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  • Biofuels from Food Waste

    Applications of Saccharification using Fungal Solid State Fermentation

    By Antoine Prandota Trzcinski

    According to the UN's Food & Agricultural Organization (FAO), one third of food produced globally for human consumption (nearly 1.3 billion tons) is lost annually. Food waste has often been incinerated with other combustible municipal wastes for possible recovery of heat or other forms of…

    Hardback – 2017-09-06 
    CRC Press

  • Microwave-Mediated Biofuel Production

    By Veera G. Gude

    This book focuses on chemical syntheses and processes for biofuel production mediated by microwave energy. This is the first contribution in this area serving as a resource and guidance manual for understanding the principles, mechanisms, design, and applications of microwaves in biofuel process…

    Hardback – 2017-07-15 
    CRC Press

  • Computational Modeling of Pulverized Coal Fired Boilers

    By Vivek V. Ranade, Devkumar F. Gupta

    Harness State-of-the-Art Computational Modeling Tools Computational Modeling of Pulverized Coal Fired Boilers successfully establishes the use of computational modeling as an effective means to simulate and enhance boiler performance. This text factors in how computational flow models can provide…

    Paperback – 2017-07-01 
    CRC Press

  • Micro & Nano-Engineering of Fuel Cells

    Edited by Dennis Y.C. Leung, Jin Xuan

    Fuel cells are clean and efficient energy conversion devices expected to be the next generation power source. During more than 17 decades of research and development, various types of fuel cells have been developed with a view to meet the different energy demands and application requirements.…

    Paperback – 2017-07-01 
    CRC Press
    Sustainable Energy Developments

  • Asphaltenes

    Chemical Transformation during Hydroprocessing of Heavy Oils

    By Jorge Ancheyta, Fernando Trejo, Mohan Singh Rana

    During the upgrading of heavy petroleum, asphaltene is the most problematic impurity since it is the main cause of catalyst deactivation and sediments formation. Exploring many aspects related to asphaltenes composition and conversion, Asphaltenes: Chemical Transformation during Hydroprocessing of…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30 
    CRC Press
    Chemical Industries

  • Aero Engine Combustor Casing

    Experimental Design and Fatigue Studies

    By Sashi Kanta Panigrahi, Niranjan Sarangi

    The book is focused on theoretical and experimental investigation aimed at detecting and selecting proper information related to the fundamental aspect of combustion casing design,performance and life evaluation parameters. A rational approach has been adopted to the analysis domain underlying the…

    Hardback – 2017-06-08 
    CRC Press

  • Fundamentals of Rocket Propulsion

    By DP Mishra

    The book follows a unified approach to present the basic principles of rocket propulsion in concise and lucid form. This textbook comprises of ten chapters ranging from brief introduction and elements of rocket propulsion, aerothermodynamics to solid, liquid and hybrid propellant rocket engines…

    Hardback – 2017-06-07 
    CRC Press

  • Aircraft Propulsion and Gas Turbine Engines, Second Edition

    By Ahmed F. El-Sayed

    Aircraft Propulsion and Gas Turbine Engines, Second Edition builds upon the success of the book’s first edition, with the addition of three major topic areas: Piston Engines with integrated propeller coverage; Pump Technologies; and Rocket Propulsion. The rocket propulsion section extends the text’…

    Hardback – 2017-06-05 
    CRC Press

  • Introduction to Rocket Science and Engineering, Second Edition

    By Travis S. Taylor

    Introduction to Rocket Science and Engineering, Second Edition, presents the history and basics of rocket science, and examines design, experimentation, testing, and applications. Exploring how rockets work, the book covers the concepts of thrust, momentum, impulse, and the rocket equation, along…

    Hardback – 2017-05-31 
    CRC Press

  • Solar Fuels

    Materials, Physics, and Applications

    By Theodore Goodson, III

    Written for use as a text and reference for those interested in how new materials may be used to capture, store, and use solar energy for alternative energy resources in everyday life, Solar Fuels: Materials, Physics, and Applications discusses the fundamentals of new materials and the physical…

    Hardback – 2017-05-01
    CRC Press

  • Peak Energy Demand and Demand Side Response

    By Jacopo Torriti

    With different intensities, depending on the season, every morning and evening of any weekday there are the same peaks in electricity demand. Peaks can bring about significantly negative environmental and economic impacts. Demand Side Response is a relatively recent solution in Europe which has the…

    Paperback – 2017-04-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

  • Essentials of Natural Gas Microturbines

    By Valentin A. Boicea

    Addressing a field which, until now, has not been sufficiently investigated, Essentials of Natural Gas Microturbines thoroughly examines several natural gas microturbine technologies suitable not only for distributed generation but also for the automotive industry. An invaluable resource for power…

    Paperback – 2017-04-13
    CRC Press

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