Michael Carlson

Michael Carlson

CTO & Co-founder, CarboNet

Biography

As CTO and Co-founder of CarboNet, Michael Carlson invented the NanoNet chemical platform as part of his PhD in biochemistry. Inspired by the lack of innovation in industrial water treatment, Carlson discovered a way to combine polymers and surfactants to target and control water contaminants for removal. His innovation provides the backbone for CarboNet’s IP, helping various industries accelerate their transition to recycled water.