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Foster Agblevor

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Biological Engineering

Faculty

Professor

Contact Information

Go toOffice Location: ENGR 402S
DialPhone: 435-797-9268
SendEmail: foster.agblevor@usu.edu


Educational Background

PhD, Chemical Engineering, (Applied Chemistry), University of Toronto, 1988
Chemical Engineering, (Applied Chemistry), University of Toronto, 1984
BS, Chemical Engineering, University of Science and Technology, 1979

Expertise

Pyrolysis - converting organic material into liquid fuels.

Awards

Biological Engineering Researcher of the Year, 2015

Department of Biological Engineering

College of Engineering Researcher of the Year, 2015

Utah State University College of Engineering

Fulbright Scholar, Finland, 2015

J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board (FFSB)

Deans Excellence in Research Award, 2008

Virginia Tech, College of Engineering

Excellence in Basic Research, 2008

Virginia Tech, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Best Presenter of the Year's Award, 1995

National Renewable Energy Laboratory

Best Paper Award, 1993

Gordon Conference on Analytical Pyrolysis

Best Paper Award, , 1991

Gordon Conference on Analytical Pyrolysis

US Department of energy Special Achievement Award, 1991


Publications - Abstracts

    Publications - Books & Book Chapters

      Book Chapters

    • Guran, S., Agblevor, F.A, Tonetta, B.M, (2015). 2015. Biofuels, Bio-power and Bioproducts from sustainable biomass: coupling energy crops and wastes for clean energy technologies: Wiley Biotechnology Series. Wiley and Sons
    • Agblevor, F.A, Guran, S.B, Brennan-Tonetta, M., (2015). Biofuels, bio-power, and bio-products from sustainable biomass: coupling energy crops and waste with clean energy technologies: Wiley Biotechnology Series. Wiley Interscience

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    Publications - Fact Sheets

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      Publications - Curriculum

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        Publications - Journal Articles

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        Publications - Literary Journal

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          Publications - MultiMedia

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            Publications - Technical Reports

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              Publications - Translations & Transcripts

                Publications - Other

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                  Scheduled Teaching

                  BENG 5600, 6600 - Downstream Processes in Biological Engineering, Spring 2018

                  BENG 5600, 6600 - Downstream Processes in Biological Engineering, Spring 2017

                  BENG 6510, 7510 - Graduate Seminar, Fall 2016

                  BENG 5600, 6600 - Downstream Processes in Biological Engineering, Spring 2016

                  BENG 5600,6600 - Downstream Processes in Biological Engineering, Spring 2015

                  BENG 5600,6600 - Downstream Processes in Biological Engineering, Spring 2014

                  BENG 5600,6600 - Downstream Processes in Biological Engineering, Spring 2013

                  BENG 5600,6600 - Downstream Processes in Biological Engineering, Spring 2012


                          Creative Works - Other

                          • Converting waste materials to value=added products , Other, Television Interview - 2017
                          • Converting waste materials to value=added products , Other, Television Interview - 2017

                          Graduate Students Mentored

                          Yessica Castro, Biological Engineering, August 2016
                          Hossein Jahromi, Biological Engineering, August 2014
                          Hossein Jahromi, Biological Engineering, August 2014
                          Yonas Kidane, Biological Engineering, August 2013
                          Hamza Abdellaooui, Biological Engineering, August 2012
                          Angela Akude, Biological Engineering, August 2014 - April 2017
                          Randy Santos, Biological Engineering, August 2014 - April 2017
                          Che Nyendu, Biological Engineering, August 2011 - December 2014
                          Bo Zhao, Biological Engineering, January 2011 - December 2014
                          Oumou Diallo, Biological Engineering, August 2011 - June 2014
                          Bhuvanesh Yathavan, Biological Engineering, January 2011 - December 2013
                          Ofei Mante, , August 2008 - December 2011
                          Kenneth Revell, August 2009 - December 2011