Oak Ridge National
Lab Principal Investigator
Dwayne Elias, a Principal Investigator in the Environmental Component has a background in microbial physiology and ecology, especially as it relates to bioremediation and bacterial communities. His primary research interests focus on microbial physiology and ecology including Biochemical pathway elucidation and characterization within bacteria, Systems biology studies, Elucidation of the function of hypothetical genes, and Microbial interactions. Dwayne is the lead on the Synthetic Ecological Theory Campaign.