Increasing the Competitiveness of European Non-Energy Algal Sector by a Novel Solution for Biomass Production

A. Wootsch, A. Bulkai, G. Tóth, D. Molnár, M. Kozák, P. Kesser?, A. Koós, P. Sebestyén, Q. Zhang, Z. Libor, W. Blanken, M. Cuaresma Franco, M. Janssen & R.H. Wijffels
This paper summarizes the concept, aims and some preliminary results of the ALGADISK project. This project is funded in European Union's Seventh Framework Program (FP7/2007-2013) under grant agreement no. 286887. The aim of the ALGADISK project is to develop a modular, scalable and automatic biofilm reactor for Algae biomass production, with low operational and installation costs. The reactor will be designed to capture CO2 from industrial emissions to produce high value organic products. In this...