Richard Kibbee, MLT

Research Associate
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Carleton University

1125 Colonel By Drive,
Ottawa, ON., K1S 5B6
[Office: Mackenzie Building 3372]


Research Interests:
Development of DNA isolation and live-dead qPCR protocols for the detection and quantification of wastewater treatment process indicator microorganisms. Investigating helminth ova identification and viability testing procedures for wastewater. Use of qPCR for the quantification of Ascaris as a predictor for sludge treatment processes.

Recent Publications:
Kibbee R., Linklater N., Ormeci B. 2013. Eliminating false positives in a qPCR assay for the detection of the uidA gene in Escherichia coli. J Water Health. 2013 Sep;11(3):382-6. doi: 10.2166/wh.2013.201.