Course: Fermentation and Separation for the Food & Drug Industries

February 02, 2014 - February 04, 2014

Website: http://foodprotein.tamu.edu/separations/scfermentation.php

OBJECTIVES OF SHORT COURSE

  • Provide practical training in the field of cell culture, bioreactor operation, bioprocess paradigm and separation technology

  • Increase understanding of the industrial food & drug fermentation biotechnology thru simulation, sterilization technologies and clinical implications as well as related research being done across differenrt countries, universities and industries
  • Review new technologies in the fermentation and separation biotechnology industries and scale-up of bioreactor
  • Demonstrate "Hands-On" pilot-scale experiments of the critical control parameters required for the fermentation process
  • Establish netwrok of academia and industry experts

LOCATION AND FACILITIES

All lectures will be held at Rudder Tower on the Texas A&M University Campus.  Participants will be taken by bus to Cater-Mattil Hall (TAMU Campus) for daily afternoon demonstrations.