Speakers articles

Take a look at what our AlgalBBB 2019 speakers have published recently and chat with them about their work in Boulder, USA. Access the Elsevier titles for free.

Conference Chairs

Jose Olivares, Los Alamos National Laboratory, USA
Review of the harvesting and extraction program within the National Alliance for Advanced Biofuels and Bioproducts

Olaf Kruse, Department of Algae Biotechnology & Bioenergy, Bielefeld University, Germany
Modeling and Simulating the Aerobic Carbon Metabolism of a Green Microalga Using Petri Nets and New Concepts of VANESA

Keynote Speakers:

Gwendolyn McClung, US Environmental Protection Agency, USA
Status of microbial based cleaning products in statutory regulations and ecolabelling in Europe, the USA, and Canada

Venkatesh Prasad, Head-Synthetic Biology Function, Reliance Industries Ltd., India
Electromagnetic stratagem to control predator population in algal open pond cultivation

Ron Chance,Algenol Biotech, USA
Diffusion of water and ethanol in silicalite crystals synthesized in fluoride media


Michael Huesemann, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, USA
Phosphorus and nitrogen recycle following algal bio-crude production via continuous hydrothermal liquefaction

EonSeon Jin, Hanyang University, Korea
Deletion of the chloroplast LTD protein impedes LHCI import and PSI-LHCI assembly in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii

Inna Khozin-Goldberg, Ben-Gurion University, Israel
Improved productivity and oxidative stress tolerance under nitrogen starvation is associated with the ablated Δ5 desaturation in the green microalga Lobosphaera incisa

Lieve Laurens, National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), USA
Unified field studies of the algae testbed public-private partnership as the benchmark for algae agronomics

Peter Lindblad, Uppsala University, Sweden
Enhancement of photosynthetic isobutanol production in engineered cells of Synechocystis PCC 6803

Graham Peers, Colorado State University, USA
Evolution of an atypical de-epoxidase for photoprotection in the green lineage

Matthew Posewitz, Colorado School of Mines, USA
Unlocking the constraints of cyanobacterial productivity: Acclimations enabling ultrafast growth

Jason Quinn, Colorado State University, USA
Measurement of acoustic properties of microalgae and implications for the performance of ultrasonic harvesting systems

Phillip E. Savage, Penn State College of Engineering, USA
Biodiversity improves the ecological design of sustainable biofuel systems

Setsuko Wakao, Plant and Microbial Biology, University of California Berkeley, USA
Light stress and photoprotection in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii

Joseph Weissman, Exxon Mobil, USA
High-light selection produces a fast-growing Picochlorum celeri