Biology-BECC Minisymposium: “The microbial control of biogeochemistry across the aquatic-terrestrial divide”
Register by 20 May at 12.00 here
11.30-13.10. Registration and a light lunch.
13.10-13.15. Introduction and overview of symposium.
13.15-14.15. David Kirchman: “Microbial growth in soil and aquatic habitats" - Department seminar and symposium keynote
14.15-15.30. Posters and coffee outside of the blue hall.
15.30-15.50. Dolly Kothawala: “The interplay between organic matter, microbes and the environment across aquatic and
15.50-16.10. Stefano Manzoni: “Decomposer organisms and water: thirsty, hungry, or breathless?"
16.10-16.30. Robert Björk: “Arctic shrubification: implication for carbon dynamics"
16.30-17.30. Poster awards, general discussion, and wrap-up.
This symposium is part of the BECC Grand Challenge theme Carbon Cycle & Climate Change - 4C