Dr. Padma Gunda

Philomathia Alternative Energy Fund

Post-Doctoral Fellow

A Philomathia Fellow at the Energy Biosciences Institute at UC Berkeley, Dr. Gunda obtained her doctorate in molecular and cell biology at UC Berkeley, where she focused on plant biomass degradation by fungal enzymes. Her current work involves the role of water in biofuels, assessing environmental and socioeconomic impacts during large-scale production and conversion of plant biomass to liquid fuel.

  • UC Berkeley