Extraction of Oil from Algal Biomass

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


Extraction of oil from algal biomass is presented in this chapter. Expeller/oil pressing; Single solvent extraction; Supercritical carbon dioxide extraction; Microwave-assisted extraction; Enzymatic extraction; Ultrasound assisted extraction; Oxidative stress; Electroporation; Osmotic shock are discussed.


Oil extraction Algal biomass Expeller/oil pressing Single solvent extraction Supercritical carbon dioxide extraction Microwave-assisted extraction Enzymatic extraction Ultrasound assisted extraction Oxidative stress Electroporation Osmotic shock 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Pratima Bajpai
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  1. 1.Pulp and Paper ConsultantKanpurIndia

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