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Alexander Wentzel

Senior Research Scientist

Alexander Wentzel

Senior Research Scientist

Alexander Wentzel
Phone: 932 00 776
Department: Biotechnology and Nanomedicine
Office: Trondheim

Publications and responsibilities

Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1708919

After just more than 100 years of history of industrial acetone–butanol–ethanol (ABE) fermentation, patented by Weizmann in the UK in 1915, butanol is again today considered a promising biofuel alternative based on several advantages compared to the more established biofuels ethanol and methanol. La...

Authors Birgen Cansu Dürre Peter Preisig Heinz A. Wentzel Alexander
Year 2019
Type Journal publication
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1690128

This study proposes a dynamic model that describes key characteristics of fermentative butanol production from glucose and xylose mixtures. The model has 12 parameters and incorporates noncompetitive inhibitory interaction between sugars as well as inhibitions due to high substrate and butanol conce...

Year 2019
Type Journal publication
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1657225

Deep subsurface oil reservoirs 100's of meters below Earth's surface exhibit extreme environmental conditions such as high temperature, high pressure, and high salinity. Still, these oil reservoirs are inhabited by a wide variety of microbial life.Microorganisms in oil reservoirs comprise relatively...

Year 2018
Type Conference lecture and academic presentation