People

The GLASE consortium is headed by researchers Tessa Pocock at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Neil Mattson at Cornell University and GLASE executive director Erico Mattos.

The GLASE consortium is headed by researchers Tessa Pocock at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Neil Mattson at Cornell University and GLASE executive director Erico Mattos.

GLASE team is formed by a group of plant physiologists, horticulturists and engineers from Cornell University, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and Rutgers University. This multidisciplinary team combines the latest technologies in their areas of expertise to developed innovative solutions applied to horticultural systems and Controlled Environment Agriculture (CEA).

Executive Leadership

Erico Mattos
Erico Mattos, PhD
GLASE Executive Director
em796@cornell.edu
GLASE consortium business development, industry memberships and outreach activities

Tessa Pocock
Tessa Pocock
Senior Research Scientist, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
GLASE Principal Investigator
pococt@rpi.edu
Photobiology, plant physiology, spectral responses, photosynthetic responses

Neil Mattson
Neil Mattson
Associate Professor, Cornell University
GLASE Principal Investigator
neil.mattson@cornell.edu
Horticulture physiology, controlled environment agriculture, plant production

Louis Albright
Louis Albright
Professor emeritus, Cornell University
Co-PI, project advisor

Research Associates

A. J. Both
A. J. Both
Professor, Rutgers University
both@aesop.rutgers.edu
Energy modeling

http://rpinfo.rpi.edu/people/arunas-tuzikas
Arunas Tuzikas
Research Associate, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
tuzika@rpi.edu
Software/electrical engineering

Robert Karlicek
Robert Karlicek
Professor, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
karlir@rpi.edu
Lighting-emitting diodes (LEDs), Lighting systems

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Matthew Urschel
Post Doc Research Associat, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
urschm@rpi.edu

Kale Harbick
Kale Harbick
Research Associate, Cornell University
kh526@cornell.edu
Energy modeling and control systems

Timothy Shelford
Timothy Shelford
Research Associate, Cornell University
tjs47@cornell.edu
Energy modeling and control systems

Jonathan Allred
Jonathan Allred
PhD Student, Cornell University
jaa337@cornell.edu
Controlled Environment Agriculture

Erica Hernandez
Erica Hernandez
Masters Student, Cornell University
erh74@cornell.edu
Controlled Environment Agriculture

Matthew Moghaddam
Matthew Moghaddam
Technician, Cornell University
mm2878@cornell.edu
Horticulture