WORKSHOP: Microbiology of Polluted Aquatic Ecosystems

Dr. Petra Maria Becker becker at
Mon Jun 2 06:27:51 EST 1997

Notice of event

    4th and 5th December 1997

    First Announcement:


Workshop of the Water/Wastewater Section of the VAAM
(Vereinigung fuer Allgemeine und Angewandte Mikrobiologie - German
Association of General and Applied Microbiology)

Request for contributions to the following issues:

- Microbial communities dependent on the type and degree of pollution
    - taxonomic diversity - structure of communities
    - physiological diversity - functional interrelations
- Potentials and activities of species and communities to attenuate or
remove a contaminant
    - in-vitro
    - in-situ
- Strategies for increasing degradation ability
   - phenotypically / physiologically
   - genotypically
- Fate of released microorganisms 

-Water/Wastewater Section of the VAAM (German Association of General and
Applied Microbiology)
-Departments of Environmental Microbiology, Hydrogeology, Inland Water
Research and Remediation Research, UFZ Centre for Environmental Research,
-Water Research Centre, Berlin

UFZ Centre for Environmental Research Leipzig-Halle
Permoserstrasse 15, D-04301 Leipzig, Germany

Further Information and Registration:
Dr. P.M. Becker, Department of Remediation Research, Becker at

More information about the Microbio mailing list