Wilkins Receives USDA Grant through South Central Region Sun Grant Program

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Mark Wilkins, Associate Professor of Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering Department, Oklahoma State University (OSU), Stillwater, has received a $110,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture-National Institute of Food and Agriculture (USDA-NIFA) through South Central Region Sun Grant Program. Wilkins’ project received funding to develop a practical and low cost handling and pretreatment protocols, which Read More

Summer Opportunity for Students Interested in Bioenergy Research

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For students interested in research training, the Biobased Products and Energy Center is offering another opportunity to join the summer research program. Headed by Gopal Kakani, Associate Professor in the Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, this project focuses on expanding student knowledge of the interdisciplinary science in developing bioenergy and other biobased products. This Read More

OSU Bioenergy Logistics Program through USDA-BRDI Grant

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In 2009, Oklahoma State University received a USDA Biomass Research and Development Initiative (BRDI) Grant to conduct the study titled “Sustainable feedstock production supply systems to support cellulosic biorefinery industries.” A large portion of this project was focused on feedstock logistics. The feedstock logistics team included: OSU Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering Department, Oklahoma Agricultural Experiment Read More