Fellner, Vivek

Animal Science
vivek_fellner@ncsu.edu
919-515-4018
919-515-7780 fax
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Dr. Fellner is a ruminant nutritionist with a focus on microbial ecology and energetics of fermentation. His work has focused on manipulating microbial ecology to enhance nutrient use, minimize nutrient waste and lessen the negative impact on the environment. He has presented at international conferences, and served on teams traveling overseas to evaluate academic and research opportunities for global sustainable development.
 
Expertise:
  Waste Management, Composting | Animal Feed and Nutrition | Microbiology
Country(s) of experience:
  Egypt | Germany | India | Malawi | Peru |
Type(s) of International Experience:
  Researcher in an international project | Instructor at an academic institution overseas | Speaker at an international conference | Visiting faculty | Advisor for international students | Host for international faculty
Language(s):
  French | German
Projects:
  Sustainable Livestock Production Practices through Stakeholder Partnerships
01/01/2010 - 12/01/2016
Funding Agency/Sponsor: U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)
Institutional Partner: Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), India
  Teaching at TERI
03/01/2011 - 03/20/2011
Funding Agency/Sponsor: MacArthur Foundation
Institutional Partner: TERI University, India
Project Collaborations:
  Sustainable livestock production practices, biofuels and health: lessons with India
01/01/2008 - 12/31/2013
Funding Agency/Sponsor: U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)
Institutional Partner: