Ben Long

| | Australian National University

Research Fellow Ben Long is a researcher at the College of Medicine, Biology and Environment at The Australian National University. He completed his BS and Ph.D. at La Trobe University’s School of Botany. His work has been published in Plant Physiology, the Journal of Biological Chemistry, and other publications. Ben has a keen interest in cyanobacterial physiology and biochemistry. His work focuses on carboxysome structure and function. As part of the RIPE project, he will be looking at ways to enhance photosynthesis by incorporating both alpha and beta-carboxysomes and their constituent complexes into chloroplasts.