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Education/Academic qualification

DSc, Wageningen University and Research Centre

… → 1984

MS, Wageningen University and Research Centre

… → 1982

BS, Wageningen University and Research Centre

… → 1980

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Synechocystis Medicine & Life Sciences
Photosystem II Protein Complex Medicine & Life Sciences
Cyanobacteria Medicine & Life Sciences
Thylakoids Medicine & Life Sciences
Chlorophyll Medicine & Life Sciences
Photosystem I Protein Complex Medicine & Life Sciences
Proteins Medicine & Life Sciences
Electron Transport Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 1981 2018

  • 6284 Citations
  • 46 h-Index
  • 145 Article
  • 5 Patent
  • 2 Chapter
  • 1 Conference contribution
2 Citations (Scopus)

Catalytic conversion of cyanobacteria-derived fatty acids to alkanes for biorenewable synthetic paraffinic kerosene

Schulz, T. C., Oelschlager, M., Thompson, S. T., Vermaas, W., Nielsen, D. & Lamb, H. H., Jan 1 2018, In : Sustainable Energy and Fuels. 2, 4, p. 882-893 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Fatty acids
7 Citations (Scopus)
electron transfer
16 Citations (Scopus)

A dedicated type II NADPH dehydrogenase performs the penultimate step in the biosynthesis of vitamin K<inf>1</inf> in synechocystis and arabidopsis

Fatihi, A., Latimer, S., Schmollinger, S., Block, A., Dussault, P. H., Vermaas, W., Merchant, S. S. & Basset, G. J., Jun 1 2015, In : Plant Cell. 27, 6, p. 1730-1741 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vitamin K 1
NADPH Dehydrogenase
vitamin K
218 Citations (Scopus)

Redesigning photosynthesis to sustainably meet global food and bioenergy demand

Ort, D. R., Merchant, S. S., Alric, J., Barkan, A., Blankenship, R. E., Bock, R., Croce, R., Hanson, M. R., Hibberd, J. M., Long, S. P., Moore, T., Moroney, J., Niyogi, K. K., Parry, M. A. J., Peralta-Yahya, P. P., Prince, R. C., Redding, K., Spalding, M. H., Van Wijk, K. J., Vermaas, W. & 5 othersVon Caemmerer, S., Weber, A. P. M., Yeates, T. O., Yuan, J. S. & Zhu, X. G., Jul 14 2015, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 112, 28, p. 8529-8536 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Synthetic Biology
Population Growth

Projects 1994 2021