Food Security and Resilience Implications of the Global Agricultural-Phosphorus Trade Network

Andrew Beck

University of Pittsburgh

M.S. student at the University of Pittsburgh in the Dept. of Civil & Environmental EngineeringWorking under the guidance and support of Dr. Vikas KhannaWriting a thesis and graduating this fall


With current global population estimates surpassing 9 billion by mid-century, a significant ramp in food production must follow. Most of this yield growth is expected to come from intensification of agriculture in developing... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Andrew Beck (University of Pittsburgh)
  2. Carla Ng (University of Pittsburgh)
  3. Vikas Khanna (University of Pittsburgh)

Topic Areas

• Complexity, resilience and sustainability , • Network theory for industrial ecology , • Resilience and planning


ThS-22 » Material Flow Applications 2 (13:45 - Thursday, 29th June, Room G)

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