Olli Tuovinen

Olli Tuovinen

Olli Tuovinen

Professor Emeritus

tuovinen.1@osu.edu

452 Bioscience Building
484 W 12th Ave
Columbus, OH
43210

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Areas of Expertise

  • Biotransformations of metals and minerals
  • Biogeochemistry of iron and sulfur
  • Biotreatment of liquid and solid waste materials
  • Biodegradation of pesticides

Education

  • PhD in Microbiology from the University of London

Relevant Publications:

  • Bhatti TM, Vuorinen A, & Tuovinen OH. 2012. Dissolution of non-sulfide phases during the chemical and bacterial leaching of a sulfidic black schist. Hydrometallurgy 117-118:32-35. 
  • Carver SM, Nelson MC, Yu Z, & Tuovinen OH. 2012. Hydrogen and volatile fatty acid production during fermentation of cellulosic substrates by a thermophilic consortium at 50 and 60 °C. Bioresource Technology 104:424-431.
  • Lakaniemi A-M, Tuovinen OH, & Puhakka JA. 2012. Production of electricity and butanol from microalgal biomass in microbial fuel cells. Bioenergy Research 5:481-491.
  • Carver SM, Hulatt CJ, Thomas DN, & Tuovinen OH. 2011. Thermophilic, anaerobic co-digestion of microalgal biomass and cellulose for H2 production. Biodegradation 22:805-814.
  • Lakaniemi A-M, Hulatt CJ, Thomas DN, Tuovinen OH, & Puhakka JA. 2011. Biogenic hydrogen and methane production from Chlorella vulgaris and Dunaliella tertiolecta biomass. Biotechnology for Biofuels 4:34.
  • Tao J, Mancl KM, & Tuovinen OH. 2011. A low cost, low energy sanitary sewer overflow treatment technology: fixed media bioreactors. Water Environment Research 83:714-721.
  • Carver SM, Hulatt CJ, Thomas DN & Tuovinen OH. (2011) Thermophilic, anaerobic co-digestion of microalgal biomass and cellulose for H2 production. Biodegradation 22:805-814.
  • Carver SM, Vuoriranta P & Tuovinen OH. (2011) A thermophilic microbial fuel cell design. Journal of Power Sources 196:3757-3760. 
  • Rismani-Yazdi H, Christy AD, Carver SM, Yu Z, Dehority DA & Tuovinen OH. (2011) Effect of external resistance on bacterial diversity and metabolism in microbial fuel cells. Bioresource Technology 102:278-283.
  • Tao J, Mancl KM, & Tuovinen OH. (2011) A low cost, low energy sanitary sewer overflow treatment technology: fixed media bioreactors. Water Environment Research 83:714-721.
  • Bigham JM, Jones FS, Özkaya B, Sahinkaya E, Puhakka JA & Tuovinen OH. (2010) Characterization of jarosites produced by chemical synthesis over a temperature gradient from 2 to 40 °C. International Journal of Mineral Processing 94:121-128. 

 

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