Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology

, 24:67

Kinetics of enzymatic hydrolysis of lignocellulosic materials based on surface area of cellulose accessible to enzyme and enzyme adsorption on lignin and cellulose

Scientific note

Authors

  • A. O. Converse
    • Thayer School of EngineeringDartmouth College
  • H. Ooshima
    • Thayer School of EngineeringDartmouth College
  • D. S. Burns
    • Thayer School of EngineeringDartmouth College
Session 1 Thermal and Chemical Processing

DOI: 10.1007/BF02920234

Cite this article as:
Converse, A.O., Ooshima, H. & Burns, D.S. Appl Biochem Biotechnol (1990) 24: 67. doi:10.1007/BF02920234

Conclusion

Comparison of the model with experimental data is currently in progress. It appears that more detailed studies of the adsorption dynamics, not just adsorption equilibrium, are needed.

Index Entries

Enzymatic hydrolysispretreatmentadsorptionlignocellulosicskinetics

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© Humana Press Inc. 1990