Biorefineries (2020/2021)

Course code
4S008285
Name of lecturer
David Bolzonella
Coordinator
David Bolzonella
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
ING-IND/25 - CHEMICAL PLANTS
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
II semestre dal Mar 1, 2021 al Jun 11, 2021.

Lesson timetable

Go to lesson schedule

Learning outcomes

The course is dedicated to the definition of the concept of BIOREFINERY and its impact in the field of industrial biotechnology and bioeconomy in general. The three main steps of a biorefinery process (feedstock preparation, fermentation, down-stream processing for product recovery) will be the basis of the teaching activity. Several examples of fine chemicals production from dedicated crops or agro-/industrial-/civil- waste will be given during the course