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  • 08/09/2019 – PI Mis Solval attended the 2019 UGA New Faculty Tour.
  • 08/01/2019 – Boran Yan joins Mis Solval’s lab as a M.S. student. Boran comes from China and will be working on developing value-added products from Georgia-grown pomegranate.
  • 08/01/2019 – Peter Chirelli joined Mis Solval’s lab as a M.S. Student. Peter comes from the University of Florida where he obtained his B.S. in Food Science and will work on developing innovative food applications using Cannonball jellyfish.
  • 06/01/2019 – Nan Jiang was selected by the GA Sea Grant to receive a prestigious Graduate Research Traineeship. She and PI Mis Solval will be awarded $33 K to support the M.S. research project of Ms. Jiang. Congratulations Nan!
  • 01/05/2019 – Emerson Garcia, an undergraduate student from Zamorano University, joins Mis Solval’s lab as a Research Visiting Scholar. Emerson will work on developing high value products using cannonball jellyfish. Welcome Emerson!
  • 11/01/2019 – PI Mis Solval received a $10 K from GA Sea Grant’s Program Development to develop gelatin powders from cannonball jellyfish.
  • 08/01/2018 – Nan Jian joins Mis Solval’s lab as the first graduate student. Nan will work on developing microencapsulated probiotic powders using collagen extracted from cannonball jellyfish.