Shawn Mansfield

Co-Investigator in Bioenergy Crop Design
Professor, Department Head of Botany
University of British Columbia

Mansfield's research uses a combination of molecular biology, biochemistry, analytical chemistry and plant cell wall characterization techniques to elucidate the role of various biosynthetic pathways in the development, growth, chemistry and ultrastructure of secondary xylem formation in trees/plants.

Research Keywords

Feedstocks, Poplar, Lignin

Sustainable Bioenergy Cropping Systems