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Method and system of culturing an algal mat

United States Patent

May 13, 2014
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A system and method for culturing algae are presented. The system and method utilize a fog of growth medium that is delivered to an algal mat generator along with a stream of CO.sub.2 to promote growth of algal cells contained in the generator.
Das; Keshav C. (Athens, GA), Cannon; Benjamin R. (Watkinsville, GA), Bhatnagar; Ashish (Rajasthan, IN), Chinnasamy; Senthil (Tamilnadu, IN)
U.S. Department of Energy (Washington, DC)
13/ 089,380
April 19, 2011
GOVERNMENT INTEREST The United States Government has rights in this invention pursuant to Contract No. DE-FG36-05GO85012, between the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and University of Georgia Environmental Facility.