Laboratory Photobioreactors

Subitec Laboratory FPA Photobioreactors for Cultivation of Microalgae

For more than a decade now, Subitec has been supplying Laboratory Photobioreactors to customers worldwide ranging from private companies to various research institutions and universities.

Subitec Laboratory Photobioreactors are avaible with 6 Liter, 28 Liter and 4 x 28 Liter Flat Panel Airlift (FPA) Reactors. The key features of Subitec Laboratory Photobioreactors are:

• All the excellent features of the FPA reactor technology
• High process integrity designed for a laboratory setting
• Straight forward process monitoring and control
• Easy operation and maintenance of the equipment

A selection of optional features and peripheries, including an automatic control system, provide excellent flexibility to customize the equipment to various user requirements.

Subitec FPA6L Photobioreactor

FEATURES

• Subitec FPA reactor with 6 liter reactor volume
• pH and temperature measurement and control
• Online turbidity measurement
• Selection of integrated LED or HPS lighting
• Media filter, sterilizable (autoclave)
• Automatic control system with data logging
• Integrated operator interface touch panel or PC

DIMENSIONS

  • Width  100 cm
  • Depth    60 cm
  • Height 120 cm

TYPICAL APPLICATIONS

  • Research and development
  • Cultivation studies for various microalgae
  • Process development and process optimization
  • Cultivation of inoculum in a scale-up chain

Subitec FPA28L Photobioreactor

FEATURES

  • Subitec FPA reactor with 28 liter reactor volume
  • Homogenius inoculum backup for comparable experiments at 6 liter scale
  • More biomass results for downstream trials
  • Features as in the FPA6L above

DIMENSIONS

  • Width     110 cm
  • Depth       80 cm
  • Height    190 cm

TYPICAL APPLICATIONS

  • Provision of inoculum for experiments
  • Biomass production for downstream applications
  • Scale-up experiments

Subitec FPA4x28L Scale-Up Unit

FEATURES

  • Subitec FPA unit with 112 liter reactor volume
  • Scaleable with up to 4 reactors
  • Individual control for each reactor panel
  • Cultivation of up to 4 differnt microalgae species
  • Features as in the FPA6L above

DIMENSIONS

  • Width   220 cm
  • Depth   200 cm
  • Height  200 cm

TYPICAL APPLICATIONS

  • Feeding the scale-up chain
  • Comparative experiments and studies