Vera Smirnova

VP External

Hometown: Moscow, Russia
Alma Mater: UC San Diego (BS), Columbia University (MS)
Department: Civil and Environmental Engineering
Advisor: Sanjay Mohanty
Email: vsmirnova@ucla.edu

Bio and Interests

My research looks at how the surface properties of microplastics affect their interactions and fate in the subsurface environments. I love outdoors and nature, playing volleyball and board games. Always down for a hiking, camping and skiing trips!