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Our work on oxidative cleavage over tungsten oxide catalysts was recently accepted @ACSCatalysis!! Congrats to Danim and co-authors (@Zey_ayla, @dtbreg), and a special thank you to @CABBIbio for supporting this work.

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CABBI Challenges CRP Status Quo, Mitigates Fossil Fuels

Study shows allocating CRP land for high-yielding energy biomass might eliminate the need for bioenergy crops and food crops to vie for space.

Out of This World: U of I Bioenergy Researchers Accurately Measure Photosynthesis from Space

A CABBI research team at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign developed a cutting-edge product to accurately and quickly measure gross primary production.

Integration Postdoc Bridges the Gap Between Feedstocks and Conversion

Researchers from the two different CABBI themes are pooling their skills to engineer plants that produce organic acids directly from CO2 and sunlight — cutting out the extra step of conversion via microbes.

Energy Sorghum May Combine Best of Annual, Perennial Bioenergy Crops

The annual crop behaves more like the perennial grass miscanthus than maize in the way it efficiently captures light and uses water to produce abundant biomass.

CABBI Welcomes Sustainability Theme PI Jennifer Pett-Ridge

Lawrence Livermore National Lab soil expert joins the team!

CABBI Researchers Collaborate on Oilcane Pilot Project

CABBI researchers across the U.S. have struck oil(cane) — and right here in Illinois, scientists are exploring sugarcane’s viability as a renewable energy resource. Read for more!

CABBI Brochures

CABBI 2021, a four-page brochure on the Center after three years of operations

Filling the Gaps and Defining the Future of Bioenergy, CABBI overview published January 2018

CABBI Presentations

CABBI 2019, presented by Director Evan H. DeLucia at DOE Genomic Sciences Meeting, February 2019, Washington, D.C.

CABBI 2018, presented by DeLucia at Genomic Sciences Meeting, February 2018, Washington, D.C.

CABBI Overview, presented by DeLucia and Theme Leaders for Kickoff Celebration, Feb. 1, 2018, Urbana, Ill.