Frontiers in Soil and Environmental Microbiology

1st Edition

Bibhuti Bhusan Mishra, Suraja Kumar Nayak

CRC Press
December 20, 2019 Forthcoming
Reference - 384 Pages - 50 Color & 25 B/W Illustrations
ISBN 9781138599352 - CAT# K387759

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Summary

Soil harbours a wide range of microorganisms with biotic potentials which can be explored for social benefits. The book on Frontiers in Soil and Environmental Microbiology comprises an overview of the complex inter-relationship between beneficial soil microbes and crop plants and highlights the potential for utilization to enhance crop productivity, bioremediation and soil health. The book focuses on important areas of research such as biocide production, pesticide degradation and detoxification, microbial decay processes, remediation of soils contaminated with toxic metals, industrial wastes, and hydrocarbon pollutants.

Salient Features

  • Presents the state-of-the-art of microbial research in environmental and soil microbiology
  • Discusses an integrated and systematic compilation of microbes in the soil environment and its role in agriculture and plant growth and productivity
  • Elucidates microbial application in environmental remediation
  • Explores advanced genomics topics for uncultivable microbes of soil

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