31th Kan-nichi Seminar was held on 9 July. About 100 participants joined the seminar.

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Date: 9 July, 2018
Time: 16:30-18:00
Venue: Natural Science and Technology Main Hall #105, Kakuma Campus, Kanazawa University


1. Bio-aerosols: population dynamics and emerging global trends

Research Professor Stephen B. Pointing

Division of Science, Yale-NUS College
Department of Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore

The aerosphere is often regarded as the last unexplored microbial habitat. New research by the Kanazawa – Yale-NUS – AUT collaboration have revealed critical new insight on the mechanistic basis for microbial dispersal. This has application in ecology for understanding biogeoghraphic process, as well as applications for biosecurity and public health. Examples from recent studies at large spatial scales will be presented to illustrate key advances.