iFermenter project has received funding from the Bio Based Industries Joint Undertaking (JU) under the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 790507. The JU receives support from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme and the Bio Based Industries Consortium.
iFermenter consists of the following groups:
- Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU, Trondheim, Norway): Coordinating and control engineering.
- Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU, Ås, Norway): Microbiology,
- Ulm University (Ulm, Germany): Synthetic biology and metabolic engineering,
- University of Saarland (USAAR, Germany): Synthetic biology and metabolic engineering,
- MyBiotech (SME, Germany): Sugar metabolic engineering,
- Borregaard (Large company, Norway): Sugar utilization,
- Technical University Wien (TUW, Austria): Process engineering,
- University of Santiago de Compostella (Spain): Environmental engineering,
- Galactic (Large company, Belgium): Antimicrobials developer & manufacturer,
- INFORS HT (SME, Switzerland): Fermentation technology,
- Bio Base Europe Pilot Plant (SME, Belgium): Process upscaling and demonstration.