Month: February 2023


We have grown

The team has grown. A lot has happened since the last update in autumn 2022. So what is new? In November 2023, Karina Hernandez, an oceanographer from UNAM, Mexico, started her Ph.D. with us. Her research topic is methane cycling and microbial interactions mediated by minerals in marine sediments from arctic and subarctic coastlines. We hosted Teto Sheitshiro, a geomicrobiology Ph.D. student, from the University of Manchester (Lloyd lab). Teto has been with us for 3-months working on anaerobic methane oxidation coupled with iron reduction. Mid-January 2023, two molecular biology and biotechnology students from the University of Rome joined the…Continue readingWe have grown