Centre for Sustainable Chemical Technologies

Algae for Renewable Energy
Doctoral Training Centre Symposium Series

poster

Wednesday 12 January 2011

Time: 11.00 – 18.00
Location: University of Bath, Building 8 West, Room 2.1 (maps)

Register for this event (free but required)

Programme

 

 

 

 

Session

Time

Speaker

Title

Genetics and Biotechnology

11.00

Prof Rod Scott, University of Bath

Introduction to section

11.20

Dr Saul Purton, University College London

Genetic engineering algae for biofuels: the hype and the reality

12.00

Prof. Alison Smith, University of Cambridge

Algal biodiesel production - how biological insights can help

12.20

Dr Sohail Ali, PML

Algal strain isolation for bioenergy

 

12.40

Lunch Break — 4 South Pavilion

Photobioreactors and Biofuel

13.45

Prof Matt Davidson, University of Bath

Introduction to section

14.05

Prof Otto Pulz

Microalgae - mass cultivation in
photobioreactors

14.05

Dr Fessehaye Zemichael, Imperial College - London

Photobiological Hydrogen Production: reactor design challenges and investigating parameters that affect growth and H2 production of green algae

14.25

Dr Adam Harvey, Newcastle University

Conversion of Algal Biomass to Biofuel

14.45

Dr John Love, University of Exeter

Enhanced Algal Growth in Microlensed Photobioreactors

 

15.05

Coffee Break — 4 South Pavilion

Electrochemistry and Solar Algal Bio-Cells

15.45

Dr Petra Cameron, University of Bath

Introduction to section

16.05

Prof John Greenman and Dr Yannis Ieropoulos, University of West of England

Microbial Fuel Cells and the role of algae

16.45

Mr Paolo Bombelli, University of Cambridge

Electrogenic photosynthetic organisms

17.05

Dr Nelli Beecroft, University of Surrey

Performance and dynamics of the microbial community in MFCs fed with sucrose

 

17.25 – 17.55

Mr Hiroaki Fuduka, DENSO

Biofuels from microalgae. DENSO's approach

 

18.00 – 19.00

Poster Session — 4 South Pavilion