Optimizing cyanobacteria cell health will allow for an efficient photosynthetic-based biofuel production system.
César I. Torres is an associate professor of chemical engineering in the School for Engineering of Matter, Transport and Energy at Arizona State University. Torres is a leader in microbial electrochemical cell research, focusing on microbial kinetics of anode-respiring bacteria (ARB) and extracellular electron transport to and from solid electrodes.
Total projects: 4
Utilizing Acetate as a Carbon Source for Synechocystis sp. PCC6803 Mutant for Microbial Electro-Photosynthesis
Studying carbon sources used in culturing cyanobacteria allows for the function of a photosynthetic-based biofuel production system.