Microbial diversity and microbiology of extreme environments

Description

The group of microbial diversity and microbiology of extreme environments is devoted to investigate the functional role of microbial diversity in a variety of environments, and different microorganisms, their genes and biomolecules with a special, but not exclusive, focus on extremophiles. A wide range of techniques and procedures are generally applied […]

Environmental Microbiology and Cultural Heritage

Definition:

Environmental Microbiology (subterranean, terrestrial and aquatic environments), especially focused on biodegradation of materials and pollutants, biodeterioration and conservation of Cultural Heritage. Biogeochemical cycle of the elements. Geochemistry and environmental chemistry.

Objectives:

The objectives of the group are framed inside environmental microbiology in […]