2012

Biomass Conversion

The Interface of Biotechnology, Chemistry and Materials Science

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ISBN: 978-3-642-28417-5 (Print) 978-3-642-28418-2 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxvii

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    Pages 1-90

    Biomass Conversion to Energy

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    Pages 91-122

    Biomass Energy

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    Pages 123-144

    Lignocellulose Pretreatment by Ionic Liquids: A Promising Start Point for Bio-energy Production

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    Pages 145-186

    Application of Ionic Liquids in the Conversion of Native Lignocellulosic Biomass to Biofuels

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    Pages 187-197

    Catalysts in Thermochemical Biomass Conversion

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    Pages 199-220

    Fatty Acids-Derived Fuels from Biomass via Catalytic Deoxygenation

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    Pages 221-236

    Biobutanol: The Future Biofuel

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    Pages 237-250

    Molecular Genetic Strategies for Enhancing Plant Biomass for Cellulosic Ethanol Production

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    Pages 251-311

    Production of Bioethanol from Food Industry Waste: Microbiology, Biochemistry and Technology

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    Pages 313-340

    Enhancement of Biohydrogen Production by Two-Stage Systems: Dark and Photofermentation

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 341-379

    Organosolv Fractionation of Lignocelluloses for Fuels, Chemicals and Materials: A Biorefinery Processing Perspective

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 381-420

    Lignin as Source of Fine Chemicals: Vanillin and Syringaldehyde

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    Pages 421-433

    Liquefaction of Softwoods and Hardwoods in Supercritical Methanol: A Novel Approach to Bio-Oil Production

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 435-457

    Bioextraction: The Interface of Biotechnology and Green Chemistry

  16. Back Matter

    Pages 459-465