Introduction: Biofilms as a Particular Form of Microbial Life

  • Hans-Curt Flemming

Abstract

Both biofouling and biocorrosion are phenomena which are linked to the existence, properties and activity of biofilms. If we want to control and prevent these phenomena, we have to understand the dynamics of biofilms.

Keywords

Cellulose Nickel Sludge Dehydration Biodegradation 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hans-Curt Flemming
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  1. 1.Institut für Siedlungswasserbau, Wassergüte und Abfallwirtschaftder Universität StuttgartStuttgart 80Germany

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