Sebastian Schmidt

Sebastian Schmidt

Ph.D. Student

Phone: +41 44 63 53153


Curriculum vitae

  • 2010-present: PhD student, University of Zürich
  • 2010: Diploma Thesis in Metabolic Systems Biology, Uwe Sauer lab, ETH Zürich.
  • 2010: MSc Environmental Engineering, École et Observatoire des Sciences de la Terre, Strasbourg, France.
  • 2010: Diploma in Biotechnology, École Supérieure de Biotechnologie Strasbourg, France.
  • 2009: Internship in Environmental Geochemistry, Tamar Kohn lab, EPF Lausanne.
  • 2008: Internship in Plant Physiology, Eva-Mari Aro lab, University of Turku, Finland.
  • 2008-10: research assistant, Carsten Mehring lab, Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience, Freiburg i. Br., Germany.
  • 2007: Biology, University of Freiburg i. Br., Germany.
  • 2005-6: Biology, University of Münster, Germany.

Research interests

Microbial ecology; microbial communities; metagenomics; methods for 16S sequence clustering; large-scale 16S-based data analysis.