891339 Wood - biotechnology

Lecture and seminar
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Offered in
Sommersemester 2023
Languages of instruction


Wood Biotechnology explains the interactions between enzymes and chemistry / ultrastructure of the wood and leads in biotechnology, which is currently in the timber loading and processing used. In addition to the biotechnological development of basic skills will include differents? fungal process? (Biopulping, bioremediation, Biocontrol, improving impregnability wood, fungal cultivation) and? Enzymatic processes? (Grafting, ethanol form wood waste, removal of resin, pulp bleaching, deinking, recycling) discussed

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Consolidated understanding of biotechnological methods for industrial woodworking questions are relevant
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