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Electromicrobiology 2023

SAVE THE DATE: Electromicrobiology 2023, May 24th-26th


Many microorganisms have the capacity to exchange electrons extracellularly, either through the outer membrane or between cells within multicellular bacteria. Electromicrobiology research is continuing to yield new and exciting results, from the scale of the molecular machinery that permits extracellular electron exchange to microbial ecosystems driven by electric processes. These discoveries are leading the way towards new technical applications that will exploit electric microbes or their molecular components. In 2023, the Center for Electromicrobiology at Aarhus University, Denmark will welcome 100 electromicrobiology researchers to a conference in Aarhus, Denmark. The aim of this biennial conference is to capture the latest developments in electromicrobiology.

What processes, structures, and mechanisms are involved in extracellular electron transfer? What are the implications for the way we understand, describe, and investigate microbial cells, communities, and biogeochemical processes? And how can we apply this knowledge to meet our greatest challenges in medicine, agriculture, energy, and other areas?


Electromicrobiology 2023


Helnan Marselis Hotel, Aarhus, Denmark


24 - 26 May 2023

Number of participants:


Local organiser

Center for Electromicrobiology


Center administrator Mette Jepsen, mettebj@bio.au.dk

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