Dr Emmanuel Gonzalez EscobarResearch Associate - Plant Biochemist
Emmanuel’s background and interests are in the post-translational regulation of photosynthetic proteins. His current research at Lancaster University involves finding genetic variation in crop plant Rubiscos. He is also interested about the future agriculture and find ways to grow crops in a more sustainable and environmentally friendly way.
In 2018, Emmanuel founded a not-for-profit research initiative called Seanasol, which aims to develop suistanable and equitable farming practices for remote, urban and low-gravity environments. Seanasol is collaborating with space exapansion scientists to build the infrastructure necessary for space farming.