As part of the university's commitment to economic development and outreach, CTL hosts a variety of events to create connections between the Cornell campuses, industry members, entrepreneurs, and investors.
Inventions Roundtable™ - Bioenergy
March 11, 2011 - 9:00am - 1:30pm
Open to: Invitation-only.
This event featured four technology presentations focused on bioenergy. Invited guests provided feedback in the areas of marketability and applications.
The presentations included:
- Altering Plant Cell Wall Composition and Structure for Cellulosic Ethanol Production
Jocelyn Rose, Associate Professor, Plant Biology
- Methods to Improve Alcohol Tolerance in Microorganisms for More Efficient Ethanol Production
Manuel Villa, Principal Research Scientist, Molecular Biology & Genetics
- Pretreatment Process for Diverse Biomass Sources
Jeremy Luterbacher, Graduate Student, Chemical Engineering
- Methods of Enhancing Lignin Depolymerization
Stephane Corgie, Research Associate, Biological & Environmental Engineering
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