Funding

 

2012-2017 “Gaining Productivity, Cost Efficiency and Sustainability in the Downstreaming Processing of Bio Products by novel Integration and Intensification strategies (INTENSO)”. Funded by FP7-KBBE (EU’s Seventh Framework Programme (FP7); European knowledge-based bio-economy (KBBE)).
2012-2016 “Bioprocess Platform for the A. sojae PGzyme System (PGSYS EXCHANGE)”. Funded by FP7-PEOPLE-2010-IRSES (EU’s Seventh Framework Programme (FP7); SP3-People (Support for training and career development of researchers); Marie Curie International Research Staff Exchange Scheme (IRSES)).
2011-2012 “Prototyping (Entwicklung von Nonwoven, Kartuschen und Packtechnik) und Produktentwicklung”. Funded by ZIM (Zentrales Innovationsprogramm Mittelstand / Central Innovation Programme SME, Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology (BMWi), Germany). This project is in co-operation with Chipro GmbH, Bremen, Germany.
2011-2012 “Biomass adsorbent interactions during expanded bed adsorption”. Co-operation project with DSM (Company Funded Project), Netherland.
 2010-2013 “Probing Biomass Interactions in Expanded Bed Adsorption by Atomic Force Microscopy”. Funded by DFG (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft / German Research Foundation, Germany).
 2009-2010 “Polygalacturonase Systems”, an industrial project devoted to the development of microbial strain(s), processing strategies, and enzyme immobilization methods. Funded by BMBF (Bundesministerium f¨r Bildung und Forschung, Germany).
2009-2010 Research for the benefit of specific Groups (in particular SMEs). Protien electroextraction coupled to direct sorption – a new route for primary recovery of intracellular bioproducts from industrial yeast (Co-Ordinator). Funded by EU-FP7 (EU’s Seventh Framework Programme (FP7)).
2008-2009 Research agreement on “Affinity-Process Proteomics”. Funded by Novo Nordisk A/S, Copenhagen, Denmark.
2008-2009 “Production and downstream processing of fungal enzyme under conditions close to industrial practice” In co-operation with the Izmir Institute of Technology (Prof. Dr. Canan Tari). Funded by BMBF (Bundesministerium f¨r Bildung und Forschung, Germany).
2007-2009 “Resource preserving one-step purification of biopharmaceuticals”. Funded by Bremer Senator f¨r Umwelt, Bau, Verkehr und Europa. In co-operation with ChiPro GmbH.
2003-2006 International University Bremen GmbH, Bremen, Germany. Start-up Fund Number 2130-90127.
2003-2006 ANPCyT (PICT 2003) 14-13436 “Desarrollo de tecnologia nacional para la sustitucion de importaciones: Peroxidasa y Pectinasas” (Co-Director).
2003-2004 “Desarrollo de un proceso contínuo para la simultánea recuperación y purificación de productos naturales: prototipo a nivel laboratorio” (Director). Funded by National Agency for the Promotion of Science and Technology. Buenos Aires, Argentina. R&D Grant NA 136/2003. Industrial partner: Naturis SA.
2002-2003 “Downstream processing of low molecular weight compounds” (Director). Funded by National Agency for the Promotion of Science and Technology. Buenos Aires, Argentina. R&D Grant. Industrial partner: Naturis SA.
2001-2004 “Downstream processing of biotechnological products: the “meta-integration” concept for fast-track product delivery” (Director). Funded by National Agency for the Promotion of Science and Technology.Buenos Aires, Argentina.