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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

NASIB QURESHI

RES CHEML ENGR

Nasib Qureshi

Phone: (309) 681-6318
Fax: (309) 681-6427
Room 1100
USDA ARS NCAUR
1815 N University St
Peoria IL 61604

Research Interests

Developing superior microbial cultures for butanol (a renewable biofuel) production using genetic & molecular biology techniques. Butanol, ethanol, 2,3-butanediol, & glutamic acid fermentations, upstream & downstream processing, reaction kinetics, reactor design, mathematical & economic modeling, high productivity biofilm reactors, cell recycle membrane reactors, and process scale-up.


Last Modified: 3/3/2014