Program: Ph.D., Environmental Engineering, 2014.
Hometown: Lima, Peru
Education: B.S. University of Virginia, M.S. Northwestern University
Major(s): Civil and Environmental Engineering
Research interests: Biofilms and their role as important reservoirs for pathogens in water distribution systems. Characterizing the microbial community composition of drinking water distribution system biofilms using DNA pyrosequencing techniques.
Current Position: Principal Microbiologist, Nalco