Dr Ernesta Malinauskyte
Principal Research Scientist
Dr. Ernesta Malinauskyte earned her PhD in Chemical Engineering at Kaunas University of Technology (Lithuania). She joined TRI Princeton in 2016. Currently, in the role of Principal Research Scientist, Ernesta is responsible for leading a team of results-driven researchers investigating all textures fiber interactions with hair care, chemical & physical treatments, environmental insults (UV, particles, and ozone), as well as developing new claims substantiation methods for all types of hair and devices. Ernesta with the team also work on expanding TRI research capabilities in the microbiome, hemp products use for textile & skincare areas.