Gregory Rorrer

Dr. Greg Rorrer received his B.S. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Michigan in 1983. He received his M.S. in Chemical Engineering in 1985 and his Ph.D. in 1989 both from Michigan State University. Dr. Rorrer served with the National Science Foundation as Program Director for the “Energy for Sustainability” program from 2009 to 2011. Dr. Rorrer is a professor in the school of Chemical, Biological & Environmental Engineering. He also serves as a faculty member for Bioengineering. He heads the Biological  and Environmental Systems Research Cluster at OSU.

Current research in the Rorrer Laboratory focuses on two areas: algal biotechnology, and biomass conversion.  In the algal biotechnology area, they are harnessing the unique biosynthetic capacities of photosynthetic marine algae in engineered bioreactor platforms for applications in pharmaceutical production, nanotechnology, bioremediation of toxic compounds, and biofuels production.

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