Awards & Recognition | Agricultural & Biological Engineering | Mississippi State University

Three ABE faculty members win teaching awards in April 2021

Congratulations to our ABE faculty! Daniel Chesser College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Excellence in Teaching Lower Division Award

May 4, 2021


Biomedical Engineering Ph.D. student, Anna Marie Clay, awarded NASA/Mississippi Space Grant Fellowship

Anna Marie Clay, a Ph.D. student in biomedical engineering, has been selected for the third year in a row as a NASA/Mississippi Space Grant Consortium Graduate Research Fellow for her great and impactful work with school children, which is a mission of the Space Grant program. The amount of the fellowship is $22,500 to be…

May 4, 2021


ABE student, Kaylee Bundy, receives 2021 C. William Hall Scholarship from the Society for Biomaterials

Kaylee Bundy has been selected to receive the 2021 C. William Hall Scholarship. This award honors the memory of the The Society For Biomaterials’s first president, Dr. C. William Hall. She received this award based on her outstanding scholastic achievement and her stated objectives for her research project and her career. As the recipient of…

April 28, 2021


ABE students, Cristina Griffith and James Warren, receive awards at MSU’s spring 2021 Undergraduate Research Symposium

April 19, 2021


Biological engineering senior Christopher B. Robinson selected as Truman Scholarship finalist

March 18, 2021


ABE Associate Professor LaShan Simpson receives Diversity Lecture award from the Biomedical Engineering Society

The Biomedical Engineering Society Awards Committee, and as approved by the BMES Board of Directors, has selected LaShan Simpson as the winner of the 2021 BMES Diversity Lecture Award. As the winner of this award, she will present a 20-minute lecture during the BMES Annual Meeting. The 2021 Diversity Lecture Award consists of an honorarium…

March 10, 2021


Christopher B. Robinson, a biological engineering major, sets sights on Princeton fellowship

February 25, 2021


Our People: Rebecca Mathis, two-time ABE alumna

February 9, 2021


Junior Biological Engineering student Christopher Robinson receives prestigious Public Policy and International Affairs Summer Institute Junior Fellowship at Princeton University

Junior Biological Engineering major and Presidential Scholar Christopher Robinson has received the prestigious Public Policy and International Affairs Summer Institute Junior Fellowship at Princeton University. This is the sixth MSU Honors student in seven years to receive a PPIA Junior Fellowship and the fourth to participate at Princeton, the first being Truman Scholar Jamie Aaron….

February 2, 2021


ABE Ph.D. student Hussein Gharakhani takes first place in student paper competition.

The Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering would like to congratulate Ph.D. student Hussein Gharakhani for his first place win in the Engineering-Systems Student-Paper competition at the 2021 Beltwide Cotton Conference with a paper titled Design and Test Different End Effectors for Robotic Cotton Harvesting.

January 11, 2021