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

OSU’S BioPEC Hosts Third Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Program

June 6, 2016
REU 2016

Biobased Products and Energy Center (BioPEC) at Oklahoma State University (OSU), Stillwater, OK hosts the Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program titled “Interdisciplinary Sustainable Biobased Products and Energy” for nine weeks from May 31 to July 29, 2016. Bioenergy REU is a summer research program funded by the National Science Foundation. Led by Dr. Gopal Read More

Sway Pradhan’s “Fungi and Bacteria for Biofuels: Helps or Hurts?” Wins First Place in 3-Minute Challenge

May 26, 2016

On April 14, 2016, Sway Pradhan, a Master’s student under the supervision of Dr. Babu Fathepure, Associate Professor of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, Oklahoma State University (OSU), won First Place in OSU’s Graduate College’s First President’s Fellow’s Grand Three Minute Challenge. As background, plant biomass is the most abundant source of raw material for the Read More