Built environment

Built environment

Metagenomics of green building microbiome

  • Longitudinal study of the microbial (bacterial / fungal) colonization of ¬†surface & air of Green building
  • Occupant tracking and correlation with microbiome
  • Occupant behavior modification in response to Green building environment

Collaborators: Meschke Lab, Burpee Group


Wastewater treatment plant microbiome

  • Probing the bacterial & viral communities of anaerobic digesters
  • Virome analysis of acetoclastic methanogens

Collaborators: Meschke Lab, Heidi Gough, John Ferguson


Funding: Bullitt Foundation, University of Washington Royalty Research Fund