Modeling of Clostridium t yrobutyricum for Butyric Acid Selectivity in Continuous Fermentation

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Jianjun Du; Amy McGraw; Jamie A. Hestekin;
  • Journal: Energies,volume 7,issue 4 4,pages1-15
  • Subject: butyric acid; steady-state model; batch fermentation; continuous fermentation; Clostridium tyrobutyricum
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A mathematical model was developed to describe batch and continuous fermentation of glucose to organic acids with Clostridium tyrobutyricum . A modified Monod equation was used to describe cell growth, and a Luedeking-Piret equation was used to describe the production o... View more
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