Erika is visiting our lab for an entire semester!

Erika Espinosa-Ortiz is an Assistant Research Professor working at the Center for Biofilm Engineering (CBE) at Montana State University. She won the NSF EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement (RII) award to join our lab for a semester!

Erika’s work focuses on the use of engineered multi-domain biofilms for water, wastewater and soil remediation. In our group, she¬†will be working with MABRs and microsensors, as well as fungal biofilms characterization.

Welcome Erika!!