PDF completed Dec 2016
Microbial diversity, activity, and ecology of University Valley Permafrost, Antarctic. NASA ASTEP Project
Genomic, Transcriptomic, and proteomic analyses of cryophilic permafrost strains.
PhD completed November 2016
Understanding the role of viromes in polar cryoenvironments.
Effects of Climate Change on Permafrost Microbial Communities / Stable Isotope Probing and “omic” Analyses of Permafrost Samples
Kelly Chan Yam
Microbial diversity / ecology / activity in a Antarctic Dry Valley water track, a Mars analogue RSL.
MSc Biotechnology Program / starts PhD in Jan. 2017
Determination of cryophilic enzyme potential of polar microorganisms
MSc Biotechnology Program
Screening and characterization of polar microbes as microbial concrete admixtures.
Development of a prototype cryo-ichip for culturing the unculturable.
Development of MICRO life detection platforms for Mars Sample Return Protocols and Planetary Protection