Rao, Mahesh

In a broad sense, my research primarily focuses on improving our understanding of spatio-temporal dynamics of ecological processes within agricultural and forested ecosystems. Specifically, using an integrated approach involving remote sensing and GIS models, I am interested in land cover analysis and related change to characterize environmental impacts including climate change implications. Current research involves […]

Prof. Macko on BBC-International series The Food Chain

Professor Stephen Macko was interviewed by the BBC for the The Food Chain series “Of Maize and Men: The Rise” about his work using carbon isotopes to quantify the high influence of corn on human nutrition. The series covers how and why corn has become a dominant part of our food supply. Listen to the […]