Dr. Yiping Cao

Yiping Cao (phonetic spelling "Tsao") is a senior microbiologist who specializes in molecular techniques, microbial ecological tools, and integrated statistical analysis. She received her B.S. in environmental chemistry from Nanjing University, P.R. China, in 1998, M.A. in applied statistics in 2004, and Ph.D. in environmental science and management in 2006, both from the University of California, Santa Barbara. Dr. Cao joined SCCWRP in February 2007. Her present research efforts focus on microbial source tracking and the development and implementation of molecular and statistical tools for assessing microbial contamination in waters.


E-mail: yipingc@sccwrp.org
Phone: (714) 755-3241
Address: 3535 Harbor Blvd., Suite 110, Costa Mesa, CA 92626