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Eric A. Layton received a Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering degree from the University of Florida with an extensive understanding of solar power, bioenergy, and sustainable solutions. Mr. Layton has specific skill sets in designing solar systems, design and engineering of biofuel systems, and nuclear reactor training from the University of Florida. Mr. Layton has a proven ability to use applied research, especially when he designed and built the largest educational solar powered biodiesel facility in the United States in Gainesville, Florida. He was also the lead researcher into using solar power to grow algae in order to produce biodiesel. Mr. Layton grew several algal strains for future algae biodiesel research including construction of a 100% solar powered photobioreactor system while at University of Florida. His current endeavors involve consulting for solar electric as well as solar hot water systems across the Southeast United States. Mr. Layton is actively involved with the design, engineering, installation, and monitoring of many solar systems with International Renewable Energy in the United States and across the world.