Course details

  • Study time: 2-4h

  • Target audience: Bachelor/Master students/Industry/academia representatives in the field of (Bio)chemical engineering, chemistry, biochemistry, biotechnology.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome

    • Welcome

    • Meet the teachers

    • Learning objectives

    • What do you want to learn?

    • Present yourself to your classmates

    • Become familiar with the learning platform

  • 2

    Green Chemistry : roots and drivers

    • Introduction video

    • Test your knowledge

    • Group discussion

  • 3

    Opportunities and Challenges of Green Chemistry

    • Renewable Resources and Green Chemistry: Opportunities and Challenges

    • Test your knowledge

    • Group discussion

  • 4

    Biorefineries

    • Concept of Biorefineries

    • Test your knowledge

  • 5

    Oils for Oleochemistry – Structure

    • Oils for oleochemistry - structure

    • Test your knowledge

    • Group discussion

  • 6

    Oils for Oleochemistry – Processing

    • Oils for oleochemistry - processing

    • Test your knowledge

    • Group discussion

  • 7

    Conclusion

    • Conclusion

    • What did you learn?

    • Help us to improve this course

    • Thanks to our sponsors

Instructor(s)

Professor

Chris Stevens

Senior Full Professor of the Department of Green Chemistry and Technology at the Faculty of Bioscience Engineering (Ghent University)

Professor

Thomas Heugebaert

prof. dr. Thomas Heugebaert Ghent University Faculty of Bioscience Engineering Department of Green Chemistry and Technology