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Pramod K Pandey
Assistant Research Scientist and Assistant Specialist in Cooperative Extension
Population Health & Reproduction

Vet Med 3B
Davis, CA 95616

+1 530 752 0615
pkpandey@ucdavis.edu

   

Research Focus

Controlling microbial pathogens in animal waste, food, water, and environment.

Education

2000 B. Tech Agricultural Engineering, Mahatma Gandhi Gramodya University, Chitrakoot, India
2003 M.Tech Aquacultural Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, Inda
2007 MS Biological Systems Engineering, Washington State University, Pullman, Washington, USA
2011 Graduate Ceertificate - GIS Geographic Information System , Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, USA
2012 PhD Agricultural Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, USA

Honors and Awards

2013 Peer Research Award. Graduate and Professional Student Senate, Iowa State University
2012 Rev. P.T. Taiganides Award. The Award of Outstanding PhD Student in Agricultural Engineering. Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering, Iowa State University
2010 Alpha Epsilon. Agriculture Honorary Award, Iowa State University, Ames, IA
2004 Best M. Tech Research Award. Students Innovative Project at Master's Level in Engineering. Indian National Academy of Engineering, New Dehli, India.

Licenses

Advanced Soil & Water Assessment Tool (SWAT) Workshop, Texas A&M University, College Station, USA
Taxonomy and Biochemistry of Microalgae with Commercial Potential, UTEX Culture Collection of Algae, The University of Texas at Austin, USA
Rapid Sample Preparation for Pathogen Detection Training, Biodefense world summit, Bethesda, MD, USA.
MS Based Metabolomics Analysis, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. India.
Compete GC and GC-MS advance training course, The Open University, UK.
Bioinformatics for Principal Investigator, EMBL-EBI, Welcome Trust Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridge, UK.
Hands-on Data Analysis for Metabolic Profiling Course, Imperial International Phenome Training Center, Imperial College London, UK.

Active Research Grants

Principal Investigator, Improving the composting efficiencies on poultry carcasses attached pathogen inactivation, (Principal Investigator), Center for Food Animal Health

Co-Principal Investigator, Prevalence and levels of pathogens in raw manure in different geographic locations , Jay Russell (Principal Investigator), FDA

Most Recent 10 Publications

  • Pramod K Pandey: A new method for converting foodwaste into pathogen free soil amendment for enhancing agricultural sustainability 2016 Pandey PK, Lejeune M, Biswas S, Morash D, Weimer B, Young G A new method for converting foodwaste into pathogen free soil amendment for enhancing agricultural sustainability Journal of Cleaner Production,
  • Pramod K Pandey: Predicting streambed sediment and water column E. coli levels at watershed scale 2016 Pandey PK, Soupir ML, Ikenberry C, Rehmann CR. Predicting streambed sediment and water column E. coli levels at watershed scale Journal of the American Water Resources Association,
  • Pramod K Pandey: Microbial pathogen quality criteria of rendered products 2016 Pandey PK, Biswas S, Kass P Microbial pathogen quality criteria of rendered products Appl Microbiol Biotechnol,
  • Pramod K Pandey: Assessing the impacts of temperature and storage on Escherichia coli, Salmonella, and L. monocytogenes decay in dairy manure 2016 Biswas S, Pandey PK, Farver TB Assessing the impacts of temperature and storage on Escherichia coli, Salmonella, and L. monocytogenes decay in dairy manure Bioprocess Biosyst Eng,
  • Pramod K Pandey: Chlorella vulgaris production enhancement with supplementation of synthetic medium in dairy manure wastewater 2016 Shi J, Pandey PK, Franz AK, Deng H, Jeannotte R Chlorella vulgaris production enhancement with supplementation of synthetic medium in dairy manure wastewater AMB Express,
  • Pramod K Pandey: A neighborhood statistics model for predicting stream pathogen indicator levels 2015 Pandey PK, Pasternack GB, Majumder M, Soupir ML, Kaiser MS A neighborhood statistics model for predicting stream pathogen indicator levels Environ Monit Assess,
  • Pramod K Pandey: Escherichia coli persistence kinetics in dairy manure at moderate, mesophilic, and thermophilic temperatures under aerobic and anaerobic environments 2015 Pandey PK, Biswas S, Vaddella VK, Soupir ML Escherichia coli persistence kinetics in dairy manure at moderate, mesophilic, and thermophilic temperatures under aerobic and anaerobic environments Bioprocess Biosyst Eng,
  • Pramod K Pandey: Assessing linkages between E. coli levels in streambed sediment and overlying water in an agricultural watershed in Iowa during the first heavy rain event of the season 2014 Pandey PK, Soupir ML Assessing linkages between E. coli levels in streambed sediment and overlying water in an agricultural watershed in Iowa during the first heavy rain event of the season Transaction of the ASABE ,
  • Pramod K Pandey: Assessing dairy manure pathogen indicator inactivation under anaerobic and aerobic digestions in mesophilic temperature 2014 Pandey PK, Soupir ML Assessing dairy manure pathogen indicator inactivation under anaerobic and aerobic digestions in mesophilic temperature 2013 IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine,
  • Pramod K Pandey: Modelling animal waste pathogen transport from agricultural land to streams 2014 Pandey PK, Soupir ML, Ikenberry C Modelling animal waste pathogen transport from agricultural land to streams IOP Conf. Series: Earth and Environmental Science,

Most Recent 5 Book Chapters

2013 Pandey PK, Soupir ML, Majumder M, Kaiser MS: Statistical model for estimating pathogenic bacteria in streams, , Water Contamination Emergencies: Managing the Threats, Cambridge, UK. 441-7.

2013 Pandey PK, van der Zaag P, Soupir ML, Singh VP, Panda SN, Sethi LN, Pandey VK: Modeling Rainwater Harvesting Potential and Supplemental Irrigation Requirement of Rainfed Crops, , American Society of Civil Engineering (ASCE) Proceeding Book. .

2012 Pandey PK, Soupir ML: Non-point Source Pollution, , Encyclopedia of Sustainability: Ecosystem Management and Sustainability, Great Barrinton, MA. .