AGNETIX LIGHTING TECHNOLOGY TO JOIN CORNELL UNIVERSITY’S GLASE CONSORTIUM

Agnetix is ​​selected to join Greenhouse and Systems Engineering Consortium (GLASE).

SAN – DIEGO, February 17, 2022 / PRNewswire / – Agnetix has been selected to participate in the Greenhouse Lighting and Systems Engineering Consortium (GLASE). Founded in 2017 Cornell University and Ranssell Polytechnic InstituteThe GLASE consortium is engaged in research, education and technology transfer to industrial members and, ultimately, the public, so that consumers can enjoy broad benefits.

Agnetix will join the world’s leading innovators in agriculture with a controlled environment (CEA).

“It is a great honor for us to be elected together in this prestigious group Cornell University, Ranssell Polytechnic Institute, Rutgers University, and like-minded industry partners. All are committed to the pioneers and commercialization of breakthrough greenhouse technologies. High efficiency data-driven cultivation for the long game of humanity, ”said Jordan Miles, CEO of Agnetix.

The consortium is headed Erica Matas, Ph.D., Executive Director, GLASE. The mission is to develop advanced greenhouse lighting and control systems that meet the needs of specific crops grown in greenhouses and indoors. Their work extends to all areas of CEA lighting, integrating advances in LED technology, carbon dioxide enrichment and lighting control systems. The ultimate goal is to make food grown indoors done in the most efficient way with minimal carbon footprint.

“GLASE is working with industry, including manufacturers and manufacturers with a controlled environment, to research, develop and implement energy efficient technologies in greenhouses and indoor farms. We bring together industry, research and academia to work for more sustainable and profitable lighting systems for growing, ”he said Hailey RylanderExtension support specialist with GLASE.

Sanaz Jarolmased, PhD, Director of Biological and Visual Systems for Agnetix, added: “This is an exciting partnership in the field of lighting and control of greenhouses. What GLASE is working on is in line with our goals. monitoring plants together to make better decisions, grow better and produce better products ”.

For information on Agnetix Zenith and Phenom water-cooled lighting systems, visit www.agnetix.com or contact [email protected].

About Agnetix: The Agnetix Responsive Agriculture platform includes high-performance hydraulic systems and solutions for real-time monitoring and data collection. For more information: www.Agnetix.com

About GLASE: GLASE is supported New York State Office of Energy Research and Development (NYSERDA) and industry partners. For more information: https://glase.org/

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