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Doctoral and postdoctoal opportunities at Environmental Biogeochemistry Laboratory at the University of Delaware

The Environmental Biogeochemistry Laboratory (http://sites.udel.edu/ebl/) at the University of Delaware has openings for two graduate students and a postdoctoral researcher. A short description of the positions and benefits is included below: Graduate students i) Source tracking of phosphorus in a … Continue reading

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Studentship opportunity: organic phosphate cycling in soils

The biodiversity of organic phosphate (phytate) cycling in soils (BREARLEY_UBIO17EE) – CASE studentship with AB Vista/AB Enzymes  Project Supervisor: Dr Charles Brearley (c.brearley@uea.ac.uk) School of Biological Sciences, University of East Anglia Project description (more information here) Introduction Phytate (inositol hexakisphosphate) is … Continue reading

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Phosphorus – ESPP video

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PhD position at VITO- Quantification of phosphorus flux

Early Stage Researcher (PhD) Fellowships – ESR1, Quantification of phosphorus flux The Flemish Institute for Technological Research (VITO) calls for candidates for a PhD-position available from October 2016 onwards. The fellowship “Quantification of phosphorus flux” is available within the INSPIRATION Marie Skłodowska-Curie … Continue reading

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Organic Acids Regulation of Chemical−Microbial Phosphorus Transformations in Soils

Daniel Blackburn and coauthors detailed and quantified the different processes occurring with soil phosphorus when organic acids are added at different doses. This paper published in Environmental Science & Technology journal brings new insight to the plant P bioavailability and its … Continue reading

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OP2016 – Guest of Honour Anthony F Harrison – Speech replay

Organic Phosphorus in the Environment: Solutions for Phosphorus Security (https://op2016.com/) Replay of the speech by the OP2016 Guest of Honour Anthony F Harrison, Author of ‘The Blue Book’: Harrison, A.F. Soil organic phosphorus: a review of world literature. 1987, 257p.

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OP2016 – Charlie Shand – Effects of citrate on the solubilisation of soil phosphorus

Organic Phosphorus in the Environment: Solutions for Phosphorus Security (https://op2016.com/) Session 5: Organic phosphorus in soil and waters: Stocks, flows and impact of scale Dr Charlie Shand, James Hutton Institute Title: Effects of citrate on the solubilisation of soil phosphorus

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