About the Authors

Patrick F. Suthers, Madhukar S. Dasika, Costas D. Maranas
Department of Chemical Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Vinay Satish Kumar
Department of Industrial Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Gennady Denisov, John I. Glass
J. Craig Venter Institute, Rockville, Maryland, United States of America

Corresponding Author

costas@psu.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JIG CDM. Performed the experiments: PFS MSD VSK. Analyzed the data: PFS GD. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: CDM. Wrote the paper: PFS MSD. Edited the paper: JIG CDM.