Session No. T3 Thursday, June 28, 2001

3:00 PM-4:40 PM, Edinburgh International Conference Centre: Fintry
T3. Sedimentary Systems and Microbial Communities: Dynamic Interactions
Susanne Douglas, Pamela Conrad and Max Coleman, Presiding
Start Time
3:00 PM GEOPHYSIOLOGY THROUGH SPACE AND TIME - HOW MICROBES CATALYSE(D) GLOBAL: GORBUSHINA, Anna A., KRUMBEIN, Wolfgang E., SCHELLNHUBER, H.-J., and WACHENDÖRFER, V., Geomicrobiology, ICBM Carl von Ossietzky Univ, Oldenburg, Germany, Anna@africa.geomic.uni-oldenburg.de
3:20 PM MICROSCOPIC TO MACROSCOPIC PERSPECTIVES ON MICROBIAL MINERAL FORMATION: FERRIS, F. Grant, Univ Toronto, 22 Russell St, Toronto, ON M5S 3B1 Canada, ferris@quartz.geology.utoronto.ca.
3:40 PM MICROBIALLY INDUCED SEDIMENTARY STRUCTURES: A KEY TO UNDERSTANDING THE DYNAMIC INTERACTION OF EPIBENTHIC CYANOBACTERIAL COMMUNITIES AND PHYSICAL PARAMETERS IN SILICICLASTIC SEDIMENTARY SYSTEMS: NOFFKE, Nora and KNOLL, Andrew H., Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard Univ, 26, Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, nnoffke@oeb.harvard.edu
4:00 PM GEOMICROBIOLOGICAL INTERACTIONS IN THE SUBSURFACE ENVIRONMENT OF LECHUGUILLA CAVE, NEW MEXICO: NORTHUP, D. E.1, BOSTON, P. J.1, BARNS, Susan M.2, BEAN, L. E.1, DAHM, C. N.1, SPILDE, M. N.3, CROSSEY, L. J.4, SCHELBLE, R. T.4, and MALLORY, L. M.1, (1) Biology Dept, Univ of New Mexico, Castetter Hall, Albuquerque, NM 87131, dnorthup@unm.edu, (2) Environmental Molecular Biology, Los Alamos National Lab, MS M888, Life Sciences Division, Los Alamos, NM 87545, (3) Institute of Meteoritics, Univ of New Mexico, Northrup Hall, Albuquerque, NM 87131, (4) Dept. of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Univ of New Mexico, Northrup Hall, Albuquerque, NM 87131
4:20 PM MOBILISATION AND SEDIMENTARY DEPOSITION OF IRON BY MICROBIAL PROCESSES: BROWN, D. Ann, Geological Sciences, Univ of Manitoba, now at Old Moorcocks, Rushlake Green, Heathfield, TN21 9PP, England, ann@a2-research.fsnet.co.uk, GROSS, Gordon A., Geol Survey of Canada, 601 Booth Street, Ottawa, ON K1A 0E8, Canada, and SHERRIFF, Barbara L., Geological Sciences, Univ of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2, Canada,

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