Advanced Biofuels and Bioproducts

Editors: Lee, James W. (Ed.)

  • Comprehensive overview of the state-of-the-art in biofuel technology
  • 40 chapters written by almost 100 contributing researchers
  • Topics arranged in 8 sections
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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

About the authors

James W. Lee, PhD, is an Associate Professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Old Dominin University, in Norfolk, VA.

Table of contents (40 chapters)

  • Introduction: An Overview of Advanced Biofuels and Bioproducts

    Lee, James Weifu

    Pages 3-12

  • Sugarcane Ethanol: Strategies to a Successful Program in Brazil

    Goldemberg, José

    Pages 13-20

  • Smokeless Biomass Pyrolysis for Producing Biofuels and Biochar as a Possible Arsenal to Control Climate Change

    Lee, James Weifu (et al.)

    Pages 23-34

  • Oxygenation of Biochar for Enhanced Cation Exchange Capacity

    Lee, James Weifu (et al.)

    Pages 35-45

  • Characterization of Biochars Using Advanced Solid-State 13C Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy

    Mao, Jingdong (et al.)

    Pages 47-55

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eBook $259.00
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $329.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4614-3347-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Advanced Biofuels and Bioproducts
Editors
  • James W. Lee
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media New York
eBook ISBN
978-1-4614-3348-4
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4614-3348-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4614-3347-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 1122
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