BRAE 213-F09 - Class 10 - Biofuels

BRAE 213-F09 - Class 10 - Biofuels - ENGR BRAE 213-71...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–4. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
12/1/2009 1 ENGR / BRAE 213-71 – Bioengineering Fundamentals December 2 nd , 2009 Biofuels Class Outline • Bioremediation at • Review from last time • Quiz review • Biofuels • Biofuels at • Final Evaluation Bioremediation at Phytoremediation of petroleum hydrocarbons Dr Yarrow Nelson Professor Civil & Environmental Engineering
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
12/1/2009 2 Bioremediation at http://www.ebi.calpoly.edu/focus/focus.html http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=buZxqug5OEY Review- Bioremediation • Bioengineering as practical application of the biological sciences – Treat damaged ecosystem – Replacing steel with cells Atoms Molecules Cells Tissues Organs Organisms Populations Environmental Contamination • Hydrocarbons (Oil) • Acute health effects – Nausea, fatigue, respiratory distress • Chronic health effects – Neuron death, cancer
Background image of page 2
12/1/2009 3 Traditional Remediation • Remove contaminated soil and treat or replace Bioremediation • Use bacteria & fungi to metabolize
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 4
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 06/16/2010 for the course BRAE 213 taught by Professor Hazelwood during the Fall '08 term at Cal Poly.

Page1 / 12

BRAE 213-F09 - Class 10 - Biofuels - ENGR BRAE 213-71...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 4. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online