Advanced Kinetics and Modelling of Bioprocesses


Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

Learning objectives


Students who have passed the module should be able to

  • Estimate the kinetic parameters of a biological process and choose the key process variables for the development of a suitable process model
  • Derive the mathematical model of a bioprocess
  • Apply mathematical and kinetic models for different types of bioreactors
  • Interpret and evaluate modelling data from bioreactors

Type of instruction

Lectures and theoretical exercises

Extent and expected workload

150 hours



Name of examAdvanced Kinetics and Modelling of Bioprocesses
Type of exam
Written or oral exam
Assessment7-point grading scale
Type of gradingInternal examination
Criteria of assessmentThe criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures

Facts about the module

Danish titleAvanceret kinetik og modellering af bioprocesser
Module codeK-BBT-K2-8
Module typeCourse
Duration1 semester
Language of instructionEnglish
Empty-place SchemeYes
Location of the lectureCampus Copenhagen
Responsible for the module


Education ownerMaster of Science (MSc) in Engineering (Sustainable Biotechnology)
Study BoardStudy Board of Chemistry and Bioscience
DepartmentDepartment of Chemistry and Bioscience
FacultyThe Faculty of Engineering and Science