Kumar Awarded USDA-NIFA Grant to Study GBTL Technology for Liquid Hydrocarbon Production

Dr. Ajay Kumar, Associate Professor of Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering, Oklahoma State University (OSU), Stillwater, OK, received a USDA-NIFA Center Award through the South Central Sun Grant Program to conduct a study on “Hydrocarbon Fuels, Chemicals and Intermediates from a Novel Biomass Pyrolysis Technology”. Dr. Kumar collaborates with two other professors from OSU, Drs. Allen Read More

Multi-scale Fouling Characterization for Sweet Sorghum during Bioethanol Development

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Dr. Rob Whiteley, Head of the School of Chemical Engineering and John Hendrix Chair of Engineering at Oklahoma State University, received a DOT-RITA Center Award in 2013 through the South Central Sun Grant Program to conduct the study titled, “Multi-scale Fouling Characterization of Fermented/Hydrolyzed Sweet Sorghum.” Dr. Whiteley conducted the study to better understand the Read More

Wilkins’ Collaborates with PFI Germany on TrickleZyme Project for his Sabbatical

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Mark Wilkins, Associate Professor of Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering Department, Oklahoma State University (OSU), Stillwater, OK, collaborated with Prüf-und Forschungsinstitut Pirmasens e.V. (PFI Biotechnology) in Germany and other OSU researchers on the TrickleZyme Project. The project is focused on optimizing continuous enzyme production in a trickle bed reactor. Wilkins, who will be on sabbatical this Read More