Recently Completed Ph.D Theses
Recently completed Ph.D. theses at BART:-
- Ivan Ñancucheo Cuevas: "Acidophilic consortia involved in securing mineral wastes and remediating mine waters". University of Wales
- Sabrina Hedrich: " Isolation of novel iron-oxidizing bacteria and their application in mine water remediation".
- Pedro Galleguillos Perez: "Biodiversity and stress response of extremophilic prokaryotes isolated from the Escondida copper mine, Chile". University of Wales
Richard Mariner: "Development and application of a novel biological system for the removal of manganese from contaminated waters". Bangor University, 2008.
- Owen Rowe: “A study of the geochemical and microbial interactions in acidic environments and their potential application for the bioremediation of acid mine drainage”. Bangor University, 2008.
- Chris Bryan: “A study of the microbial populations of mine wastes”. University of Wales, 2006.
- Sakurako Kimura: “Microbial communities and interactions in extremely acidic environments”. University of Wales, 2005.
- Kris Coupland: “A study of the geomicrobiology of acid mine drainage-impacted environments”. University of Wales, 2005.
- Naoko Okibe: “Moderately thermophilic acidophiles and their use in mineral processing”. University of Wales, 2002.
- Anna M. Sen: “Acidophilic sulphate reducing bacteria: candidates for bioremediation of acid mine drainage”. University of Wales, 2001.
- Adibah Yahya: “Physiological and phylogenetic studies of some novel, acidophilic, mineral-oxidising bacteria”. University of Wales, 2000.