Science Serving Maryland's Coasts

REU Mentor Profile
Byron Crump, Ph.D.

Horn Point Laboratory

Research Topics: 
Molecular Biology and Genetics

Research Interests: 

Aquatic microbial ecology in marine, estuarine and freshwater ecosystems. Bacterial and Archaeal biogeography. Organic matter and nutrient cycling. Microbial food web structure. Composition and development of microbial communities. Influence of hydrodynamics and particle cycling on microbial activity.

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