Team Members

Our team is comprised of highly skilled researchers from diverse backgrounds including chemistry, materials science, agricultural and biosystems engineering, natural resource ecology and management, and architecture and design. This diversity helps us be more innovative in the development of new products.

Team Members are:

David Grewell - Chairperson

Department of Agricultural & Biosystems Engineering

Nuria Acevedo

Department of Food Science & Human Nutrition

Xianglan Bai

Department of Mechanical Engineering

John Beghin

Department of Economics

Peggy Best

Center for Crops Utilization Research

Robert Brown

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Jason Chen

Department of Chemistry

Eric Cochran

Department of Chemical & Biological Engineering

Matthew Darr

Department of Agricultural & Biosystems Engineering

William Graves

Department of Horticulture

Nastaran Hashemi

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Nacu Hernandez

Department of Chemical & Biological Engineering

Darren Jarboe

Center for Crops Utilization Research

Malika Jeffries-El

Department of Chemistry

George Kraus

Department of Chemistry

Buddhi Lamsal

Department of Food Science & Human Nutrition

Chris Martin

Department of Art & Design

Reza Montazami

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Mikesch Muecke

Department of Art & Design

Lynne Mumm

Office of Intellectual Property and Technology Transfer

Balaji Narasimhan

Department of Chemical & Biological Engineering

Carey Novak

Center for Industrial Research and Service

Rudy Pruszko

Center for Industrial Research and Service

D. Raj Raman

Department of Agricultural & Biosystems Engineering

David Ringholz

Department of Art & Design

Iris Rivero

Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering

Kurt Rosentrater

Department of Agricultural & Biosystems Engineering

James Schrader

Department of Horticulture

Joey Talbert

Department of Food Science & Human Nutrition

Martin Thuo

Department of Materials Science & Engineering

Keith Vorst

Department of Food Science & Human Nutrition

Tong Wang

Department of Food Science & Human Nutrition

Chris Williams

Department of Civil, Construction & Environmental Engineering

Chunhui Xiang

Department of Apparel, Events & Hospitality Management