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Dr Jonathan Wagner


Areas of expertise

Expertise: Sustainable biofuels; biomass conversion; system integration; thermochemical processing; algae cultivation; bio-oil upgrading


Dr Wagner is an expert in sustainable biofuel production, based on 2nd and 3rd generation resources such as municipal waste and microalgae.

His research focuses on combining different biomass conversion technologies to maximise energy recovery whilst realising additional benefits, such as bioremediation, carbon sequestration and the production of high-value by-products. 

Interview booking

Please call the press office on 01509 223491 to arrange an interview with Dr Jonathan Wagner. Bookings can also be made online at

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