Our Team

Staff
Name Specialization Contact
Devin G Peterson, PhD
Director
614-688-2723
peterson.892@osu.edu
Smaro Kokkinidou, PhD
Associate Director
614-688-2758
kokkinidou.1@osu.edu
Julie Peterson, MS
Center Coordinator and Sensory Scientist
614-688-2758
peterson.910@osu.edu
Post Docs
Name Specialization Contact
Sagar Deshpande, PhD
Postdoctoral Associate
Characterization of Mouthfeel Activity
deshpande.116@osu.edu
Laurianne Paravisini, PhD
Postdoctoral Associate
Flavor and Color Formation
paravisini.1@osu.edu
Eric Schwartz, PhD
Postdoctoral Associate
Mechanisms of Flavor Formation
schwartz.1620@osu.edu
Students
Name Specialization Contact
Wen Cong
PhD Student
Flavoromics/ Chemometrics
cong.28@osu.edu
Geoffrey Dubrow
PhD Student
Flavoromics / Chemometrics
dubrow.7@osu.edu
Benjamin Gelinas
PhD Student
Flavoromics / Chemometrics
gelinas.7@osu.edu
Theresa Pham
PhD Student
Mechanisms of Flavor Release
pham.314@osu.edu
Sichaya Sittipod
PhD Student
Maillard Reaction
sittipod.1@osu.edu
Mariana Trikusuma
MS Student
Protein as a Flavor Carrier
trikusuma.1@osu.edu
Xue Wang
PhD Student
Bitterness in Hazelnuts
wang.7853@osu.edu