166.641 Biotechnology for Process Engineers
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2022W, LU, 2.0h, 2.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 2.0
  • Type: LU Laboratory Exercise
  • Format: Online

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to set up a Batch culture ina bioreactor as well as Control Basic process Parameters and to evaluate the process Performance via off line sampling and analytics

Subject of course

Production of a recombinant enyzme via fermentation

Teaching methods

Lab Work with a bioreactor, process control system configuration, sampling.

Mode of examination

Written and oral

Additional information

Before the start of the exercises, a briefing on the theoretical background and the practical aspects of the exercised will be held (Registration via TISS). Knowledge on relevant practical steps will be required and tested during the exercises. At the end of the exercise, a de-briefing with control of the protocols will be held.

The exercise will be held in October (1 week)

For questions please contact Ch. Herwig



Examination modalities

Report final discussion

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
04.09.2022 09:00 18.10.2022 09:00 18.10.2022 09:00


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 473 Chemical and Process Engineering Not specified


No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

We strongly recommend to obtain a positive exam about "Introduction to Biotechnology and Bioengineering"  before this lab.


  • Attendance Required!