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Gareth (Gary) Trubl

Gareth (Gary) Trubl is a research scientist and microbiologist at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. His research focuses on meta-omic approaches combined with other tools, such as stable isotope probing, to detect and characterize viruses and virus-microbe interactions in soil ecosystems. 

His research interests include:

  • Microbial ecology
  • Virology
  • Environmental science
  • Biogeochemistry
  • Astrobiology
  • Geobiology
  • Soil microbiology
  • Meta-omics
  • Climate change
  • Biotechnology

He is serving on the EMSL User Executive Committee until October 2025. He represents both the Environmental Transformations and Interactions and Functional and Systems Biology science areas.