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IBA Lecture Series 2020- Advance in Bioconversion Technologies
November 11, 2020 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Lecture Series– Advance in Bioconversion Technologies
1st Lecture: Bioconversion for Bioproducts
Topic 1: Thermo- or biochemical routes? Dry or Wet? Pretreatment? For methane, hydrogen or volatile fatty acids?
Speaker: Prof. Mohammad Taherzadeh (University of Boras, Sweden)
Topic 2: Carbon-based supported catalysts for the conversion of biomass into value-added chemicals
Speaker: Dr Zhao Jun (Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong)
2nd Lecture: Biochar production and its application
Topic 1: Conversion of urban green waste to value-added products through pyrolysis
Speaker: Prof. Hailong Wang (Foshan University, China)
Topic 2: Co-composting of food waste digestate with biochar
Speaker: Prof. Jonathan Wong (Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong)
3rd Lecture: Anaerobic Digestion
Topic 1: Anaerobic digestion for waste treatment and resource recovery
Speaker: Prof. Samir Khanal (University of Hawaii, USA)
Topic 2: Capnophilic lactic fermentation- A novel metabolic pathway for
resource recovery from organic waste
Speaker: Dr Niraka Pradhan (Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong)
Meeting link will be sent out to registered participants at least 48 hours (HK Time) before the event)
ALL ARE WELCOME!