Biological Conversions and Processes for Renewable Feedstocks

Tuesday, November 9, 2010: 8:30 AM
254 A Room (Salt Palace Convention Center)

Description:
Explore advances in products and processes based on biologically-mediated catalysis of renewable substrates. Favor papers demonstrating the sound application of core scientific and engineering principles.


Sponsor:
Sustainable Biorefineries
Co-Sponsor(s):
Bioengineering (15c), Sustainable Engineering Forum (23), Research and New Technology Committee (18j)


Chair:
Nasib Qureshi
Email: Nasib.Qureshi@ars.usda.gov

Co-Chair:
David Hodge
Email: hodgeda@egr.msu.edu



8:30 AM
(200a) Thermotolerant Bioprocessing of Lignocellulosic Biomass for Cost-Efficient Bioethanol Production
Lew P. Christopher, Vasudeo Zambare, Aditya Bhalla, Santosh Bandlamudi, Kasiviswanathan Muthukumarappan and Rajesh K. Sani



9:20 AM
(200c) Evaluation of Mountain Beetle-Infested Lodgepole Pine for Cellulosic Ethanol Production by SPORL Pretreatment
J.Y. Zhu, Xiaolin Luo, Roland Gleisner, Jose Negron, Shen Tian, Wenyuan Zhu, Eric Horn and Xuejun Pan




10:35 AM
(200f) Lignin Modification and Its Effect Upon Lignocellulose Degradation in Termite
Shulin Chen, Jing Ke, Deepak Singh, Dhrubo Laskar and Jijiao Zeng
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