Welcome to the BFTV Cluster

Supporting Excellence through Customer Service, Teamwork & Continuous Improvement

bae digester

UC Davis Professor Ruihong Zhang shovels fresh table scraps from San Francisco restaurants into the biogas energy plant on the UC Davis campus.

fst pilot brewery

UC Davis Food Science and Technology Pilot Brewery.

BFTV Cluster is the administrative cluster supporting:

Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering

Department of Food Science and Technology

Department of Textiles and Clothing

  • Our program includes two majors, Textiles & Clothing (TXC) and Fiber and Polymer Science (FPS), at the undergraduate level and several options for graduate studies. Our students develop: An ability to make connections between the physical and social sciences, and an ability to integrate technological and business issues with those of the consumer, ethical, environmental, societal, and global well-being. More...

Department of Viticulture and Enology

txc tree wrap

Megan Streeter, a UC Davis textiles and clothing major, knits on her tree sleeves during Professor Ann Savaeau's Design 70 class, 'Introduction to Textile Design Structures'.

ven winery

Graduate students Mike Penn and Bret Hogan work on getting their Rodger fermenter working during the Viticulture 124 'Wine Production' class.