Research and Development Technician
Research Areas: Biomass Feedstock National User Facility ; Bioenergy Technologies
Biography: Rachel Colby is a research and development laboratory technician who has been with the Idaho National Laboratory since 1998. She holds an associate’s of applied sciences degree in welding technology from New Mexico State University and has worked in welding and machining, materials, chemistry, microscopy, quality assurance and logistics. Rachel has been a part of the Biofuels and Renewable Energy Department since 2008, where she is involved in sample collection, processing, moisture measurement, ashing analysis, flowability testing, as well as other areas.
A.A.S., Welding Technology - Dona Ana Branch Community College (Branch of New Mexico State University)