This book compiles research aspects of second-generation (2G) biofuel production derived specifically from lignocellulose biomass using biorefinery methods. It focuses on the valorization of different sources of 2G biofuels and their relative importance. The constituents of lignocelluloses and their potential characteristics different methods of treating lignocellulose, various means of lignocellulose bioconversion, and biofuel production strategies are discussed.
- Describes technological advancements for bioethanol production from lignocellulosic waste
- Provides the roadmap for the production and utilization of 2G biofuels
- Introduces the strategic role of metabolic engineering in the development of 2G biofuels
- Discusses technological advancements, life cycle assessment, and prospects
- Explores the novel potential lignocellulosic biomass for 2G biofuels
This book is aimed at researchers and professionals in renewable energy, biofuel, bioethanol, lignocellulose conversion, fermentation, and chemical engineering.
1 Physical and Physicochemical Pretreatment Methods for Lignocellulosic Biomass Conversion
Ruben Sudhakar D. and Arumukam Ramasubramanian
2 Biorefining Processes for Valorization of Lignocellulosic Biomass for Sustainable Production of Value-Added Products
Diana Jose, Kittipong Rattanaporn, Nichapat Kittiborwornkul, Adeolu Adesoji Adediran, and Malinee Sriariyanun
3 Inhibitors and Microbial Tolerance during Fermentation of Biofuel Production
Muneera Lateef, Ziaul Hasan, and Asimul Islam
4 The Role of Metabolic Engineering in the Development of 2G Biofuels (Both in Conversion and Fermentation)
Vinod Kumar Nathan, Kalirajan Arunachalam, and Aparna Ganapathy Vilasam Sreekala
5 Fermentation of Hydrolysate Derived from Lignocellulose Biomass toward Biofuels Production
Fareeha Nadeem, Tahir Mehmood, Bisma Meer, Muhammad Bilal, Kushif Meer, and Ayesha Butt
6 Rector Configurations for Thermochemical Conversion of Lignocellulosic Biomass
Subramaniyasharma Sivaraman, Bhuvaneshwari Veerapandian, Dayavathi Madhavan, Saravanan Ramiah Shanmugam, and Ponnusami V.
7 Advanced Pretreatment Process for Lignocellulosic Biomass
Itha Sai Kireeti, Ponnusami V., and Arumugam A.
8 Ionic Liquids as Solvents for Separation of Biobutanol
Kalyani A. Motghare, Diwakar Shende, and Kailas L. Wasewar
9 Intensification in Bioethanol Production and Separation
Kailas L. Wasewar
10 Pervaporation as a Promising Approach for Recovery of Bioethanol
Kailas L. Wasewar
11 Production of High-Performance/Aviation Fuels from Lignocellulosic Biomass
Nhamo Chaukura, Charles Rashama, and Ngonidzashe Chimwani
12 Role of Thermophilic Microorganisms and Thermostable Enzymes in 2G Biofuel Production
Govindarajan Ramadoss, Saravanan Ramiah Shanmugam, and Ramachandran Sivaramakrishnan