Sustainable Role of Thermophiles in the Second Generation of Ethanol Production

Anuj K. Chandel, Ellen C. Giese, Om V. Singh, Silvio Silvério da Silva

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationExtremophiles
Subtitle of host publicationSustainable Resources and Biotechnological Implications
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Number of pages23
ISBN (Print)9781118103005
StatePublished - Oct 16 2012


  • Cellulase and catabolite repression regulation
  • Cellulolytic enzymes, polymer depolymerization and robust microorganisms
  • Cellulosics and ethanol integration simple/cost-effective
  • Ethanol from biomass, environmental/economic/geopolitical benefits
  • Thermophile and second generation ethanol, thermostable cellulases

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Immunology and Microbiology(all)

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