Alejandro Rodríguez Pascual

Córdoba University

Since December 2011, Dr. Alejandro Rodriguez Pascual is a professor of Chemical Engineering Department in the University of Córdoba, Spain. He has completed his Ph.D. from University of Córdoba, Spain, and started to work as a lecturer in University Pablo of Olavide, Spain. Dr. Pascual worked as a “Ramón y Cajal” researcher from 2007 to 2011. His scholarly activity consists of a wide range of academic journal articles, book chapters and books and he has also been serving as an Editorial Board Member for several journals.

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Cellulosic fibers are becoming increasingly important in many industrial sectors. Indeed, their availability, low cost, and durability make them suitable for application in various fields. This book presents important information about the structure of cellulose as well as its uses and applications. Topics covered include: the dynamic modeling of cellulose industry systems for biofuels in the United States; the integration of alternative raw materials to wood in biorefinery processes; the influence of size classification on the properties of cellulose materials; the chemistry of cellulose, its extraction, and its properties; cellulases; and enzymatic treatments for producing surface activation on cellulosic fibers.

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