Technology International Incorporated 0f Virginia
Dr. Ipek Goktepe


Ph.D. and a M.Sc. in Food Science, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
M.Sc. in Environmental Toxicology, Louisiana State University.
B.S. Fisheries, University of Istanbul, Turkey.

Research Interests

Dr. Goktepe is a senior research scientist at TII and her research work include Development of rapid tests for detection of pathogens in foods. Development of methods to eliminate muddy flavor in catfish by smoking Use of ELISA assays for detecting off-flavor compounds (MIB) in catfish. Investigation of the toxicity of neem-based pesticides on aquatic animals. Use of cell culture assays for in vitro modeling of pesticide toxicity.