Douglas Bartlett

Douglas Bartlett

Professor Bartlett will join ECODIM as an invited speaker for the Mini Symposium "Exploring the deepest and most mysterious regions of the ocean" to be held on January 15, 2016. His lecture is entitled "Microbial Life in Pacific Ocean Hadal Trenches: Sampling Approaches and Assessments of Diversity and Function".

He is a Professor of Marine Microbial Genetics at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego, United States.

His research interests are: Deep-sea microbial diversity and ecology; adaptations of deep-sea microbes to high pressure and low temperature, microbial genetics, genomics and functional genomics.