In this project, a method of analysis was developed and applied to a generic bio-oil from microalgae process. In practice many of the bottlenecks revealed remain to be solved. The analysis framework presented herein was developed to aid analyses of future systems that propose specific solutions.
Point Person: Michael Cooney 
- Michael J. Cooney, Greg Young, Ronald Pate, Bio-oil from photosynthetic microalgae: Case study , Bioresource Technology, Volume 102, Issue 1, January 2011, Pages 166-177, ISSN 0960-8524, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biortech.2010.06.134 .