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PERSONAL DATA

Gender male
Job title Emeritus Professor of Phycology
Department School of veterinary & Life Sciences
Institution
Murdoch University, (
Murdoch University, 90 South Street, Murdoch Perth 6150
Address
Algae R&D Centre
Murdoch
Western Australia
6150
Regions Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Sea of Azov
Tel +61 8 9360 2333
Email
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Website http://wwwscieng.murdoch.edu.au/centres/others/algaelab/Home.htm, http://wwwscieng.murdoch.edu.au/centres/algae/BEAM-Net/BEAM.html
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PROFESSIONAL DATA

Degree PhD
Job type Research , Technical Advice & Consulting
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Fisheries, Aquaculture , Marine Biotechnology, Marine Products , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Fisheries, Aquaculture , Marine Biotechnology, Marine Products
Research Region 71, 100, 84, 58, 95, 93, 94
Skills/Expertise Algal taxonomy, algal ecology and physiology, Toxic algae, algae culture, calcification, sybiosis
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Michael BOROWITZKA)

an Keulen, M. & Borowitzka M.A. (2002) Comparison of water velocity profiles through morphologically dissimilar seagrasses measured with a simple and inexpensive current meter. Bulletin of Marine Science 71: 1257-1267
Borowitzka M.A. (1999) Pharmacaeuticals and agrochemicals from microalgae. In: Cohen Z. (ed.), Chemicals from microalgae. Taylor & Francis: London. pp. 313-352.
Borowitzka M.A. (1999) Commercial production of microalgae: ponds, tanks, tubes and fermenters. Journal of Biotechnology 70: 313-321. Borowitzka M.A. (1999) Commercial-scale culture of cyanobacteria. Bulletin de l'oceanographique, Monaco, Special Issue 19: 507-515. Borowitzka M.A. (1999) Economic evaluation of microalgal processes and products. In: Cohen Z. (ed.), Chemicals from microalgae. Taylor & Francis: London. pp. 387-409.
Trautman D.A. & Borowitzka M.A. (1999) The distribution of the epiphytic organisms on Posidonia australis and P. sinuosa, two seagrasses with differing leaf morphology. Marine Ecology - Progress Series 179: 215-229. Trautman D.A., Hinde R. & Borowitzka M.A. (2000) Population dynamics of an association between a coral reef sponge and a red macroalga. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 244: 87-105.
Borowitzka M.A. & Hinde R. (1999) Sponges symbiotic with algae or cyanobacteria in coral reefs. In: Lokman S., Shazili N.A.M., Nasir M.S. & Borowitzka M.A. (eds.), Asessment and Monitoring of Marine System. University Putra Malaysia Teregganu: Kuala Teregganu. pp. 7-17. Davy, S.K., Trautman, D.A., Borowitzka, M.A. & Hinde, R. (2002) Ammonium excretion by a symbiotic sponge supplies the nitrogen requirements of its rhodophyte partner. Journal of Experimental Biology 205: 3505 - 3511. Trautman, D.A., Hinde, R. & Borowitzka, M.A. (2003) The role of habitat in determining the distribution of a sponge-re alga symbiosis on a coral reef. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 283: 1 -20 Pile, A., Grant, A., Hinde, R., Borowitzka, M.A. (2003) Heterotrophy on ultraplankton communities is an important source of nitrogen for sponge-rhodophyte symbiosis. Journal of Experimental Biology, 206: 4533-4538.
Borowitzka M.A. (1987) Calcification in algae: Mechanisms and the role of metabolism. CRC Critical Reviews in Plant Sciences 6: 1-45. Borowitzka M.A. (1989) Carbonate calcification in algae - initiation and control. In: Mann S., Webb J. & Williams R.J.P. (eds.), Biomineralization: Chemical and biochemical perspectives. VCH Verlag: Weinheim. pp. 63-94.


Created: 2006-09-21 Last Updated: 2015-05-16 by Michael BOROWITZKA