Oscar Pardo-Planas, Ph.D. Student

Department Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering
Field of Specialization Biosystems Engineering
Research Adviser  Dr. Mark Wilkins
Email oscar.planas@okstate.edu

Education

B.S./M.S. Chemical Engineering, University of Santiago de Compostela, 2012, Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain                        (with exchange stay at the Technical University of Denmark  (2009-2010) and the University of Utah (2011-2012)

Research Interest

Oscar Planas’ research interest is on the production of biofuels and bioproducts from renewable resources. His Ph.D. project aims to study the production of enzymes from a mutant fungal strain in a trickle bed reactor. The targeted enzymes have direct or potential applications for biorefineries.