Lignocellulosic biomass-Thermal pretreatment with steam: Pretreatment techniques for biofuels and biorefineries

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Lignocellulosic biomass-Thermal pretreatment with steam: Pretreatment techniques for biofuels and biorefineries. / Toor, Saqib; Rosendahl, Lasse; Hoffmann, Jessica; Holm-Nielsen, Jens Bo; Ehimen, Ehiazesebhor Augustine.

Pretreatment Techniques for Biofuels and Biorefineries . ed. / Zhen Fang. Springer Publishing Company, 2013. p. 59-75.

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Harvard

Toor, S, Rosendahl, L, Hoffmann, J, Holm-Nielsen, JB & Ehimen, EA 2013, Lignocellulosic biomass-Thermal pretreatment with steam: Pretreatment techniques for biofuels and biorefineries. in Z Fang (ed.), Pretreatment Techniques for Biofuels and Biorefineries . Springer Publishing Company, Green Energy and Technology, pp. 59-75. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-32735-3_3

APA

Toor, S., Rosendahl, L., Hoffmann, J., Holm-Nielsen, J. B., & Ehimen, E. A. (2013). Lignocellulosic biomass-Thermal pretreatment with steam: Pretreatment techniques for biofuels and biorefineries. In Z. Fang (Ed.), Pretreatment Techniques for Biofuels and Biorefineries (pp. 59-75). Springer Publishing Company. Green Energy and Technology, DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-32735-3_3

CBE

Toor S, Rosendahl L, Hoffmann J, Holm-Nielsen JB, Ehimen EA. 2013. Lignocellulosic biomass-Thermal pretreatment with steam: Pretreatment techniques for biofuels and biorefineries. Fang Z, editor. In Pretreatment Techniques for Biofuels and Biorefineries . Springer Publishing Company. pp. 59-75. (Green Energy and Technology). Available from: 10.1007/978-3-642-32735-3_3

MLA

Toor, Saqib et al. "Lignocellulosic biomass-Thermal pretreatment with steam: Pretreatment techniques for biofuels and biorefineries". Fang, Zhen (editors). Pretreatment Techniques for Biofuels and Biorefineries . Springer Publishing Company. (Green Energy and Technology). 2013. 59-75. Available: 10.1007/978-3-642-32735-3_3

Vancouver

Toor S, Rosendahl L, Hoffmann J, Holm-Nielsen JB, Ehimen EA. Lignocellulosic biomass-Thermal pretreatment with steam: Pretreatment techniques for biofuels and biorefineries. In Fang Z, editor, Pretreatment Techniques for Biofuels and Biorefineries . Springer Publishing Company. 2013. p. 59-75. (Green Energy and Technology). Available from, DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-32735-3_3

Author

Toor, Saqib ; Rosendahl, Lasse ; Hoffmann, Jessica ; Holm-Nielsen, Jens Bo ; Ehimen, Ehiazesebhor Augustine. / Lignocellulosic biomass-Thermal pretreatment with steam: Pretreatment techniques for biofuels and biorefineries. Pretreatment Techniques for Biofuels and Biorefineries . editor / Zhen Fang. Springer Publishing Company, 2013. pp. 59-75 (Green Energy and Technology).

Bibtex

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