Sustainable Bio-economy for Arid Regions: Growing Guar. Extension Field Day. Clovis, New Mexico. 9 August.
Crop diversification for sustainable soil and water resources use in semi-arid regions of USA. XXI Biennial National Symposium of Indian Society of Agronomy, Udaipur, India. 24-26 October.
Multiple Approaches to Sustain Ogallala Aquifer in the Southern Great Plains of the United States of America. Agrosym 2018. Jahorina, Bosnia. 4-7 December.
Pairing Biomass Residues with Conversion Technologies. Advanced Bioeconomy Leadership Conference, Washington, D.C. 28 February.
Identifying Co-Products from Guar and Guayule Processing Residues. 2018 American Institute of Chemical Engineers Annual Meeting. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 30 October
Microbial contributions. SBAR UArizona Research Team Seminar. University of Arizona. Tucson, Arizona. April.
Microbial contributions to soil health: Optimizing guayule (Parthenium argentatum) production in an arid environment. SWESx Earthday Symposium, Tucson, Arizona. April.
Hydrothermal Liquefaction of Microalgae in Batch and Continuous Flow Reactors. PhD Dissertation Defense. New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, New Mexico. 24 October.
Characterization and Conversion of Guar and Guayule Bagasse as Potential Resources for Biofuels Production. Symposium on Thermal and Catalytic Sciences for Biofuels and Biobased Products. Auburn, Alabama. 9 October.
Characterization of Flow and Heat Transfer Parameters in a Continuous Flow Hydrothermal Liquefaction Reactor. 2018 American Institute of Chemical Engineers Annual Meeting, Pittsburg, Pennsylvania. 1 November.