May 2012

Feasible fuels

Large-scale computing proves an important tool for testing hypotheses about cellulose-derived fuels.

March 2011

Fiber into fuel

Computational models search for economical ways to convert lignocellulose, the woody material in plant stems and leaves, into ethanol fuel.

February 2009

Power from plants

Deploying massive computer resources to convert stems and leaves to sugars for fuel.