October 10, 2019
Trash to Treasure: Scientists Convert Municipal Waste to Biofuel Precursors
ABPDU scientists collaborated with the Joint BioEnergy Institute to convert municipal waste blends into methyl ketones, which are chemical compounds that can be used as diesel fuel precursors.
August 08, 2019
Deepti Tanjore to Head ABPDU
Deepti Tanjore has been selected to be the next Program Head of the Advanced Biofuels and Bioproducts Process Development Unit.
March 18, 2019
ABPDU's Todd Pray To Head Strategic Partnership Office
ABPDU's Todd Pray moves on to head LBNL's Strategic Partnership Office.
December 15, 2018
Todd Pray, ABPDU Program Director, Receives Berkeley Lab's Director's Achievement Award
The award is given for accomplishments, leadership, collaboration, multi-disciplinary science, cross-divisional projects, and commitment to excellence in support of Berkeley Lab’s mission and strategic goals
December 04, 2018
Scientists Develop Higher-Performance Fuels, Biofuels and Bioproducts
Researchers at JBEI and the ABPDU have developed a new polyketide synthase-based platform
September 30, 2018
Three Agile BioFoundry Bioenergy R&D Projects Receive DOE Awards
Lygos, ZymoChem, and the University of California San Diego are recipients of the DOE's Bioenergy Engineering for Products Synthesis and will work with the Agile BioFoundry and its partners, including the ABPDU, to further their processes.
August 12, 2018
Biosciences Area Director’s Award Recipients
Several Biosciences Area personnel are among the 2018 Berkeley Lab Director’s Awards honorees.
May 07, 2018
Direct Funding Opportunity Announcement by Bioprocessing Separations Consortium
The submission deadline is July 6, 2018.
October 17, 2017
Beyond Biofuels: Berkeley Lab Facility a Catalyst for Broader Bio-based Economy
Five years in, the ABPDU has established more than 30 diverse partnerships
September 12, 2017
Director of the CA Governor's Office of Business Visits ABPDU
Panorea Avdis, GO Biz’s Director, learned more about how the ABPDU can be a resource for young biosciences companies seeking to scale up operations