NAABB conference abstract extension

The abstract deadline for oral and poster presentations for the 4th International Conference on Algal Biomass, Biofuels and Bioproducts, scheduled for June 15-18, in Santa Fe, NM, has been extended until February 28…

NAABB sets next conference for Santa Fe, NM

The National Alliance for Advanced Biofuels and Bioproducts (NAABB) has announced that their 4th International Conference on Algal Biomass, Biofuels and Bioproducts…

A.I.M. Interview: NAABB’s José Olivares

José Olivares is a busy man. Not only the founder and kingpin of the NAABB 3-year DOE-backed consortium to ring out the potential of algal biofuel production, he also recently served as conference chair for…

NAABB announces program, speakers for 3rd conference

The consortium composing the National Alliance For Advanced Biofuels and Bio-Products has announced the final program for their 3rd International Conference on Algal Biomass, Biofuels and Bioproducts…

Olivares Named Leader of LANL Bioscience Division

National Alliance for Advanced Biofuels and Bioproducts (NAABB) Executive Director José Olivares has been selected to serve as Division Leader for the Bioscience Division, a central hub for biotechnology…

NAABB Chooses Harvesting and Extraction Technologies

The National Alliance for Advanced Biofuels and Bioproducts (NAABB) has selected three harvesting and one extraction technology for Phase II scale up development. The three harvesting technologies include an…

AIM Interview: NAABB’s Dr. José Olivares

As the National Alliance for Advanced Biofuels and Bioproducts, NAABB, comes to the end of the second year in its three-year lifecycle, it’s looking more and more like Aquatic Species Program: The Next…

AIM Interview: LANL’s Dr. Babetta Marrone and Dr. Jim Coons

Dr. Babetta Marrone and Dr. Jim Coons are in charge of developing the Ultrasonic Algae Biofuel Harvester, as their part of Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)’s part of the 3-year NAABB project. Their work in…

A.I.M. Interview: Dr. Richard Sayre

Dr. Richard Sayre keeps his plate full as both the Director of the Enterprise Rent-A-Car Institute for Renewable Fuels at the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, and as the CTO of the high profile algae startup, Phycal, Inc. Recently, he also co-chaired…

MSU’s Algal Photobioreactor Licensed by Phenometrics, Inc.

Phenometrics, Inc. has licensed the algal simulation photo bioreactor technology from MSU Technologies at Michigan State University in East Lansing, Michigan. The technology was developed by the Kramer lab…

A.I.M. Interview: Cal Poly’s Dr. Tryg Lundquist

As an environmental engineering professor at California Polytechnic State University, in San Luis Obispo, CA, Dr. Tryg Lundquist researches how wastewater can make algae biofuel and how algae biofuel…

A.I.M. Interview: Eldorado Biofuels’ Paul Laur

The National Alliance for Biofuels and Bioproducts (NAABB) consortium, the 33-member collaboration of government research laboratories, university labs and private industry, recently announced achieving…

NAABB Announces ASTM Algal Biodiesel

The National Alliance for Biofuels and Bioproducts (NAABB), a consortium of leading scientists and engineers from universities, private industry, and national laboratories working together to develop the algal…

DOE to Host Algae Webinar Sept. 8

The U.S.D.O.E.’s Biomass Program is hosting a Webinar on Wednesday, September 8, 2010, from 2:00–4:30 p.m. EDT entitled “The Promise and Challenge of Algae as a Renewable Source of Biofuels.”