Microbial bioenergy : hydrogen production
- edited by Davide Zannoni and Roberto De Philippis.
- Dordrecht ; New York : Springer, c2014.
- Physical description
- xxxv, 366 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm.
- Advances in photosynthesis and respiration v. 38.
Biology Library (Falconer)
|TP248.65 .H9 M53 2014||Unknown|
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
- Preface. - 1. Bioenergy from Micro-organisms: an overview-- Patrick C. Hallenbeck.- 2. Structural foundations for O2 sensitivity and O2 tolerance in [NiFe]-hydrogenases-- Anne Volbeda, Juan C. Fontecilla-Camps. - 3. Engineering hydrogenases for H2 Production: Bolts and Goals-- Marc Rousset, Pierre-Pol Liebgott. - 4. H2 production using cyanobacteria/cyanobacterial hydrogenases: from classical to synthetic biology approaches-- Catarina C. Pacheco et al.- 5. Hydrogen Production by Water Biophotolysis-- Maria L. Ghirardi et al.- 6. Nitrogenase-dependent Hydrogen Production by Cyanobacteria-- Hermann Bothe, William E. Newton. - 7. Systems biology of photobiological hydrogen production by purple non-sulfur bacteria-- James B. McKinlay. - 8. The Extremely Thermophilic Genus Caldicellulosiruptor: Physiological and Genomic Characteristics for Complex Carbohydrate Conversion to Molecular Hydrogen-- Jeffrey V. Zurawski et al. - 9. Members of the Order Thermotogales: From Microbiology to Hydrogen Production-- Martina Cappelletti et al. - 10. Bioelectrochemical Systems for Indirect Biohydrogen Production-- John M. Regan, Hengjing Yan. - 11. Applications of photofermentative hydrogen production-- Inci Eroglu et al. - 12. Photosynthesis and hydrogen production in purple non sulfur bacteria: fundamental and applied aspects-- Alessandra Adessi, Roberto De Philippis. - 13. Photobioreactors design for hydrogen production-- Fernandez-Sevilla Jose M. Et al.- 14. Immobilization of photosynthetic microorganisms for efficient hydrogen production-- Anatoly Tsygankov, Sergey Kosourov. - 15. Hydrogen Production and Possible Impact on Global Energy Demand: Open Problems and Perspectives-- Davide Zannoni et al. - Subject Index. - Author Index.
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- Publisher's Summary
- The central theme of this book "Microbial BioEnergy: Hydrogen Production" is focused on the biological machinery that microorganisms use to produce hydrogen gas. The book summarizes the achievements over the past decade in the biochemistry, structural and molecular biology, genomics and applied aspects of microbial H2-production, including microbial fuel cells (MFC), by phototrophs such as purple sulfur and non-sulfur bacteria (Thiocapsa spp., Rhodobacter and Rhodopseudomonas spp.) microalgae (Chlamydomonas) and cyanobacteria (Anabaena spp.) along with anaerobes and thermophiles such as Caldicellulosiruptor and Thermotoga. This is the first book of this series entirely devoted to microbial bio-hydrogen production and is intended to be a precious source of information for PhD students, researchers and undergraduates from disciplines such as microbiology, biochemistry, biotechnology, photochemistry and chemical engineering, interested in basic and applied sciences.
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- Publication date
- Advances in Photosynthesis and Respiration : Including Bioenergy and Related Processes, 1572-0233 ; v. 38
- 9789401785549 (ebk.)
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