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Power and Efficiency in Energy Conversion and Storage: Basic Physics and Concepts

This textbook provides the fundamental theoretical concepts of how to describe and optimize devices for energy conversion and storage. Focusing on power-efficiency relations which are the main ingredient for optimization, relations will be derived and discussed for various prototype systems … Continue reading

28. October 2017 by Ben S
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Algal Biofuels Guide: Renewable Energy from Algae, Macroalgae (Seaweed), Cyanobacteria, Feedstocks, Cultivation, Harvesting, Extraction, Conversion, Distribution and Utilization

Algal biomass is a fast-growing, renewable resource and a promising feedstock for advanced biofuels. Algal biofuels are generating considerable interest around the world. In the United States, they represent promising pathways for helping to meet the biofuel production targets set … Continue reading

18. April 2017 by Ben S
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Solar Energy: The Physics and Engineering of Photovoltaic Conversion, Technologies and Systems

This comprehensive textbook takes you through everything you need to know about solar energy from the physics of photovoltaic (PV) cells through to the design of PV systems for real-life applications.   Solar Energy is an invaluable reference for researchers, … Continue reading

24. June 2016 by Ben S
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Energy Conversion and Storage via Electrochemical Systems: Perspectives, Case Studies and Tutorial Problems (Green Energy and Technology)

This book is concerned with the developments of electrochemical systems for energy conversion and storage. It takes a pragmatic view of the devices developed and seeks to determine the chemical principles on which they operate. It covers the following topics galvanic … Continue reading

29. April 2016 by Ben S
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