Microalgae Based Biofuels and Bioproducts

Written By Raul Muñoz
Microalgae Based Biofuels and Bioproducts
  • Publsiher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 13 June 2017
  • ISBN : 0081010273
  • Pages : 560 pages
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Download or read book entitled Microalgae Based Biofuels and Bioproducts by author: Raul Muñoz which was release on 13 June 2017 and published by Woodhead Publishing with total page 560 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Microalgae-Based Biofuels and Bioproducts: From Feedstock Cultivation to End Products compiles contributions from authors from different areas and backgrounds who explore the cultivation and utilization of microalgae biomass for sustainable fuels and chemicals. With a strong focus in emerging industrial and large scale applications, the book summarizes the new achievements in recent years in this field by critically evaluating developments in the field of algal biotechnology, whilst taking into account sustainability issues and techno-economic parameters. It includes information on microalgae cultivation, harvesting, and conversion processes for the production of liquid and gaseous biofuels, such as biogas, bioethanol, biodiesel and biohydrogen. Microalgae biorefinery and biotechnology applications, including for pharmaceuticals, its use as food and feed, and value added bioproducts are also covered. This book’s comprehensive scope makes it an ideal reference for both early stage and consolidated researchers, engineers and graduate students in the algal field, especially in energy, chemical and environmental engineering, biotechnology, biology and agriculture. Presents the most current information on the uses and untapped potential of microalgae in the production of bio-based fuels and chemicals Critically reviews the state-of-the-art feedstock cultivation of biofuels and bioproducts mass production from microalgae, including intermediate stages, such as harvesting and extraction of specific compounds Includes topics in economics and sustainability of large-scale microalgae cultivation and conversion technologies

Microalgae Based Biofuels and Bioproducts

Microalgae Based Biofuels and Bioproducts
  • Author : Raul Muñoz,Cristina Gonzalez-Fernandez
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2017-06-13
  • Total pages : 560
  • ISBN : 0081010273
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Summary : Microalgae-Based Biofuels and Bioproducts: From Feedstock Cultivation to End Products compiles contributions from authors from different areas and backgrounds who explore the cultivation and utilization of microalgae biomass for sustainable fuels and chemicals. With a strong focus in emerging industrial and large scale applications, the book summarizes the new achievements ...

Advanced Biofuels and Bioproducts

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  • Author : James W. Lee
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-08-30
  • Total pages : 1122
  • ISBN : 0081010273
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Summary : Designed as a text not only for students and researchers, but anyone interested in green technology, Advanced Biofuels and Bioproducts offers the reader a vast overview of the state-of-the-art in renewable energies. The typical chapter sets out to explain the fundamentals of a new technology as well as providing its ...

Microalgae Cultivation for Biofuels Production

Microalgae Cultivation for Biofuels Production
  • Author : Abu Yousuf
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2019-11-23
  • Total pages : 382
  • ISBN : 0081010273
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Summary : Microalgae Cultivation for Biofuels Production explores the technological opportunities and challenges involved in producing economically competitive algal-derived biofuel. The book discusses efficient methods for cultivation, improvement of harvesting and lipid extraction techniques, optimization of conversion/production processes of fuels and co-products, the integration of microalgae biorefineries to several industries, environmental ...

Biomass and Biofuels from Microalgae

Biomass and Biofuels from Microalgae
  • Author : Navid R. Moheimani,Mark P. McHenry,Karne de Boer,Parisa A. Bahri
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-04-11
  • Total pages : 373
  • ISBN : 0081010273
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Summary : This comprehensive book details the most recent advances in the microalgae biological sciences and engineering technologies for biomass and biofuel production in order to meet the ongoing need for new and affordable sources of food, chemicals and energy for future generations. The chapters explore new microalgae cultivation techniques, including solid (...

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  • Author : Vijai G. Gupta,Maria Tuohy,Christian P Kubicek,Jack Saddler,Feng Xu
  • Publisher : Newnes
  • Release Date : 2013-12-05
  • Total pages : 500
  • ISBN : 0081010273
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Summary : Bioenergy Research: Advances and Applications brings biology and engineering together to address the challenges of future energy needs. The book consolidates the most recent research on current technologies, concepts, and commercial developments in various types of widely used biofuels and integrated biorefineries, across the disciplines of biochemistry, biotechnology, phytology, and ...

Advancements in Algal Biofuels Research Recent Evaluation of Algal Biomass Production and Conversion Methods of into Fuels and High Value Co products

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  • Author : Umakanta Jena,S. Kent Hoekman
  • Publisher : Frontiers Media SA
  • Release Date : 2017-05-18
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0081010273
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Summary : Algae biomass has enormous potential to produce fuels and value-added products. Algae-derived biofuels and bioproducts offer great promise in contributing to U.S. energy security and in mitigating the environmental concerns associated with conventional fuels. Algae’s ability to grow in low quality water/wastewater and to accumulate lipids has ...

Microalgae

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  • Author : Charis M. Galanakis
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2020-10-05
  • Total pages : 454
  • ISBN : 0081010273
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Summary : Microalgae: Cultivation, Recovery of Compounds and Applications supports the scientific community, professionals and enterprises that aspire to develop industrial and commercialized applications of microalgae cultivation. Topics covered include conventional and emerging cultivation and harvesting techniques of microalgae, design, transport phenomena models of microalgae growth in photobioreactors, and the catalytic conversion ...

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  • Author : Kalyan Gayen,Tridib Kumar Bhowmick,Sunil Kumar Maity
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2019-09-05
  • Total pages : 356
  • ISBN : 0081010273
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Summary : Microalgae can be future resource for industrial biotechnology In current energy crisis era, microalgae are under tremendous research focus for the production of biodiesel due to their high photosynthetic efficiency, growth rate and high lipid content compared to territorial plants. However, the large-scale production of algal biomass and downstream processing ...

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  • Author : Eduardo Jacob-Lopes,Leila Queiroz Zepka,Maria Isabel Queiroz
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-03-22
  • Total pages : 306
  • ISBN : 0081010273
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Summary : This book presents an authoritative and comprehensive overview of the production and use of microalgal biomass and bioproducts for energy generation. It also offers extensive information on engineering approaches to energy production, such as process integration and process intensification in harnessing energy from microalgae. Issues related to the environment, food, ...

Biofuels from Algae

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  • Author : Ashok Pandey,Duu-Jong Lee,Yusuf Chisti,Carlos R. Soccol
  • Publisher : Newnes
  • Release Date : 2013-08-08
  • Total pages : 348
  • ISBN : 0081010273
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Summary : This book provides in-depth information on basic and applied aspects of biofuels production from algae. It begins with an introduction to the topic, and follows with the basic scientific aspects of algal cultivation and its use for biofuels production, such as photo bioreactor engineering for microalgae production, open culture systems ...

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  • Author : Sanjay Kumar Gupta,Faizal Bux
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-05-23
  • Total pages : 563
  • ISBN : 0081010273
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Summary : This two-volume work presents comprehensive, accurate information on the present status and contemporary development in phycoremediation of various types of domestic and industrial wastewaters. The volume covers a mechanistic understanding of microalgae based treatment of wastewaters, including current challenges in the treatment of various organic and inorganic pollutants, and future ...

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  • Author : Bhaskar Singh,Kuldeep Bauddh,Faizal Bux
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-12-22
  • Total pages : 181
  • ISBN : 0081010273
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Summary : This book presents the dynamic role of algae in a sustainable environment. Two major aspects, namely bioenergy and bioremediation, have been elaborated in various chapter contributed by scientists and teachers from different geographical areas throughout the world. Algal biofuels is an emerging area of equal interest to researchers, industries, and ...

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  • Author : Sunil Kumar Maity,Kalyan Gayen,Tridib Kumar Bhowmick
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2021-09-01
  • Total pages : 450
  • ISBN : 0081010273
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Summary : Sustainable production of hydrocarbon biofuels from biomass, fuels that are fully compatible with existing internal combustion engines, will allow the global transport economy to transition to a sustainable energy source without the need for capital-intensive new infrastructures. Hydrocarbon Biorefinery: Sustainable Processing of Biomass for Hydrocarbon Biofuels presents a comprehensive and ...

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  • Author : Qiang Liao,Jo-shu Chang,Christiane Herrmann,Ao Xia
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-04-20
  • Total pages : 468
  • ISBN : 0081010273
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Summary : This book discusses recent trends and developments in the microbial conversion process, which serves as an important route for biofuel production, with particular attention to bioreactors. It combines microbial conversion with multiphase flow and mass transfer, providing an alternative perspective for the understanding of microbial biomass and energy production process ...

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  • Author : Faizal Bux,Yusuf Chisti
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-03-09
  • Total pages : 344
  • ISBN : 0081010273
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Summary : This book examines the utilization of algae for the development of useful products and processes with the emphasis towards green technologies and processes, and the requirements to make these viable. Serving as a complete reference guide to the production of biofuels and other value added products from micro and macro ...