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Algae World (Hardcover)

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Algal World has been carefully written and edited with an interdisciplinary appeal and aims to bring all aspects of Algae together in one volume. The 22 chapters are divided into two different parts which have been authored by eminent researchers from across the world. The first part, Biology of Algae, contains 10 chapters dealing with the general characteristics, classification and description of different groups such as Blue Green Algae, Green Algae, Brown Algae, Red Algae, Diatoms, Xanthophyceae, Dinophyceae, etc. In addition, it has two important chapters covering Algae in Extreme Environments and Life Histories and Growth Forms in Green Algae. The second part,Applied Phycology, contains 12 chapters dealing with the more applied aspects ranging from Algal Biotechnology, Biofuel, Phycoremediation, Bioactive Compounds, Biofertilizer, Fatty Acids, Harmful Algal Blooms, Industrial Applications of Seaweeds, Nanotechnology, Phylogenomics and Algal culture Techniques, etc.
Number of Pages: 450
Genre: Science, Business + Money Management
Sub-Genre: Life Sciences / Ecology, Industries / Agribusiness, Life Sciences / Biology / Microbiology
Series Title: Cellular Origin, Life in Extreme Habitats and Astrobiology
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Springer Verlag
Language: English
Street Date: December 29, 2015
TCIN: 51171765
UPC: 9789401773201
Item Number (DPCI): 248-17-2154
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