Luis Canas

Luis Canas
Luis Canas
Director of the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) International Programs, Associate Professor and Extension Specialist in Entomology at Ohio State University
Degree Information: 
Ph.D. 2000 Purdue University: Entomology, Biological Control
M.S. 1996 Purdue University: Entomology, Biological Control
B.S. 1994 Panamerican College of Agriculture: Plant Protection
Biography: 

Dr. Luis Canas is Director of the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) International Programs, Associate Professor and Extension Specialist in Entomology at Ohio State University. Dr. Canas is nationally and internationally recognized as an expert in the management of insect pests that attack plants in controlled environments, with more than 25 years of experience. His research provides applied solutions to problems caused by thrips, whiteflies and mites among others. His areas of expertise include insect management using insecticides and biological control agents, biodemography, insect‐plant interactions.