Items Tagged “Biofuels And Bioproducts”

DOE Renews Funding for JBEI

The Department of Energy’s Joint BioEnergy Institute (JBEI), led by Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab), was selected as one of four Department of Energy (DOE) Bioenergy Research Centers (BRC) to be awarded a combined total of $590 million to support innovative research on biofuels and bioproducts.

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Two Researchers to Represent JBEI at Bay Area Research SLAM

Two JBEI postdoctoral fellows from two different JBEI partner institutions will compete at the Bay Area Research SLAM

Tags: Awards, Biofuels And Bioproducts, Outreach, Technology

Jay Keasling to receive AIChE's Doing a World of Good Medal

Jay Keasling, JBEI’s chief executive officer, will be awarded the Doing a World of Good Medal by the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE).

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Keasling Featured in NHK World, Japan’s Public TV Station

JBEI's CEO talks about the impact of synthetic biology in people's lives.

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More Investment Needed for Machine Learning for Bioengineering

Opinion piece highlights the opportunities in a radical new approach to bioengineering that leverages the latest disruptive advances in machine learning.

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Could Synthetic Biology Stop Global Warming?, Latino USA

Héctor García Martín, Deputy Vice President of JBEI's Biofuels and Bioproducts Division spoke to Latino USA about the emerging field of synthetic biology.

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Blue Pigment from Engineered Fungi Could Help Turn the Textile Industry Green

JBEI's new platform for producing blue pigment could provide a sustainable alternative to conventional synthetic dyes and open the door for next-generation bioproduction.

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Bright Skies for Plant-Based Jet Fuels

Joint BioEnergy Institute researchers demonstrate that jet fuels made from plants could be cost competitive with conventional fossil fuels.

Tags: BBD, Biofuels And Bioproducts, LEAD