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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

  • 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 – 2017-07-10 
    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 – 2017-07-10 
    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

  • Advances in Fluid Catalytic Cracking

    Testing, Characterization, and Environmental Regulations

    Edited by Mario L. Occelli

    Refiners’ efforts to conform to increasingly stringent laws and a preference for fuels derived from renewable sources have mandated changes in fluid cracking catalyst technology. Advances in Fluid Catalytic Cracking: Testing, Characterization, and Environmental Regulations explores recent advances…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30 
    CRC Press
    Chemical Industries

  • Soil Quality and Biofuel Production

    Edited by Rattan Lal, B.A. Stewart

    From its humble beginning in the late 19th century―when Henry Ford’s first car was designed to run on ethanol―biofuel production has been on the rise with more than 26 billion liters produced in the U.S. in 2007. Ethanol made from biomass (rather than grains) holds great promise, including numerous…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30 
    CRC Press
    Advances in Soil Science

  • PEM Fuel Cell Failure Mode Analysis

    Edited by Haijiang Wang, Hui Li, Xiao-Zi Yuan

    PEM Fuel Cell Failure Mode Analysis presents a systematic analysis of PEM fuel cell durability and failure modes. It provides readers with a fundamental understanding of insufficient fuel cell durability, identification of failure modes and failure mechanisms of PEM fuel cells, fuel cell component…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30 
    CRC Press

  • Introduction to Biofuels

    By David M. Mousdale

    What role will biofuels play in the scientific portfolio that might bring energy independence and security, revitalize rural infrastructures, and wean us off of our addiction to oil? The shifting energy landscape of the 21st century, with its increased demand for renewable energy technology, poses…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30 
    CRC Press
    Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Series

  • The Dynamics of Energy

    Supply, Conversion, and Utilization

    By Horacio Perez-Blanco

    As mankind searches for energy alternatives with minimal environmental consequences and acceptable cost, it is necessary to identify valid areas of endeavor that can activate favorable energy sources and technological developments. Toward that end, The Dynamics of Energy: Supply, Conversion, and…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30 
    CRC Press

  • Combustion Phenomena

    Selected Mechanisms of Flame Formation, Propagation and Extinction

    Edited by Jozef Jarosinski, Bernard Veyssiere

    Extensively using experimental and numerical illustrations, Combustion Phenomena: Selected Mechanisms of Flame Formation, Propagation, and Extinction provides a comprehensive survey of the fundamental processes of flame formation, propagation, and extinction. Taking you through the stages of…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30 
    CRC Press

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