Thomas Corbett is a postdoc based at Uppsala University, where he is working with Anna Neubeck and Anna Rosling. Thomas will focus on enhancing the microbial weathering rates of silicate minerals. Thomas will also investigate the microbial mechanisms and processes, working with the reactor development team.
Originally from New Zealand, he studied a BA/BSc (chemistry, political studies, and philosophy) and BSc Honours (chemistry) at The University of Auckland. Afterwards, he completed his PhD in Earth Science at The University of Waikato, where his interest in biogeochemical processes developed. He is passionate about the development of mitigation technologies. His hobbies include squash, golf, football, hiking, fishing and woodwork.