Hasan Atiyeh

Hasan Atiyeh, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Expertise:

Department

  • Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering

Research Interests

Development of biochemical and hybrid thermochemical-biochemical conversion processes for production of advanced and drop-in biofuels and chemicals.  This includes process development for syngas and sugar fermentations, examining cell metabolism and activities of enzymes of novel microorganisms, modeling, reactor design and scale-up.  Another focus is on upgrading of pyrolysis oil to hydrocarbon fuels.