Marcel Janssen

Summary

Affiliation: Wageningen University
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc Design process of an area-efficient photobioreactor
    Jan Willem F Zijffers
    Food and Bioprocess Engineering Group, Wageningen University, 6700 EV, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Mar Biotechnol (NY) 10:404-15. 2008
  2. ncbi Efficiency of light utilization of Chlamydomonas reinhardtii under medium-duration light/dark cycles
    M Janssen
    Food and Bioprocess Engineering Group, Department of Food Technology, Wageningen University, 6700 EV, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    J Biotechnol 78:123-37. 2000
  3. ncbi Enclosed outdoor photobioreactors: light regime, photosynthetic efficiency, scale-up, and future prospects
    Marcel Janssen
    Food and Bioprocess Engineering Group, Department of Agrotechnology and Food Sciences, Wageningen University, P O Box 8129, 6700 EV Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Biotechnol Bioeng 81:193-210. 2003
  4. ncbi Exploration of the hydrogen producing potential of Rhodobacter capsulatus chemostat cultures: The application of deceleration-stat and gradient-stat methodology
    Sebastiaan Hoekema
    Wageningen University, The Netherlands
    Biotechnol Prog 25:1343-52. 2009
  5. doi Continuous production of carotenoids from Dunaliella salina
    Dorinde M M Kleinegris
    Wageningen University, Bioprocess Engineering, P O Box 8129, 6700 EV, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Enzyme Microb Technol 48:253-9. 2011
  6. doi Photosynthetic efficiency and oxygen evolution of Chlamydomonas reinhardtii under continuous and flashing light
    Carsten Vejrazka
    Bioprocess Engineering, Wageningen University, PO Box 8129, 6700EV Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 97:1523-32. 2013
  7. doi Carotenoid and fatty acid metabolism in nitrogen-starved Dunaliella salina, a unicellular green microalga
    Packo P Lamers
    Bioprocess Engineering, Wageningen University, P O Box 8129, 6700 EV Wageningen, The Netherlands
    J Biotechnol 162:21-7. 2012
  8. ncbi Photosynthetic efficiency of Chlamydomonas reinhardtii in attenuated, flashing light
    Carsten Vejrazka
    Bioprocess Engineering, Wageningen University, PO Box 8129, 6700EV Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Biotechnol Bioeng 109:2567-74. 2012
  9. doi Luminostat operation: a tool to maximize microalgae photosynthetic efficiency in photobioreactors during the daily light cycle?
    Maria Cuaresma
    Wageningen University, Bioprocess Engineering, P O Box 8129, 6700 EV, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Bioresour Technol 102:7871-8. 2011
  10. ncbi Microalgae cultivation in air-lift reactors: modeling biomass yield and growth rate as a function of mixing frequency
    Maria J Barbosa
    Food and Bioprocess Engineering Group, Wageningen University, PO Box 8129, 6700 EV Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Biotechnol Bioeng 82:170-9. 2003

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Publications24

  1. pmc Design process of an area-efficient photobioreactor
    Jan Willem F Zijffers
    Food and Bioprocess Engineering Group, Wageningen University, 6700 EV, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Mar Biotechnol (NY) 10:404-15. 2008
    ..The integration of light capturing, transportation, distribution and usage is such that high biomass productivities per area can be achieved...
  2. ncbi Efficiency of light utilization of Chlamydomonas reinhardtii under medium-duration light/dark cycles
    M Janssen
    Food and Bioprocess Engineering Group, Department of Food Technology, Wageningen University, 6700 EV, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    J Biotechnol 78:123-37. 2000
    ....
  3. ncbi Enclosed outdoor photobioreactors: light regime, photosynthetic efficiency, scale-up, and future prospects
    Marcel Janssen
    Food and Bioprocess Engineering Group, Department of Agrotechnology and Food Sciences, Wageningen University, P O Box 8129, 6700 EV Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Biotechnol Bioeng 81:193-210. 2003
    ..Future designs from optical engineers should be used to collect, concentrate, and transport sunlight, followed by redistribution in a large-scale photobioreactor...
  4. ncbi Exploration of the hydrogen producing potential of Rhodobacter capsulatus chemostat cultures: The application of deceleration-stat and gradient-stat methodology
    Sebastiaan Hoekema
    Wageningen University, The Netherlands
    Biotechnol Prog 25:1343-52. 2009
    ..The results obtained provide strong evidence that the observed decline in volumetric hydrogen production rate at higher biomass concentrations was at least partly caused by a decrease in light availability...
  5. doi Continuous production of carotenoids from Dunaliella salina
    Dorinde M M Kleinegris
    Wageningen University, Bioprocess Engineering, P O Box 8129, 6700 EV, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Enzyme Microb Technol 48:253-9. 2011
    ..In a turbidostat without in situ extraction a volumetric productivity of 13.5 mg β-caroteneL(RV)(-1)d(-1) was reached, solely based on the continuous production of carotenoid-rich biomass...
  6. doi Photosynthetic efficiency and oxygen evolution of Chlamydomonas reinhardtii under continuous and flashing light
    Carsten Vejrazka
    Bioprocess Engineering, Wageningen University, PO Box 8129, 6700EV Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 97:1523-32. 2013
    ..This behavior was identical with the observation under continuous light. Based on these data, the optimal balance between oxygen yield and production rate can be determined to maximize PBR productivity...
  7. doi Carotenoid and fatty acid metabolism in nitrogen-starved Dunaliella salina, a unicellular green microalga
    Packo P Lamers
    Bioprocess Engineering, Wageningen University, P O Box 8129, 6700 EV Wageningen, The Netherlands
    J Biotechnol 162:21-7. 2012
    ....
  8. ncbi Photosynthetic efficiency of Chlamydomonas reinhardtii in attenuated, flashing light
    Carsten Vejrazka
    Bioprocess Engineering, Wageningen University, PO Box 8129, 6700EV Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Biotechnol Bioeng 109:2567-74. 2012
    ..The results may find application in optimization of outdoor PBR design to maximize biomass yields...
  9. doi Luminostat operation: a tool to maximize microalgae photosynthetic efficiency in photobioreactors during the daily light cycle?
    Maria Cuaresma
    Wageningen University, Bioprocess Engineering, P O Box 8129, 6700 EV, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Bioresour Technol 102:7871-8. 2011
    ..A strict luminostat regime could not be maintained under varying light conditions. Further modifications to the luminostat control are required before application under outdoor conditions...
  10. ncbi Microalgae cultivation in air-lift reactors: modeling biomass yield and growth rate as a function of mixing frequency
    Maria J Barbosa
    Food and Bioprocess Engineering Group, Wageningen University, PO Box 8129, 6700 EV Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Biotechnol Bioeng 82:170-9. 2003
    ..The use of the model as a reactor design criterion is discussed...
  11. doi Horizontal or vertical photobioreactors? How to improve microalgae photosynthetic efficiency
    Maria Cuaresma
    Wageningen University, Bioprocess Engineering, PO Box 8129, 6700 EV Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Bioresour Technol 102:5129-37. 2011
    ..85 g mol(-1)) and to the theoretical maximal yield (1.8 g mol(-1)). These results prove that productivity per unit of ground area could be greatly enhanced by placing the photobioreactors vertically...
  12. ncbi Carotenoid and fatty acid metabolism in light-stressed Dunaliella salina
    Packo P Lamers
    Wageningen University, Bioprocess Engineering, P O Box 8129, 6700 EV Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Biotechnol Bioeng 106:638-48. 2010
    ..Our results indicate that cellular beta-carotene accumulation in D. salina correlates with accumulation of specific fatty acid species (C16:0 and C18:1) rather than with total fatty acid content...
  13. ncbi Photosynthetic efficiency of Chlorella sorokiniana in a turbulently mixed short light-path photobioreactor
    Anna M J Kliphuis
    Bioprocess Engineering, Wageningen University, 6700 EV Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Biotechnol Prog 26:687-96. 2010
    ..sorokiniana can be found at that biomass concentration where no significant dark zone can develop and that the influence of mixing-induced light/dark fluctuations is marginal...
  14. doi Growth of the microalgae Neochloris oleoabundans at high partial oxygen pressures and sub-saturating light intensity
    Claudia Sousa
    Wetsus, P O Box 1113, 8900 CC Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
    Bioresour Technol 104:565-70. 2012
    ..In comparison to general practice (P(O(2)) = 0.42 bar), working at partial O(2) pressure of 0.84 bar could reduce the energy requirement for degassing by a factor of 3-4...
  15. doi Photosynthetic efficiency of Chlamydomonas reinhardtii in flashing light
    Carsten Vejrazka
    Bioprocess Engineering, Wageningen University, PO Box 8129, 6700EV, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Biotechnol Bioeng 108:2905-13. 2011
    ..Understanding photosynthetic growth in dynamic light regimes is crucial for model development to predict microalgal photobioreactor productivities...
  16. ncbi Vitamin E (alpha-tocopherol) production by the marine microalgae Dunaliella tertiolecta and Tetraselmis suecica in batch cultivation
    Eira C Carballo-Cárdenas
    Food and Bioprocess Engineering Group, Department of Agrotechnology and Food Sciences, Wageningen University, P O Box 8129, 6700 EV Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Biomol Eng 20:139-47. 2003
    ..tertiolecta and T. suecica, opening up the possibility of using high cell density, light-limited cultures for the production of this commercially interesting compound...
  17. ncbi Controlling light-use by Rhodobacter capsulatus continuous cultures in a flat-panel photobioreactor
    Sebastiaan Hoekema
    Department of Agro Technology and Food Sciences, Food and Bioprocess Engineering Group, Wageningen University, P O Box 8129, 6700 EV Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Biotechnol Bioeng 95:613-26. 2006
    ..88, as the biomass concentration was increased from 2.0 to 8.0 kg/m(3). The process conditions were estimated at which a 3.7% conversion efficiency of absorbed light energy to produced hydrogen energy should be attainable at 473 W/m(2)...
  18. doi Two-phase systems: potential for in situ extraction of microalgal products
    Dorinde M M Kleinegris
    Wageningen University, Bioprocess Engineering, P O Box 8129, 6700 EV, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Biotechnol Adv 29:502-7. 2011
    ..For future applications of two-phase in situ extraction in algal production processes, either new species that show product excretion should be discovered, or existing species should be modified to induce product excretion...
  19. ncbi Exploring and exploiting carotenoid accumulation in Dunaliella salina for cell-factory applications
    Packo P Lamers
    Wageningen University, Department Agrotechnology and Food Sciences, 6700 EV Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Trends Biotechnol 26:631-8. 2008
    ..Ultimately, a better understanding of the regulatory mechanisms involved in beta-carotene overproduction will facilitate innovative production of specific carotenoids and other products in D. salina and in related organisms...
  20. pmc Maximum photosynthetic yield of green microalgae in photobioreactors
    Jan Willem F Zijffers
    Bioprocess Engineering, Wageningen University, P O Box 8129, 6700 EV Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Mar Biotechnol (NY) 12:708-18. 2010
    ..A process with high biomass densities and high yields at high light intensities can only be obtained in short light path photobioreactors...
  21. pmc The selectivity of milking of Dunaliella salina
    Dorinde M M Kleinegris
    Agrotechnology and Food Science, Bioprocess Engineering Group, Wageningen University and Research Centre, P O Box 8129, 6700 EV Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Mar Biotechnol (NY) 12:14-23. 2010
    ..In aerated flat-panel photobioreactors, extraction was much better, but selectiveness decreased and also chlorophyll and primary carotenoids were extracted. This was possibly related to cell damage due to shear stress...
  22. ncbi Effect of O2 :CO2 ratio on the primary metabolism of Chlamydomonas reinhardtii
    Anna M J Kliphuis
    Bioprocess Engineering, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands telephone 31 15 2792672 fax 31 15 2792490
    Biotechnol Bioeng 108:2390-402. 2011
    ..Thus photorespiration has a significant impact on the biomass yield on light already at conditions common in photobioreactors (air with 2% CO2 ). Biotechnol. Bioeng. 2011;108: 2390-2402. © 2011 Wiley Periodicals, Inc. ..
  23. doi Deceleration-stats save much time during phototrophic culture optimization
    Sebastiaan Hoekema
    Bioprocess Engineering, Wageningen University, P O Box 8129, 6700, EV Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Biotechnol Bioeng 111:792-802. 2014
    ..In case more information on the properties of the system is required, the reduction in experimental time is reduced but still significant...
  24. ncbi A study of the growth for the microalga Chlorella vulgaris by photo-bio-calorimetry and other on-line and off-line techniques
    Rodrigo Patiño
    Departamento de Fisica Aplicada, Cinvestav Unidad Merida, Apartado Postal 73, Cordemex, 97310 Merida, Yucatan, Mexico
    Biotechnol Bioeng 96:757-67. 2007
    ..These results were compared and complemented with some classic off-line techniques used to track this kind of cultures...