Materials Innovation for
Sustainable Agriculture

USDA Center of Excellence - UCF

MISA News

2019-01-24 | Florida Citrus Show

MISA students and staff attended the 2019 Florida Citrus Show.

2018-10-05 | NanoFlorida 2018

MISA organized the symposia Nanotechnology in Agriculture. Several MISA members including faculties (Dr. Gesquiere, Dr. Santra, Dr. Kang, Dr. Tetard , Dr. Rajaraman) and students attended the conference and presented oral and posters.

2018-07-25 | North Carolina State University, NSF Center for Integrated Pest Management (CIPM)

Dr. Santra gave a talk to NC State staff and toured the location.

2018-07-02 | 7th International Congress on Ceramics (ICC), Foz do Iguacu/Brazil

Dr. Santra and Maria Campos delivered invited talks on the Ceramics for agriculture and livestock Symposia

2018-07-24 | Crop & Chemicals USA 2018

Dr. Santra and Dr. Campos delivered talks at Crop & Chemicals USA 2018.

2018-07-24 | Gordon Research Conference on Nanoscale Science and Engineering for Agriculture and Food Systems

MISA members (Dr. Santra, Dr. Tetard, Maria Campos, Ali Ozcan and Zyiang Huang) attended the conference and give oral and poster presentations

2018-05-23 | TradeMark Nitrogen Donation

We are thankful for TradeMark Nitrogen donating a reactor to MISA for large scale synthesis of agrochemicals!

2018-05-10 | MISA Member wins award

MISA member Ziyang Huang won an award at the 2018 ACS FAME conference. Congratulations to Ziyang!

2018-05-08 | Florida Chapter AVS Symposium

MISA team presented talks(Ali Ozcan and Maria Campos) and posters, and high school student Laboni Santra won 3rd prize.

2018-04-20 | MISA Visits International Fertilizer Development Center (IFDC)

Dr. Santra and Maria Campos visited the center for collaboration - USAID

2018-04-03 | UCF Research Week 2018

MISA member Ziyang Huang won 1st place prize

2018-02-26 | Visit to Estes Citrus

MISA members were able to visit one of our sponsors, Estes Citrus Inc. Thank you for everything you do to support MISA!

2017-04-13 | TradeMark Nitrogen Visit

The MISA team had the opportunity to visit with our collaborator, TradeMark Nitrogen.

2017-01-26 | Florida Citrus Show

MISA students and staff attended the 2017 Florida Citrus Show.

2016-11-02 | Florida Ag Expo

November 2, 2016 to join the discussion with growers to improve productivity and profitability. This was an opportunity to learn about diseases in plants and vegetables through discovery labs hosted by UF students and faculty members. This was also an opportunity to visit field trials with Dr Santra’s projects underway.