Alternative Fuels and Their Utilization Strategies in Internal Combustion Engines

  • Akhilendra Pratap Singh
  • Yogesh C. Sharma
  • Nirendra N. Mustafi
  • Avinash Kumar Agarwal

Part of the Energy, Environment, and Sustainability book series (ENENSU)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. General

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Akhilendra Pratap Singh, Nirendra N. Mustafi, Yogesh C. Sharma, Avinash Kumar Agarwal
      Pages 3-6
  3. Biofuel Production

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 7-7
    2. Rabinder Singh Bharj, Gurkamal Nain Singh, Rajan Kumar
      Pages 9-24
    3. Tomesh Kumar Sahu, Satyajit Gupta, Pravesh Chandra Shukla
      Pages 49-64
    4. Elsa Cherian, Harikrishnan Hariharan
      Pages 65-80
  4. Biofuels for Engine Applications

  5. Advancements in Alternative Fuels

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 199-199
    2. Nirendra N. Mustafi, Avinash Kumar Agarwal
      Pages 201-228
    3. Danqing Liu, Sen Yang, Yilian Li, Ramesh Agarwal
      Pages 273-291
    4. Aradhana Priyadarsini, Lepakshi Barbora, Vijayanand S. Moholkar
      Pages 293-309
    5. Pushpita Das, Lepakshi Barbora, Vijayanand S. Moholkar
      Pages 311-329

About this book


This book covers alternative fuels and their utilization strategies in internal combustion engines. The main objective of this book is to provide a comprehensive overview of the recent advances in the production and utilization aspects of different types of liquid and gaseous alternative fuels. In the last few years, methanol and DME have gained significant attention of the energy sector, because of their capability to be utilized in different types of engines. This book will be a valuable resource for researchers and practicing engineers alike.


Alternative Fuels Methanol DME Biodiesel Air Pollution

Editors and affiliations

  • Akhilendra Pratap Singh
    • 1
  • Yogesh C. Sharma
    • 2
  • Nirendra N. Mustafi
    • 3
  • Avinash Kumar Agarwal
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Mechanical EngineeringIndian Institute of Technology KanpurKanpurIndia
  2. 2.Department of ChemistryIndian Institute of Technology VaranasiVaranasiIndia
  3. 3.Department of Mechanical EngineeringIndian Institute of Technology KanpurKanpurIndia
  4. 4.Department of Mechanical EngineeringIndian Institute of Technology KanpurKanpurIndia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2020
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Energy Energy (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-981-15-0417-4
  • Online ISBN 978-981-15-0418-1
  • Series Print ISSN 2522-8366
  • Series Online ISSN 2522-8374
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