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KABI5063 Towards sustainable bioenergy/biofuel production 2 op
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Molecular Plant Biology

Learning outcomes

Students will understand the concepts of renewable biofuels and sustainable fuel production systems. Students will gain (and critically process) information on the future demands, associated problems and solutions for sustainable fuel production.


The course centers on sustainable bioenergy in general, with the focus on microbial platforms for renewable biofuel production, possibilities for direct conversion of solar energy into desired end-products in photosynthetic cyanobacterial hosts, metabolic engineering (e.g. pathway modification and synthetic biology tools) and related biotechnological applications.

Teaching language


Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Participation in classroom work
  • In English
  • In English
  • In English



Recommended year of study

2nd year of Master's degree studies.

The course is organized in autumn 2017. Periods I - II.

Study materials

Lectures and other material will be available via Moodle2.

Belongs to following study modules

Biokemian laitos
Biokemian laitos
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Implementation details are unavailable.
Biokemian laitos
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