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- Zhou, Wenguang, et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Journal of chemical technology and biotechnology 2009 v.84 no.5 pp. 777-781
- Chlorella; Helianthus tuberosus; Jerusalem artichokes; algal oils; biodiesel; biomass; carbon; cost effectiveness; ethanol production; hydrolysates; linoleic acid; lipid content; microalgae; oleic acid; transesterification; tubers
- ... BACKGROUND: As a potential source of biomass, Jerusalem artichoke has been studied for bioethanol production; however, thus far it has not been investigated for the production of other liquid biofuels, such as biodiesel. This work aims to develop a novel approach for biodiesel production from Jerusalem artichoke tuber using heterotrophic microalgae.RESULTS: In this study, Chlorella protothecoides ...