BioActiveFluids Seminar Series: Otti Croze, University of Newcastle.
Start: 28/04/2021 17:00 - End: 28/04/2021 18:00Place: Zoom (link in the description)
Microalgal motility through day/night cycles Otti Croze (Newcastle) Wednesday 28th April, 16.00 GMT+1 (8.00 US West Coast, 11.00 US East Coast, 17.00 Central European Time)
Abstract: We have characterised the motility of the swimming microalga Chlamydomonas reinhardtii as a function of day/night cycles, to which the microalgal growth is entrained. Intriguingly, we find that the microalgae swim almost twice as fast during the night than during the day. I will connect this result with the bioenergetics of flagellar propulsion, discussing consequences for the distributions of cells in lab-based and environmental water columns.
20/04/2021 PhD thesis: Data-driven and learning-based approaches for the modeling, forecasting and reconstruction of geophysical dynamics: application to sea surface dynamics
15/04/2021 Seamposium: The Gill-Oxygen Limitation Theory (GOLT)
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