The analytical laboratory provides support for pilot plant scale research programs by analyzing and reporting data obtained from samples generated by researchers investigating new processes/products derived from agricultural commodities.
Current Research Programs Support by the Analytical Laboratory
Conversion of corn to fuel ethanol
Processes for the extraction and purification of corn proteins (zein and glutelin)
Enzymatic wet milling of corn
Conversion of corn fiber to ethanol
Barley as a substrate for fuel ethanol