Bioproducts & Biosystems Engineering

A unique engineering program addressing the grand challenges of the 21st century. Engineering for a sustainable world! Learn more about the undergraduate major in BBE. 


Sustainable Systems Management

Advance sustainability in our global economy and for our environment. Learn more about our cutting-edge SSM major!

BBE Student Voice: Elizabeth Alonzi

CSE Student Voices: Elizabeth Alonzi

Explore opportunities for pursuing excellence in research and education in the Bioproducts and Biosystems Science, Engineering and Management graduate degree program. Earn your M.S. or Ph.D.

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Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering at the University of Minnesota

This is a tenure-track position in the areas of measurement science and agro-bioinformatics.

BBE professors and researchers' work aims to turn food waste into fuel, feed and fertilizer. Read more.

Food Scraps

BBE boasts some of the best. Even with the best plan, you don’t always know where life is going to take you—and that can end up being a very good thing. Read more.

The U of MN is the locus of a a unique and globally significant collection of research efforts that promise to have significant impacts in the ammonia industry and the broader energy sector. BBE's Professor Roger Ruan's work is included in the efforts. Read more.


Issue 12, Winter 2017

BioBrief is a regular publication that shares about our latest happenings in education, research, students, faculty, facilities, and more.

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