911329 Soil microbioloy


Type
Lecture
Semester hours
2
Lecturer (assistant)
Zechmeister-Boltenstern, Sophie , Keiblinger, Katharina
Organisation
Institute of Soil Research (IBF)
Offered in
Wintersemester 2017/18
Languages of instruction
Deutsch

Content

This lecture gives basic information about the environment of microorganisms in soils and the position of microorganisms within the carbon-, nitrogen and phosphorus-transformation in soils. One part of the lecture focusses on the turnover and decay dynamics of soil organic matter. In the last part of the lecture a short overview of important methodical approaches to determine soil microbial biomass and activity is given.

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Introduction in soil microbiology.
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