09 May, 2022
Researchers have identified stem rust resistance in the wild cereal plant Aegilops sharonensis and successfully transferred the resistance gene into bread wheat.
24 April, 2022
A sand-based mulch could help reduce irrigation on desert farms.
29 March, 2022
Stem cell analyses could reveal how extra doses of some genes lead to the characteristics seen in males born with one or more surplus X chromosomes.
27 March, 2022
Insight into the function of the nucleocapsid protein could help develop drugs that reduce coronavirus impact.
17 March, 2022
Unmanned aerial vehicles show promise for monitoring coastal water flows over large areas.
14 March, 2022
Sequencing a high-quality bread wheat genome facilitates the identification of a gene that confers stripe rust resistance and may lead to improved crop resilience.
07 March, 2022
A novel plant-breeding strategy is targeting crop yield, nutritional value and stress tolerance, all through the expression of one gene.
03 March, 2022
A solar-driven system to generate electricity and produce water for crops in arid areas may help a decentralized approach to food, water and energy security.
Plant Science SeminarFood system resilience in the face of uncertainty: Early lessons for the MENA region from the Russia-Ukraine crisis
Dr. Assem Abu Hatab
Environmental Science & Engineering SeminarWDRC-EnSE Seminar - Resource recovery and valorization from industrial brines and wastewaters
Professor Ludovic (ludo) Dumee
Plant Science SeminarCDA Spring Lecture Series - The Chemistry of Development: Uncovering Small Molecule Regulators of Root Patterning
Professor Alexandra Jazz Dickinson
Environmental Science & Engineering SeminarMembrane biofilm-based strategies in anaerobic membrane bioreactors to improve mitigation of emerging contaminants
Professor Moustapha Harb
Research at the BESE Division brings students, faculty, and researchers together to push the frontiers of science through collaborative inquiry into issues of global and regional significance.
The Faculty at BESE belong to one of two communities: Bioscience and Biological Engineering or Environmental Science Engineering. Those communities cover the following Research Areas.