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Doctoral theses

Doctoral candidates

Claudia KOLM: TU Vienna – Environmental Microbiology
Topic: Development of novel approaches for the molecular detection of health-relevant bacteria in water

Roland MARTZY: TU Vienna – Environmental Microbiology
Topic: Development of rapid on-site applicable methods for the detection of fecal pollution in water

Inge VAN DRIEZUM: TU Vienna – Hydrology
Topic: Sources and transport of contaminants in a riverbank filtration system

Rupert BLIEM: MedUni Wien – Water Hygiene
Topic: Development of real-time PCR and molecular typing methods for quantification and differentiation of Vibrio cholerae strains in the environment and for laboratory studies

Christina FRICK: TU Vienna – Environmental Microbiology/Institut für Umweltmedizin (MA39)
Topic: Applicability of Escherichia coli and enterococci as faecal indicators in a temperate alluvial backwater and large river system

Barbara SCHRAMMEL
: MedUni Wien – Water Hygiene
Topic: Health relevance of viable but non-culturable Legionellae

Thomas OUDEGA
: TU Vienna – Hydrology
Topic: Fate and transport of microorganisms in an alluvial gravel aquifer

Katalin DEMETER
: TU Vienna – Environmental Microbiology
Topic: Exploring the full information content of genetic faecal markers for next generation water safety management