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Services and Capabilities

Email AzCATI@asu.edu or call us at (480) 727-1410 to request our services

AzCATI offers a wide array of services. We provide open test and evaluation facilities for the algae industry and research community that are capable of assessing the performance of individual and combined unit operations across the algal value chain. These capabilities allow for objective, pre-deployment testing of technology looking to enter the market.

Strain Identification & Isolation

Strain Identification & Isolation

AzCATI services include the identification and enumeration of microalgae in water and soil samples.

Equipment Testing

Equipment Testing

The AzCATI laboratories and testbed facilities have been designed to accommodate customer needs across the algae value chain.

Analytical Services

Analytical Services

AzCATI offers a wide variety of analytical services to measure microalgae growth, biochemical composition, and water (culture media) quality characteristics.

Biomass Production & Supply

Biomass Production & Supply

The AzCATI laboratories and testbed facilities offer biomass production and supply services to academic and industry customers. AzCATI will place the customer's strain(s) in production or supply microalgae strains based on the specific needs of the customer.

Education & Training

Education & Training

AzCATI offers a full suite of education and training courses, ranging from basic algae taxonomy and physiology to in-depth, hands-on training using advanced analytical techniques.

Capabilities

Examples of AzCATI's capabilities are provided below, including downstream processing, production equipment, feedback logistics, and cultivation capacity.

Biomass Production Capacity