Advanced Biofuels and Bioproducts

  • James W. Lee

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Introduction and Brazil’s Biofuel Success

  3. Smokeless Biomass Pyrolysis for Advanced Biofuels Production and Global Biochar Carbon Sequestration

  4. Cellulosic Biofuels

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 245-245
    2. Jeffrey G. Linger, Al Darzins
      Pages 267-280
    3. M. Abramson, O. Shoseyov, S. Hirsch, Z. Shani
      Pages 315-338
    4. Eva Cunha, Christine L. Hatem, Doug Barrick
      Pages 339-368
  5. Photobiological Production of Advanced Biofuels with Synthetic Biology

  6. Lipids-Based Biodiesels

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 523-523
    2. Novizar Nazir, Djumali Mangunwidjaja, M. A. Yarmo
      Pages 525-551
    3. Liam Brennan, Philip Owende
      Pages 553-599
    4. Ronald Halim, Razif Harun, Paul A. Webley, Michael K. Danquah
      Pages 601-628
    5. Robert Dillschneider, Clemens Posten
      Pages 629-649
    6. Teresa M. Mata, António A. Martins, Nidia S. Caetano
      Pages 671-693
    7. E. Adair Johnson, Zhanfei Liu, Elodie Salmon, Patrick G. Hatcher
      Pages 695-705
  7. Life-Cycle Energy and Economics Analysis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 707-707
    2. Razif Harun, Mark Doyle, Rajprathab Gopiraj, Michael Davidson, Gareth M. Forde, Michael K. Danquah
      Pages 709-744
    3. Teresa M. Mata, António A. Martins, Subhas K. Sikdar, Carlos A. V. Costa, Nidia S. Caetano
      Pages 745-757
    4. Andres Clarens, Lisa Colosi
      Pages 759-778
  8. High-Value Algal Products and Biomethane

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 779-779
    2. João C. M. Carvalho, Raquel P. Bezerra, Marcelo C. Matsudo, Sunao Sato
      Pages 781-805
    3. Ronald Halim, Michael K. Danquah
      Pages 807-832
    4. Miguel Herrero, Jose A. Mendiola, Merichel Plaza, Elena Ibañez
      Pages 833-872
    5. George J. Moridis, Timothy S. Collett, Ray Boswell, Stephen Hancock, Jonny Rutqvist, Carlos Santamarina et al.
      Pages 977-1033
  9. Electrofuels

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1035-1035
    2. Robert J. Conrado, Chad A. Haynes, Brenda E. Haendler, Eric J. Toone
      Pages 1037-1064
    3. Christopher J. Brigham, Claudia S. Gai, Jingnan Lu, Daan R. Speth, R. Mark Worden, Anthony J. Sinskey
      Pages 1065-1090
    4. Steven W. Singer, Harry R. Beller, Swapnil Chhabra, Christopher J. Chang, Jerry Adler
      Pages 1091-1099
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 1101-1122

About this book


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 context in the greater field. With contributions from nearly 100 leading researchers across the globe, the text serves as an important and timely look into this rapidly expanding field.

The 40 chapters that comprise Advanced Biofuels and Bioproducts are handily organized into the following 8 sections:

·         Introduction and Brazil's biofuel success

·         Smokeless biomass pyrolysis for advanced biofuels production and global biochar carbon sequestration

·         Cellulosic Biofuels

·         Photobiological production of advanced biofuels with synthetic biology

·         Lipids-based biodiesels

·         Life-cycle energy and economics analysis

·         High-value algal products and biomethane

·         Electrofuels

Editors and affiliations

  • James W. Lee
    • 1
  1. 1., Department of Chemistry and BiochemistryOld Dominion UniversityNorfolkUSA

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