Editors

Editors-in-Chief

Dr. Wilfred Vermerris
University of Florida
Genetics Institute and Department of Microbiology & Cell Science
Cancer & Genetics Research Complex 302
2033 Mowry Road
Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
Email:wev@ufl.edu

Dr. Héctor A. Ruiz
Biorefinery Group
Food Research Department
Faculty of Chemistry Sciences
Autonomous University of Coahuila
Saltillo, Coahuila 25280, Mexico
Email:hector_ruiz_leza@uadec.edu.mx

Dr. Jerome Dumortier
O'Neill School at IUPUI
801 W. Michigan Street
BS 4064, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
Email:jdumorti@iupui.edu

Editorial Board

Ananda Amarasekara
Prarie View A&M University, Dept. of Chemistry, Prairie View, TX, USA
Biomass based fuels and feedstock chemicals for polymer industry, catalysis, ionic liquids

Wout Boerjan
University of Ghent, Ghent, Belgium
Lignin biosynthesis

Maryse Brancourt-Hulmel
INRA - AgroImpact, Péronne, France
Miscanthus, quantitative genetics, breeding

Marcos Buckeridge
University of Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
Cell wall biochemistry, sugarcane biochemistry and ecophysiology, global change biology

Humberto Blanco
University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE, USA
Soil and water management, climate change, environmental quality

Michael D. Casler
USDA-ARS, U.S. Dairy Forage Research Center, Madison, WI, USA
Agronomy, production, breeding, genetics, genomics

Douglas J. Cattani
University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Breeding perennials, production agronomy, ecology

Brigitte Chabbert
INRA - Centre de Recherches en Environnement et Agronomie, Reims, France
Biomass composition

Katrien Devos
University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA
Genomics of grasses

Ioannis Dimitriou
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU), Uppsala, Sweden
Department of Crop Production Ecology

Yaseen Elkasabi
USDA-ARS, Wyndmoor, PA, USA
Pyrolysis

Brian He
University of Idaho, Moscow, ID, USA
Biodiesel production

Antje Herrmann
Landesbetrieb Landwirtschaft Hessen, Bad Hersfeld, Germany
Biomass production and modeling; grass breeding

Tae Hyun Kim
Hanyang University ERICA campus, Ansan, Korea
Biomass pretreatment and bioprocessing

Jim Kiniry
USDA-ARS, Temple, TX, USA
Perennial grasses, agronomy, modeling

Guiying Li
Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Beijing, China
Bioprocessing, pretreatments

Alfredo Martinez
Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico Instituto de Biotecnologia, Cuernavaca, Mexico
Pretreatment, bioprocessing, fermentation, biomass conversion

Mark Mba-Wright
Iowa State University, Ames, IA, USA
Mechanical Engineering

Nathan Mosier
Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA
Bioprocess engineering

Charles Mullen
USDA-ARS, Wyndmoor, Pennsylvania USA
Pyrolysis, catalytic conversion

Kiran Mysore
The Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation, OK, USA
Plant-microbe interactions, pathology

Xuejun (Jun) Pan
University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
Biomass pretreatment, fractionation, and biorefining

John Ralph
University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
Lignin chemistry

Jorge Rencoret Pazo
Instituto de Recursos Naturales y Agrobiología de Sevilla (IRNAS), Spanish National Research Council (CSIC), Sevilla, Spain
Analysis of plant biomass prior to and during processing, in particular lignin using nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR)

Zhaohui Tong
University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
Bio-based polymers, lignin decomposition

Deborah Traversi
University of Torino, Italy
Anaerobic digestion

Luisa Trindade
Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands
Plant breeding and genetics of bioenergy crops

Maobing Tu
Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, University of Cincinnati, USA
Process engineering (pretreatment, enzymes)

Qilin Wang
University of Technology Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Anaerobic digestion, wastewater management, biofuels from algae

Martin Weih
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
Ecophysiology of short rotation forestry crops

Ronald Zalesny
USDA Forest Services, Madison, WI, USA
Poplar breeding and genetics

JunYong Zhu
USDA Forest Services, Madison, WI, USA
Biological and chemical pretreatment, lignocellulosic degradation