Bioprocess Engineering

Brendan T. Higgins, PhD

Brendan Higgins is an assistant professor in Biosystems Engineering. He grew up in Davis, CA where he gained an appreciation for environmental protection and sustainability. Brendan received his bachelors in civil engineering at Northwestern University and he attended graduate school at UC Davis where he received his masters degree in Transportation Technology & Policy and his PhD in Biological Systems Engineering. He studies biological processes that incorporate algae and bacteria for waste remediation, water quality, biofuels, and high-value nutraceuticals.

Lab 2017

Lab photo 2017. From left to right: Kaiyan Li, Haixin Peng, Brendan Higgins, Matt Preisser

Last Updated: May 11, 2017