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Virk & Chai Honored at ASABE Annual Meeting
Simer Virk (above, left) IPA team member and Crop and Soil Sciences faculty member, received an Outstanding Reviewer Award at the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE) Annual International Meeting held in Houston, Texas.
This award is presented to a few selected individuals (from over 800+ reviewers) to recognize their contribution towards ensuring quality and timely review of publications in the ASABE journals.
Lilong Chai (above, right), IPA team member and faculty member in the Poultry Science department, received the 2022 ASABE Outstanding Associate Editor Award and the 2021 ASABE Sunkist Young Designer Award during the 2022 ASABE meeting. at the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE) Annual International Meeting held in Houston, Texas.
Additionally, Chai was elected President-Elect of the Association of Overseas Chinese Agricultural, Biological, and Food Engineers (AOCABFE).
Sapkota Awarded 2nd Place in Poster Competition
Madan Sapkota, M.S. student advised by Dr. Simer Virk, won second place in the M.S. Poster Competition at the American Peanut and Research Society's (APRES) annual meeting in Dallas, Texas.
Sapkota presented his work on selection of optimal spray parameters and utilization of precision spray technologies for pesticide applications in peanut.