Ben Long| | Australian National University
Ben Long is a senior research fellow at the College of Medicine, Biology and Environment at The Australian National University. 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. He completed his bachelor’s degree and doctorate at La Trobe University’s School of Botany. His work has been published in Plant Physiology, Nature Communications, and other publications.