Kiruba Krishnaswamy, PhD

Assistant Professor

Food Science

Assistant Professor

Bioengineering

Contact Information

Email krishnaswamyk@missouri.edu
Phone 573-882-2339
Address 244 Agricultural Engineering Building

Education

  • PhD, Bioresource Engineering from McGill University, Canada

Research

  • Green Nanotechnology: Nano-encapsulation for drug/micronutrient delivery, extraction of bioactive compounds from medicinal plants, functional foods, nutraceuticals
  • Sustainable Food Engineering: Value addition to food loss and food waste, microwave assisted extraction, post-harvest processing, developing sustainable products, process and technologies
  • Global Food Security: Food fortification to address malnutrition, micronutrient deficiencies (International Development)