Ajay Shah

Assistant Professor. Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering
Faculty

Focus Areas:

  • Techno-economic analysis and scale-up of biobased and agricultural systems
  • Life cycle assessment of biobased and agricultural systems
  • Feedstock production and supply logistics for biobased and agro-industries
  • Preprocessing, densification and thermal processing of lignocellulosic biomass
  • Establishing Taraxacum kok-saghyz (TKS) – an alternative natural rubber plant – through direct seeding
  • Exploring practices to improve post-harvest grain management of small farm operators in developing countries
Research Keywords:
  • Biobased systems analysis
  • Sustainable agricultural production
  • Feedstock supply and logistics
  • Process modeling
  • Techno-economic analysis
  • Life cycle assessment
  • Sustainability
  • Cellulosic biofuels
  • Grain storage
Recent ESGP Students:
1. Asmita Khanal, MS

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Phone:
330-263-3858
106 Agricultural Engineering-OARDC
1680 Madison Avenue
Wooster, Ohio