Roger Buelow is the Chief Technology Officer of AeroFarms. In this role, he leads the company’s innovation and capabilities team, and works closely with R&D and Business Development. Prior to joining AeroFarms, he served as the CTO of Energy Focus for ten years leading their R&D, Engineering, and Operations to refit the U.S. Navy with LEDs. Roger has developed lights that help regulate sleep cycles and set the world record for most efficient solar cell and he has been the principal investigator on over a dozen federally funded research contracts spanning military and civilian technologies. He has over 20 years of experience in government and the private sector and holds 20 patents covering a wide array of technologies. Roger has a BS in Mathematics and an MS in Systems and Control Engineering from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio.