PARTNER RESEARCH INSTITUTION
British Geological Survey
Research Areas & Focuses
- Biofilms in engineered subsurface environments, including carbon capture, usage and storage (CCUS), gas storage, geothermal and radioactive waste
- Microbe mineral interactions during biomining, bioleaching and bioremediation
- Bioprecipitation, biotechnology and materials future applications
- Pathogen survival and flow in groundwater
BRITISH GEOLOGICAL SURVEY
Techniques for looking at biofilms at pressure: sampling the biological flow apparatus.
Aspergillus growth during bioleaching of bauxites.
Collecting soil samples to look at microbial diversity of soil over a natural methane seep.