Work History

Work History

Häggblom Distinguished Professor

Max
Häggblom Distinguished Professor and Chair in Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology, SEBS Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey MY AREAS OF EXPERIENCE(GENERAL & SPECIFIC): Study functioning of Microbiomes(microbial communities) Micropollutants/Pharmaceutical and Personal care products(PPCP) degradation Pharmaceutical wastewater treatment, Biotransformation of PPCP compounds SCIENTIFIC SKILLS:-Pharmaceutical Microbiology: Microbial Ecology/ microbiome studies, Microcosm setup,-Bioremediation: Pharmaceutical and Personal care products(PPCP) Page1 Analysis, Waste water treatment survey of Influent and effluent samples, Sampling downstream rivers. Ecotoxicology: Analysis of PPCP and metabolites in Zebra Fish embryonic development-Analytical techniques: HPLC, Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry(GC-MS) for detection of PPCP analytes and their degradation products, LC-MS for PPCP analysis(in collaboration).

Nov 2015 - Present

Post Doctoral Research Fellow

Rutgers University
Post Doctoral Research Associate http://dbm.rutgers.edu/labs/haggblom Working with Professor Dr. Max Häggblom Distinguished Professor and Chair in Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology , SEBS Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey MY AREAS OF EXPERIENCE (GENERAL & SPECIFIC) : Study functioning of Microbiomes (microbial communities) Micropollutants/ Pharmaceutical and Personal care products (PPCP) degradation Pharmaceutical wastewater treatment, Biotransformation of PPCP compounds SCIENTIFIC SKILLS : - Pharmaceutical Microbiology: Microbial Ecology/microbiome studies, Microcosm setup, - Bioremediation: Pharmaceutical and Personal care products (PPCP) Analysis, Waste water treatment survey of Influent and effluent samples, Sampling downstream rivers. - Ecotoxicology: Analysis of PPCP and metabolites in Zebra Fish embryonic development - Analytical techniques: HPLC, Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry (GC-MS) for detection of PPCP analytes and their degradation products, LC-MS for PPCP analysis (in collaboration).
Nov 2015 - Present

Post Doctoral Research Fellow

Rutgers University, Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology
Post Doctoral Research Fellow at and Biologi (6 months) Post Doctoral Research Associate http://dbm.rutgers.edu/labs/haggblom Working with Professor
Feb 2011 - Sep 2015

Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne(EPFL)

Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne(EPFL)
PhD student at (4 years 8 months) Bioremediation/Biodegradation of chlorinated solvents-Persistent Bioaccumulative and Toxic Organic Pollutants(POPs)-Halogenated hydrocarbon biotransformation PhD thesis: Understanding the metabolism of tetrachloroethene-respiring Dehalobacter restrictus: From genome analysis, corrinoid cofactor biosynthesis to regulation of the reductive dehalogenases. Advisors: Holliger, Christof; Maillard

Education

Education
2011 - 2015

PHD Doctorate

Ecole polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne
2009 - 2010

Ecole polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne
2008 - 2010

M.Sc

VIT university Vellore Institute of Technology
2005 - 2008

B.Sc

NVPAS College
2002 - 2002

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