UMD: A Globally Connected University

John Lea-Cox

2120 Plant Sciences Building
College Park, MD 20742
Work Phone: 
301 405 4323
Expert Credentials: 

See my Faculty Webpage at, USDA-SCRI Sensor Network project website at Green Industry Knowledge center at

Area of Expertise: 

Water and Nutrient Management, Conservation for the Nursery and Greenhouse Industries; Real-time environmental sensoring systems for irrigation and plant disease management; Web-based Knowledge Centers; Distance Learning; Costa Rica, South Africa

Country of Expertise: 
BSc, MSc Horticulture University of Natal, South Africa,Ph.D Plant Physiology University of Florida,Postdoctoral RA National Research Council NASA, Kennedy Space Center