Faculty

FST 290 Seminar Series - November 28, 2022

November 23, 2022

Please join us on Monday, November 28 from 12:10 - 1:00 pm PST, for the last seminar in the Fall 2022 FST290 Seminar Series.  

Professor Luca Cocolin from the University of Torino, Italy will present, ”Microbiome in the food system: challenges and opportunities”.

Spice Containers Are Probably the Dirtiest Items in Your Kitchen?

November 21, 2022
Just in time for the holidays – a food safety reminder for all home cooks. FST’s Linda J. Harris, in a VeryWellHealth article by Stephanie Brown, “Spice Containers Are Probably the Dirtiest Items in Your Kitchen” recommends making a habit of washing your hands, moving potentially-contaminated items directly to the dishwasher or sink, and cleaning and sanitizing the counters as you cook.

Glen Fox receives Outstanding Service Award from UC Davis CPE

November 14, 2022

FST's Anheuser-Busch Endowed Professor of Malting and Brewing Sciences, Dr. Glen Fox, received an Outstanding Service Award for 2022 from UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education (CPE).  The award celebrates the dedication, enthusiasm, excellent teaching and service by the instructors on behalf of UC Davis CPE.  The awards were presented at the Outstanding Service Awards and Instructor Appreciation Reception on September 8th.  

FST 290 Seminar Series - November 7, 2022

November 04, 2022
Please join us on Monday, November 7 from 12:10 - 1:00 pm PST, for the Fall 2022 FST290 Seminar Series. Professor Jean-Xavier Guinard, will present, “The Flip Strategy for healthy, sustainable and delicious eating… and a coffee to follow". His visiting student Elena Romeo from the Basque Culinary Center (Spain) will present: "Consumers, chefs, and scientists: from gastronomy to a healthier and more delicious future".

FST 290 Seminar Series - October 31, 2022

October 27, 2022
Please join us on Monday, October 31 from 12:10 - 1:00 pm PST, for the Fall 2022 FST290 Seminar Series. Professor of Agricultural Plant Biology in the Department of Plant Sciences, Maeli Melotto, will present, “Plants as Vectors of Human Pathogenic Bacteria".
New Sensory Immersive Room at UC Davis Simulates Real-life Environments for Product Testing Zann Gates October 24, 2022
Space features 360-degree video experience with variable sounds, smells and air conditions. What makes a cup of coffee or an energy bar enjoyable is usually more than just the taste. The surrounding environment may also influence the experience.

FST 290 Seminar Series - Oct. 3, 2022

September 28, 2022

Please join us on Monday, October 3 from 12:00 - 1:00 pm PST, for the Fall 2022 FST290 Seminar Series.  

FST's Dr. Juliana Maria Leite Nobrega de Moura Bell will present "Tailoring processing strategies for the production of healthier, safer, and sustainable foods". 

FST 290 Seminar Series - Sept. 26, 2022

September 26, 2022

We will have our first seminar for this quarter TODAY (September 26th) at NOON in the Sensory Theater.

Dr. Ned Spang will present and the title of his presentation is “Research to Advance Food System Sustainability”.

We welcome everyone in the Robert Mondavi Institute to join us in-person (pizza and drinks will be provided). All others can join us online: here is the Zoom link: https://ucdavis.zoom.us/j/95743866506