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Prateek Sharma

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Assistant Professor

Assistant Professor

Contact Information

Office Location: NFS 312
DialPhone: 435-797-0791
SendEmail: prateek.sharma@usu.edu


Educational Background

PhD, Food Technology, Riddet Institute, Massey University, 2016
Shear work induced changes in rheology of model Mozzarella cheese
MS, Food Science, Technology and Nutrition, Dublin Institute of Technology, 2008
Development of long-life directly acidified formulated milk drink
MS, Dairy Technology, National Dairy Research Institute, 2004
Development of Ready to Use Basundi Mix
BS, Dairy Technology, Maharana Pratap University of Agriculture and Technology, 2002
In-plant training at Schrieber Dynamix Dairy Industried limited

Biography

He is a Dairy Foods Scientist with global footprints having more than 10 years of unique research experience in commercial and institutional R&D sectors. He worked in multinational (Ireland, New Zealand, India and now in USA) environments on number of product portfolios such as cheese, whey ingredients, UHT products, and liquid emulsions. He is a recipient of Marie- Curie Post Doc Fellowship from EU, PhD from Massey University, New Zealand, European Master from Dublin Institute of Technology, Ireland.


Teaching Interests

Dairy Processing and Technology, Cheese Technology, Milk concentration and fractionation

Research Interests

Cheese structure-function relationships, Food structure design and its impact on functionality of dairy ingredients and products, Rheology of dairy products.

Awards

Marie-Curie Fellowship, 2019

EU-Horizon 2020

Primary Growth Partnership Scholarship, 2012

Ministry of Primary Industries and Fonterra Co-operative, New Zealand

Erasmus Mundus Scholarship, 2006

European Commission

Junior Research Fellowship, 2002

Indian Council of Agricultural Research

University Gold Medal, 2002

Maharan Pratap University of Agriculture and Technology, India

Publications - Abstracts

    Publications - Books & Book Chapters

    * Has not been peer reviewed

    Publications - Fact Sheets

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      Publications - Curriculum

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        Publications - Journal Articles

        * Has not been peer reviewed

        Publications - Literary Journal

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          Publications - MultiMedia

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            Publications - Technical Reports

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              Publications - Translations & Transcripts

                Publications - Other

                  Other

                • Sharma, P., (2012). A laboratory Manual on Condensed And Dried Milks. NDRI, KARNAL *

                * Has not been peer reviewed

                Graduate Students Mentored

                Isaac Martineau, Nutrition, Dietetics and Food Sciences, August 2020
                Jason Young, Nutrition, Dietetics and Food Sciences, January 2020