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Fogg, G. E. (Gordon Elliott) 1919-2005

Overview
Works: 96 works in 398 publications in 4 languages and 6,457 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Correspondent
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Most widely held works by G. E Fogg
Algal cultures and phytoplankton ecology by G. E Fogg( Book )

52 editions published between 1965 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 1,676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phytoplankton--the passively floating or weakly swimming plant life found in bodies of water--is generally inconspicuous. It is of basic importance in lakes and seas, however, as the primary producer of the organic material on which other forms of aquatic life depend; and it is probable that its total photosynthetic output exceeds that of land vegetation. This book reviews the information gained from culture studies in the laboratory on the growth kinetics and metabolism of algae and considers to what extent this information is applicable to phytoplankton populations in nature
Photosynthesis by G. E Fogg( Book )

51 editions published between 1968 and 1979 in 3 languages and held by 969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The blue-green algae by G. E Fogg( Book )

27 editions published between 1973 and 2012 in English and held by 851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The blue-green algae, for a long time a disregarded group of microorganisms, are now a fashionable subject for research. The possible reasons for this are various. One may be that current speculations about the origin and early evolution of life have reminded biologists that this is a group of undoubted antiquity. It has biochemical characteristics, on the one hand, which may be related to an existence on the primitive Earth and, on the other hand, it shows possible links with the green plants which are dominant today. Another reason may be that the electron microscope has revealed features of fine structure which confirm the long suspected kinship of these organisms with the bacteria. Mounting evidence that blue-green algae play an important, if unobtrusive, part in maintaining soil fertility and the often all too obvious fact that they are a nuisance in freshwater have also made their study of some economic importance. This upsurge of interest has been exhilarating, as ways of solving apparently insoluble problems have presented themselves, facts have fallen into place, and intriguing new questions have arisen. Nevertheless there is an increasing mass of specialist literature and now is the time to attempt the assembly of a unified picture of blue-green algae as living organisms. The authors hope that the result will be of use to students and research workers in various branches of botany, microbiology, and biochemistry
The growth of plants by G. E Fogg( Book )

42 editions published between 1963 and 1979 in 4 languages and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plant growth and its complexities. The gathering of raw materials and energy from air and light. A digression on waer economy. The chemical machinery - respiration and photosynthesis. The mechanisms of synthesis. Growth and differentiation of cells and tissues. Some interrelations between processes. Transport of materials. Correlations of growth and formation of roots, leaves, and flower. Plants and their environments. Adjustment to environment. Climat and amount of growth. Rhythms of plant growth. Conclusions. The outlook of the plant physiologist. Further reading, Index
The explorations of Antarctica : the last unspoilt continent by G. E Fogg( Book )

5 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of Antarctic exploration through paintings, maps, historic photographs and engravings, and text. Describes continent's geography, geology and continuing scientific and ecological importance
The metabolism of algae by G. E Fogg( Book )

16 editions published between 1953 and 1972 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of Antarctic science by G. E Fogg( Book )

14 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The biology of polar habitats by G. E Fogg( Book )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book gives a readable overview of polar habitats, from ice caps to tundra and open ocean. It describes their physical characteristics, the communities of microorganisms, plants, and animals inhabiting them, and their interactions with the global environment. It reviews the origins of the habitats and their subsequent colonization and population dynamics, and considers the future changes which may result from global warming, stratospheric ozone depletion, and human activities. The book is unusual in that it describes and compares the two polar regions, rather than focusing on only one of them
Production and mineral cycling in terrestrial vegetation by L. E Rodin( Book )

14 editions published between 1965 and 1968 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Microbial population of oceans and seas [by] A.E. Kriss [et al.] Edited by Gordon E. Fogg by A. E Kriss( Book )

7 editions published between 1964 and 1967 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extracellular products of algae in freshwater by G. E Fogg( Book )

11 editions published in 1971 in English and German and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cell differentiation by Society for Experimental Biology (Great Britain)( Book )

8 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Freshwater Biological Association, 1929-1979 : the first fifty years by G. E Fogg( Book )

9 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The state and movement of water in living organisms by Society for Experimental Biology (Great Britain)( Book )

5 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proceedings of the Eighth International Seaweed Symposium, Bangor, North Wales, 18-23 August 1974 by International Seaweed Symposium( Book )

8 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The biology of polar regions by David N Thomas( Book )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This new edition offers a concise but comprehensive introduction to polar ecology and has been thoroughly revised and updated throughout, providing expanded coverage of marine ecosystems and the impact of humans. It incorporates a detailed comparison of the Arctic and Antarctic systems, with a particular emphasis on the effects of climate change, and describes marine, freshwater, glacial, and terrestrial habitats. This breadth of coverage is unique in the polar biology literature. - Publisher
Biology as a career by Institute of Biology( Book )

6 editions published between 1953 and 1969 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strictly marginal by Richard Hook Richens( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biological studies in the vicinity of a shallow-sea tidal mixing front( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world of the smallest plants : an inaugural lecture delivered at Westfield College, 6th February 1962 by G. E Fogg( Book )

3 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A history of Antarctic science
Alternative Names
Elliott Fogg, Gordon 1919-

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Fogg, G. E. 1919-2005

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Fogg, Gordon Elliot 1919-

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Fogg, Tony

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Gordon Elliott Fogg British botanist

フォッグ, C. E

Languages
English (284)

German (5)

Italian (4)

Spanish (1)

Covers
The biology of polar habitatsThe biology of polar regions