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 
Papers & Proceedings:
- 2011, M.J. Cooney, G. Young, R. Pate, Bio-oil from photosynthetic microalgae: Case study , Bioresource Technology, Vol. 102, Issue 1, pp. 166-177.