Advances in Environmental Research. Volume 35


Justin A. Daniels (Editor)

Series: Advances in Environmental Research
BISAC: SCI026000

This series covers leading-edge research focusing on the environment, including current research data on renewable energy technologies, sustainable development and the environment; bioenergy for energy or materials; use of coal to manufacture carbon integral honeycomb monoliths with environmental applications; synthesis, characterization and applications of nanocomposite materials in diverse fields; effect of marine environmental factors on the formation kinetics and phase equilibrium of CO2 hydrate; biodegradation of crude oil by rhizosphere microorganisms; and environmental impacts and prospects of petroleum production. (Imprint: Nova)


Table of Contents

Table of Contents


Chapter 1 – Renewable Energy Technologies, Sustainable Development and Environment (pp. 1-42)
Abdeen Mustafa Omer (Energy Research Institute (ERI), Nottingham, United Kingdom)

Chapter 2 – Bioenergy for Energy or Materials: Future Perspective through Development of Management (pp. 43-78)
Abdeen Mustafa Omer (Energy Research Institute (ERI), Nottingham, United Kingdom)

Chapter 3 – Use of Coal to Manufacture Carbon Integral Honeycomb Monoliths with Environmental Applications (pp. 79-104)
J. M. Gatica and H. Vidal (Departamento C.M., I.M. y Química Inorgánica, Universidad de Cádiz, Puerto Real, Spain)

Chapter 4 – Synthesis, Characterization and Applications of Nanocomposite Materials in Diverse Fields (pp. 105-130)
Rani Bushra and Mohammad Shahadat (School of Chemical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia, and others)

Chapter 5 – Effect of Marine Environmental Factors on the Formation Kinetics and Phase Equilibrium of CO2 Hydrate (pp. 131-152)
Daeseung Kyung, Taehyung Park and Woojin Lee (Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), Yuseong-gu, Daejeon, Korea)

Chapter 6 – Biodegradation of Crude Oil by Rhizosphere Microorganisms (pp. 153-172)
M. L. Ibrahim and U. J. J. Ijah (Department of microbiology, Usmanu Danfodiyo University Sokoto, Sokoto state Nigeria, and others)

Chapter 7 – Environmental Impacts and Prospects of Petroleum Production: A Case Study of the Niger Delta (pp. 173-188)
E. O. Nwaichi (Department of Biochemistry, College of Natural and Applied Science, University of Port Harcourt, Rivers state, Nigeria, and others)



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