Bo Mattiasson is professor emeritus in biotechnology at Lund University, Sweden. He has supervised >75 students to their PhD. Published more than 750 papers in peer reviewed journals concerning enzyme technology, bioseparation, microbiology, bioanalysis and environmental technology, esp. production of biogas from surplus biomass, treatment of industrial wastewaters and lately monitoring and capturing trace pollutants from wastewater. Editor in chief for Biotechnology Reports. Started biotech companies dealing with biosensors (CapSenze Biosystems AB), biorefinery, environmental biotechnology (Indienz AB).