Expertise

Research Interests:

  • Algal biofuels
  • Organism interaction
  • Wastewater treatment
  • Life cycle assessment
  • Process modeling

Keywords:

  • Algae Bacteria
  • Organism interaction
  • Wastewater treatment
  • Biofuels
  • Life cycle assessment
  • Process modeling

Interests Areas: Food and Biological Engineering

He studies biological processes that incorporate algae and bacteria for waste remediation, water quality, biofuels, and high-value nutraceuticals.

Research Projects:

  • Integration of anaerobic digestion with algae cultivation
  • Remediation of poultry litter through microbial processes
  • Algal-bacterial interaction for advanced wastewater treatment and biofuel production
Past Affiliations

Lecturer, Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering, College of Engineering, University of California, Davis (past)

PhD Student, Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering, College of Engineering, University of California, Davis (past)

Communities
Agriculture
Degrees
PhD, University of California, Davis, Biological Systems Engineering, 2014
MS, University of California, Davis, Transportation Technology & Policy, 2011
BS, Northwestern University, Civil Engineering, 2009
Keywords
biofuel wastewater treatment life cycle assessment algae bioenergy organism interaction stem education biological engineering mass transfer microbial ecology