Vinicius Amaral

download1-e1536802818497.pngVinicius Amaral is pursuing a PhD. in Ocean Sciences at UC Santa Cruz under the guidance of Phoebe Lam. He is from Encinitas, CA and holds a B.S.E. in Civil and Environmental Engineering from Princeton University. His research interests include trace metal scavenging on marine particles, and investigating how interactions between organic and inorganic particles influence the efficiency of the biological pump.