The Algae World (Cellular Origin, Life in Extreme Habitats and Astrobiology)

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by Dinabandhu Sahoo (Editor), Joseph Seckbach (Editor)

The Algae World (Cellular Origin, Life in Extreme Habitats and Astrobiology)

by Dinabandhu Sahoo (Editor), Joseph Seckbach (Editor)

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 , 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.

 

       

Product Details

  • File Size: 14184 KB
  • Print Length: 598 pages
  • Publisher: Springer; 1st ed. 2015 edition (December 16, 2015)
  • Publication Date: December 16, 2015
  • Language: English.
    Type : PDF