Gregory Stephanopoulos

W.H Dow Professor of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology
Chemical Engineering


News

Solar Pumps: India's Potential to Link Electricity Access and Irrigation  
Needs?

Solar Pumps: India's Potential to Link Electricity Access and Irrigation Needs?

Tata Fellow Varun Mehra on how solar pumps could make farming more profitable and lead the way toward rural electrification.

March 2, 2015Read more
Gregory Stephanopoulos

Research

  • Metabolic and biochemical engineering
  • Biotechnology
  • Bioinformatics

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October 3, 2014
New approach to boosting biofuel production
Different environment helps yeast tolerate high levels of ethanol, making them more productive.

June 20, 2013
Exploring energy game changers: Moving technologies from lab to marketplace

February 19, 2013
Engineering cells for more Engineering cells for more efficient biofuel production
Yeast research takes a step toward production of alternatives to gasoline.

December 7, 2006
Engineered yeast speeds ethanol production
MIT scientists have engineered yeast that can improve the speed and efficiency of ethanol production, a key component to making biofuels a significant part of the U.S. energy supply.