Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Liquid, Gaseous and Solid Biofuels

Conversion Techniques

Edited by Zhen Fang

Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

This book offers reviews of state-of-the-art conversion techniques for biofuels. It focuses on the latest development for the production of liquid and gaseous biofuels that should be of interest to the chemical scientists and technologists.

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Liquid, Gaseous and Solid BiofuelsConversion TechniquesEdited by Zhen Fang

Published: March 20th 2013

DOI: 10.5772/50479

ISBN: 978-953-51-1050-7

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6325-1

Copyright year: 2013

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63893 Total Chapter Downloads

80 Crossref Citations

124 Web of Science Citations

248 Dimensions Citations


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1. Biofuels and Co-Products Out of Hemicelluloses

By Ariadna Fuente-Hernández, Pierre-Olivier Corcos, Romain Beauchet and Jean-Michel Lavoie


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2. Production of 2nd Generation of Liquid Biofuels

By Leona Paulová, Petra Patáková, Mojmír Rychtera and Karel Melzoch


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3. Biofuels Ethanol and Methanol in OTTO Engines

By Charalampos Arapatsakos


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4. Analytical Methodology for Determination of Trace Cu in Hydrated Alcohol Fuel

By Fabiana Aparecida Lobo, Fernanda Pollo, Ana Cristina Villafranca and Mercedes de Moraes


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5. Gas Fermentation for Commercial Biofuels Production

By Fung Min Liew, Michael Köpke and Séan Dennis Simpson


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6. The Promising Fuel-Biobutanol

By Hongjuan Liu, Genyu Wang and Jianan Zhang


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7. Biobutanol from Renewable Agricultural and Lignocellulose Resources and Its Perspectives as Alternative of Liquid Fuels

By László Kótai, János Szépvölgyi, Mária Szilágyi, Li Zhibin, Chen Baiquan, Vinita Sharma and Pradeep K. Sharma


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8. Metabolic Engineering of Hydrocarbon Biosynthesis for Biofuel Production

By Anne M. Ruffing


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9. Catalytic Hydroprocessing of Liquid Biomass for Biofuels Production

By Stella Bezergianni


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10. Hydrotreating Catalytic Processes for Oxygen Removal in the Upgrading of Bio-Oils and Bio-Chemicals

By Iñaki Gandarias and Pedro Luis Arias


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11. Synthesis of Biomass-Derived Gasoline Fuel Oxygenates by Microwave Irradiation

By Armando T. Quitain, Shunsaku Katoh and Motonobu Goto


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12. Generation of Biohydrogen by Anaerobic Fermentation of Organics Wastes in Colombia

By Edilson León Moreno Cárdenas, Deisy Juliana Cano Quintero and Cortés Marín Elkin Alonso


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13. Hydrogen Conversion in DC and Impulse Plasma-Liquid Systems

By Valeriy Chernyak, Oleg Nedybaliuk, Sergei Sidoruk, Vitalij Yukhymenko, Eugen Martysh, Olena Solomenko, Yulia Veremij, Dmitry Levko, Alexandr Tsimbaliuk, Leonid Simonchik, Andrej Kirilov, Oleg Fedorovich, Anatolij Liptuga, Valentina Demchina and Semen Dragnev


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14. Biofuels from Algae

By Robert Diltz and Pratap Pullammanappallil


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15. Biofuel: Sources, Extraction and Determination

By Emad A. Shalaby


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16. Conversion of Oil Palm Empty Fruit Bunch to Biofuels

By Anli Geng


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17. Coproducts of Biofuel Industries in Value-Added Biomaterials Uses: A Move Towards a Sustainable Bioeconomy

By S. Vivekanandhan, N. Zarrinbakhsh, M. Misra and A. K. Mohanty


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