Fermentation: Optimize bio-ethanol production

Welcome to the Fermentor simulation!

In the fermentation lab you will learn how to produce bioethanol with yeast cells using a fermentor or bioreactor. The following is a list of relevant theory pages:


  • Black, Jacquelyn. (2012). Microbiology Principles and Explorations-8th ed, Wiley.
  • Madigan, Michael [et al.]. (2012). '' Brock Biology of Microorganism-13th ed'', Pearson.
  • Panikov, Nicolai. (1995). Microbial Growth Kinetics, Springer.
  • Stanbury, P.F. (2003).'' Principle of Fermentation Technology-2nd'', Elsevier Science Ltd.