EBI Personnel Directory Swaminathan, Kankshita


Feedstock Development

Kankshita Swaminathan

kank@illinois.edu

 

 

Program(s)

Genomics-Enabled Improvement Of Andropogoneae Grasses As Feedstocks For Enhanced Biofuel Production

Using genetic sequencing and bioinformatics, investigators will seek ways to improve crop yield, quality and sustainability of the four leading biomass candidates — sugarcane, Miscanthus, switchgrass and sorghum.