Journal article

Development of the primary bacterial microfouling layer on antifouling and fouling release coatings in temperate and tropical environments in Eastern Australia

Paul J Molino, Samantha Childs, Maeve R Eason Hubbard, Janet M Carey, Mark A Burgman, Richard Wetherbee

Biofouling | TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD | Published : 2009


Awarded by The Australian Research Council

Funding Acknowledgements

The Australian Research Council (ARC Linkage Grant LP0454982) and our industry partner International Paint (Akzo Nobel), Gateshead, UK, provided funding for this project. The authors thank Mr John Lewis, Ms Lyn Fletcher and colleagues from the Australian Defence Science and Technology Organisation (DSTO), Department of Defense for their financial and technical assistance in facilitating this study. Paul Molino thanks the David Hay Memorial Fund for financial assistance in the preparation of this article.