Post-Doctoral Researcher

Research Emphasis

Exploring the genetic basis of adaptive evolution! Her current research involves the discovery and detection of SNPs in several evolved strains of E. coli. She is also updating the Haemophilus model and would be growing Haemophilus to determine its growth on several carbon sources and test its resistance to antibiotics. She is also interested in building a model for steroid metabolism.


Anuradha Raghunathan, postdoc (2005), Instructor at Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY

"Water is H2O, hydrogen two parts, oxygen one, but there is also a third thing, that makes it water and nobody knows what that is."
-D. H. Lawrence (1885-1930)


University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA (July 2002-present)

Post graduate Researcher III, Department of Bioengineering

Principal Investigator: Dr. Bernhard Ø. Palsson (Genetic Circuits Lab)

University of Florida, Gainesville, FL (May 2000 - June 2002)

Post doctoral Researcher, Department of Microbiology and Cell Science

Principal Investigator: Dr. James F. Preston (Ethanol group)

University of Lund, Sweden (November 1999- March 2000)

Guest Researcher, Chemical Engineering-I

Principal Investigator: Dr. Guido Zacchi (Bioethanol production)

Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, India (July 1995-2000)

Doctor of Philosophy, Department of Chemical Engineering

Principal Investigator: Dr. K. V. Venkatesh (Biosystems Lab)

Contact Information

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