Controlled Environment Agriculture Center

Research, Instruction & Extension for Producing Crops
With Sustainability, Efficiency & Eco-Friendliness

 

-Bertsch, Kayla Marie: Masters of Science in Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering. Advisor: Murat Kacira

 

-Cerozi, Brunno: PhD in Soil, Water, and Environmental Science, "Phosphorus dynamics, mass balance and mineralization in aquaponics systems," Graduating May 2016, committee advisors: Kevin Fitzsimmons, Katerina Dontsova, Virginia Rich, Chieri Kubota and Peter Waller

 

-Garcia Cabello, Karla: PhD in Plant Sciences, “Physiology and technologies for extending strawberry production,” Graduation December 2017, Committee Advisors: Chieri Kubota, Ravi Palanivelu, Gene Giacomelli, and Dennis T. Ray

 

-Hall, Caitlyn: Master of Science in Agricultural & Biosystems Engineering, "Engineering model and analysis to develop sustainable mushroom production systems in semi-arid climate," Graduating May 2016, Committee Advisors: Chieri Kubota, Jeong-Yeol Yoon, and Barry Pryor

 

-Hesley, J.L. Giovanna: Master of Science in Agricultural & Biosystems Engineering, "Aquaponics Compared to Aquaculture and Hydroponic Production," Graduating May 2015, Committee Advisors: Kitt Farrell-Poe (chair), Kevin Fitzsimmons, Gene Giacomelli

 

-Jia, Fei (Jeff): PhD in Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering, “Multivariable and sensor feedback based real-time monitoring and control of microalgae production system,” Graduating August 2015, Committee: Murat Kacira (Advisor), Kimberly Ogden, Lingling An, Judy Brown

 

-Kacheris, Will: Masters of Science in Agricultural & Biosystems Engineering, “Feasibility of a Rooftop Hydroponic Operation using a Cost Production Analysis Model,” Graduating May 2016, Committee Advisors: Gene Giacomelli, Muluneh Yitayew, and Russell Tronstad

 

-Quinlan, Connor: Agricultural & Biosystems Engineering - Professional Science Masters with Contolled Environment Agrioculture emphasis, “Aquaponics Resource Utilization Study”, Graduating May 2016, Committee Advisors: Kevin Fitzsimmons, Robert Lepore, DGS: Murat Kacira.

 

-Zhang, Ying: Masters of Science in Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering, “A CFD study on improving air flow uniformity in multi-tier indoor plant factory system,” Graduating August 2016, Committee: Murat Kacira (Advisor), Chieri Kubota, Lingling An