BONET Berta (The University of Birmingham, UK)

Name: Berta

Position: Postdoc

Email: b.bonet@bham.ac.uk

Institute / University / Company: The University of Birmingham

Research Unit: The School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences (GEES)

Address (city, state): Edgbaston Birmingham B15 2TT

Country: UK

Please give 5 key-words showing your research / interest in Microbial Ecotoxicolgy:

  • freshwater pollution assessment
  • freshwater biofilm communities
  • bioindicator
  • biomarkers

Main kinds of contaminant(s) of interest:

  • nanoparticles
  • metals
  • orgánica
  • antibiotics
  • new products

Main kinds of microorganisms of interest:

I am interested in freshwater biofilm community, as a whole community. Specifically in main groups, heterotrophs (bacteria) and autotrophs (main algal groups: diatoms, cyanos and green algae).

Main kinds of ecosystems of interest: Freshwater systems

Do you give courses on Microbial Ecotoxicology ?: NO

If yes, please tell us more about the courses (University, course level,website,etc):

I have collaborate several time giving seminars about nanoparticles tocoxicity in fluvial biofilm in the water science and technology master given at the Unisersity of Girona, Catalonia (Spain)

Most relevant articles in the field of Microbial Ecotoxicology (max.5):

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