Handbook of Biorefinery Research and Technology by Jong Moon ParkHandbook of Biorefinery Research and Technology by Jong Moon Park

Handbook of Biorefinery Research and Technology

byJong Moon Park

Hardcover | March 29, 2021

Pricing and Purchase Info

$1,764.49 online 
$1,861.95 list price save 5%
Earn 8,822 plum® points

Prices and offers may vary in store


Pre-order online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not yet available in stores


This handbook provides a comprehensive overview of techniques applied in biorefinery. it covers the basic principles, upfront research accomplishments as well as successful industrial applications, including all necessary steps for the provision and preparation of the biomass and all possible downstream processing steps. The book is structured in a way that is appropriate for advanced graduate students and professionals in diverse scientific and engineering communities, including biocatalysis, chemical catalysis, metabolic engineering, bioprocess engineering as well as in various engineering disciplines.
Prof. GREGORY N. STEPHANOPOULOSPh.D., University of Minnesota, 1978M.S., University of Florida, 1975B.S., National Technical University, Athens, 1973PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE2006- MIT, W.H. Dow Professor of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology2006-2007 ETH, Visiting Professor, Institute of Chemical and Bioengineering, Zurich2000-05 MIT...
Title:Handbook of Biorefinery Research and TechnologyFormat:HardcoverDimensions:2950 pages, 23.5 × 15.5 × 0.03 inPublished:March 29, 2021Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:9400763077

ISBN - 13:9789400763074

Look for similar items by category:


Table of Contents

Feedstock: General.- Agriculture residues.- Designing the perfect plant feedstock for biofuel production.- Microalgae: True sustainable feedstock.- Life Cycle Assessment of biomass production.- Pretreatment.- Nonbiological pretreatment of lignocellulosic biomass.- Biological pretreatment of lignocellulosic biomass.- Use of ionic liquids in converting lignocellulosic material to biofuels.- Pretreatment of macroalgae.- Saccharification.- Saccharification of lignocellulosic biomass for biofuel and biorefinery applications.- Solid acid mediated hydrolysis of biomass for producing biofuels.- Microalgae.- Cultivation of Microalgae.- Microalgae Harvest.- Recent Advances in Biofuel Production.- Recent Developments in fermentative Bio-Hydrogen Production.- Progress in photosynthetic bio-hydrogen production.- Progress in Bio-oil Production.- Technical Advances in ethanol biofuel production.- Progress in the development of butanol production.- Progress in alkane biofuel.- Technologies on bio-gas production.- Progress in ethanol production from carbon monoxide.- Progress in the production of platform chemicals in biorefinery.- Recent development in bioproduction and application of 3-HP.- Progress in Polylactate production.- Progress in butanediol.- Past, Present and future of succinate.- Glutamate as a platform chemical of bio-based economy.- Production of long-chain organic for bioindustry.- Essential Technologies for Biorefinery.- Metabolic Engineering for Strain Improvement.- Genome-scale metabolic engineering.- Synthetic regulatory device for design of microbes.- Molecular device for genome redesign for synthetic biology.- Genome-scale genetic engineering for synthetic biology.- Progress in Integrated Bioprocess.