Sonoma Biochar Initiative hosted the 2012 US Biochar Conference
For more on their work visit the SonomaBiocharInitiative.org website.
Catherine (Catie) Brewer completed her PhD in Chemical Engineering and Biorenewable Resources & Technology at Iowa State University under the supervision of Robert Brown and David Laird. Her dissertation topic was biochar characterization. Her interests include thermochemical processing of biomass, especially fast pyrolysis technologies, and engineering biochars for specific soil applications.