Advanced Science News: Interview: The next generation bioeconomy

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Christos Maravelias, Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professor and Paul A. Elfers Professor in chemical and biological engineering, is interviewed by Advanced Science News about his research.

John Uhlrich, editor-in-chief of Energy Technology, talks to Professor Christos Maravelias of the University of Wisconsin–Madison, USA, and Jeffrey Herron, now of The Dow Chemical Company, about their recent article on a systems level approach to biomass upgrading strategies for the next-generation biorefinery. The work identifies important future areas for process improvement by detailing the key trade-offs between various process design options for producing biofuels and chemicals from biomass, and is included in a Special Issue on Pyrolysis for Energy Technologies. Read more…