AlgaePARC, Wageningen UR


Mini-symposium: Microalgae Biotechnology: towards industrial strains and processes

Organisator Bioprocess Engineering

vr 20 december 2013 09:00 tot 16:00

Locatie Forum, building number 102
Droevendaalsesteeg 2
6708 PB Wageningen
Zaal/kamer C314
09.00 - 09.30 Arrival and coffee/tea
09.30 - 09.40 Opening and welcome
09.40 - 10.20 Recent progress on molecular and cell biology of Haematococcus pluvialis and biotechnological implications Prof. Qiang Hu, Institute of Hydrobiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan, China
10.20 - 10.45 Optimization of triacylglycerol production in microalgae Guido Breuer MSc, Bioprocess Engineering, Wageningen University
10.45 - 11.00 Break
11.00 - 11.25 Microalgae on a time schedule: Circadian rhythms in the cell cycle and biomass composition of Neochloris oleoabundans Lenneke de Winter MSc, Bioprocess Engineering, Wageningen University
11.25 - 11.50 A data integration and visualization resource for the metabolic network of Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 Timo Maarleveld MSc, Systems Bioinformatics IBIVU, VU University Amsterdam
11.50 - 12.15 Towards industrial strains Packo Lamers PhD, Bioprocess Engineering, Wageningen University
12.15 - 13.15 Closure and lunch*
16.00 PhD thesis defence of Anne Klok (Aula of Wageningen University) Lipid Production in Microalgae

*You are invited to join us for lunch; please notify our secretariat when you would like to do so by emailing (incl. the number of persons) to: Miranda Berger