Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Biofuel's Engineering Process Technology

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Marco Aurelio Dos Santos Bernardes

Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology, Luxembourg

PublishedAugust 1st, 2011

Doi10.5772/961

ISBN978-953-307-480-1

eBook (PDF) ISBN978-953-51-4468-7

Copyright year2011

Number of pages744

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1. The Effect of Thermal Pretreatment Process on Bio-Fuel Conversion

By Aleksander Ryzhkov, Vadim Silin, Tatyana Bogatova, Aleksander Popov and Galina Usova

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4. Use of Rapeseed Straight Vegetable Oil as Fuel Produced in Small-Scale Exploitations

By Grau Baquero, Bernat Esteban, Jordi-Roger Riba, Rita Puig and Antoni Rius

2,985
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6. Bioresources for Third-Generation Biofuels

By Rafael Picazo-Espinosa, Jesús González-López and Maximino Manzanera

4,434
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8. Biorefinery Processes for Biomass Conversion to Liquid Fuel

By Shuangning Xiu, Bo Zhang and Abolghasem Shahbazi

6,418
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9. Utilisation of Waste from Digesters for Biogas Production

By Ladislav Kolář, Stanislav Kužel, Jiří Peterka and Jana Borová-Batt

3,211
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10. Biodiesel Production and Quality

By Roseli Ap. Ferrari, Anna Leticia M. Turtelli Pighinelli and Kil Jin Park

8,440
11. Perspectives of Biobutanol Production and Use

By Petra Patakova, Daniel Maxa, Mojmir Rychtera, Michaela Linhova, Petr Fribert, Zlata Muzikova, Jakub Lipovsky, Leona Paulova, Milan Pospisil, Gustav Sebor and Karel Melzoch

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12. Paving the Road to Algal Biofuels with the Development of a Genetic Infrastructure

By Julian N. Rosenberg, Michael J. Betenbaugh and George A. Oyler

3,302
13. Rheological Characterization of Bio-Oils from Pilot Scale Microwave Assisted Pyrolysis

By Chinnadurai Karunanithy and Kasiviswanathan Muthukumarappan

4,511
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14. Co-production of Bioethanol and Power

By Atsushi Tsutsumi and Yasuki Kansha

2,984
15. Conversion of Non-Homogeneous Biomass to Ultraclean Syngas and Catalytic Conversion to Ethanol

By Stéphane C. Marie-Rose, Alexis Lemieux Perinet and Jean-Michel Lavoie

4,138
16. Novel Methods in Biodiesel Production

By Didem Özçimen and Sevil Yücel

8,459
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18. Biomass Feedstock Pre-Processing – Part 1: Pre-Treatment

By Lope Tabil, Phani Adapa and Mahdi Kashaninejad

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19. Biomass Feedstock Pre-Processing – Part 2: Densification

By Lope Tabil, Phani Adapa and Mahdi Kashaninejad

5,280
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20. Performances of Enzymatic Glucose/O2 Biofuel Cells

By Habrioux Aurélien, Servat Karine, Tingry Sophie and Kokoh Boniface

3,908
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21. Quantifying Bio-Engineering: The Importance of Biophysics in Biofuel Research

By Patanjali Varanasi, Lan Sun, Bernhard Knierim, Elena Bosneaga, Purbasha Sarkar, Seema Singh and Manfred Auer

2,567
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22. Kinetic Study on Palm Oil Waste Decomposition

By Zakir Khan, Suzana Yusup, Murni M. Ahmad, Yoshimitsu Uemura, Vuoi S. Chok, Umer Rashid and Abrar Inayat

2,940
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23. Biofuels and Energy Self-Sufficiency: Colombian Experience

By Elkin Alonso Cortés-Marín and Héctor José Ciro-Velázquez

2,689
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24. Enzyme-Based Microfluidic Biofuel Cell to Generate Micropower

By A.Zebda, C. Innocent, L. Renaud, M. Cretin, F. Pichot, R. Ferrigno and S. Tingry

3,106
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26. Advances in the Development of Bioethanol: A Review

By Giovanni Di Nicola, Eleonora Santecchia, Giulio Santori and Fabio Polonara

3,896
28. Recent Development of Miniatured Enzymatic Biofuel Cells 657

By Yin Song, Varun Penmasta and Chunlei Wang

4,036
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29. Biorefining Lignocellulosic Biomass via the Feedstock Impregnation Rapid and Sequential Steam Treatment

By Jean-Michel Lavoie, Romain Beauchet, Véronique Berberi and Michel Chornet

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30. Biomethanol Production from Forage Grasses, Trees, and Crop Residues

By Hitoshi Nakagawa, Masayasu Sakai, Toshirou Harada, Toshimitsu Ichinose, Keiji Takeno, Shinji Matsumoto, Makoto Kobayashi,Keigo Matsumoto and Kenichi Yakushido

4,792
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