• James J. Valdes

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. G. A. James, B. K. Warwood, R. Hiebert, A. B. Cunningham
    Pages 1-13
  3. Leslie M. Shor, David S. Kosson
    Pages 15-43
  4. Peter A. Emanuel, Jafrul Hasan, Ray Yin, Jessica Dang, Larry Loomis, James J. Valdes
    Pages 79-100
  5. T. C. Crusberg, S. S. Mark
    Pages 123-137
  6. Silke Schiewer, Bohumil Volesky
    Pages 139-169

About this book


In the field of biosensors the previous focus has been almost entirely on medical diagnostics. Here it is discussed in relation to bioremediation. The application of new biosensing techniques to environmental monitoring promises to be a more economical approach to monitoring both soil consortia and levels of pollutants. Significantly, functional biosensors can determine such parameters as`How clean is clean?'
This new edition is targeted specifically at graduate students and environmental professionals.


Bioremediation Biosensor contaminants environment pollution soil toxicity wastewater

Editors and affiliations

  • James J. Valdes
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of the Army, SCBRD-RT, US Army Edgewood Research, Development and Engineering CenterAberdeen Proving GroundUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 2000
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-90-481-5519-4
  • Online ISBN 978-94-015-9425-7
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