Preface Contributors Abbreviations 1. Nitrification in soil: an introductory history, R. McL. Macdonald 2. Cell biology of nitrifying bacteria, E. Bock, H. -P. Koops, and H. Harms 3. Nitrification as a bacterial energy source, P. M. Wood 4. Experimental and theoretical models of nitrification, J.I. Prosser 5. Laboratory studies of inhibition of nitrification, S.J. Powell 6. Inhibition of nitrification in soils, D.R. Keeney 7. Heterotrophic nitrification, K. Killham 8. Nitrification in Lakes, G.H. Hall 9. Nitrification in marine environments, B.B. Ward 10. Nitrification in the treatment of sewage and waste-waters, H.A. Painter IndexProsser, J. I. is the author of 'Nitrification', published 1987 under ISBN 9781852210137 and ISBN 1852210133.