Belury Elected ASN President
Dr. Martha Belury is currently serving as the Interim Chair of the Department of Food Science and Technology. Rockville, MD—July 1, 2022 – The American Society for Nutrition (ASN) welcomes Martha Belury, PhD, RD, as President for the 2022-2023 year, as we ...
Food and Nutritional Toxicology
FDSCTE 7620 Basic principles of food and nutritional toxicology with emphasis on food components and food toxins including absorption, metabolism and excretion of xenobiotics, allergenic and toxic constituents, role of diet and nutrients in mutagenesis an ...
Food Colors and Pigments
FDSCTE 7630 Chemistry and reactivity of pigments and colors in foods. Prereq: 5600 (605), 5610, or Grad standing, or permission of instructor. Not open to students with credit for 724. While subject to change, this class is offered every Autumn semester d ...
FDSCTE 7650 Provide the students with an understanding of the chemistry and physical properties of lipids and their effects on quality and functional properties of food systems. Prereq: Not open to students with credit for 820 and 821. While subject to ch ...
FDSCTE 7640 Chemical, physical, biological, and functional properties of food proteins and their interactions with other food components. Prereq: 2400 or equiv., 5600 or equiv., or permission of instructor. Please note: This course will be offered in spri ...
Instrumental Analysis I: Spectroscopic and Chromatographic Techniques in Food Analysis
FDSCTE 7610 Theory and practice of analytical chemistry applied to the identification and quantitation of analytes in food. Emphasis on chromatography, optical spectroscopy, mass spectrometry as well as sample preparation techniques and statistical data t ...
Instrumental Analysis II Molecular and Spectral Analysis Techniques
FDSCTE 7611 Methods of analysis of foods including thermal analysis, NMR, microscopy and rheology. Prereq: Chem 2520 (252), or 2310 and 2540, or Biochem 4511 (511), or Grad standing, or permission of instructor. Not open to students with credit for 833. W ...
FDSCTE 8991 Discussion of current topics and research findings in food science. Prereq: Grad standing. Not open to students with credit for 850.01. Repeatable to a maximum of 5 cr hrs. While subject to change, this class is offered every Autumn semester. ...
Exploring Food Science and Technology
FDSCTE 1100 Basic understanding of the global trends within food science and technology, the diversity of career opportunities within the industry, planning for a career and opportunities for professional development. Undergraduate 0.5 1100 FDSCTE AU19.pd ...
FDSCTE 1110 Introduction to the science and business of chocolate. The course covers the history, agriculture and processing of cacao, components and nutritional benefits of chocolate, basic steps in the production of chocolate, uses of chocolate, marketi ...