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Pavlo Bohutskyi

Synthetic Biology
Chemical Engineer
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999
MSIN: J4-18
Richland, WA 99352

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  • Burch T.A., E.A. Hill, J.M. Tamburro, P. Bohutskyi, G. Dennis, A. Ashford, and A. Lapanse, et al. 2024. "A selection approach using high-oxygen and pond-mimicking culture conditions increases biomass productivity in the industrially relevant diatom Nitzschia inconspicua str. hildebrandi." Algal Research 77. PNNL-SA-189627. doi:10.1016/j.algal.2023.103333
  • Qiu Y., Z.D. Johnson, X. Gu, P. Bohutskyi, and S. Chen. 2024. "Dairy manure acidogenic fermentation at hyperthermophilic temperature enabled superior activity of thermostable hydrolytic enzymes linked to the genus Caldicoprobacter." Bioresource Technology 391, no. Part B:Art. No. 129978. PNNL-SA-178176. doi:10.1016/j.biortech.2023.129978



  • Johnson Z.J., D. Krutkin, P. Bohutskyi, and M.G. Kalyuzhnaya. 2021. "Metals and methylotrophy: Via global gene expression studies." In Methods in Enzymology, edited by J. A. Cotruvo Jr. 185-213. PNNL-SA-160052. doi:10.1016/bs.mie.2021.01.046
  • Oliver A., S. Podell, A. Pinowska, J. Traller, S.R. Smith, R.S. McClure, and A.S. Beliaev, et al. 2021. "Diploid genomic architecture of Nitzschia inconspicua, an elite biomass production diatom." Scientific Reports 11. PNNL-SA-161367. doi:10.1038/s41598-021-95106-3


  • Frank B., D.G. Goodwin, P. Bohutskyi, D. Phan, X. Lu, L. Kuwama, and E. Bouwer, et al. 2020. "Influence of Polymer Type and Carbon Nanotube Properties on Carbon Nanotube/Polymer Nanocomposite Biodegradation." Science of the Total Environment 742. PNNL-SA-153893. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.140512


  • Bohutskyi P., D. Phan, R. Spierling, A. Kopachevsky, E. Bouwer, T. Lundquist, and M. Betenbaugh. 2019. "Production of lipid-containing algal-bacterial polyculture in wastewater and biomethanation of lipid extracted residues: Enhancing methane yield through hydrothermal pretreatment and relieving solvent toxicity through co-digestion." Science of the Total Environment 653. PNNL-SA-137856. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.11.026
  • Bohutskyi P., R.S. McClure, E.A. Hill, W.C. Nelson, W.B. Chrisler, J. Nunez, and R.S. Renslow, et al. 2019. "Metabolic effects of vitamin B12 on physiology, stress resistance, growth rate and biomass productivity of Cyanobacterium stanieri planktonic and biofilm cultures." Algal Research 42. PNNL-SA-136164. doi:10.1016/j.algal.2019.101580
  • Bohutskyi P., T.A. Keller, D. Phan, M.L. Parris, M. Li, L. Richardson, and A. Kopachevsky. 2019. "Co-digestion of Wastewater-Grown Filamentous Algae With Sewage Sludge Improves Biomethane Production and Energy Balance Compared to Thermal, Chemical, or Thermochemical Pretreatments." Frontiers in Energy Research 7. PNNL-SA-139910. doi:10.3389/fenrg.2019.00047


  • Bohutskyi P., D. Phan, A. Kopachevsky, S. Chow, E. Bouwer, and M. Betenbaugh. 2018. "Synergistic Co-Digestion of Wastewater Grown Algae-Bacteria Polyculture Biomass and Cellulose to Optimize Carbon-to-Nitrogen Ratio and Application of Kinetic Models to Predict Anaerobic Digestion Energy Balance." Bioresource Technology 269. PNNL-SA-134422. doi:10.1016/j.biortech.2018.08.085
  • Bohutskyi P., L.A. Kucek, E.A. Hill, G.E. Pinchuk, S.G. Mundree, and A.S. Beliaev. 2018. "Conversion of stranded waste-stream carbon and nutrients into value-added products via metabolically coupled binary heterotroph-photoautotroph system." Bioresource Technology 260. PNNL-SA-126703. doi:10.1016/j.biortech.2018.02.080
  • Bohutskyi P., R. Spierling, D. Phan, A. Kopachevsky, Y. Tang, M. Betenbaugh, and E. Bouwer, et al. 2018. "Bioenergy from wastewater resources: Nutrient removal, productivity and settleability of indigenous algal-bacteria polyculture, and effect of biomass composition variability on methane production kinetics and anaerobic digestion energy balance." Algal Research 36. PNNL-SA-134420. doi:10.1016/j.algal.2018.10.020
  • Deng S., K.R. Pomraning, P. Bohutskyi, and J.K. Magnuson. 2018. "Draft Genome Sequence of Aspergillus oryzae ATCC 12892." Genome Announcements 8, no. 18:Article No. e00251-18. PNNL-SA-132840. doi:10.1128/genomeA.00251-18

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