Staying current in a discipline where advances are defined by methodological developments can be a challenge-that's why more people choose Microbial Ecology over any other resource available. Students, aswell as professionals in the field, will find Microbial Ecology, Fourth Edition a valuable resource.
Features and Benefits
Comprehensive coverage of the principles, methodology, and applications of microbial ecology.
Authors are both well-known, respected scientists in their fields- Atlas for his pioneering work in inoremediation and Bartha for his research into the interactions between man-made synthetic pollutants and
New to this Edition
Improved pedagogy includes expanded end-of-chapter summaries, new end-of-chapter review questions, and new boxed highlights.
Enhanced coverage of hot topics such as biofilms, thermal vent communities, extreme habitats, starvation response, molecular methods for studying microbial ecology, microbial biodiversity, biodegradation and bioremediation.
Extensive updating includes the latest research findings and references.
Over 45 new art and photos illustrate complex concepts and processes.