Study of the effect of surface modifications on biofilm structure and community organisation


Develop a suitable biofilm model and characterise changes in biofilm formation (elucidating gene expression, adhesion, cohesion and compositional) in response to surface modifications.

Supervisor Name: Hans Steenackers

Industrial Supervisors: Gareth Davies, Kevin Wright

Recruiting Organisation: Katholique Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium

Selected ESR: Xabier Villanueva