By Fangming Jin
This bookreviews the new advances in hydrothermal conversion of biomass into chemical substances and fuels, and involves 15 chapters. It introduces the homes of high-temperature water, the benefits of hydrothermal conversion of biomass, and a few novel hydrothermal conversion methods, ordinarily together with hydrothermal construction of value-added items, hydrothermal gasification, hydrothermal liquefaction and hydrothermal carbonization. This e-book introduces a brand new inspiration for counteracting the imbalance within the carbon cycle, that's attributable to the fast intake of fossil fuels in anthropogenic actions together with the gradual formation of fossil fuels. consequently, the e-book turns out to be useful in conveying a basic realizing of hydrothermal conversion of biomass within the carbon cycle in order that a contribution will be made to attaining sustainable strength and setting. it's also attention-grabbing to a large readership in a number of fields together with chemical, geologic and environmental technological know-how and engineering.
Fangming Jin is a exotic Professor on the university of Environmental technology & Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong college, China
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Application of Hydrothermal Reactions to Biomass Conversion by Fangming Jin