Harvesting and Drying of Algal Biomass

  • Pratima Bajpai
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Energy book series (BRIEFSENERGY)


Harvesting and drying of algal biomass is presented in this chapter. Bulk harvesting by flocculation, flotation and Sedimentation (Gravity settling) and concentration of algal slurry by Centrifugation, ultrasonic aggregation, filtration and electrophoresis are discussed.


Harvesting Drying Algal biomass Bulk harvesting Flocculation Flotation Sedimentation (gravity settling) Centrifugation Ultrasonic aggregation Filtration Electrophoresis 


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  • Pratima Bajpai
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  1. 1.Pulp and Paper ConsultantKanpurIndia

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