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Journal of Aquaculture Engineering and Fisheries Research

Commentary - (2023) Volume 9, Issue 10

Hydrodynamics of a coordinates angle and periphyton recycling aquaculture framework
SA Appleyard*
Department of Marine, University Corporation of Santa Rosa de Cabal, Australia
*Correspondence: SA Appleyard, Department of Marine, University Corporation of Santa Rosa de Cabal, Australia, Email:

Received: Oct 02, 2023, Manuscript No. JAEFR-23-120303; Editor assigned: Oct 04, 2023, Pre QC No. JAEFR-23-120303 (PQ); Reviewed: Oct 18, 2023, QC No. JAEFR-23-120303; Revised: Oct 23, 2023, Manuscript No. JAEFR-23-120303 (R); Published: Oct 30, 2023, DOI: 10.3153/JAEFR.9.10.093

Citation: Appleyard SA. Hydrodynamics of a coordinates angle and periphyton recycling aquaculture framework. J Aquacult Eng Fish Res. 2023; 9(10)


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Conflict Of Interest

The author declares there is no conflict of interest in publishing this article.