C U Ugwu
Affiliation: University of Tsukuba
- Photobioreactors for mass cultivation of algaeC U Ugwu
Institute of Life Sciences and Bioengineering, University of Tsukuba, 1 1 1 Tennodai, Tsukuba City, Ibaraki 305 8572, Japan
Bioresour Technol 99:4021-8. 2008..In this review article, various photobioreactors that are very promising for mass production of algae are discussed...
- Light/dark cyclic movement of algal culture (Synechocystis aquatilis) in outdoor inclined tubular photobioreactor equipped with static mixers for efficient production of biomassC U Ugwu
Institute of Applied Biochemistry, University of Tsukuba, 1 1 1 Tennodai, Tsukuba City, Ibaraki, 305 8572, Japan
Biotechnol Lett 27:75-8. 2005..The static mixers not only helped in improving the biomass productivities but also have a high potential to lower the photoinhibitory effect of light during the outdoor cultures of algae...
- Improvement of mass transfer characteristics and productivities of inclined tubular photobioreactors by installation of internal static mixersC U Ugwu
Institute of Applied Biochemistry, University of Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 8572, Japan
Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 58:600-7. 2002....
- UV mutagenesis of Cupriavidus necator for extracellular production of (R)-3-hydroxybutyric acidC U Ugwu
Institute of Life Sciences and Bioengineering, Graduate School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba City, Ibaraki, Japan
J Appl Microbiol 105:236-42. 2008..Ultraviolet (UV) mutagenesis was carried out to obtain mutant strains of Cupriavidus necator that could produce (R)-3-hydroxybutyric acid [(R)-3-HB] in the culture supernatant...