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Grain Science and Industry

Grain Science and Industry
Kansas State University
201 Shellenberger Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506

785-532-6161
grains@k-state.edu

2015-2016 Awards

DEPARTMENT AWARDS:

Anheuser-Busch Company Scholarship:
JENNIFER FREDERICK
Dick Hahn Leadership Award:
MARIO ANDRADA
 
Ingredion Outstanding Graduate Students Award:
Ph.D. Student: YADHU GURAGAIN
MS Student: ROGER COCHRANE
 
Rene Buhler Memorial Scholarship:
DEANNA SCHEFF
 
Cain Land and Grain Value Added Agriculture Scholarship:
Ph.D. Student:
MS Student:
 
Lola Lee Jackson Animal Welfare Travel Award
KALIRAMESH SILIVERU
 
Majel MacMasters Memorial Award
ORELIA DANN
 
Dr. C.E. Walker International Graduate Student Fellowship:
Ph.D. Student: ZHENHUA (VIVIENNE) SUN
MS Student: JINGWEN XU
 
Paul A. Seib Graduate Student Fellowship
JIANTENG (DAVID) XU
 

NON-DEPARTMENTAL AWARDS:

2016 First place poster competition - 3rd Annual Global Food Security Consortium and Symposium, Iowa State University:  ALEJANDRO MORALES-QUIROS (Poster Title: Chilling Aeration to Maintain Grain Quality During In-Bin Storage of Wheat in Kansas)

2016 Second place poster competition - 3rd Annual Global Food Security Consortium and Symposium, Iowa State University:SAM COOK (Poster Title: Fumigating in Sealed Silos to Control Insect Pests)

2016 AACCI Milling and Baking Spring Technical Conference Student Travel Award:  KALIRAMESH SILIVERU

Graduate Student Council Travel Awards July-December 2015:  

October 2015:  MICHAEL JOSEPH, PAVAN MANEPALLI

July 2015:  JENNIFER FREDERICK, MICHAEL JOSEPH, PAVAN MANEPALLI, DEANNA SCHEFF, KALIRAMESH SILIVERU

2015 AACC International Texture Technologies Quality Research Award, Best Presentation:  KALIRAMESH SILIVERU 

2015 Arkansas Association of Food Protection meeting, FIRST place graduate student poster competition :  ANDREA JEFFREY

2015 Arkansas Association of Food Protection meeting THIRD PLACE graduate student poster competition:  MARY MUCKEY

2015 James R. Coffman Honor Council student member of year award:  JENNIFER FREDERICK

2015 Entomology Society of America North Central Branch Meeting, 1st place PhD Student Ten-Minute Paper Competition:  JENNIFER FREDERICK

2015 Kansas City Section of IFT Outstanding PhD Graduate Student Award and Outstanding Volunteer of the Year:  DEANNA SCHEFF

2015 Center for Sustainable Energy-Energy Symposium, People's Choice Award:  YADHU GURAGAIN

The International Coordinating Council Scholarships:  KALIRAMESH SILIVERU, MARIO ANDRADA

2015 K-State Research Forum, Agricultural Sciences Oral Presentation:  2nd Place: ANALENA MANBECK
The Effect of Low Bloom Gelatin on the Physical Properties of Pet Food

Research and the State, 12th Capitol Graduate Research Summit:  Research and the State involved 37 participants from five colleges and 15 departments.  Three Grain Science & Industry students were chosen to present at the Capitol Graduate Research Summit in February 2015 in Topeka.

YADHU GURAGAIN, doctoral student in grain science for "Evaluation of sorghum and its mutants for efficient grain and biofuels production." Faculty mentor:  Praveen Vadlani

GRACE BOKELMAN, master's student in grain science for "Evaluating the use of long-term conditioning or extrusion to
extract nutrients from low energy feedstuffs in finisher pigs." Faculty mentor:  Cassie Jones

ROGER COCHRANE, master's student in grain science for "Effectiveness of various chemical mitigation strategies on post-processing contamination of PEDV in feed and feed components."   Faculty mentor:  Cassie Jones

IFT Annual Meeting and Expo, Third place-Graduate Poster Competition:  DEANNA SCHEFF

IFT Kansas City Section Ph.D. Graduate Scholarship recipient:  DEANNA SCHEFF

2015-2016 Presidential Doctoral Scholarship:  
ROGER COCHRANE
KSURF Stipend Supplement for Innovation Excellence:
JENNIFER FREDERICK
 
Timothy R. Donoghue Graduate Student Scholarship:
Ph.D. Students: ORELIA DANN and DEANNA SCHEFF
Graduate Student Council Travel Award:
ABHAY PATWA
DEANNA SCHEFF
ORELIA DANN
KALIRAMESH SILIVERU
QI BIAN
JENNIFER FREDERICK
HAIJING LIU
PAVAN HARSHIT MANEPALLI
YINGNAN ZHAO
JONGGEUN SUNG
 
USDA National Needs Graduate Student Fellowship:
Ph.D. Students: JENNIFER FREDERICK AND DEANNA SCHEFF
MS Student: SARAH BYINGTON
 
Plant Biosecurity Cooperative Research Centre Ph.D. Fellowship:
BENJAMIN PLUMIER
BEIBEI LI
 
 
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