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Phycology

Author : Robert Edward Lee
ISBN : 9781108631600
Genre : Science
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Phycology is the study of algae, the primary photosynthetic organisms in freshwater and marine food chains. Since the publication of the first edition in 1981, this textbook has established itself as a classic resource on this subject. Aimed at upper-level undergraduate and graduate students in phycology, limnology and biological oceanography, this revised edition maintains the format of previous editions, whilst incorporating the recent developments in the field such as: the potential and challenges of producing algae biofuel; the proliferation of algal toxins; and the development of new molecular tools and technologies on ancestry, phylogeny, and taxonomy of algae.

Algae

Author : Christiaan Hoek
ISBN : 0521316871
Genre : Science
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A reliable and modern introduction to the kaleidoscopic diversity and evolutionary relationships of alage.

Handbook Of Marine Macroalgae

Author : Se-Kwon Kim
ISBN : 9781119977650
Genre : Science
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The Handbook of Macroalgae: Biotechnology and Applied Phycology describes the biological, biotechnological and the industrial applications of seaweeds. Vast research into the cultivation of seaweeds is currently being undertaken but there is a lack of methodological strategies in place to develop novel drugs from these sources. This book aims to rectify this situation, providing an important review of recent advances and potential new applications for macroalgae. Focusing on the chemical and structural nature of seaweeds the book brings the potentially valuable bioactive nature to the fore. Novel compounds isolated from seaweeds are reviewed to provide an invaluable reference for anyone working in the field.

An Introduction To Phycology

Author : G. R. South
ISBN : 9781444314205
Genre : Science
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This text presents the subject using a systems approach and is therefore a departure from the more commonly employed phyletic approach. Topics covered include classification, cellular and sub-cellular organization, morphology and growth, reproduction and life cycles, evolution, phylogeny, physiology, ecology and the relationship between algae and man. All currently recognized algal divisions are covered, including the Cyanophyceae and the Prochlorophycota. Topics are treated in a concise and factual manner, each section providing an up-to-date review with extensive reference to key literature. The volume is profusely illustrated with line drawings and photographs, and synoptic tables aid the interpretation of the subject. An Introduction to Phycology is intended for use in undergraduate courses, but will also be a valuable reference text for postgraduates.

Experimental Phycology

Author : Christopher S. Lobban
ISBN : 052134834X
Genre : Science
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Phycology

Author : Amrik Singh Ahluwalia
ISBN : 8170352967
Genre : Algology
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Time Seems Ripe For The Application Of Phycological Research In Various Disciplines Of Biology. Algal Organisms, Due To Their Small Size, Wider Distributional Pattern, A Short Life Span, Easily Manipulative Inorganic Nutrition, And Other Useful Attributes, Have Attracted Developmental Biologists, Geneticists, Biotechnologists, Microbiologists, Physiologists, Environmentalists, Zoologists And Forensic Scientists Alike. These Organisms Have A Wide Range Of Application In A Spectrum Of Areas Comprising Agriculture, Aquaculture, Environment And In A Variety Of Industrial And Food Products. This Book Phycology: Principles, Processes And Applications, Provides Comprehensive Updated Reviews On Several Important Aspects Of Phycology. The Volume Comprises Of 24 Chapters, Which Are Grouped In Five Sections. The Chapters Cover A Variety Of Topics Ranging From Systematics And Ultrastructure, Physiology And Ecology, Molecular Biology And Biotechnology, An Applications. Towards An End, Few Chapters On Methods And Techniques Are Of Special Interest To The Budding Phycologists. Contents Section I: Floristics, Phylogeny And Ultrastructure Chapter 1: Classification And Phylogeny Of Chlorophyta By Samit Ray, Chapter 2: Contribution To The Knowledge Of Desmids Of Kumaon Himalaya By Iqbal Habib, Chapter 3: Diversity Of Algal Flora In Relation To Major Crops, Source Of Water, Soil Types And Fertilizers In Cultivated Soils Of Bidar And Gulbarga Districts, Karnataka, India By S B Angadi, M K Santosh, V G Uttam & D G Mahesh Kumar, Chapter 4: Current Status Of Azolla Lam. Taxonomy By Anjuli Pabby, Amrik S Ahluwalia & Saroj Dua. Section Ii: Physiology, Biochemistry And Ecology Chapter 5: Nitrogen Metabolism In Cynobacteria By Surendra Singh, Pramod K Pandey, Vinay S Chauhan, Bhanumati Singh, Rishi K Saxena & Prakash S Bisen, Chapter 6: Impact Of Cu, Zn And Cd On Certain Physiological And Biochemical Characteristics Of Microcystis Sp. By Subashree Pradhan & L C Rai, Chapter 7: Uv Absorbing Pigments In Epilithic Cyanobacteria Occurring On The Temples And Monuments By Amarpalli Roy & S P Adhikary, Chapter 8: Influence Of Petroleum Oils On Algae And Cyanobacteria By Jai Prakash Gaur & A K Singh, Chapter 9: Algal Protein: Functional Properties And Potential For Food Applications By Manjit Kaur, Chapter 10: Role Of Magnesium And Phosphate Limitations And Low Temperature In Stimulating Algicide Production In A Cyanobacterium, Oscillatoria Laetevirens By Soma Ray, R Shrivastava & S N Bagchi, Chapter 11: Contributions To The Understanding Of Nitrogen Fixation And Nitrogenase Regulation In Cyanobacteria By Indian Scientists By N Anand & S Gnanasekaran, Chapter 12: Biochemical And Ultrastructural Studies On The Effect Of Different Light Intensities On Hypnea Musciformis And H. Valentiae From Rameswaram Coast By K Sivakumar & R Rangasamy, Chapter 13: Symbiotic Association Of N2 - Fixing Cyanobacterium Anabaena Azollae In Aquatic Water Fern Azolla By S Kannaiyan & K Kumar, Chapter 14: Akinetes: Structure, Differentiation And Germination By Manjit Kaur & Amrik S Ahluwalia. Section Iii: Molecular Biology And Biotechnology Chapter 15: Molecular Profiling And Genetic Transformation Of Cyanobacteria: Current Status And Prospects By Radha Prasanna & P K Singh, Chapter 16: Production Of Transgenic Of Cyanobacteria And Their Applications By Rashmi Tyagi & B D Kaushik. Section Iv: Applications Of Algae Chapter 17: Role Of Algae In Sustainable Aquaculture By A S Ahluwalia & Gagandeep Kaur Khosa, Chapter 18: Lipids From Micro-Algae By M S Narayan, N Bhagyalakshmi & L V Venkataraman, Chapter 19: Seaweed Utilization: A Review By K Sivakumar, Chapter 20: Spirulina In Modern Industries For Manufacturing Value Added Dietary Packages By B K Behera & Manjeet Kaur, Chapter 21: Nitrogen Fixing Capacity Of Some Selected Bga Isolated From The Rice Field Soils Of North Eastern India By N Irabanta Singh, H Dorycanta & G A Devi. Section 5: Culture Methods And Techniques Chapter 22: Culture And Cultivation Of Marine Algae By V Krishnamurthy, Chapter 23: Transmission Electron Microscopy With Energy Dispersive X-Ray Micro Analysis: Principles And Techniques On Macroalgae By K Sivakumar, Chapter 24: Photobioreactors For Culture Of Arthrospira And Other Microalgae By N Jeeji Bai

Advance Of Phycology In Japan

Author : J. Tokida
ISBN : 906193026X
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Handbook Of Microalgal Culture

Author : Amos Richmond
ISBN : 9781405172493
Genre : Technology & Engineering
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Handbook of Microalgal Culture is truly a landmark publication, drawing on some 50 years of worldwide experience in microalgal mass culture. This important book comprises comprehensive reviews of the current available information on microalgal culture, written by 40 contributing authors from around the globe. The book is divided into four parts, with Part I detailing biological and environmental aspects of microalgae with reference to microalgal biotechnology and Part II looking in depth at major theories and techniques of mass cultivation. Part III comprises chapters on the economic applications of microalgae, including coverage of industrial production, the use of microalgae in human and animal nutrition and in aquaculture, in nitrogen fixation, hydrogen and methane production, and in bioremediation of polluted water. Finally, Part IV looks at new frontiers and includes chapters on genetic engineering, microalgae as platforms for recombinant proteins, bioactive chemicals, heterotrophic production, microalgae as gene-delivery systems for expressing mosquitocidal toxins and the enhancement of marine productivity for climate stabilization and food security. Handbook of Microalgal Culture is an essential purchase for all phycologists and also those researching aquatic systems, aquaculture and plant sciences. There is also much of great use to researchers and those involved in product formulation within pharmaceutical, nutrition and food companies. Libraries in all universities and research establishments teaching and researching in chemistry, biological and pharmaceutical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, and aquaculture will need copies of this book on their shelves. Amos Richmond is at the Blaustein Institute for Desert Research, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel.

Asian Pacific Phycology In The 21st Century Prospects And Challenges

Author : Put O. Ang Jr.
ISBN : 9789400709447
Genre : Science
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Collected in this special volume are 36 invited and contributed papers first presented at the Second Asian Pacific Phycological Forum held at the Chinese University of Hong Kong at the turn of the century. These papers were subsequently updated to bring to fore the latest development in algal research in the Asian Pacific Region. This volume thus provides one of the most comprehensive pictures of advances in algal research in this part of the world.

Microbiology And Phycology

Author : Mrs. S. M. Satpute
ISBN : 9781365366819
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