Juliana Vasco-Correa, Ph.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering
Juliana Vasco-Correa, Ph.D.
211 Agricultural Engineering Building
University Park, PA 16802
Work Phone: 814-865-8841

Areas of Expertise

  • Bioproducts Systems Analysis
  • Bioprocess Engineering
  • Biomass Valorization
  • Biosystems Techno-Economic Analysis and Life-Cycle Assessment


  1. B.S. Biological Engineering, National University of Colombia, 2009
  2. M.S. Food Science and Technology, National University of Colombia, 2012
  3. Ph.D. Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering, The Ohio State University, 2017


BRS 429W - Biorenewable Systems Analysis and Management

For information about courses please visit the LionPATH Course Catalog.

Selected Publications

  • Vasco-Correa, J., Shah, A. 2019. Techno-economic bottlenecks of fungal pretreatment of lignocellulosic biomass. Fermentation 5(2):30. (Feature paper)
  • Vasco-Correa, J., Luo, X., Li, Y., Shah, A. 2019. Comparative study of changes in composition and structure during sequential fungal pretreatment of non-sterile lignocellulosic feedstocks. Industrial Crops and Products 133:383-394.
  • Vasco-Correa, J., Khanal, S., Manandhar, A., Shah, A. 2018. Anaerobic digestion for bioenergy production: Global status, environmental and techno-economic implications, and government policies. Bioresource Technology 247:1015-1026.