• Soil stabilization by microbial activity 

      Paulse, Arnelia N. (Arnelia Natalie) (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2003-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Microorganisms play an important role in the stability and maintenance of the ecosystem and in the condition of the soil. However, in their natural environment, microorganisms often experience changing ...
    • Microbial response to oxidising biocides 

      Jackson, Vanessa A. (Vanessa Angela) (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2003-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Biofouling of water systems is a problem extensively experienced in industry. Although this subject is the focus of many studies, the ability of microorganisms to survive exposure to biocides is still ...
    • Arbuscular mycorrhizal root colonisation and the subsequent host plant response in young grapevines in a South African commercial vineyard 

      Meyer, Andre Harold (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2003-03)
      ENGLISH SUMMARY: Arbuscular mycorrhizal (AM) fungi facilitate the uptake of nutrients, improve growth and alleviate drought stress in grapevines. Consequently, AM fungal root colonisation contributes to the optimum ...