Otto Cordero

Otto Cordero
  • Title Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Doherty Professor of Ocean Utilization
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  • Faculties Climate, Environment & Life Science
  • Address Room 48-429 15 Vassar Street Cambridge, MA, 02139
  • Telephone 617.230.4153
  • Research Website


  • 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.

Selected Publications