Director, Florida Climate Institute Agricultural and Biological Engineering
Senthold Asseng works on mathematical modeling and computer simulation of agricultural and biological systems related to climate variability, climate change and sustainability. He is a Member of the Executive Committee of AgMIP, the Agricultural Model Intercomparison and Improvement Project and co-leader of AgMIP-Wheat. He is the elected Chair of the Program on Wheat Plant and Crop Modeling of the international Wheat Initiative and author of over 240 referred scientific articles.
He received degrees in Agronomy and Crop Modeling (M.S, 1990 and Ph.D., 1994) from Humboldt University Berlin and (D.Sc., 2004) from Technical University Munich, Germany.