Quade Digweed

Junior Greenhouse Engineer
  • Help greenhouse researchers collect climate data, assess and develop new research tools
  • Evaluate new technologies to improve greenhouse energy usage, climate control and productivity
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Current research and/or projects

Support greenhouse researchers through the collection of climate data, equipment design, and the development and assessment of new research tools.

Research and/or project statements

  • Determine effects of impact and vibration on greenhouse vegetables shelf life and quality using realistic sensors
  • Design of sensor towers to monitor climate and collection of energy use data to evaluate effectiveness of new cover materials
  • Development of new measurement tools for earlier detection of greenhouse pests

Education and awards

B.Eng Mechanical, Lakehead University 2017

Dip. Engineering Technology (Mechanical), Lakehead University 2015

Affiliations

Professional Engineers Ontario - EIT

 

Language

English