Coffee with SLAM finalists – Part 3

Emmanuel Schaan What’s your division?Physics Where did you do your graduate school?Astrophysics PhD from Princeton University Can you describe your research at LBNL?As a cosmologist, my research consists in matching the Universe’s initial conditions (the so-called cosmic microwave background) with its present, final state (the large-scale distribution of galaxies). This …

Coffee with SLAM finalists – Part 1

Margot Bezrutczyk What’s your division?JGI Where did you do your graduate school?Heinrich Heine University Can you describe your research at LBNL?I study plant-microbe interactions; specifically, I use single-cell technologies to characterize the relationship between plants and the root endosymbionts that provide them with nutrients. Why did you decide to participate …