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Kevin T Hodgson
CFR 521
Seattle Campus

Current Topics in Forest Resources

Critical evaluation and discussion of published research in the broad field of forest resources. Topics and requirements vary. Offered: AWSp.

Class description

This class will cover the both the engineering and scientific aspects of processing various forms of biomass into liquid fuels, with particular emphasis on lignocellulosic biomass sources. It will also provide an overview of the various source of renewable energy being considered for or in use in the US - biomass, solar, wind, geothermal, tidal, and hydroelectric.

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The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Kevin T Hodgson
Date: 06/16/2009