Claes Niklasson

Professor, Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Chemical Reaction Engineering

Claes Niklasson got his Master degree at Chalmers 1981 in Engineering Physics and PhD at the department of Chemical Reaction Engineering 1988 in the field of Heterogeneous Catalysis. Associated Professor in 1993 and a full Professorship at Chalmers 2000.

Claes main research areas are heterogeneous catalysis and bioreaction engineering. More than 65 published research papers in well known international journals. Claes has a great interest in teaching and pedagogical projects and has over 26 publications in this field. Under his supervision and examination 15 students have graduated with the degree of PhD.

Present research areas:

Yeast fermentation
Ethanol and Biogas from biological residues and waste
Modeling of fermentation processes.

​My teaching involves Design and Analysis of Experiments and Bioprocess Engineering.

Published: Wed 29 Jun 2011. Modified: Mon 21 Dec 2015