Category Archives: Photobioreactor and equipments

A photobioreactor is a bioreactor that utilizes a light source to allow phototrophic microorganisms to reproduce at its optimum condition. These organisms such as microalgae use photosynthesis to generate biomass from light and carbon dioxide.

Does Biostimulation Accelerate Algae Growth?

Algae and bacteria are the fastest growing organisms on our planet. A single algae cell can produce over one million daughter cells in one day. Is this fast enough? All algae producers are limited by sustainable biomass accumulation. Growth rates impact both capital and operational costs… Continue reading Does Biostimulation Accelerate Algae Growth?

SFCC receives $50K grant for algae PBR monitoring

Santa Fe Community College has been awarded a $50,000, SEED Infrastructure Grant from the Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR), for commercial algae photo-bioreactor monitoring. It will fund the purchase of state-of-the-art sensors… Continue reading SFCC receives $50K grant for algae PBR monitoring

Woodbine students learn about algae growth at laboratory

WOODBINE — Pond scum could be in the future for eighth-grader Dylan Cruz.

Cruz was one of 17 Woodbine Elementary School students who toured the Garden State bioEnterprises laboratory this week on Heine Avenue. He learned how a… Continue reading Woodbine students learn about algae growth at laboratory