Scientific advisory committee
Senthold Asseng, University of Florida, USA
Dr. Senthold Asseng is a Professor at the Agricultural and Biological Engineering Department of the University of Florida. He works on systems analysis to understand, compare and improve the productivity and sustainability of atmosphere-crop-soil systems changing over time, space and scales. He is interested in the impact and adaptation of climate variability and climate change on cropping systems and food security. He is the co-Leader of AgMIP-Wheat, an international team of wheat modelers and experimentalists as part of the Agricultural Model Intercomparison and Improvement Project and the elected Chair of the Expert Working Group Plant and Crop Modeling of the international Wheat Initiative.