Ananda Bhattacharjee, PhD

Postdoctoral Scientist
Phone: +1 (207) 315-2567, ext. 410
Fax: +1 (207) 315-2329

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B.Sc. Microbiology, Biochemistry, and Chemistry, Osmania University, 2005

M.Sc. Environmental Studies, University of Delhi , 2006

M. Phil Zoology, University of Delhi, 2010

Ph.D. Environmental Engineering, University of Utah, 2011-present

Research Interests

  • Viral ecology
  • Microbial Ecogenomics: Developing “omics” approach to investigate the intricate interaction between microbial communities.
  • Microbe-Microbe and Host-microbe interaction (in biofilms).
  • Single cell/viral genomics.
  • Bioremediation and Environmental Biotechnology applications.
  • Synthetic biology applications for environmental problems with emphasis on nutrient cycling

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