Important

Should There Be More Microbes on Your Plate? Zann Gates May 18, 2022
Scientists Make the First Large-scale Estimate of Live Microorganisms Consumed in the U.S. Diet
Hanna Louvau takes first place in NCIFT student poster competition Zann Gates May 11, 2022
A big congratulations to Hanna Louvau, M.S. student in the Harris Lab, for her first-place win in the student poster competition hosted by the Northern California section of the Institute of Food Technologists, or NCIFT.  The honor was given May 10 at their annual Suppliers' Night event, which includes an educational symposium and a suppliers' expo. 

Dr. Josephine Ampofo, Dr. Fernanda F.G. Dias, and Ph.D. Candidate Erika Estrada Awarded Professors for the Future Fellowships

May 02, 2022
The 2022-2023 cohort of the Professors of the Future program includes one graduate student from the Food Science Graduate Group and two postdoctoral scholars from the Department of Food Science and Technology. The program fosters leadership skills in outstanding graduate students and postdoctoral scholars to prepare them for successful careers in an increasingly competitive professional environment. As part of the program, fellows design and execute projects to enhance the professional development of their peers.

UC Davis FST Graduates Develop Allergen-free Ice Cream

March 31, 2022

Most people love eating a scoop of ice cream, but it’s not a treat that everyone can enjoy. A group of students who studied in the Department of Food Science and Technology created an innovative frozen dessert that is free of dairy, nuts and soy, making it something that people who have food allergies can savor.