Research Expertise

Research Expertise

For enquiries regarding specific subject areas within sustainable biotechnology you are welcome to contact our research experts directly.

Professor
Birgitte K. Ahring
Anaerobic Microbiology
Thermophiles
2nd generation bioethanol
Biorefinery systems
Professor
Peter Westermann
Anaerobic microbiology, Anaerobic bacteria, Archaea
Biodiversity, Microbial physiology
Biological hydrogen production
Greenhouse gases
Associate professor
Mette Lübeck
Fungal gene technology
Enzyme discovery for biomass conversion
Cloning, characterization and evaluation of hydrolytic enzymes
Associate professor
Peter Lübeck
Fungal gene technology
Development of fungal expression hosts
Pathway engineering and gene modification
Bio-based chemical building blocks
Hydrolytic enzymes
Associate professor
Hinrich Uellendahl
Anaerobic digestion
Process optimization
High rate reactor systems for anaerobic wastewater treatment
Integration of fermentation and physico-chemical processes
Biomass pretreatment
Associate Professor
César Simões da Fonseca

Yeast biotechnology
Biorefineries
Lignocellulosic ethanol
Biosurfactants