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Biotechnology for Biofuels

Prerna Pandey

287 pages
Arcler Education Inc
Biotechnology for Biofuels discusses the basic concept of biofuels along with its chemistry as well as classification. It also includes four different generation of biofuels such as first, second and third generation biofuels. This book also discusses about use of biofuels for various drives, advantages and disadvantages of biofuels, applications of biotechnology to renewable fuel production and future of bio fuels in fuel production, it also provides the reader with the fundamental notion of biofuels and its major classification in order to understand the application of biofuels in our daily lives along with their advantages and disadvantages.
Author Bio
Dr Prerna Pandey, a biotechnologist with several years of wet lab research experience, has worked as a senior research fellow at International Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, New Delhi. Her field of research in PhD included isolation and molecular characterization of Geminiviruses, genome sequencing, gene annotation, as well as gene silencing using the RNA interference technology. She has published papers in peer-reviewed journals in the field and has a submitted a number of annotated Geminiviral genome sequences in the GenBank, including two novel ones. Prerna has also completed her editing and proof-reading courses from SfEP, UK and now works as a freelance scientific editor, writer and a subject matter expert. She has edited and co-authored several books on a range of topics in Life-Sciences. When Prerna is not busy with her assignments, she loves visiting historical places.