Wednesday, November 19, 2008: 12:30 PM-3:00 PM
Room 202-A (Pennsylvania Convention Center)

Topical 4: Sustainable Biorefineries (T4)

#511 - Sustainable Biomass Feedstock Production and Supply for the Emerging Biorefinery Industry (T4002)
Explore developments in methods for sustainable supply of renewable feedstocks for processing to fuels, chemicals, and materials to support a biobased economy. Favor papers demonstrating the sound application of core scientific and engineering principles.
Chair:J. Richard Hess
CoChair:Tom L. Richard
CoSponsor(s):Forest and Plant Bioproducts Division (17)
Sustainable Engineering Forum (23)
12:30 PMSustainable Biofuel Production: a DOE Perspective
Alison M. Goss Eng
12:55 PMSustainable Strategies for Biofuel Production
Tom L. Richard, Gustavo Camargo, Rob Anex, Ed Van Ouwerkerk
1:20 PMBiological Pretreatment of Lignocellulosic Biomass during Wet Storage and Its Impact on Downstream Biorefinery Processes
Megan Marshall, Tom L. Richard, Qin Chen, Irene Darku, Lynn Petzke, Corey Radtke, Allison Ray, Farzaneh Rezaei, Deepti Tanjore
1:45 PMSustainability of Biomass Feedstock Production, Removal, and Transport Optimization
Remegio B. Confesor Jr., Gerald Whittaker, Rolf Färe, Shawna Grosskopf
2:10 PMProviding a Sustained Biomass Supply: Implications of Feedstock Variation
Timothy Rials
2:35 PMDevelopment of Feedstock Quality Specifications for Optimizing Biofuels Conversion Processes
Judy K. Partin, Garold L. Gresham, Peter A. Pryfogle

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