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Algae as a Biofuel

Note: the Algae as a Biofuel curriculum was developed and copyright owned by Drs. Ken Reid, Deb Gallagher and Robert Verb from Ohio Northern University.  The material found here may be used with permission only. We encourage anyone interested in using the curriclum or any parts of the curriculum to contact Dr. Ken Reid at  Thank you!

Overview of Algae as a Biofuel

The Algae as a Biofuel curriculum covers the biology and culturing of algae, leading toward the study of the use of algae as a biofuel source.  Two modules are currently posted:

The Biology of Algae (Module 1)

The Culturing of Algae (Module 2)

Further material is under development.


This material for the Algae as a Biofuel curriculum was developed by faculty of Ohio Northern University for use within Upper Sciota Valley schools; the material may be used only with permission of the authors.


Last updated: 7/24/2010
© 2010, Ohio Northern University: Dr. Debra Gallagher, Dr. Robert Verb, Dr. Kenneth Reid and Ben McPheron