Recent News

  • August 2018: We welcome our newest postdoc Ellie Bakker. Ellie has an interest on the environmental chemodynamics of organic matter
  • August 2018: We welcome Ziqian Chang who joined the group as a BEE M.Eng. student with an interest in computational simulations
  • August 2018: Ph.D. student Mina Sohltalab presented at the 256th ACS National Meeting in Boston, MA: “Insights from molecular dynamics simulations of substrate binding in a pH-affected fungal beta-glucosidase”
  • August 2018: Ph.D. student Rebecca Wilkes presented at the 256th ACS National Meeting in Boston, MA: “Metabolic network and mixed-carbohydrate utilization in Pseudomonas protegens Pf-5”
  • August 2018: Ph.D. student Caroll Mendonca presented at the Goldschmidt Conference in Boston, MA: “Cellular Metabolomics of Iron-Deficient Soil Bacteria Provides Mechanistic Insights into Coupling of Iron and Carbon Cycles”
  • August 2018: Dr. Aristilde presented at the Goldschmidt Conference in Boston, MA: “Structural Complexity in the Fate of Pharmaceuticals at Water-Mineral Interfaces: Computational and Spectroscopic Investigations”
  • June 2018: We welcome Michael Glaser, our newest M.S. graduate student. Welcome Michael!
  • April 2018: Cornell College of Agriculture and Life Sciences features EZRA Magazine Faculty Profile of Prof. Aristilde: Faculty profile: the quest to solve the mystery of carbon recycling.
  • April 2018: Prof. Aristilde was featured as one of the Spring 2018 Faculty profiles in EZRA Magazine-Cornell University’s Magazine.
  • April 2018: Just accepted manuscript in Environmental Science and Technology Letters
  • April 2018: Graduate student Rebecca Wilkes was awarded a NSF Graduate Research Fellowship to support her doctoral research on “Cellular-Level Investigation of Plastic Bioremediation.” Rebecca was also selected for an honorable mention by the Ford Fellowship Program. Congratulations Rebecca!