12.739 Marine Microbiology and Biogeochemistry


Class Info

Integrates the fields of microbiology and biogeochemistry, and is centered on elucidating the linkages between microorganisms and geochemical processes in the oceans. Divided into modules that first lay the theoretical framework to familiarize students of diverse backgrounds (biologists, chemists, physical oceanographers). Next, introduces specific and general linkages between the topics and the major tools and techniques that have advanced their integrated study. Concludes with a synthesis module examining the role of microorganisms in the biogeochemical cycles of diverse ocean biomes

This class has no prerequisites.

12.739 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Fall semester, and will be instructed by S. Sievert (WHOI) and A. Apprill.

Lecture occurs at TTH 2:30-4:00 in WHOI.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

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