1.089 Earth's Microbiomes


Class Info

Provides a general introduction to the diverse roles of microorganisms in natural and artificial environments. Topics include energetics and growth, evolution and gene flow, population and community dynamics, water and soil microbiology, biogeochemical cycling, and microorganisms in biodeterioration and bioremediation. 7.014 recommended as prerequisite; students taking graduate version complete additional assignments. Meets with 1.089A first half of term.

This class has 7.01x as a prerequisite.

1.089 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Spring semester, and will be instructed by M. Polz and O. Cordero.

Lecture occurs 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM on Tuesdays and Thursdays in 48-308.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

You can find more information at the Restricted Electives site or on the 1.089 Stellar site.

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