Biofuels Refining and Performance by Ahindra NagBiofuels Refining and Performance by Ahindra Nag

Biofuels Refining and Performance

byAhindra Nag

Hardcover | January 7, 2008

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Learn about the ways to economically manufacture biofuels

Written by a team of international experts, Biofuels Refining andPerformance describes the refining processes and issues involvedin producing fuel derived from recently living organisms or theirby-products. Each chapter offers detailed discussion of theory aswell as the actual experimental procedure used to economicallymanufacture biofuels on a commercial scale.

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A. Nag, Ph.D. is with the Department of Chemistry at the Indian Institute of Technology.
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Title:Biofuels Refining and PerformanceFormat:HardcoverDimensions:312 pages, 9.2 × 6.2 × 0.99 inPublished:January 7, 2008Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0071489703

ISBN - 13:9780071489706

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Energy and Its Biological Resources
Chapter 2. Photosynthetic Plants as Renewable Energy Sources
Chapter 3. Bioethanol: Market and Production Processes
Chapter 4. Raw Materials to Produce Low-Cost Biodiesel
Chapter 5. Fuel and Physical Properties of Biodiesel Components
Chapter 6. Processing of Vegetable Oils as Biodiesel and Engine Performance
Chapter 7. Ethanol and Methanol as Fuels in Internal Combustion Engines
Chapter 8. Cracking of Lipids for Fuels and Chemicals
Chapter 9. Fuel Cells