Aquaponics, Hydroponics, and Sustainable Food Futures

Project Type: Professional Development Program
Funds awarded in 2019: $89,443.00
Projected End Date: 09/30/2023
Grant Recipient: Kansas State University
Region: North Central
State: Kansas
Project Coordinator:
Dr. Cary Rivard
Kansas State University
Nikolaos Katsoulas, Ph.D., is a professor at the University of Thessaly in Volos, Greece. He also is director of the Lab of Agricultural Constructions and Environmental Control and of the Institute of Rural Development of the IASON University Center for Innovation Research and Development. He has 18 years academic, research and teaching experience. He is specialized in microclimate control in agricultural buildings with emphasis in greenhouses. His research interests include technologies, automations, design, modeling and control in greenhouses, irrigation scheduling, hydroponic and aquaponic systems, energy management, renewable energy sources, microalgae production and others. He has long-term stays for research cooperation and teaching in several organizations around the world.
Nikolaos Katsoulas, University of Thessaly
Target audience:
This product is associated with the project "Capacity Building in Urban Food Systems in the North Central Region"
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