NSF Engineering Research Center for the Internet of Things for Precision Agriculture (IoT4Ag)

Principal Investigator: Cherie Kagan (U Penn)

Co-PI: David Arnold (UF sub-award PI)

Sponsor: NSF

Start Date: September 1, 2020

End Date: August 30, 2025

Amount: $5,100,000


The IoT4Ag ERC will study ways to use the Internet of Things (IoT) and artificial intelligence (AI) to enhance precision agriculture that will provide maximum crop yield while using the minimum amount of water, energy, and chemicals. Faculty from the Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering will play a pivotal role in providing data communications via IoT and application of AI to problems facing the agricultural sector.

NSF PI:  Cherie Kagan (U Penn)

NSF Co-PI:  David Arnold (UF sub-award PI)

Other UF Personnel:  Alina Zare (ECE), Diane Rowland (Agronomy), Ian Small (Plant Pathology), David Miller (Education), William Eisenstadt (ECE)

More Information: https://nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward?AWD_ID=1941529