2nd Joint Workshop of BIOTECnico and AEM PhD programs

Técnico - Alameda Campus

The 2nd Joint Workshop of the Biotechnology and Biosciences (BIOTECnico) and Applied and Environmental Microbiology (AEM) FCT PhD programs will be held at IST, on the 15th and 16th of February.

This edition will benefit from the participation of members of their External Supervisory Committees, that will present the following seminars, open to the academic community, on Thursday

16 February | QA02.1 amphitheater, South Tower

  • 9:30 – Creating new scale down routes to help speed translation of bioprocessing research to full scale application
    Michael Hoare, Biochemical Engineering, University College London, London, United Kingdom
  • 11:30 – The influence of interspecies interactions on antibiotic susceptibility of polymicrobial biofilms
    Tom Coenye, Laboratory of Pharmaceutical Microbiology, Ghent University, Belgium
  • 13:30 – Engineering of carbon and redox metabolism in yeast for bioethanol production
    Jack Pronk, TUDelft, The Netherlands
  • 14:30 – Lessons from Lactobacilli
    Willem M. De Vos, Wageningen University, The Netherlans, and Helsinki University, Finland

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