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Otto Cordero

Otto Cordero


  • BSc: Computer Engineering, 2003, Escuela Superior Politecnica (Ecuador)
  • MSc Computer Science, 2005, University of Utrecht
  • Ph.D. Theoretical Biology and Bioinformatics, 2009, University of Utrecht

Research Interests

Professor Cordero studies the ecology and evolution of natural microbial collectives. His lab is interested in understanding how social and ecological interactions at micro-scales impact the global productivity, stability and evolutionary dynamics of microbial ecosystems.

Awards and Honors

  • 2023 Simons Investigators in Aquatic Microbial Ecology

Selected Publications