Examples of Past Research Projects
Photobioreactor project with novel optics; ARPA-E-DOE; Erickson and Angenent.
Weatherization of older homes - the effect on bioaerosol loads; Sloan Foundation; Angenent.
Reduction of iron and humic substances as a dominant respiratory process in arctic peat soils; NSF; Lipson [SDSU], Angenent, and Raab [Stanford].
Mixed cummunity bioreactors to convert (ligno)cellulosic feedstocks into the liquid biofuel butanol; NRI-USDA; Angenent, Qureshi [ARS-USDA], Cotta [ARS-USDA], and Dien [ARS-USDA].
Anaerobic treatment of domestic wastewater from rural Communities with an anaerobic migrating blanket reactor. McDonnell Academy Global Energy and Environment Partnership (MAGEEP), Washington University in St. Louis - $35,500 (Angenent, Onay and Yenigün [Bogaziçi University, Turkey] and Nuengjamnong and Rachdawong [Chulalongkorn University, Thailand]).
Discovery and utilization of enzymes for renewable biofuels production. Missouri Life Science Research Board - 58,796 (Angenent).
Effect of variable loading rates on the anaerobic treatment of corn milling wastewater-Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity in conjunction with the National Corn-to-Ethanol Research Center-$58,986 (Angenent).
Inactivation of bioaerols with X-ray-enhanced coronas-MRCE-NIH-$153,000 (Biswas and Angenent)