Partners and Collaborators

METEL engages academic institutions, public/private organizations and government agencies to conduct research and development projects across multiple disciplines. Below is a list of our current collaborating institutions.  If you are interested in becoming a partner institution, please contact us for more information.

Academic Partners:

Umaine LogoUniversity of Maine at Orono
Department of chemical and Biological Engineering
The Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering offers B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Chemical Engineering and Biological Engineering. Their world-class faculty conduct research into biomass to biofuel conversion, surface science and molecular biophysics.
FBRI logoForest Bioproductrs Research Institute
FBRI at the University of Maine conducts cutting-edge research in the areas of biomass chemical conversion to bioproducts. They have pioneered developments in chemical conversion technologies to biofuels and novel cellulosic biomaterials.