Loading…
This event has ended. View the official site or create your own event → Check it out
This event has ended. Create your own
View analytic
Monday, October 15 • 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Norman Borlaug Lecture - Daniel Hillel

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule and see who's attending!


Dr. Daniel Hillel, the 2012 World Food Prize Laureate and Senior Research Scientist at NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies, will be presenting the annual "Norman Borlaug Lecture: Soil, Water, Energy & Ecosystems in a Changing Climate."  The lecture will take place in the Sun Room in Memorial Union at Iowa State University and is free and open to the public. 


Speakers
avatar for Daniel Hillel

Daniel Hillel

2012 Laureate, World Food Prize
Statement of Achievement First drawn to the critical needs of the water supply in arid regions during his years of living in a small settlement in the highlands of the Negev Desert, the new approach Dr. Hillel developed provided for a low-volume, high-frequency, calibrated water supply to plants. As such, his research led to a dramatic shift from the prevailing method of irrigation used in the first half of the twentieth century: applying... Read More →


Monday October 15, 2012 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Iowa State University-Sun Room Ames, Iowa