Smruthi Karthikeyan, PhD
Postdoctoral Researcher — she/her
Smruthi, a postdoctoral researcher at Knight lab, oversees SASEA’s wastewater surveillance system. She obtained her PhD in Environmental Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology, specializing in environmental microbial genomics, working at the interface of microbial microbial ecology, computational biology, and engineering. Smruthi is interested in using multi-omics approaches to provide a holistic view of environmental systems. She also enjoys reading, crosswords, biking, hiking, more reading, and is an occasional coffee snob.