High-profile food recalls due to outbreaks of diseases like Salmonella shed light on a persistent problem for agriculture: contaminated irrigation water. Dr. Luo’s research, recently funded by USDA NIFA, will create biopolymer beads to clean wastewater for safer agricultural irrigation. Read the full story on UConn Today.
Dr. Luo has been recognized by Web of Science as the most Highly Cited Researchers in 2019 across the globe, ranked among top 1% by citations! Please read the News @ UConn Today. There are only seven University of Connecticut professors who have received this recognition, and Dr. Luo is the only one from the College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Recourses.