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Fellowship & Grant details

Fellowship posted by Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research (03/03/2013 03.36)

Agricultural biomass from Mediterranean regions as source to obtain biofuels and high added value chemicals: a bio-refinery approach

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Key objectives of the research project are: 1. Chemical and energetic characterization of biomass, including agricultural feedstock, vegetable residues and algae cultures; 2. Setting up of advanced methodologies for the development of biomass traceability and certification systems (UNI-EN); 3. System analysis, design and optimization of thermochemical (pyrolysis and gasification) and biochemical (anaerobic digestion) conversion processes of biomass into biofuels; 4. Analysis of the energy conversion efficiency; 5. Development of innovative methodologies for biofuels production, including heterogeneous catalysis; 6. Extraction of platform molecules from process residues and transformation to biofuels, biomaterials and fine chemicals.More information on www.star-agroenergy.eu

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Research Fields

Agricultural sciences


Programme Description
International mobility required ?no
Eligible destination country/ies for fellowsItaly
Eligibility of fellows: country/ies of residenceAll
Eligibility of fellows: nationality/iesAll
Website of Fellowship Programmehttp://www.star-agroenergy.eu/home.html
Fellowship's Details
Career StageExperienced researcher or 4-10 yrs (Post-Doc)
Research ProfilesNot defined
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Application deadline

03/04/2013

Other fellowship details
EURAXESS ID

49024

EU Research Framework Programme

FP7/Other

Funding organisation / Contacts
Università degli Studi di Foggia

Public research
Foggia - Italy
www.unifg.it
E-mails
altaformazione@unifg.it

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