Bioconversion and Renewable Energy Research Group

Main Research Focus: Convert biowaste to beneficial products (biovalorization), e,g. biogas, biodiesel, biosurfactants, biofertilizers etc; and to restore heavy metal and petroleum-polluted environments using low-cost biowastes.

Title of Most Recent Research Project: Mechanisms of weak acid-induced stress tolerance in yeasts: Prospects for improved bioethanol production from lignocellulosic biomass.

Name of the Coordinator: Dr. Chukwudi Ogbonnaya Onwosi

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Phone number of the RG: 08034920577

Phone Number of the Coordinator: 08034920577

Department of the Coordinator: Microbiology