Marine Ecophysiology & Marine Microbiology

EMBC+ MODULE 2: Toolbox for investigating marine Biodiversity
semester: 
2
ects: 
5

Marine Microbiology:
Overview about microorganisms in the oceans and their role in global elemental cycles. Concept of biological species with regard to bacteria. Physiology: photoautotrophic and chemotrophic production, phototrophic microorganisms in marine systems. Microorganisms in carbon, nitrogen and sulphur cycles. Anaerobic microbes, fermentations and anaerobic respiration.
 

keywords: 
Ecophysiology of marine microorganisms, marine microbiology;