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Computer and Information Science Applications in Bioprocess Engineering

  • Antonio R. Moreira
  • Kimberlee K. Wallace

Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSE, volume 305)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Instrumentation Systems

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. S. Feyo De Azevedo, P. Pimenta, F. De Oliveira
      Pages 3-26
    3. S. Feyo De Azevedo, P. Pimenta, F. Oliveira, E. C. Ferreira
      Pages 27-49
    4. P. A. Gostomski, L. S. Clesceri, H. R. Bungay
      Pages 51-57
    5. H. R. Bungay
      Pages 59-65
    6. Henry R. Bungay
      Pages 67-75
    7. R. Y. K. Yang, J. Su
      Pages 77-82
    8. Karl Schügerl
      Pages 83-94
    9. Karl Schügerl
      Pages 95-107
    10. John J. Prior, Charles L. Cooney
      Pages 109-114
    11. J. Mata-Alvarez, C. Rolz
      Pages 115-124
    12. F. Mavituna
      Pages 125-142
  3. Enzyme Technology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 165-165
    2. Alfonso Gomez-Aguirre, Rodolfo R. Quintero, Agustin Lopez-Munguia
      Pages 167-177
    3. Agustin Lopez-Munguia
      Pages 179-189
    4. D. M. F. Prazeres, F. Lemos, J. M. S. Cabral
      Pages 191-200
    5. M. R. Aires-Barros, J. M. S. Cabral
      Pages 221-235
  4. Environmental Biotechnology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 237-237
    2. Lenore S. Clesceri, Raymond Waterbury, Yifong Ho
      Pages 239-243
    3. H. R. Bungay
      Pages 245-252
    4. J. Mata-Alvarez, P. Llabrés-Luengo
      Pages 253-263
    5. H. R. Bungay
      Pages 265-270
    6. Anton Moser
      Pages 271-278
  5. Food Applications

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 279-279
    2. G. L. Medeiros, A. M. Sereno
      Pages 291-297
  6. Metabolic Engineering

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 299-299
    2. Cornelis D. De Gooijer, Rick H. M. Koken, Frank L. J. Van Lier, Marcel Kool, Just M. Vlak, Johannes Tramper
      Pages 301-316
    3. Kimberlee K. Wallace, Marilyn K. Speedie, Gregory F. Payne
      Pages 317-323
    4. Anton Moser
      Pages 377-394
    5. Gary J. Stanlake, Michael L. Shuler
      Pages 395-400
    6. G. Goma, P. Soicaille, C. Laforgue, A. Pareilleux, J. Uribelarrea
      Pages 435-470
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 471-477

About this book

Introduction

Biotechnology has been labelled as one of the key technologies of the last two decades of the 20th Century, offering boundless solutions to problems ranging from food and agricultural production to pharmaceutical and medical applications, as well as environmental and bioremediation problems. Biological processes, however, are complex and the prevailing mechanisms are either unknown or poorly understood. This means that adequate techniques for data acquisition and analysis, leading to appropriate modeling and simulation packages that can be superimposed on the engineering principles, need to be routine tools for future biotechnologists. The present volume presents a masterly summary of the most recent work in the field, covering: instrumentation systems; enzyme technology; environmental biotechnology; food applications; and metabolic engineering.

Keywords

Analysis Bioremediation Biosensor Fermentation biotechnology modeling process engineering simulation

Editors and affiliations

  • Antonio R. Moreira
    • 1
  • Kimberlee K. Wallace
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Chemical and Biochemical EngineeringUniversity of Maryland Baltimore CountyBaltimoreUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-009-0177-3
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 1996
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-94-010-6564-1
  • Online ISBN 978-94-009-0177-3
  • Series Print ISSN 0168-132X
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