Dr. Yael Vodovotz and Black Raspberry Cancer Research
Researchers have developed novel black raspberry-based functional foods that can withstand the rigors of a large-scale cancer prevention trial. Black raspberries- not to be confused with the more recognizable red variety – have piqued the interest of canc ...
CFAES Grad Report Positive Jobs Outlook
Graduating senior Jessica Rose will soon trade her backpack and classroom desks for a business suit and production lines as one of the newest operations management trainees for Cargill Kitchen Solutions, a Minnesota-based food manufacturing company. To r ...
Dr. Ken Lee named 2014 recipient of the Harold Macy Award
FST Professor Dr. Ken Lee has been named the 2014 recipient of the Harold Macy Award. The award, established in 1981, is given annually to recognize an outstanding example of food technology transfer or cooperation between scientists or techno ...
Ohio State to host 2014 International Nonthermal Processing Workshop and Short Course
FST Professor Bala Balasubramaniam and colleagues will be hosting the 2014 International Nonthermal Processing Workshop and Short Course at OSU between October 21-23, 2014. The International Nonthermal workshop, held annually for the past 12 years, typi ...
New ‘Critically Sensitive’ Technology Providing Potential for Broad Range of Scientific Discovery
COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Ohio State University researchers are investigating the benefits of using a new analytical platform in the emerging field of metabolomics. Experts say the platform has the potential to open doors for new discoveries in disease prevention ...
Cakes & chemistry: the science of baking
It’s one of the first lessons in culinary school: Baking is a science. Any slight changes in a recipe — too much baking powder, over-mixing a batter — can make the difference between a moist cupcake and a hockey puck. “There is definitely an art to baking ...
FST Major Quynh Duong's Student Blog
FST student Quynh Duong blogs about her experience in product development competitions. To read more: http://studentblogs.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/2013/09/create-to-taste-taste-to-create/ ...
FST Major Tommy Haufe's Student Blog
This past summer, FST senior Tommy Haufe blogged about his experience doing undergraduate research. To read about his experience: http://studentblogs.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/2013/07/tomato-extravaganza/#.UicvH8fOhpM.facebook ...
Monica Giusti named Ohio State University's 2013 Early Career Innovator of the Year
COLUMBUS, Ohio-- It’s not a new idea to use pigments from fruits and vegetables as natural alternatives to synthetic food dyes. But the work being done in Monica Giusti’s lab, focused on compounds called anthocyanins, is making it much more economical to ...
FST's Dr. Jim Harper Retires
The Department of Food Science and Technology honored the career of Dr. Jim Harper with a reception in his honor that included both former and current faculty, staff and students. ...