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Washington State University

Juming Tang, Ph.D.

Member of US National Academy of Engineering

Regents’ Professor
Distinguished Chair of Food Engineering


Introduction

Juming Tang’s work is in the Food Engineering Emphasis Area. He holds several patents and numerous awards and honors for his research into Microwave Pasteurization, Microwave Sterilization of food, and Low Moisture Food Safety.

He is currently the principal investigator of a multi-institutional team represented by members of industry, academia, and government investigating engineering solutions to ensure microbial safety of frozen and refrigerated meals in retail markets. He is also director of the Microwave Sterilization Consortium, again represented by members of industry, academia, and government that was awarded the first ever industrial microwave sterilization process approval from the US Federal Drug Administration (FDA).

More Information

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Dr. Juming Tang

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509-335-2140

L.J. Smith Hall 208
Biological Systems Engineering
Washington State University
Pullman, WA 99164-6120


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My Research In the News

  • Consumers will pay more for ready‑to‑eat meals made with fewer ingredients

    June 14, 2021  |   WSU Insider

    Most consumers care about the technology and the ingredients used to make their microwavable dinners and other shelf ready meals, according to a new study led by Washington State University researchers. The study found that many consumers are willing to pay a premium for ready‑to‑eat meals with a ‘clean label’ showing few ingredients.

    They are also more willing to fork out their hard-earned cash when they know their processed foods are made with a new technology that helps limit the number of additives and preservatives commonly found in most ready‑to‑eat meals.

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