Applied Microbiology

The Division of Applied Microbiology belongs to the Department of Chemistry at Lund University. Research and teaching are directed towards microbial physiology and molecular mechanisms. Projects within the group are focused on biocatalysis, food safety & probiotics, forensic & diagnostic PCR, industrial biotechnology, water quality & environmental microbiology.


Our Vision


Applied Microbiology is a welcoming multicultural team at the forefront of research and higher education, tackling challenges facing people, society and the biosphere.

Head of Applied Microbiology
Magnus Carlquist
+46 46 222 9875

Deputy Head
Ed van Niel
+46 46 222 9693