Anna Carratala Ripolles

Fields of expertise

Environmental microbiology and virology
Ecology and diversity of human viruses
Directed experimental evolution of microorganisms
Water quality and disinfection
Photoinactivation of microorganisms
Microbial interactions

Professional course

Research scientist Laboratory of Environmental Chemistry EPFL from April 2017.
Postdoctoral researcher Laboratory of Environmental Chemistry EPFL 2013-2017
Research internship Laboratory of Integrative Biology of Marine Organisms (BIOM) Observatoire Océanologique Banyuls sur Mer, France February-October 2012.
Research internship Laboratory for Zoonoses and Environmental Microbiology National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands July 2011.
Research internship Laboratory of Compared and Environmental Virology Institute Oswaldo Cruz. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil July 2010.
PhD student Laboratory of viral contaminants University of Barcelona 2008-2013


Ph.D. Environmental Microbiology University of Barcelona 2008-2013
Master Advanced Microbiology Biology 2007-2008
Degree Biology University of Barcelona 2001-2007
Open Water, Advanced and Rescue Diver 2008-2017