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The 1st International Conference on Algal Biomass, Biofuels & Bioproducts  

June 2012, San Diego, USA


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  • John R. Benemann, Benemann Associates, USA
  • Roy Curtiss, Arizona State University, USA
  • C. Meghan Downes, New Mexico State University
  • Mark Hildebrand, UCSD, USA
  • Olaf Kruse, University of Bielefeld, Germany
  • Ron Lacey, Texas A&M, USA
  • Anthony Marchese, Colorado State University, USA
  • Steve Mayfield, UCSD, USA
  • Greg Mitchell, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, USA
  • Matteo Pelligrini, UCLA, USA
  • Mario Tredici, University of Florence, Italy
  • Tryon Wickersham, Texas A&M, USA
  • Rene Wijffels, Wageningen University, The Netherlands
  • Qinyu Wu, Tsinghua University, China
  • Presentations

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    Microbial diversity in N. salina cultures grown in municipal wastewaters
    J. Gregson, M. Seger, S. Starkenburg, A. Unc

    Non-invasive sorting of lipid producing microalgae with dielectrophoresis
    A.R. Schor, C.R. Buie

    Harvesting microalgal biomass: The potential of flocculation based preconcentration
    D. Vandamme, P.I. Pohl, I. Fraeye, I. Foubert, P.V. Brady, J.C. Hewson, K. Muylaert

    Hydrothermal processing: Efficient production of high-quality fuels from algae
    D.C. Elliott, J.R. Oyler

    Microgalgal biomass production lessons from nature
    Amha Belay

    Investigating the relationship between fluid mechanics and growth of benthic filamentous algae
    D.M. Blersch, A.F. Alzate

    Green energy from marine algae: biogas production from anaerobic digestion of Irish seaweed species
    C. Vanegas, J. Bartlett

    Microalgae based biodiesels: Estimation of fuel quality parameters related to FAME molecular structures
    S.S. Marques, I.T. Cabanelas, G.C. Carvalho, C.O. deSouza, F.A. Chinalia, I.A. Nascimento

    Transcriptional response to elevated CO2 revealed by RNA-Seq in green algae
    J. Xu, P. Kukutla, W. Van Voorhies, P. Lammers, S. Starkenburg

    Sustained photosynthetic conversion of CO2 to ethylene in recombinant cyanobacterium Synechocystis 6803
    J. Ungerer, L. Tao, M. Davis, P.C. Maness, M. Ghirardi, J. Yu

    Nutrient recycling from waste resources for algae cultivation: Necessity, not a choice
    M. Singh, R.L. Claxton, K.C. Das

    Development and optimization of a microgravity photobioreactor for evaluating CO2 consumption by microalgae
    M. Gross, Z. Wen

    Evaluating the effects of climate (light, temperature) on biomass productivity in outdoor ponds
    M. Huesemann, B. Crowe, J. Van Wagenen, T. Miller, S. Hobbs, J. Polle, P. Waller

    Characterization of an α glucan isolated as a co product of bio-oil produced by two step hydrothermal liquefaction of Chlorella sorokiniana biomass
    M. Chakraborty, A. Mcdonald, S. Chen

    A coordination chemistry model for autocoagulation of algae
    P.V. Brady, P.I. Pohl, J.C. Hewson

    Effects of coagulant/flocculants on the production of biodiesel, biosolvents, and bioplastic from microalgae
    R.J. Anthony, A. Sathish, J.T. Ellis, A. Rahman, C.D. Miller, R.C. Sims

    Advances in Biofuel and High Value Compound Production by Microalgae
    S. Leu, A. Zarka, I. Khozin-Goldberg, S. Boussiba

    Fossil fuel consumption and GHG emissions for algal biofuels
    T.N. Kalnes, R.M. Handler, D.R. Shonnard, M. Mihalek, F.S. Lupton

    The link between photosynthetic efficiency and productivity in Nannochloropsis cultures
    D. Simionato, E. Sforza, A. Bertucco, G.M. Giacometti, G. Finazzi, T. Morosinotto

    Novel fungal assisted bioflocculation technique for microalgae harvesting and its application
    W.G. Zhou, M. Min, B. Hu, P. Chen, R. Ruan

    Foam fractionation: An effective technology for harvesting microalgae biomass
    T. Coward, J.G.M. Lee, G.S. Caldwell

    Photosynthesis-to-fuels: from sunlight to hydrogen and isoprene production
    A. Melis

    Optimization of growth scheme for microalgae used for wastewater purification and biofuel feedstock
    E. Gana, M. Nisnevitch, Y. Anker

    Isoprenoid metabolism in microalgae: Biosynthesis, regulation, and metabolic sinks
    J.E.W. Polle