17 Feb - Sophanit Mekasha (KBM)

PhD degree – Trial Lecture and Public Defence
Sophanit Mekasha, Faculty of Chemistry, Biotechnology and Food Science (KBM), will defend her PhD thesis "Characterization and application of enzymes for saccharification of chitin" on 17 February 2017.

17 Feb - Sophanit Mekasha (KBM)

Norwegian title of thesis:
"Karakterisering og anvendelse av enzymer for sakkarifisering av kitin"

Prescribed subject of the trial lecture:
"- Processive enzymes – degradation of polymeric substrates"

Time and place for the trial lecture and the public defence:
Friday, 17 February at 12:15 in the Library, Biotechnology Building, Chr. M. Falsens vei 1 Ås.

Evaluation committee:
First opponent: Professor Gudmund Skjåk-Bræk, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)
Second opponent: Dr. Katja Salomon Johansen, University of Copenhagen
Committee coordinator: Professor Morten Sørlie, Department of Chemistry, Biotechnology and Food Science, NMBU

Supervisors:
Main supervisor: Professor Vinenctius Gerardus H. Eijsink, Faculty of Chemistry, Biotechnology and Food Science, NMBU
Co-supervisor: Associate Professor Gustav Vaaje-Kolstad, Faculty of Chemistry, Biotechnology and Food Science, NMBU

The doctoral thesis is available for public review at the NMBU library.
Thesis number 2017:12, ISSN 1894-6402, ISBN 978-82-575-1421-1.

Published 6. February 2017 - 12:11 - Updated 7. April 2017 - 8:37