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Desmond Lun

Professor of Computer Science
Desmond Lun

Phone: (856) 225-6094 (office) 
Email: dslun@camden.rutgers.edu
Online bio: crab.rutgers.edu/~dslun

Lun’s research has focused on how to alter the genetic makeup of E. coli to produce biodiesel fuel derived from fatty acids; using computer modeling to more accurately analyze DNA evidence; and developing of new methods to fight tuberculosis.

Areas of Expertise:

  • Synthetic biology
  • Engineering of microorganisms for biofuel production
  • Biological signal processing