Advances in Bioethanol

  • Pratima¬†Bajpai

Part of the SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology book series (BRIEFSAPPLSCIENCES)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Pratima Bajpai
    Pages 1-12
  3. Pratima Bajpai
    Pages 13-20
  4. Pratima Bajpai
    Pages 21-53
  5. Pratima Bajpai
    Pages 55-66
  6. Pratima Bajpai
    Pages 67-73
  7. Pratima Bajpai
    Pages 75-78
  8. Pratima Bajpai
    Pages 79-88
  9. Pratima Bajpai
    Pages 89-90
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 91-95

About this book


The book provides an updated and detailed overview on advances in bioethanol. It looks at the historical perspectives, chemistry, sources and production of ethanol and discusses biotechnology breakthroughs and promising developments. The book also provides the details regarding the uses, advantages, problems, environmental effects and characteristics of bioethanol as a fuel. In addition, it presents information about ethanol in different parts of the world and also highlights the challenges and future of ethanol.


Alternative Fuel Bioethanol Biofuel Fuel Ethanol Tranportation Fuel

Authors and affiliations

  • Pratima¬†Bajpai
    • 1
  1. 1.Thapar Centre for Industrial Research & DevelopmentPatialaIndia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information The Author(s) 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, New Delhi
  • eBook Packages Energy Energy (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-81-322-1583-7
  • Online ISBN 978-81-322-1584-4
  • Series Print ISSN 2191-530X
  • Series Online ISSN 2191-5318
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