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Using Biosurfactants Produced from Agriculture Process Waste Streams to Improve Oil Recovery in Fractured Carbonate Reservoirs Final Technical Progress Report Reporting Period: October 1, 2004 – March 31, 2007 Principal Investigator: Jenn-Tai Liang The University of Kansas, 785-864-2669 Co-Principal Investigator: Gregory A. Bala Idaho National Laboratory, 208-526-8178 Report Date: September 17, 2007 DOE Award Number: DE-FC26-04NT15523 Contract Dates: 10/01/2004 to 09/30/2007 Submitting Organizations: The University of Kansas Center for Research, Inc. Tertiary Oil Recovery Project 1530 W. 15th St. Lawrence, KS 66045-7609 Idaho National Laboratory 2351 North Boulevard Idaho Falls, ID 83451-2203 Research Contributors: Stephen J. Johnson, Mehdi Salehi, Karl Eisert (KU) Sandra L. Fox (INL) Contracting Officer: Chandra Nautiyal, National Energy Technology Laboratory, U.S. Department of Energy