Microalgae Based Biofuels and Bioproducts

Written By Raul Muñoz
Microalgae Based Biofuels and Bioproducts
  • Publsiher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 13 June 2017
  • ISBN : 0081010273
  • Pages : 560 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Microalgae Based Biofuels and Bioproducts written by Raul Muñoz which was release on 13 June 2017, this book published by Woodhead Publishing. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Microalgae-Based Biofuels and Bioproducts: From Feedstock Cultivation to End Products compiles contributions from authors from different areas and backgrounds who explore the cultivation and utilization of microalgae biomass for sustainable fuels and chemicals. With a strong focus in emerging industrial and large scale applications, the book summarizes the new achievements in recent years in this field by critically evaluating developments in the field of algal biotechnology, whilst taking into account sustainability issues and techno-economic parameters. It includes information on microalgae cultivation, harvesting, and conversion processes for the production of liquid and gaseous biofuels, such as biogas, bioethanol, biodiesel and biohydrogen. Microalgae biorefinery and biotechnology applications, including for pharmaceuticals, its use as food and feed, and value added bioproducts are also covered. This book’s comprehensive scope makes it an ideal reference for both early stage and consolidated researchers, engineers and graduate students in the algal field, especially in energy, chemical and environmental engineering, biotechnology, biology and agriculture. Presents the most current information on the uses and untapped potential of microalgae in the production of bio-based fuels and chemicals Critically reviews the state-of-the-art feedstock cultivation of biofuels and bioproducts mass production from microalgae, including intermediate stages, such as harvesting and extraction of specific compounds Includes topics in economics and sustainability of large-scale microalgae cultivation and conversion technologies

Microalgae Based Biofuels and Bioproducts

Microalgae Based Biofuels and Bioproducts
  • Author : Raul Muñoz,Cristina Gonzalez-Fernandez
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2017-06-13
  • Total pages : 560
  • ISBN : 0081010273
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Summary : Microalgae-Based Biofuels and Bioproducts: From Feedstock Cultivation to End Products compiles contributions from authors from different areas and backgrounds who explore the cultivation and utilization of microalgae biomass for sustainable fuels and chemicals. With a strong focus in emerging industrial and large scale applications, the book summarizes the new achievements ...

Advanced Biofuels and Bioproducts

Advanced Biofuels and Bioproducts
  • Author : James W. Lee
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-08-30
  • Total pages : 1122
  • ISBN : 0081010273
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Summary : 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 ...

Microalgae Cultivation for Biofuels Production

Microalgae Cultivation for Biofuels Production
  • Author : Abu Yousuf
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2019-10-15
  • Total pages : 260
  • ISBN : 0081010273
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Summary : Microalgae Cultivation for Biofuels Production explores the technological opportunities and challenges to produce economically competitive algal-derived biofuel. The book discusses efficient methods for cultivation, improvement of harvesting and lipid extraction techniques, optimization of conversion/production processes of fuels and co-products, integration of microalgae biorefineries to several industries, environmental resilience by ...

Microalgae Cultivation for Biofuels Production

Microalgae Cultivation for Biofuels Production
  • Author : Abu Yousuf
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2019-11-23
  • Total pages : 382
  • ISBN : 0081010273
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Summary : Microalgae Cultivation for Biofuels Production explores the technological opportunities and challenges involved in producing economically competitive algal-derived biofuel. The book discusses efficient methods for cultivation, improvement of harvesting and lipid extraction techniques, optimization of conversion/production processes of fuels and co-products, the integration of microalgae biorefineries to several industries, environmental ...

Biofuels from Algae

Biofuels from Algae
  • Author : Ashok Pandey,Duu-Jong Lee,Yusuf Chisti,Carlos R. Soccol
  • Publisher : Newnes
  • Release Date : 2013-08-08
  • Total pages : 348
  • ISBN : 0081010273
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Summary : This book provides in-depth information on basic and applied aspects of biofuels production from algae. It begins with an introduction to the topic, and follows with the basic scientific aspects of algal cultivation and its use for biofuels production, such as photo bioreactor engineering for microalgae production, open culture systems ...

Biomass and Biofuels from Microalgae

Biomass and Biofuels from Microalgae
  • Author : Navid R. Moheimani,Mark P. McHenry,Karne de Boer,Parisa A. Bahri
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-04-11
  • Total pages : 373
  • ISBN : 0081010273
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Summary : This comprehensive book details the most recent advances in the microalgae biological sciences and engineering technologies for biomass and biofuel production in order to meet the ongoing need for new and affordable sources of food, chemicals and energy for future generations. The chapters explore new microalgae cultivation techniques, including solid (...

Hydrocarbon Biorefinery

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  • Author : Sunil Kumar Maity,Kalyan Gayen,Tridib Kumar Bhowmick
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2021-09-01
  • Total pages : 450
  • ISBN : 0081010273
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Summary : Sustainable production of hydrocarbon biofuels from biomass, fuels that are fully compatible with existing internal combustion engines, will allow the global transport economy to transition to a sustainable energy source without the need for capital-intensive new infrastructures. Hydrocarbon Biorefinery: Sustainable Processing of Biomass for Hydrocarbon Biofuels presents a comprehensive and ...

Advancements in Algal Biofuels Research Recent Evaluation of Algal Biomass Production and Conversion Methods of into Fuels and High Value Co products

Advancements in Algal Biofuels Research     Recent Evaluation of Algal Biomass Production and Conversion Methods of into Fuels and High Value Co products
  • Author : Umakanta Jena,S. Kent Hoekman
  • Publisher : Frontiers Media SA
  • Release Date : 2017-05-18
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0081010273
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Summary : Algae biomass has enormous potential to produce fuels and value-added products. Algae-derived biofuels and bioproducts offer great promise in contributing to U.S. energy security and in mitigating the environmental concerns associated with conventional fuels. Algae’s ability to grow in low quality water/wastewater and to accumulate lipids has ...

Greenhouse Engineering

Greenhouse Engineering
  • Author : Ilhami Yildiz
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2021-05-23
  • Total pages : 576
  • ISBN : 0081010273
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Summary : Sustainable energy development concept requires and maintains multiple linkages among energy production, energy consumption, human well-being, and environmental quality. Greenhouse Engineering: Integrated Energy Management puts forward the concept of integrated energy management and modeling pertinent to greenhouses that will eventually help reduce the load on power grids, demand for fossil ...

Energy from Microalgae

Energy from Microalgae
  • Author : Eduardo Jacob-Lopes,Leila Queiroz Zepka,Maria Isabel Queiroz
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-03-22
  • Total pages : 306
  • ISBN : 0081010273
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Summary : This book presents an authoritative and comprehensive overview of the production and use of microalgal biomass and bioproducts for energy generation. It also offers extensive information on engineering approaches to energy production, such as process integration and process intensification in harnessing energy from microalgae. Issues related to the environment, food, ...

Advanced Bioprocessing for Alternative Fuels Biobased Chemicals and Bioproducts

Advanced Bioprocessing for Alternative Fuels  Biobased Chemicals  and Bioproducts
  • Author : Majid Hosseini
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2019-02-23
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 0081010273
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Summary : Advanced Bioprocessing for Alternative Fuels, Bio-based Chemicals, and Bioproducts: Technologies and Approaches for Scale-Up and Commercialization demonstrates novel systems that apply advanced bioprocessing technologies to produce biofuels, bio-based chemicals, and value-added bioproducts from renewable sources. The book presents the use of novel oleaginous microorganisms and utilization strategies for applications of ...

Algae and Environmental Sustainability

Algae and Environmental Sustainability
  • Author : Bhaskar Singh,Kuldeep Bauddh,Faizal Bux
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-12-22
  • Total pages : 181
  • ISBN : 0081010273
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Summary : This book presents the dynamic role of algae in a sustainable environment. Two major aspects, namely bioenergy and bioremediation, have been elaborated in various chapter contributed by scientists and teachers from different geographical areas throughout the world. Algal biofuels is an emerging area of equal interest to researchers, industries, and ...

Advances in Feedstock Conversion Technologies for Alternative Fuels and Bioproducts

Advances in Feedstock Conversion Technologies for Alternative Fuels and Bioproducts
  • Author : Majid Hosseini
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2019-02-23
  • Total pages : 414
  • ISBN : 0081010273
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Summary : Advances in Feedstock Conversion Technologies for Alternative Fuels and Bioproducts: New Technologies, Challenges and Opportunities highlights the novel applications of, and new methodologies for, the advancement of biological, biochemical, thermochemical and chemical conversion systems that are required for biofuels production. The book addresses the environmental impact of value added bio-products ...

Food and Industrial Bioproducts and Bioprocessing

Food and Industrial Bioproducts and Bioprocessing
  • Author : Nurhan Turgut Dunford
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2012-05-01
  • Total pages : 374
  • ISBN : 0081010273
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Summary : Food and Industrial Bioproducts and Bioprocessing describes the engineering aspects of bioprocessing, including advanced food processing techniques and bioproduct development. The main focus of the book is on food applications, while numerous industrial applications are highlighted as well. The editors and authors, all experts in various bioprocessing fields, cover the ...

Characterizing Microalgae Nannochloris Oculata Harvesting by Aluminum Flocculation

Characterizing Microalgae  Nannochloris Oculata  Harvesting by Aluminum Flocculation
  • Author : Ryan T. Davis
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0081010273
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Summary : Recent progress in algae biotechnology indicates that microalgae have the potential of becoming a significant source for food, feed proteins, nutraceuticals, and lipids for biofuels. Typically low concentrations of microalgae cultures (less than 2 g/L) make harvesting of algae biomass one of the key economic bottlenecks for microalgae production of ...