Thariq Mohammed received his Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Guelph specializing in sustainable energy design. He is currently working with Gryph Energy as an MASc. candidate. His interests lie in the sustainable power generation and multi phase flow fields. He is currently part of the Airlift team and hopes to integrate solar and other sustainable power sources for the airlift in rural areas and in developing countries. He also investigates different applications of the airlift including his recent work on the applications of the airlift in bioreactors.