Université de Liège, Belgium
Patrick Fickers has completed a PhD from UniversitÃ© de LiÃ¨ge (Belgium) and postdoctoral studies from Polytechâ€™ Lille (France). He joined then the Centre of Protein Engineering (LiÃ¨ge, Belgium) as a FNRS fellow. Since 2009, he is an Associated Professor at UnversitÃ© libre de Bruxelles and the head of the Biotechnology and Bioprocess Unit. He has published 34 research papers in peer-reviewed journals and 6 book chapters. His researches focus on the development of yeast and bacterial strains by metabolic engineering and on process development in bioreactor for the production of valuable compounds.
Microbial Processes and interactions