. Zazueta's Legacy Forward

February 16th, 2023; Time: 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM • McCarty Hall D, G001

Development and Evolution of the DSSAT Cropping System Model for Local to Global Applications

• PromoAgenda • Seminar Flyer • Seminar Recording •


Dr. Gerrit Hoogenboom
(Professor, ABE, 2016-)

• View Dr. Hoogenboom's Bio •

Alumni - Patricia Moreno
Carrying Dr. Hoogenboom's Legacy Forward


Dr. Jim Jones
(Emeritus Faculty, ABE, 1977-2011)

• View Dr. Jones' Bio •

Alumni - Jawoo Koo
Carrying Dr. Jones' Legacy Forward

March 23rd, 2023; Time: 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Dedicated to Dr. Ken Campbell

Water Systems Analysis and Modeling to address State, National and Global Water Issues: UF ABE Core Expertise

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Presented by:

• Dr. Michael Dukes • Bio

• Dr. Wendy Graham (Professor, ABE, 1989-) • Bio

• Dr. David Kaplan • Bio

• Dr. Rachata (Chot) Muneepeerakul • Bio

• Dr. Rafa Munoz-Carpena (Professor, ABE, 2001-) • Bio

Alumni - Alice Alonso, Geraldine Klarenberg, & Natalie Nelson
Carrying Dr. Carpena's Legacy Forward


Alumni - Vibhava Srivastava
Carrying Dr. Graham's Legacy Forward

April 20th, 2023; Time: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

UF ABE’s 100 Years of Advancing Specialty Crop Production and Harvesting Through Mechanization, Precision Agriculture, Robotics, and Artificial Intelligence

Seminar FlyerSummarySeminar Recording


Presented by:

• Dr. Yiannis Ampatzidis (Associate Professor, ABE, 2017-) • Bio

• Dr. Tom Burks (Professor, ABE, 2000-) • Bio

• Dr. Won Suk Lee (Professor, ABE, 2000-) • Bio

Alumni - Shirin Ghatrehsamani
Carrying Dr. Ampatzidis' Legacy Forward

Alumni - Hao Gan
Carrying Dr. Lee's Legacy Forward

May 18th, 2023; Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

ABE Centennial Seminar Series: Dr. Leslie Gowdish and Mr. Robert Horton

Seminar FlyerSeminar Recording


The Journey from Agricultural and Biological Engineering to Technology Enablement

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Enhancing Resilience Capabilities for Critical Infrastructure using Digital Twins: A DFW Case Study

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August 17th, 2023; Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

To Be Announced
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To Be Announced
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September 21st, 2023; Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM


October 26th, 2023; Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Agricultural and Biological Engineering: Looking Ahead Next 10-20 Years
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