Bibliographic Details

Encyclopedia of environmental microbiology / Gabriel Bitton.

Author / Creator Bitton, Gabriel.
Imprint New York : Wiley, c2002.
Description 6 v. (xxviii, 3527 p.) : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
Language English
Subject Microbial ecology -- Encyclopedias.
Sanitary microbiology -- Encyclopedias.
Microbial ecology.
Sanitary microbiology.
Encyclopedias.
Format Print, Book
URL for this record http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/4668795
Varying Form of Title Portion of title Environmental microbiology
ISBN 0471354503 (set : cloth : alk. paper)
0471360465 (v. 1 : alk. paper)
0471360473 (v. 2 : alk. paper)
0471360481 (v. 3 : alk. paper)
047136049X (v. 4 : alk. paper)
0471360503 (v. 5 : alk. paper)
0471360511 (v. 6 : alk. paper)
Notes "A Wiley-Interscience publication."
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Biofilms in the Food Industry
  • Biofilms: Bacterial-fungal biofilms
  • Biofiltration
  • Biofouling in the Marine Environment
  • Biofouling Industrial System
  • Biofouling: Chemical Control of Biofouling in Water Systems
  • Bioleaching
  • Bioleaching of metals
  • Bioluminescence, Methodology
  • Biomass: Soil Microbial Biomass
  • Biomineralization in Subsurface Environment
  • Bioplastics
  • Bioremediation of Soils
  • Bioremediation: An Overview of How Microbiological Processes Can be Applied to the cleanup of organic and inorganic environmental pollutants
  • Bioremediation: Aquatic Ecosystems
  • Biosolids: Anaerobic Digestion of
  • Biosurfactants: Types, Screening Methods and Applications
  • Bioterrorism
  • Biotrickling filters for air pollution control
  • Bottled Water, Microbiology of
  • Campylobacter jejuni and other Enteric Campylobacter
  • Carbon Transformations and Activity in Biofilms
  • Caves and Mines: Microbiological Sampling
  • Caves and Other Low-Light Environments: Aerophitic Photoautotrophic Microorganisms
  • Chemical weapons, biodegradation of
  • Cholera
  • Clostridium
  • Coagulation - Pathogens and parasites removal by
  • Cold Shock
  • Cold-Adapted Microorganisms: Adaptation Strategies and Biotechnological Potential
  • Coliform Bacteria - Control in Drinking Water Distribution Systems
  • Coliform Bacteria as Indicators of Water Quality
  • Compost: Biodegradation of Toxic Organic Compounds
  • Conditioning films in Aquatic Environment
  • Cretaceous Shales and Sandstones
  • Cryptosporidium: Basic Biology and Epidemiology
  • Cyanobacteria - Toxins in drinking water
  • Cyanobacteria in aquatic environments (freshwater and marine)
  • Cyclospora: Basic Biology, occurrence fate and methodologies
  • Data Analysis and Modeling
  • Denitrification in the Marine Environment
  • Desert Environments: Biological Soil Crusts
  • Desert Environments--Soil Communities in Cold Deserts
  • Desication by Exposure to Space Vacuum and extremely Dry Desserts: Effects on Microorganisms
  • Desulfurization of Fossil Fuels
  • Diatoms in biofilms
  • Disinfection of protozoa
  • Disinfection: Chlorine, monochloramine, chlorine dioxide
  • Drinking Water Distribution Systems
  • Ecological Significance of Subsurface Microorganisms
  • EndolithicMicroorganisms in Arid Regions
  • Endosymbiosis in Ecology and Evolution
  • Enhanced Detection of Airborne Microorganisms
  • Entamoeba Histolytica: Entamoeba Dispar
  • Enteroviruses in Water: Concentration and Dectection