Curriculum Vitae

  • 2014: CEE Research Innovation Award.
  • 2014: Kavli Frontiers of Science Fellow.
  • 2013: CEE Excellence in Research Program Development Award.
  • 2012: Appointed to the Carlton S. Wilder Junior Chair in Environmental Engineering.
  • 2012: Recipient of the Sigma Xi Young Faculty Research Award (Sigma Xi’s Georgia Tech Branch).
  • 2011: Recipient of the CEE Faculty Research Excellence Award (Georgia Tech)
  • 2010: Recipient of the International Skerman Award for Microbial Taxonomy (
  • 2010: Nominated for the Packard Fellowships for Science and Engineering by the Georgia Institute of Technology (
  • 2007: Distinguished Scientist Abroad Award. Hellenic National Defense General Staff, Athens, Greece.
  • 2000-2003: Recipient of the Bouyoukos Fellowship.