My lab works on converting bioresources into industrial chemicals (cellulases) and fuels (ethanol and butanol). My research group looks at enzymatic conversion and fermentation of plant biomass, including the mathematical modeling of kinetics and microbial metabolism.

Keywords: Mathematical Modeling of Biological Systems, Microbial Metabolic Engineering, Microbial Metabolic Modeling, Solid-State Fermentation, Industrial Fermentation 




Sue Nokes, Ph.D., P.E.

Sue Nokes, Ph.D., P.E.

Food and Bioprocess Engineering

University of Kentucky, BAE
110 C.E. Barnhart Building
Lexington, KY 40546
Phone: (859) 218-4328
Fax: (859) 257-5671

Biochemical Production Engineering / Sustainability through Science