Chemistry and Energy (de Gruyter Textbook) (Paperback)

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This book focuses on the processes and materials behind energy technologies. The author details the underlying chemistry of renewable sources, such as biofuels and wind power, as well as the traditionally used coal and gas. Chapters on energy storage technologies and the connection between energy generation and climate change round off this uniquely concise overview of the relationship between chemistry and energy.

About the Author

Professor of Chemistry, and Department Chairman, Dr. Benvenuto teaches all levels of general chemistry, as well as: inorganic chemistry, organometallic chemistry and industrial chemistry. He continues to write pedagogical materials for general level chemistry courses.He is currently performing research in two areas: first, the synthesis of highly multi-dentate ligands for metal complexes, water remediation, and possible use as molecular switches; second, the metallurgical analysis of copper-based artifacts.Benvenuto is a six-time recipient of the UDM Science Teacher of the Year Award, and is one of two faculty named College Teacher of theYear for 2002-03 by the Michigan Science Teachers Association. He was awarded the American Chemical Society's Detroit SectionDistinguished Service Award in 2004, and has been the section chairman for 2006 and 200
Product Details
ISBN: 9783110662269
ISBN-10: 3110662264
Publisher: de Gruyter
Publication Date: January 19th, 2022
Pages: 147
Language: English
Series: de Gruyter Textbook