Holden Laboratory

Resources

Marina Feraud: analyzing water quality samples
Naresh Devarajan, Tania Gomez, Laurie Van De Werfhorst, and Dong Li, sampling for water quality research at Arroyo Hondo

UCSB Campus:
Bren School:  http://www.bren.ucsb.edu/
MicroEnvironmental Imaging and Analysis Facility (MEIAF), Sage Davis, Manager:  http://www.bren.ucsb.edu/facilities/MEIAF/
ERI: http://www.eri.ucsb.edu/
UCSB Graduate Division:  https://www.graddiv.ucsb.edu/
UCSB Library:  http://www.library.ucsb.edu/

UCSB Natural Reserve System: http://nrs.ucsb.edu/

UC Natural Reserve System: http://nrs.ucop.edu/

On being a graduate student:
http://www.nature.com/naturejobs/science/articles/10.1038/nj7090-252b
http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/cosmicvariance/2007/09/26/unsolicited-advice-iv-how-to-be-a-good-graduate-student/

How to perform a peer review::  http://www.senseaboutscience.org/data/files/resources/99/Peer-review_The...

How to write a laboratory notebook: http://www.chem.tamu.edu/rgroup/dunbar/Writing%20a%20Laboratory%20Notebo...

"How to Give a Scientific Talk, Present a Poster, and Write a Research Proposal" (Hites, ES&T, 2014): http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/es503552t

Databases and Tools:
NCBI: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/
RDP : http://rdp.cme.msu.edu/

Corning guide to managing cell culture contamination: http://www.level.com.tw/html/ezcatfiles/vipweb20/img/img/20297/contamina...

Why Luria Bertani broth is to be discouraged: http://schaechter.asmblog.org/schaechter/2009/11/the-limitations-of-lb-m...

EPA ChemView: http://java.epa.gov/chemview

Eawag Biodegradation Database:  http://umbbd.ethz.ch/

Science Gateway Tools:  http://www.sciencegateway.org/tools/index.html

Nanotechnology health and safety
NIOSH:   http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/nanotech/default.html
EPA Nanotechnology White Paper:  http://www.epa.gov/OSA/nanotech.htm

Microbiological Water Quality
CA Dept Public Health, Beaches and Recreational Waters: http://www.cdph.ca.gov/healthinfo/environhealth/water/Pages/Beaches.aspx

CA SWRCB Clean Beaches:  http://www.swrcb.ca.gov/water_issues/programs/beaches/

California Microbial Source Identification Manual: http://www.swrcb.ca.gov/water_issues/programs/beaches/cbi_projects/docs/...