Flemming, Hans-Curt; Wingender, Jost; Schmitt, Jurgen; Mayer, Christian:
Structure and properties of biofilms.
1999
In: Gewaesserschutz, Wasser, Abwasser, Jg. 172 (1999), Heft 32. Essener Tagung fuer Wasser- und Abfallwirtschaft, 1999, 42/1-42/17
Artikel/Aufsatz in Zeitschrift1999Chemie
Titel:
Structure and properties of biofilms.
Autor(in):
Flemming, Hans-CurtLSF; Wingender, JostLSF; Schmitt, Jurgen; Mayer, ChristianLSF
Erscheinungsjahr
1999

Abstract:

A review is given with 65 refs. on biofilm formation by microorganisms and their physicochem. properties including tech. and ecol. aspects as well as measuring methods. The application in bioreactors and wastewater treatment is discussed. The role of extracellular polysaccharides in water binding and diffusion processes is described.