Nanotechnology Project

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Environment, Health and Safety Research

Interaction of nanoparticles with microbial populations during particle transport

Project Information

Principal Investigator
InstitutionUniversity of Sheffield
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Relevance to ImplicationsHigh
Class of NanomaterialEngineered Nanomaterials
Impact SectorEnvironment
Broad Research Categories Hazard
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Funding Information

Anticipated Total Funding$97,427.00
Annual Funding$48,713.50
Funding SourceNERC
Funding Mechanism
Funding Sector
Start Year2007
Anticipated End Year2009


To investigate new and innovative methods that will allow the in vitro and in vivo application of Raman microspectroscopy to study the impact of nanoparticles on microbial communities