Otto X. Cordero, Ph.D.

Co-Director, PriME
Doherty Assistant Professor of Ocean Utilization, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Otto X. Cordero’s website

Otto X. Cordero received a B.S. in computer and electrical engineering from the Polytechnic University of Ecuador, an M.Sc. in artificial intelligence from Utrecht University, and a Ph.D. in theoretical biology, also from Utrecht University. His main research focus is the ecology and evolution of natural microbial collectives. The Cordero lab is interested in understanding how social and ecological interactions at micro-scales impact the global productivity, stability and evolutionary dynamics of microbial ecosystems.

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