Coffee Research Project

A multidisciplinary team of researchers studied coffee. Fundamental studies of the genetics, biochemistry, microbiology, and physiology were conducted by CAPS researchers. The goals of such research were to identify how environmental factors affect coffee quality and identify opportunities for increasing its value to consumers. Faculty included:

Principal Investigator: Erich Grotewold

Co-Investigator: Ana Alonso

Co-Investigator: Enrico Bonello

Co-Investigator: Thaddeus Ezeji

Co-Investigator: Thomas Mitchell

Co-Investigator: Joshua Blakeslee

Press Release information for this project can be found here [Coffee].