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Peter D.  Steinberg

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Peter Steinberg is a Professor in the School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences at The University of New South Wales, Joint Director of UNSW’s Centre for Marine Bio-Innovation, Director and CEO of the Sydney Institute for Marine Science and Co-Director of the Advanced Environmental Biotechnology Centre at NTU, Singapore. He has studied seaweeds and their natural enemies for over 25 years, and currently focuses on the interaction between seaweeds and their resident bacterial communities, especially with regards to the impact of disease. Other research interests include the biology of bacterial biofilms and bacterial signalling, fouling and antifouling in natural communities and on human-built structures, and environmental biotechnology.

School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences, The University of New South Wales. Randwick NSW 2031, Australia.  p.steinberg unsw.edu.au

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