UW Research

April 12, 2018

UW researchers use cloud computing to turn lake microbes into allies for a cleaner world

A single scoop of sediment collected from the bottom of Lake Washington may not look like much to the untrained eye, but for UW researchers, the complex microbial communities living in the mud might hold the key to creating a cleaner environment.

Professor Dave Beck and Vice Provost Mary Lidstrom are featured. Read the full article in UW TODAY.