Congratulations to our former PhD student Dr Md Iqbal Hossain who last year published a very interesting paper on the composition of the biofilm in wastewater, and its effect on the temporal dynamics of sludge formation and accumulation.

Citation: Hossain MI, Paparini A, Cord-Ruwisch R. Direct oxygen uptake from air by novel glycogen accumulating organism dominated biofilm minimizes excess sludge production. Science of The Total Environment. 2018;640-641:80-8.