Microalgae Cultivation for Biofuels Production

Written By Abu Yousuf
Microalgae Cultivation for Biofuels Production
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 15 October 2019
  • ISBN : 9780128175361
  • Pages : 260 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Microalgae Cultivation for Biofuels Production written by Abu Yousuf which was release on 15 October 2019, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: 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, and techno-economic and life cycle analysis of production chain to get the maximum benefits from the microalgae biorefineries. Provides an overview of the whole production chain of microalgal biofuels and other bioproducts Presents an analysis of the economic and sustainability aspects of the production chain Examines the integration of microalgae biorefineries into several industries

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 : 9780128175361
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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 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 : 9780128175361
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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 ...

Microalgae Biotechnology for Development of Biofuel and Wastewater Treatment

Microalgae Biotechnology for Development of Biofuel and Wastewater Treatment
  • Author : Md. Asraful Alam,Zhongming Wang
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-04-30
  • Total pages : 655
  • ISBN : 9780128175361
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Summary : This book addresses microalgae, which represent a very promising biomass resource for wastewater treatment and producing biofuels. Accordingly, microalgae are also an expanding sector in biofuels and wastewater treatment, as can be seen in several high-profile start-ups from around the globe, including Solix Biofuels, Craig Venter’s Synthetic Genomics, PetroSun, ...

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 : 9780128175361
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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 (...

Microalgae

Microalgae
  • Author : Charis M. Galanakis
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2020-10-05
  • Total pages : 454
  • ISBN : 9780128175361
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Summary : Microalgae: Cultivation, Recovery of Compounds and Applications supports the scientific community, professionals and enterprises that aspire to develop industrial and commercialized applications of microalgae cultivation. Topics covered include conventional and emerging cultivation and harvesting techniques of microalgae, design, transport phenomena models of microalgae growth in photobioreactors, and the catalytic conversion ...

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 : 9780128175361
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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, ...

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 : 9780128175361
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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 ...

Biofuels from Algae

Biofuels from Algae
  • Author : Hong-Wei Yen,I-Chen Hu,Chun-Yen Chen,Jo-Shu Chang
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-08-08
  • Total pages : 348
  • ISBN : 9780128175361
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Summary : The cultivation of phototrophic microalgae has been recognized as a promising platform for the production of renewable biofuels and a variety of valuable products through a series of biorefinery processes. To enable microalgal growth at the maximum productivity level to enhance economic competitiveness, the design of photobioreactors for efficient and ...

Microalgae as a Feedstock for Biofuels

Microalgae as a Feedstock for Biofuels
  • Author : Luisa Gouveia
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2011-01-31
  • Total pages : 68
  • ISBN : 9780128175361
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Summary : This Brief provides a concise review of the potential use of microalgae for biofuel production. The following topics are highlighted: the advantages of microalgae over conventional biofuel-producing crops; technological processes for energy production using microalgae; microalgal biomass production systems, production rates and costs; algae cultivation strategies and main culture parameters; ...

Algal Biofuels

Algal Biofuels
  • Author : Sanjay Kumar Gupta,Anushree Malik,Faizal Bux
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-02-26
  • Total pages : 466
  • ISBN : 9780128175361
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Summary : This edited volume focuses on comprehensive state-of-the-art information about the practical aspects of cultivation, harvesting, biomass processing and biofuel production from algae. Chapters cover topics such as synthetic ecological engineering approaches towards sustainable production of biofuel feedstock, and algal biofuel production processes using wastewater. Readers will also discover more about ...

Algae for Biofuels and Energy

Algae for Biofuels and Energy
  • Author : Michael A. Borowitzka,Navid R. Moheimani
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-12-11
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 9780128175361
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Summary : Microalgae are one of the most studied potential sources of biofuels and bioenergy. This book covers the key steps in the production of renewable biofuels from microalgae - strain selection, culture systems, inorganic carbon utilisation, lipid metabolism and quality, hydrogen production, genetic engineering, biomass harvesting, extraction. Greenhouse gas and techno-economic ...

Biomass Biofuels Biochemicals

Biomass  Biofuels  Biochemicals
  • Author : Ashok Pandey,Duu Jong Lee,Jo-Shu Chang,Yusuf Chisti,Carlos Ricardo Soccol
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2018-11-14
  • Total pages : 603
  • ISBN : 9780128175361
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Summary : Biomass, Biofuels and Biochemicals: Biofuels from Algae, Second Edition provides information on strategies for commercial microalgae based biofuel production, including their cultivation, pre-treatment and conversion methods. The book discusses methods for producing microalgal biomass in large scale by outdoor culturing and outlines new technologies for their use. In addition, it ...

Biotechnological Applications of Microalgae

Biotechnological Applications of Microalgae
  • Author : Faizal Bux
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2013-05-22
  • Total pages : 255
  • ISBN : 9780128175361
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Summary : Microalgae are an invaluable biomass source with potential uses that could lead to environmental and economic benefits for society. Biotechnological Applications of Microalgae: Biodiesel and Value Added Products presents the latest developments and recent research trends with a focus on potential biotechnologically related uses of microalgae. It gives an analysis ...

Techno economic Analysis of the Tubular Photo Bio Reactor for Microalgae Cultivation with a Focus on Biofuel Production

Techno economic Analysis of the Tubular Photo Bio Reactor for Microalgae Cultivation with a Focus on Biofuel Production
  • Author : Laura Barrabia Gil
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9780128175361
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Summary : Biofuels are considered a key element in meeting the growing energy demand in the transportation sector while contributing to climate change mitigation. However, the challenge resides in obtaining an economically viable substitute for fossil fuels that does not compete with food production. Third-generation biofuels, which use microalgae as the main ...

Micro Algae Useful for Bio fuel Production and Waste Water Treatment

Micro Algae Useful for Bio fuel Production and Waste Water Treatment
  • Author : Dhakad Tanwar Manju,Yadav Snehal S,Tanwar Pankaj K
  • Publisher : LAP Lambert Academic Publishing
  • Release Date : 2015-08-05
  • Total pages : 108
  • ISBN : 9780128175361
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Summary : The concept of microalgae cultivation as an integrated system in wastewater treatment has optimized the potential of the microalgae - based biofuel production. Microalgal biomass contains lipids, polysaccharides, proteins, pigments and other cell compounds, and it can provide different kinds of biofuels such as biodiesel, biomethane and ethanol; these microorganisms ...