Presentations

  • Liu, Z., Ruan, Z., Xiao, Y., Yi, Y., Tang, Y., Liu, Y., Liao, W. 2012. Microbial conversion of sewage sludge for advanced fuel production. Oral presentation at the Fecal Sludge Management Conference 2012, Durban, South Africa. October 29-31.
  • Liao, W.2012. Integrated Farm-based Biorefining Converts Agricultural Wastes into Value-added Products. Oral presentation at the 12th Annual Conference on Renewable Energy from Organic Recycling, St. Louis, MO. October 29-31.
  • Chen, R., Yue, Z., Yang, F., MacLellan, J., Marsh, T., Liu, Y., Liao, W. 2012. Effects of farm wastes co-digestion on microbial community, methane production, and fiber quality as biorefining feedstock. Oral presentation at the 2012 AIChE Annual meeting, Pittsburgh, PA. October 28-November 2.
  • Wang, X., Sears, B. B., Liu, Y., Liao, W. 2012. Transgenic expression of a bacterial exo-acting intracellular amylase in the Chlamydomonas reinhardtii chloroplast. Oral presentation at the 2012 AIChE Annual meeting, Pittsburgh, PA. October 28-November 2.
  • Ruan, Z., Zanotti, M., Zhong, Y., Ducey, C., Liao, W., Liu, Y. 2012. Comparison of fungal lipid accumulation on different lignocellulosic feedstocks. Oral presentation at the 2012 AIChE Annual meeting, Pittsburgh, PA. October 28-November 2.
  • Liao, W.2012. Biological processes for biomass conversion to bioenergy. Oral presentation at the conference of United Nations 67th Anniversary Program – Sustainable Energy for Sustainable Development, East Lansing, MI. October 21-23. 
  • Moscoso, J.L., Chen, R., Kumar, S., Liao, W. 2012. Flash hydrolysis for producing algal hydrolysate hydrolysate and its application in enzymatic saccharification of lignocellulose biomass. Oral presentation at the 2012 AIChE Annual meeting, Pittsburgh, PA. October 28-November 2.
  • Liao, W.2012. A novel integrated farm-based biorefining on agricultural wastes for value-added fuels/chemical production. Oral presentation at the 22nd Annual Solid Waste Technical Conference, The Engineering Society of Detroit (ESD) Michigan Waste Industries Association (MWIA). East Lansing, MI. March 27-28, 2012.
  • Liao, W.,Yue, Z.B., Teater C., Liu, Y., Chen, R., MacLellan, J., Deitz, L., Stevenson, J. 2011. Integrated farm-based biorefining concept for agricultural residue utilization. Poster presentation at the National Academics Keck Futures Initiative Conference. Irvine, CA. November 10-13, 2011.
  • MacLellan, J., Yue, Z.B., Chen, R., Liao, W. 2011. An anaerobic bacterial culture on lignocellulosic materials for bioenergy production. Oral presentation at the AIChE 2011 Annual meeting. Minneapolis, MN. October 17-21.
  • Chen, R., Yue, Z. B., Deitz, L.A., Mulbry, W., Liao, W. 2011. Improving enzymatic hydrolysis of anaerobically digested manure fiber using algal hydrolystate. Oral presentation at the AIChE 2011 Annual meeting. Minneapolis, MN. October 17-21.
  • Wang, X.Q., Ruan, Z. H., Liao, W., Liu, Y. 2011. Comparison of glucose and glycerol metabolism of Rhizopus oryzae. Oral presentation at the AIChE 2011 Annual meeting. Minneapolis, MN. October 17-21.
  • Liao, W.,Yue, Z.B., Teater C., Liu, Y., Chen, R., MacLellan, J., Deitz, L., Stevenson, J. 2011. Integrated Farm-based Biorefining. Oral presentation at the ASABE 2011 Annual International Meeting. Lousville, KY. August 7-10.
  • Liao, W.2011. Environmental benign approaches to convert agricultural wastes into value-added energy and chemical products. Invited presentation at the Sino-U.S. Symposium on Treatment and Utilization of Animal Farm Residues. Beijing, China. May 28-29.
  • Liao, W.2010. Integrated biorefining for value added energy/chemical production. Oral presentation at the Biomass Waste to Energy Summit. East Lansing, MI. December 7.
  • Yue, Z. B., Teater, C., MacLellan, J., Liao, W. 2010. Anaerobic co-digestion of lignocellulose with dairy manure to produce feedstock for ethanol production. Oral presentation at the ASABE 2010 Annual International Meeting. Pittsburgh, PA. June 20-23.
  • Teater, C., Yue, Z. B., MacLellan, J., Liu, Y., Liao, W. 2010. Assessing solid digestate from anaerobic digestion as a feedstock for ethanol production. Oral presentation at the ASABE 2010 Annual International Meeting. Pittsburgh, PA. June 20-23.
  • Chen, R., Deitz, L., Liu, Y., Liao, W., Stevenson, J. 2010. Algal cultivation on anaerobic digested animal wasets for nutrient removal and biofuel production. Oral presentation at the ASABE 2010 Annual International Meeting. Pittsburgh, PA. June 20-23.
  • Liao, W.,Yue, Z. B., Teater, C., Liu, Y., Wang, J., Chen, R., MacLellan, J., Deitz, L., Stevenson, J. 2010. Integrated anaerobic digestion/algal cultivation system for value added energy/chemical production. Oral presentation at the 1st Canada – U.S. symposium on microalgae for bioenergy and other applications. Sarnia, Ontario, Canada. June 14, 2010.
  • Wang, X. Q., Liu, Y., Liao, W. 2010. Transgenic microalgae for thermophilic alpha-amylase production. Oral presentation at the 1st Canada – U.S. symposium on microalgae for bioenergy and other applications. Sarnia, Ontario, Canada. June 14, 2010.
  • Zhang, L., Niu, X. R., Liu, Y., Liu, Y., Liao, W. 2010. Enzymatic hydrolysis of ammonia fiber expansion (AFEX) treated corn stover using different enzyme cocktails. Poster presentation at the Northeast Sun Grant Regional Conference. Syracuse, NY. May 24 – May 26.
  • Liao, W.,Yue, Z. B., Teater, C., Chen, R., MacLellan, J., Deitz, L., Liu, Y., Stevenson, J. 2010. Integrated farm-based biorefinery (IFBBR). Poster presentation at the 32nd symposium on biotechnology for fuels and chemicals. Clearwater, FL. April 19- April 23.
  • Zhang, L., Liu, Y., Niu, X. R., Liu, Y., Yue, Z. B., Liao, W. 2010. Hydrolysis of cellulosic materials using fungal enzymes cultured on different carbon sources. Poster presentation at the 32nd symposium on biotechnology for fuels and chemicals. Clearwater, FL. April 19- April 23.
  • Liu, Y., Zhang, L., Yue, Z. B., Liu, Y., Liao, W. 2009. Enhanced cellulase and xylanase production from pelletized Trichoderma Reesei fermentation. Oral presentation at the AIChE Annual Meeting 2009. Nashville, TN. November 9 – November 13.
  • Liao, W.,Liu, Y., Wu, B., Chen, S. 2009. Coupled mixing flow and mass transfer model for pelletized fungal fermentation. Oral presentation at the Inverse Problems Symposium 2009. East Lansing, MI. June 1-2.
  • Liu, Y., Li, R., Chen, R., Liao, W., Stevenson, J. 2009. Algae research for energy/chemical products. Oral presentation at the Michigan Agri-energy conference 2009. Kalamazoo, MI. March 30 –March 31.
  • Liao, W.,Yue, Z. B., Teater, C., Liu, Y., Safferman, S. 2009. Integrated anaerobic digestion system for small-medium farms. Oral presentation at the Michigan Agri-energy conference 2009. Kalamazoo, MI. March 30 – March 31.
  • Liu, Y., Liu, Y., Liao, W. 2009. Mixture culture of pelletized fungi to produce a high efficient cellulytic-lignolytic-xylanolytic enzyme system for lignocellulosic ethanol biorefining. Poster presentation at the 2009 Sun Grant Initiative Energy Conference. Washington, DC. March 10 – 13. 
  • Liao, W.,Safferman, S., Liu, Y., Stevenson, J. 2009. Alternative energy production on the farm. Oral presentation at the 2009 agriculture’s conference on the environment. Lansing, MI. January 28. (invited talk)
  • Steven Safferman (2012), Biomass Energy Potential Spreadsheet