Research from the Biofilm Engineering and Drug Discovery (BEDD) group was featured at the 2015 Annual Student Conference (November 6-9) and the 2015 AIChE Annual Meeting (November 8-13) in Salt Lake City, UT.
- Abiye Mekonnen (a graduate student in Chemical Engineering) presented a poster titled: “Impacts of Varying Hydrodynamics Conditions and Mass Transfer on Staphylococcus aureus Biofilms and Their Resistance to Antimicrobial Agents” at the Engineering Fundamentals in Life Science Poster session.
Biofilm Adhesive and Kinetic Properties Under Hydrodynamic Influences During Early Evolution Stages
Contribution of Terrestrial Bacteria to Iodine Biogeochemical Cycling
Small Molecule Inhibitors of the Phosphoenolpyruvate-Phosphotransferase System
Harnessing Microbial Signals for Biofilm Control
- Earlier in the conference, Mahtab Waseem (a sophomore student in Chemical Engineering) won a prize for presenting a poster in the Food, Pharmaceutial, and Biotechnology session of the Student Poster Competition (see related post below).