It describes the fundamentals, summarizes key advances, and covers applications in the field of organic synthesis, biomass conversion, and pollution control. Throughout, the latest research from various disciplines is combined, such as homogeneous and heterogeneous catalysis, biocatalysis, and photocatalysis. The book concludes with a chapter on future trends and energy challenges for the latter half of the 21st century and two case studies.
With its multidisciplinary approach this is an essential reference for academic and industrial researchers in catalysis science aiming to design more sustainable and energy-efficient processes.
Keywords: Sustainable Chemistry & Green Chemistry, Renewable Energy, Sustainable Chemistry & Green Chemistry, Renewable Energy, Homogeneous Catalysis;Heterogeneous Catalysis; Renewable Energy; Thermodynamics; Metal-Catalyzed Reactions