People >Dr. Renato Carrha Leitao
Visiting scientist (Researcher, Embrapa, Brazil)
Research: Hydrolysis rate analysis with pretreated lignocellulosic materials
Renato has operated batch cultures to ascertain the hydrolysis rates of pretreated corn fiber samples as part of Matt Agler's research project. Renato is doing a sandwich program during which he visited the Angenent Lab for two months during the Fall of 2009, and will return for a year in Jan. 2012.