Industry Talks

The GLASE Industry Talks is a series of informal conversations with academics and field experts about topics suggested by our industry members.

CEA Market trends: an analyses of the 2017 USDA Census of Agriculture

Executive director Erico Mattos discussed changes to the CEA market based on USDA Census of Agriculture data.

Effects of lighting on phenolics production in crops cultivated in CEA systems

Dr. Kevin Folta from University of Florida and Dr. Bruce Bugbee from Utah State University discussed the “Effects of lighting on phenolics production in crops cultivated in CEA systems” with GLASE industry members.

Power supplies and power distribution options for CEA

Bahram Barzideh, principal Engineer of LED lighting components from Underwriters Laboratories (UL) and Frank Cirolia from Artesyn Embedded Technologies discussed the “Available power supplies and power distribution options for CEA facilities” with GLASE industry members.