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Research Initiatives

Bio-Economy Research, Innovation & Education (BERIE)

BERIE comprises a multi-disciplinary research team of scientists, engineers, and market and policy experts, which brings together five UBC strategic research centres in support of bio-economy research & education. BERIE is working towards the extraction of high-value products from renewable biomass sources to meet current global challenges in the sustainable production of fuels, chemical intermediates, and materials.

Affiliated MSL faculty: Prof. Harry BrumerProf. James Kronstad, Prof. Steven Withers

For more information, please visit the BERIE website: http://fbp.ubc.ca/