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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Programs and Projects at this Location
ARS research is organized into National Programs. Within each National Program are research projects. Listed below are the National Programs and research projects currently conducted at this location.

Clicking on a National Program (NP) will take you to the main ARS site for more information on the program. Clicking on a research project title will take you to more information on the project.


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Food Safety, (animal and plant products) (NP #108)
Advanced Development of Innovative Technologies and Systematic Approaches to Foodborne Hazard Detection and Characterization for Improving Food Safety
(Appropriated)
Bacterial Pathogens in Regulated Foods and Processing Technologies for Their Elimination
(Appropriated)
Data Acquisition, Development of Predictive Models for Food Safety and Their Associated Use in International Pathogen Modeling and Microbial Databases
(Appropriated)
Development and Validation of Innovative Food Processing Interventions
(Appropriated)
Development of Alternative Intervention Technologies for Fresh Or Minimally Processed Foods
(Appropriated)
Development of Detection and Intervention Technologies for Bacterial and Viral Pathogens Affecting Shellfish
(Appropriated)
Development of Portable Detection and Quantification Technologies for Foodborne Pathogens
(Appropriated)
Development of Predictive Microbial Models for Food Safety Using Alternate Approaches
(Appropriated)
Development, Evaluation, and Validation of Technologies for the Detection and Characterization of Chemical Contaminants in Foods
(Appropriated)
Integration of Multiple Interventions to Enhance Microbial Safety, Quality, and Shelf-Life of Foods
(Appropriated)
Molecular Characterization of Foodborne Pathogen Responses to Stress
(Appropriated)
Shiga Toxin-Producing Escherichia Coli in Biofilms and Within Microbial Communities in Food
(Appropriated)
The Role of Genotype in the Development and Validation of Growth Models and Intervention Technologies for Pathogenic Non-Shiga Toxigenic Escherichia Coli Found in Foods
(Appropriated)
Advanced Development of Innovative Technologies & Systematic Approaches to Foodborne Hazard Detection & Characterization for Improving Food Safety
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Assessment of Inactivation and Persistence of Human Norovirus
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Innovative Pathogen Detection and Characterization Technologies for Use in Food Safety
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Prevalence and Characterization of Escherichia Coli 0157:h7 Recovered from Retail Ground Veal Within Mid-Atlantic Region of the U.S. -Cfda 10.310
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Process Efficacy Investigation of Infectious Norovirus Particle Ratios and Enteric Viral Surrogates Levels in Environmental and Food Samples
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Development of Chinese Predictive Microbial Models Databases for Meat Safety
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Predictive Models for Pathogenic and Spoilage Microorganisms in Raw and Processed Chinese Foods
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Predictive Models for the Microbiological Safety and Shelf Life of Fish Products
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Testing Technologies for Chemical Residues and Data Processing and Mining Method for Risk Assessment
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Enhancing Food Safety Education by Incorporating Simulation-Based Learning
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Food Safety Interventions of Eggs and Produce with University of Puerto Rico
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Genomics and Proteomic Technology for Microbial Pathogen Characterization and Identification
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Microbial Risk Evaluation (Including Predictive Microbiology and Risk Assessment) for Certified Agricultural Standards (Cas) Premium Agriculture
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Processing Technologies for Agricultural and Food Products
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Control of Food-Borne Bacterial and Viral Pathogens Using Microwave Technologies
(Reimbursable)
Enhancing the Safety and Quality of Fresh Produce and Low-Moisture Foods by Waterless Non-Thermal Technologies
(Reimbursable)
Shiga-Toxigenic Escherichia Coli (Stec) in the Beef Chain: Assessing and Mitigating the Risk by Translational Science, Education & Outreach
(Reimbursable)
The Role of Pigs in the Food-Borne Transmission of Shiga Toxin-Producing E. Coli
(Reimbursable)
Enhancing Food Safety and Quality Through Science
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Recovery, Characterization, and Control of Microbial Pathogens in Specialty/ethnic Foods
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Manure and Byproduct Utilization (NP #206)
Sustainable Production and Distribution of Bioenery for the Central Usa
(Reimbursable)
Climate Change, Soils, and Emissions (NP #212)
Function of Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi in Organic and Conventional Agriculture (Bridge Project)
(Appropriated)
Biorefining (NP #213)
Enable New Marketable, Value-Added Coproducts to Improve Biorefining Profitability
(Appropriated)
Farm-Scale Pyrolysis Biorefining
(Appropriated)
Sorghum Biorefining: Integrated Processes for Converting All Sorghum Feedstock Components to Fuels and Co-Products
(Appropriated)
Development of Environmentally Friendly and Economically Feasible Engineering Processes for High-Value Biobased Products -Cfda 10.310
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Distributed on-Farm Bioenergy, Biofuels & Biochemicals (Farmbio3) Dev. & Production Via Integrated Catalytic Thermolysis (Du)-Cfda 10.312
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Distributed on-Farm Bioenergy, Biofuels & Biochemicals (Farmbio3) Dev. & Production Via Integrated Catalytic Thermolysis (Mesa)-Cfda 10.312
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Distributed on-Farm Bioenergy, Biofuels & Biochemicals (Farmbio3) Dev. & Production Via Integrated Catalytic Thermolysis (Msc)-Cfda 10.312
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Distributed on-Farm Bioenergy, Biofuels & Biochemicals (Farmbio3) Dev. & Production Via Integrated Catalytic Thermolysis (Ou)-Cfda 10.312
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Distributed on-Farm Bioenergy, Biofuels & Biochemicals (Farmbio3) Dev. & Production Via Integrated Catalytic Thermolysis (Umaine)cfda 10.312
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Distributed on-Farm Bioenergy, Biofuels & Biochemicals (Farmbio3) Dev. & Production Via Integrated Catalytic Thermolysis (Usc)-Cfda 10.312
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Distributed on-Farm Bioenergy, Biofuels & Biochemicals (Farmbio3) Dev. & Production Via Integrated Catalytic Thermolysis (Usp)-Cfda 10.312
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Distributed on-Farm Bioenergy, Biofuels & Biochemicals (Farmbio3) Dev. & Production Via Integrated Catalytic Thermolysis (Vu)-Cfda 10.312
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Environmentally Friendly and Economically Feasible Engineering Processes for High-Value Biobased Products
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Distributed on-Farm Bioenergy, Biofuels and Biochemicals (Farmbio3) Development and Production Via Integrated Catalytic Thermolysis
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Biomass Conversion to Fuels and Chemicals Via the Pyrolysis Platform and Related Applications
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Biomass Conversion to Fuels and Chemicals Via the Pyrolysis Platform and Related Applications with African Institute of Science and Technology
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Biomass Conversion Via the Pyrolysis Platform and Related Applications with Central Queensland University
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Catalytic Co-Pyrolysis of Biomass and Crustacean Residues for Biofuels and Chemicals with Federal Rural University of Pemambuco (Ufrpe)
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Catalytic Conversion of Biomass Residues - Lignocelulosic and Acidic Vegetable Oil to Produce Biofuel Precursors, Chemical and Co-Products W
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Determine the Cytotoxicity of the Phenolic Branched-Chain Fatty Acid Compounds
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Embrapa Agroenergy Post-Doctoral Training at ARS on Pyrolysis of Brazilian Based Biomass Feedstocks to Fungible Fuels and Coproducts
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Fast Pyrolysis of Biomass with Federal University of Rio Grande Do Sul (Ufrgs), Brazil
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Low Moisture Anhydrous Ammonia (Lmaa) Pretreatment Process of Corn Stover for Production of Butanol and Integration with Long Term Storage
(Reimbursable)
Northeast Woody/warm-Season Biomass Consortium: Development and Sustainable Production of Regionally-Appropriate Biomass Feedstocks
(Reimbursable)
Sustainable Production and Distribution of Bioenery for the Central Usa
(Reimbursable)
Chemical Reaction Modeling of Biomass Conversion Via Tail Gas Reactive Pyrolysis
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Design and Develop a Life Cycle Assessment Model for the Isostearic Acid Process
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Identification, Fractionation, and Isolation of Sorghum Oil and Valuable Functional Lipids Before Or after Fermentation of Grain Sorghum
(Trust)
Agricultural and Industrial Byproducts (NP #214)
Distributed on-Farm Bioenergy, Biofuels & Biochemicals (Farmbio3) Dev. & Production Via Integrated Catalytic Thermolysis (Du)-Cfda 10.312
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Distributed on-Farm Bioenergy, Biofuels & Biochemicals (Farmbio3) Dev. & Production Via Integrated Catalytic Thermolysis (Mesa)-Cfda 10.312
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Distributed on-Farm Bioenergy, Biofuels & Biochemicals (Farmbio3) Dev. & Production Via Integrated Catalytic Thermolysis (Msc)-Cfda 10.312
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Distributed on-Farm Bioenergy, Biofuels & Biochemicals (Farmbio3) Dev. & Production Via Integrated Catalytic Thermolysis (Ou)-Cfda 10.312
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Distributed on-Farm Bioenergy, Biofuels & Biochemicals (Farmbio3) Dev. & Production Via Integrated Catalytic Thermolysis (Umaine)cfda 10.312
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Distributed on-Farm Bioenergy, Biofuels & Biochemicals (Farmbio3) Dev. & Production Via Integrated Catalytic Thermolysis (Usc)-Cfda 10.312
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Distributed on-Farm Bioenergy, Biofuels & Biochemicals (Farmbio3) Dev. & Production Via Integrated Catalytic Thermolysis (Usp)-Cfda 10.312
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Distributed on-Farm Bioenergy, Biofuels & Biochemicals (Farmbio3) Dev. & Production Via Integrated Catalytic Thermolysis (Vu)-Cfda 10.312
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Distributed on-Farm Bioenergy, Biofuels and Biochemicals (Farmbio3) Development and Production Via Integrated Catalytic Thermolysis
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Biomass Conversion to Fuels and Chemicals Via the Pyrolysis Platform and Related Applications
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Biomass Conversion to Fuels and Chemicals Via the Pyrolysis Platform and Related Applications with African Institute of Science and Technology
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Catalytic Conversion of Biomass Residues - Lignocelulosic and Acidic Vegetable Oil to Produce Biofuel Precursors, Chemical and Co-Products W
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Embrapa Agroenergy Post-Doctoral Training at ARS on Pyrolysis of Brazilian Based Biomass Feedstocks to Fungible Fuels and Coproducts
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Fast Pyrolysis of Biomass with Federal University of Rio Grande Do Sul (Ufrgs), Brazil
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Northeast Woody/warm-Season Biomass Consortium: Development and Sustainable Production of Regionally-Appropriate Biomass Feedstocks
(Reimbursable)
Quality and Utilization of Agricultural Products (NP #306)
Bioactive Food Ingredients for Safe and Health-Promoting Functional Foods
(Appropriated)
Commercial Flocculants from Low-Value Animal Protein
(Appropriated)
Commercial Products from Microbial Lipids
(Appropriated)
Effect of Processing of Milk on Bioactive Compounds in Fresh High-Moisture Cheeses
(Appropriated)
Enable New Marketable, Value-Added Coproducts to Improve Biorefining Profitability
(Appropriated)
Farm-Scale Pyrolysis Biorefining
(Appropriated)
Improving the Quality of Animal Hides, Reducing Environmental Impacts of Hide Production, and Developing Value-Added Products from Wool
(Appropriated)
Improving the Sustainability and Quality of Food and Dairy Products from Manufacturing to Consumption Via Process Modeling and Edible Packaging
(Appropriated)
Microstructured and Health-Functionalized Food Proteins (Bridge Project)
(Appropriated)
Development of Environmentally Friendly and Economically Feasible Engineering Processes for High-Value Biobased Products -Cfda 10.310
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Environmentally Friendly and Economically Feasible Engineering Processes for High-Value Biobased Products
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Biomass Conversion Via the Pyrolysis Platform and Related Applications with Central Queensland University
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Byproducts from Pectin Extraction Processing
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Catalytic Co-Pyrolysis of Biomass and Crustacean Residues for Biofuels and Chemicals with Federal Rural University of Pemambuco (Ufrpe)
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Collaborative Research in the Areas of Food Safety and Function Food Development Based on Dairy and Other Agricultural Resources
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Comparing Chicken Blood Processing Alternatives on a Techno-Economic Basis
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Cooperative Activities Between ARS and the Natl Pingtung University of Science and Tech Related to Adv. Technology and Biobased Functional Polymers
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Cooperative Activities Between ARS and the Tianjin Academy of Agricultural Sciences Related to Agro-Foods and Dairy Products Safety
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Determine the Cytotoxicity of the Phenolic Branched-Chain Fatty Acid Compounds
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Effect of Food Ingredients on Gut Microbiota
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Food Safety & Quality, Application of Novel Technologies & Utilization of Waste Pomace from Fruit & Vegetable Processing - Collaborative Res
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Isolating and Characterizing Lactic Acid Bacteria from Buffalo Milk
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Partnership Between USDA-ARS and the Food Science Department of Cornell University
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Low Moisture Anhydrous Ammonia (Lmaa) Pretreatment Process of Corn Stover for Production of Butanol and Integration with Long Term Storage
(Reimbursable)
Chemical Reaction Modeling of Biomass Conversion Via Tail Gas Reactive Pyrolysis
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Design and Develop a Life Cycle Assessment Model for the Isostearic Acid Process
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Composite Materials with More Cellulosic Fibers and Less Conventional Thermoplastics for Light Weight - Bearing Applications
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Edible Film and Active Packaging Materials for Food Coating and Packaging
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Identification, Fractionation, and Isolation of Sorghum Oil and Valuable Functional Lipids Before Or after Fermentation of Grain Sorghum
(Trust)
Long-Term Shelf-Life Studies of Whey Protein Concentrates (Wpc 34 and Wpc 80)
(Trust)
Last Modified: 8/25/2016
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