Category Archives: Research

Cornell group explores future of indoor farming

Reposted from CALS News and the Cornell Chronicle [2017-11-21] Indoor farming entrepreneurs and experts came to Cornell in early November with a goal: leverage the innovation at the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences to create viable businesses for local … Continue reading

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$2.4 million Cornell-led project to explore the viability of indoor agriculture

  CALS News [2017-10-12]: Growing crops in controlled environments – in greenhouses, plant factories and in vertical farms – provides alternatives to conventional farming by producing food year-round near metropolitan areas, reducing transportation costs and water use, and improving land-use … Continue reading

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GLASE Director Mattos wins ASHS paper of the year

GLASE Executive Director Erico Mattos was one of the co-authors who received the American Society for Horticultural Sciences Outstanding Cross-Commodity Publication for papers published in 2016. The award was given to the paper A Chlorophyll Fluorescence-based Biofeedback System to Control … Continue reading

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Pocock, Mattson present at ASHS Conference

GLASE Principal Investigators Neil Mattson, Cornell University and Tessa Pocock,  Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), presented talks at the 2017 American Society for Horticultural Sciences Annual Conference September 19-22 at The Hilton Waikoloa in Waikoloa, Hawaii. Mattson presented his team’s findings … Continue reading

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GLASE PI Pocock to deliver plenary at Horticultural Lighting Conference – USA

GLASE Principal Investigator Tessa Pocock, Center for Lighting Enabled  Systems and Applications (LESA), Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), will give the closing plenary talk at the Horticultural Lighting Conference 2017 on October 17 at the Denver Marriott City Center in Denver, … Continue reading

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