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.
Identifying Co-Products from Guar and Guayule Processing Residues. 2018 American Institute of Chemical Engineers Annual Meeting. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 30 October
Polymerization and guar gum bubbles. Outreach event activity. New Mexico 4-H State Conference. 11 July.
Pairing Biomass Residues with Conversion Technologies. Advanced Bioeconomy Leadership Conference, Washington, D.C. 28 February.
Microbial contributions. SBAR UA Research Team Seminar. University of Arizona. Tucson, Arizona. April.
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. 15 April. [poster]
Hydrothermal Liquefaction of Microalgae in Batch and Continuous Flow Reactors. PhD Dissertation Defense. New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, New Mexico. 24 October.