STROMATOLITES: Interaction of Microbes with Sediments
  • Release Date : 23 March 2011
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Genre : Science
  • Pages : 751 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 940070397X
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Download or read book entitled STROMATOLITES: Interaction of Microbes with Sediments by author: Vinod Tewari which was release on 23 March 2011 and published by Springer Science & Business Media with total page 751 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. STROMATOLITES: Interaction of Microbes with Sediments provides an overview and latest information about the formation of Stromatolites as a result of interaction of microbes with sediments. Eighty-three expert scientists from twenty-seven countries present the chapters in this volume which have been reviewed by thirty four referees. The volume deals with ancient to modern examples of stromatolites and microorganisms which are observed in various diverse environments, such as: marine, nonmarine, lacustrine and extreme geographical areas covering almost the whole earth. The reviews are original articles written by leading experienced experts, some chapters deal with latest instrumental techniques used for the study of microbes and Stromatolites. Other chapters have been contributed by young researchers who revealed updated data on Stromatolites. The astrobiological implications of early microbiota, sulfur isotopic ratios, microbialites in extreme conditions on earth has opened up new vistas in the search of extraterrestrial life.

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