Biorestec 2018

2nd International Conference on Bioresource Technology for Bioenergy, Bioproducts & Environmental Sustainability

16 - 19 September, 2018 | Melia Sitges, Spain

2018 Programme

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Poster Award Winners

Economical, mass and energy balance impact in a municipal solid waste anaerobic digestion plant using co-digestion
V. Abad*1, T. Vicent2, X. Font2, 1Consorci per a la Gestió dels Residus del Vallès Oriental, Spain, 2Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain

Utilization of deacetylated Aloe vera for probiotics and biomass maximization
A. Anand*, H. Aoyagi, University of Tsukuba, Japan

Influence of biochar amendment on antibiotic resistance gene abundance and the bacterial community during aerobic composting of pig manure
M.K. Awasthi*, Z.Q. Zhang, Northwest A&F University, China

Effect of ultraviolet radiation on the production of mycosporine-like amino acids and saturated lipids
Lyngbya R. Chandra*1 ,2, J.A.G. Uribe1, B.E. Rittmann1,2, ,1Tecnologico de Monterrey, School of Engineering and Science, Mexico, 2Arizona State University, USA

Changing co-factor specificity of an alcohol dehydrogenase increases ethanol production of cyanobacteria
Y.N. Choi*, H.J. Shin, J.W. Kim, J.M. Park, POSTECH, Republic of Korea

Impact of nanoparticles on biogas production from poultry litter
A. Hassanein*, S. Lansing, R. Tikekar, University of Maryland, USA

Techno-economic analysis of simultaneous production of bioethanol and D-psicose from corn in modified dry grind process
A. Juneja*, G. Zhang, Y. Jin, V. Singh, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, USA

Next-generation biosurfactant production using digestate from anaerobic digestion in a biorefinery approach
G. Kaur*, J.W.C. Wong, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong

Membrane distillation of process water for performance optimization of the Växtkraft biogas plant in Sweden
E.U. Khan*, A. Nordberg, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences-SLU, Sweden

Glycerol-based pretreatments for enhancing delignification of Miscanthus and Salix viminalis
M. Kuglarz*1, K. Dabkowska2, M. Wyszomirski1, M. Rom1, 1University of Bielsko-Biala, Poland, 2Warsaw University of Technology, Poland

Influence of molecular weight and functional group on lignin nanoparticle formation
J.H. Lee*, S.Y. Park, X. Jin, I-G. Choi, J.W. Choi, Seoul National University, Republic of Korea

Effect of pre-treatment on ultra-structure of pine needle forest litter: Exploring potential of forest biomass for renewable bioenergy generation
R. Mahajan*1, S. Bansal1, A.K. Puniya2, G. Goel1,1Jaypee University of Information Technology, India, 2Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, India

Isolation and characterization of lignin from residues after hemicelluloses pre-extraction of corncobs assisted by mechanical pretreatment and enzymatic hydrolysis
Y. Wang, Q.X. Hou, W. Liu*, Tianjin University of Science, China

Semi-continuous reverse membrane bioreactor in two-stage anaerobic digestion of citrus waste
T. Kurniawan1, L. Lukitawesa2, I. Hanifah1, R. Wikandari1, R. Millati*1, M. Taherzadeh2, C. Niklasson31Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia, 2University of Borås, Sweden, 3Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden

Production of cellulose, hemi-derived sugars and functional lignin by dilute acid hydrolysis of wood meal with monophenol
H. Nonaka*, T. Hata, Mie University, Japan

Hydrodeoxygenation of bio-oil over metal titanium oxide on carbon bead for production of high quality biofuel in continuous reactor
S. Oh*, I-G. Choi, J.W. Choi, Seoul National University, Republic of Korea

Technological challenges, advancements and innovations in lignocellulosic based biorefinery for fuels and chemicals
R. Sindhu1, P. Binod1, N. Vivek1, S.H. Hazeena1, A. Pandey*2, 1CSIR-National Institute for Interdisciplinary Science and Technology, India, 2CSIR- Indian Institute of Toxicology Research, India

Effect of the pH on the cell population distribution in a batch culture of Clostridium beijerinckii for the production of butanol
I. Paredes*, J. Quintero, K. Guerrero, S. Mau, R. Conejeros, J.C. Gentina, G. Aroca, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso, Chile

Pilot-scale pretreatment of four agroindustrial residues in a continuous extrusion-autohydrolysis reactor for bioethanol production at high solids loading
J.A. Perez-Pimienta1, G. Papa2, J.M. Gladden2 ,3, B.A. Simmons2, A. Sanchez*1, 1CINVESTAV, Mexico, 2Joint BioEnergy Institute, USA, 3Sandia National Laboratories, USA

Simultaneous hydrolysis and fermentation system using immobilized yeasts to produce ethanol from sugarcane bagasse pretreated by hydrodynamic cavitation-assisted process
R. Terán Hilares*1, D.K. Viana1, M.A. Amhed2, J. Resende1, S.S. da Silva1, J.C. Santos1, 1University of Sao Paulo, Brazil, 2MNS University of Engineering and Technology, Brazil