Varada Khot

PhD Student

Energy Bioengineering Group

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Varada is currently an Ph.D student in the Energy Bioengineering Group under the supervision of Dr. Marc Strous. She received her B.Sc in Chemical Engineering with a specialization in Energy and Environment from University of Calgary in 2016. She worked in industry as a process engineer for 2 years before returning to graduate studies. Varada's Ph.D research goals are to understand the role of viruses in engineered microbial communities with the use of metagenomics and bioinformatics techniques.