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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

XIANGWU NOU

Research Microbiologist

Environmental Microbial & Food Safety Lab
USDA, ARS, BA, BARC, EMFSL
10300 Baltimore Avenue
Building 201 BARC-East, Room 100A
Beltsville, MD 20705 USA

Phone: 301.504.8991
Fax: 301.504.8438
www.ars.usda.gov/ba/emfsl/nou


Research Area: Studies microbial ecology of zoonotic bacterial pathogens in leafy green production systems. Determines the effects of various environmental factors on the survival and dissemination of bacterial pathogens in various leafy green production environments. Develops effective agricultural practices to minimize pathogen contamination of fresh produce at pre-harvest and post-harvest production stages.


USDA-ARS Environmental Microbial and Food Safety Laboratory
Henry A. Wallace Beltsville Agricultural Research Center, Beltsville, MD 20705
Building 173 BARC-East, Phone 301.504.5607
www.ars.usda.gov/ba/emfsl



Last Modified: 3/29/2013
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