CEINT-Center for the Environmental Implications of Nanotechnology

Name
CEINT-Center for the Environmental Implications of Nanotechnology

Legal name of organisation
Duke University

Country
USA

Continent
North-America

Organisation address

Duke University
134 Chapel Drive
Durham NC 27708
USA

Primary contact information (PI)

Dr. Mark Wiesner

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Years of Mesocosm Experiments
2009-present

Description of Facility

outdoor/indoor – pelagic/benthic – freshwater

The CEINT Mesocosm Facility is home to 30 complex simulated wetland ecosystems, mesocosm dimensions are 1 x 4 m with 1 compartment floor and 1 compartment water

Controlled Parameters

temperature, light, nutrients

Research Topics

nanomaterial transport, transformation, ecological interactions, biouptake and biological interactions

Facility location(s)

36.0241591,-78.911455

Primary interests

Specialist areas

Equipment

Lodging

Source of Information
Photos of experiments/installations

CEINT Mesocosm Facility  

CEINT Mesocosm Facility