Developments in the Pretreatment of Lignocellulosics for Bioconversion II

Wednesday, November 10, 2010: 12:30 PM
251 A Room (Salt Palace Convention Center)

Description:
Explore progress in developing and understanding technologies to prepare cellulosic biomass for conversion by enzymatic hydrolysis using a variety of process configurations.


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


Chair:
Daniel J. Schell
Email: dan_schell@nrel.gov

Co-chairs:
Tae Hyun Kim
Email: thkim@iastate.edu

R. Eric Berson
Email: eric.berson@louisville.edu

- indicates paper has an Extended Abstract file available on CD.



12:30 PM
(461a) Hot Water and Dilute Acid Pretreatment of High and Low Specific Gravity Populus Deltoides Clones
Kris A Bunnell, Ching-Shuan Lau, Elizabeth M Martin, Matthew H. Pelkki, David W. Patterson, Edgar C Clausen, James A. Smith and Danielle Julie Carrier


12:55 PM
(461b) Fungal Pretreatments for Lignocellulosic Bioconversion
Richard L. Giles, Emily R. Galloway, Gloria D. Elliott, Barry Edwards and Matthew W. Parrow



1:45 PM
(461d) Update On the Redistribution of Lignin Caused by Dilute Acid Pretreatment of Biomass and Its Effect On the Enzymatic Digestion of Cellulose
David K. Johnson, Bryon S. Donohoe, Rui Katahira, Melvin P. Tucker, Todd B. Vinzant and Michael E. Himmel

File available
2:10 PM
(461e) Integrated Dynamic Model of the Alkaline Delignification Process of Lignocellulosic Biomass
John M. Fuertez, Angela A. Ruiz, Hernan D. Alvarez and Alejandro Molina

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