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Zeeshan Ahmed is a PhD student in Agronomy at the University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan. Zeeshan has been conducting research in Pakistan on Camelina sativa as a potential oilseed crop for water limited environments. His research in Pakistan is primarily focused on developing Camelina sativa as an oilseed crop for edible uses. He is visiting the NGPRL for six months to collaborate with Dr. David Archer on oilseed production, simulation modeling, and economic analysis.

    

    

Dr. Md Abdul Momin, (Momin for short) joined the NDSU Department of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering in November as a Research Specialist in the "Affected Wood Utilization 2" project funded by the North Dakota Forest Service. He is conducting research, developing educational materials, and helping arrange technical workshops. Dr. Momin was previously an Associate Professor in the Department of Farm Power and Machinery at Bangladesh Agricultural University (BAU). He received his doctorate in Bio-Sensing Engineering at the Graduate School of Agriculture at Kyoto University in Japan. Dr. Momin brings expertise in farm machinery and image-processing of horticultural products.

    

    

Krystal Leidholm has joined the "Renewal of the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation: Land, Cattle, Beef, and People" project. She is a native of Washburn, ND and an NDSU graduate. She was previously employed at the North Dakota Department of Parks and Recreation.


Last Modified: 3/10/2015