Stanford Experts

Alfred Spormann

Title:
Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and of Chemical Engineering

Email:
spormann@stanford.edu

Phone:
(650) 723-3668

Website:
https://profiles.stanford.edu/alfred-spormann

Description

Professor Spormann  investigates molecular microbial metabolism and its linkage to ecological and evolutionary processes; the distinguishing features of novel microbial metabolism and how molecular and biochemical differences in metabolism shape microbial fitness; and novel microbial metabolism with relevance to bio-remediation, bio-energy, and intestinal microbiology.