Wednesday, April 9, 2008: 8:30 AM-11:30 AM
Room 288 (New Orleans Convention Center)

Topical B: Energy Processes (TB)

#173 - Recent Advances in Alcohols Production and Their Energy Usage Including Fuel Cells I (TB002)
Papers are invited dealing with basic and applied research work on methanol, ethanol and other forms of alcohols for their production and energy uses such as transportation fuels and fuel cells.
Chair:Virendra K. Mathur
CoChair:Joseph Genco
8:30 AMBioethanol Production by Fermentation of Starch Particles Using a Novel, Inexpensive Media
Nancy Bawa, Gordon A. Hill, Catherine Niu
8:55 AMSimulation of Simultaneous Sacharification and Fermentation of Ethanol Production from Cellulose by An Operable Model
Jiacheng Shen, Foster A. Agblevor
9:20 AMSynthesis of Liquid Fuel from Woody Biomass by A Bench-Scale Btl Plant
Toshiaki Hanaoka, Yanyong Liu, Satoshi Hirata, Kinya Sakanishi
9:45 AMEffect of the Anion of Ionic Liquid for Dissolution of Cellulose
Hyunjoo Lee, Eun Hee Jeon, Dinh Quan Nguyen, Byoung Sung Ahn, Hoon Sik Kim
10:10 AMEffect of Flow Characteristics and Temperature on Performance and Efficiency of a Direct Methanol Fuel Cell Stack
Liang Qi, Rong Li, Shu-bo Wang, Jin-hai Wang, Xiao-feng Xie, Virendra K. Mathur
10:35 AMApplication of Ferric Sulfate as Catalyst for Conversion of Free Fatty Content of Acid Oil to Biodiesel
Bharat S. Mhatre, Dr. Sanjay M. Mahajani, Shlok Malik, Varun Mangalvedi

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