The Microbiology Research Group utilizes both fundamental as well as applied microbiology and

biotechnology approaches to address soil, climate and water related problems in a sustainable and eco-friendly manner.

The focus areas are:​

  • Renewable energy

  • Nanotechnology

  • Medicinal plants

  • Aquatic pollutant monitoring​​


Various microbiological analyses on request:

Dr. Ashira Roopnarain Tel: 012 310 2650 • E-mail: RoopnarainA@arc.agric.za