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POLY 404-Effect of turbulence on biosilica structure and morphology

Schottmiller, Chris and Beltz, Ryan and Poojari, Yadagiri and Clarson, Stephen J. and Kannan, Miriam Steinitz and Kannan, Ramamurthi and Patwardhan, Siddharth V. (2009) POLY 404-Effect of turbulence on biosilica structure and morphology. Abstracts of papers - American Chemical Society, 238. ISSN 0065-7727

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Abstract

The frustules of diatoms may be manipulated by external stimuli. In this presentation we will report the effects of turbulence on the structure and morphology of biosilica in both the laboratory and in nature.