USDA-NIFA Awards Grants for Atiyeh’s and Kumar’s Projects through South Central Sun Grant Program

October 19, 2016

Hasan Atiyeh and Ajay Kumar, Associate Professors of Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering, Oklahoma State University (OSU), are the recipients of a two-year USDA-NIFA grant, $150,000 each, through the South Central Sun Grant Program’s (SC-SGP) regional competitive grants program. Dr. Atiyeh’s project on “Butanol Production with High Yield and Carbon Conversion Using Novel Biocatalysts” is in Read More

Today is National BIOENERGY Day

bioenergy 2016

To celebrate the 2016 National Bioenergy Day, join the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) today at 12:00 p.m. Eastern Time for a Facebook Live tour of the National Renewable Energy Laboratory’s Integrated Biorefinery Research Facility (IBRF). To watch the live broadcast and submit your thoughts and comments, visit EERE on Facebook today, October 19th, at noon. Read More

A Novel Control Method of Gas Supply for Alcohol Production Via Syngas Fermentation

June 21, 2016
Atiyeh article

Syngas fermentation is a technology that can be used for the production of biofuels and biobased chemicals using lignocellulosic biomass and waste materials. Syngas is made by gasifying biomass, coal, pet-coke and waste materials, or is present in industrial gas waste streams. This gas contains a mixture of carbon monoxide (CO), hydrogen (H2), and carbon Read More