Lab News


Bikash published a working life piece in Science titled "Driving for a Difference"! April 30 2021

Johnathan won the microbiology summer undergraduate research award! May 5 2020

Bikash won the Graduate Student Teaching Award! May 5 2020

Will defended his Master's thesis! March 6 2020

The lab goes axe throwing together! December 13 2019

John defended his dissertation! November 9 2018

The Fozo lab goes to Mossman - June 4 2018

Our lab in boxes - May 30 2018

The lab has worked hard, but we are pretty much ready for the move!

Access to new building GRANTED! - May 17 2018

The Ken and Blaire Mossman building is undergoing the finishing touches, but after many months of looking at the outside of the building, we were granted access to look at the innards.

Fozo lab racks up some wins at the Micro Awards Ceremony! - April 30 2018

Congrats to Bikash who was awarded the David C. White Travel Award. He is looking to attend the Wind River Meeting this summer. Thomas was awarded a Summer Research Award. John was awarded the Micro Research Excellence Award along with the Timothy L. Cokkinias Award. Congrats to them!

New Paper! - November 17 2017

Congratulations to Holly and everyone involved on their recent accepted publication in AEM! It will be coming out in January with an even cooler aspect. COVER IMAGE RECOGNITION! Pics to follow. Congrats again!

Happy Halloween! - October 31 2017

The UTK Micro department held their annual Halloween dress-up contest. The theme this year was “TV Shows”, which could be a hefty task given the crazy budgets allotted to TV shows these days. We decided to go with Diners Drive-ins and Dives. I think we did an amazing job and we were recognized for second place recognition. The first place winners blew everyone out of the water. However, if you were to calculate the effort+time+money to placement ratio…I think we came out ahead.

Lab Cleanup - September 5 2017

It’s been a long time since we gave the lab a good purging. In anticipation of the move to Walters Life Science 2.0 aka the Mossman Building, we have begun to remove some of the non-essentials that we have collected over time.

Happy Holidays! - December 25 2016

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