MaCoTe - References

Reddy B, Padovani C, Rance A P, Smart N R, Cook A, Haynes H M, Milodowski A E, Field L P, Kemp S J, Martin A J and Diomidis N (2020) The anaerobic corrosion of candidate disposal canister materials in compacted bentonite exposed to natural granitic porewater containing native microbial populations. Materials and Corrosion, 2020, 1 – 22. https://doi.org/10.1002/maco.202011798 .

Engel K, Ford SE, Coyotzi S, McKelvie J, Diomidis N, Slater G, Neufeld JD. 2019. Stability of microbial community profiles associated with compacted bentonite from the Grimsel Underground Research Laboratory. mSphere4:e00601-19. https://doi.org/10.1128/mSphere.00601-19 .

The GTS underground facilities are also available to interested 3rd parties for underground testing and research. The GTS offers cost-effective access to a fully developed, well characterised underground research facility with round the year logistical support - please contact Dr. Ingo Blechschmidt, Head of the Grimsel Test Site, for further details.