Dou, Chang

changdou@u.washington.edu
 
Chang Dou is a PhD student in Bioresource Science and Engineering at the University of Washington working with Renata Bura and Rick Gustafson. Chang’s primary research focuses on converting hybrid poplar into biofuels and biochemical via biochemical processes. His goal is to make full use of the whole poplar tree and maximize the overall sugar recovery which includes optimizing the bioconversion pretreatment conditions and enzymatic hydrolysis.