Biology (Agric & Envir Sc) : Tropical biofuel crops, conversion processes and final products, particularly energy and greenhouse gas balances and bionutraceuticals. Topics include effects of process extraction during refining on biofuel economics, the food versus fuel debate and impact of biofuels and bioproducts on tropical agricultural economics.
Terms: Summer 2014
Instructors: Donald L Smith, Stan Kubow, Mark Lefsrud (Summer)
Restriction: Restricted to students that are participating in the Barbados Interdisciplinary Tropical Studies Field Semester
**In addition to Wednesday, Thursday and Friday scheduled classes, the last day of class will be held on Saturday, August 16, 2014. The exam will be written on the last day of class.