Isotopes in Biogenic Silica (IBiS), June 2017
The IBIS-2017 Conference "Silicon, Silica and their Isotopes: Biology, Biogeochemistry and Biotechnology" aims to share and discuss recent advances and discoveries in:
- Biological and molecular processes involved in the production of biogenic silica.
- Ecological and biogeochemical mechanisms behind silica fluxes and stocks in continental and marine ecosystems, including paleo-ecosystems.
- Stable and radioactive isotopes for tracing and quantifying production, accumulation and recycling pathways of silicon and silica in both modern and ancestral environments of continental and marine systems.
- Biotechnology of biosilicas and their isotopes.
The final objective of the IBIS-2017 is bringing together researchers from very different disciplines who share a common interest (silicon, biogenic silica and/or their isotopes) to promote the collaborative synergistic approaches demanded by the challenges of multidisciplinary cutting-edge research.
More information: email@example.com or Dr Manuel Maldonado. Centro de Estudios Avanzados de Blanes (CEAB-CSIC). Acceso Cala St. Francesc 14, Blanes 17300, Girona, Spain.
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