LSU AgCenter to host bioenergy course May 18-20 in Baton Rouge

(04/28/16) BATON ROUGE, La. – The LSU AgCenter’s Sustainable Bioproducts Initiative will host a free three-day course on bioenergy May 18-20.

The program will focus on bioenergy feedstock resources, types of biofuels and biomass conversion techniques. It will also cover various types of unit operations related to biomass processing and conversion, including drying, distillation, absorption and separation.

A brief introduction to COMSOL computer software and a tutorial session will conclude the course.

Pranjali Muley, a postdoctoral researcher in the LSU Cain Department of Chemical Engineering, will be the instructor.

The course will be held in 102 Knapp Hall on the LSU campus in Baton Rouge. It will run from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. all three days with breaks for lunch.

Registration and additional information are available online by going to and putting “biomass conversion” in the search box.

4/28/2016 3:12:37 PM
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