Accession Number : ADA320172

Title :   Establishment of an Integrated Confocal Microscopy Facility for ONR Biofouling/Biocorrosion Researchers.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.1 Nov 95-30 Sep 96,

Corporate Author : TENNESSEE UNIV KNOXVILLE

Personal Author(s) : Palmer, Robert J.

PDF Url : ADA320172

Report Date : 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 2

Abstract : In contrast to the formerly standard techniques that relied upon fixed, dehydrated biofilm samples (electron microscopy, light microscopy of sectioned biofilms), the advent of the CLM has allowed researchers to study living microbial biofilms in situ morphology.

Descriptors :   *ELECTRON MICROSCOPY, *FOULING, *FOULING ORGANISMS, *BACTERIOLOGY, INTEGRATED SYSTEMS, INFORMATION TRANSFER, PHOTONS, MICROORGANISMS, PITTING, BIOLUMINESCENCE, GALVANOMETERS, GALVANIC CORROSION, LUCIFERASE.

Subject Categories : Microbiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE