Biosystems Engineering

by: Ahindra Nag


Abstract: A comprehensive approach to the interdisciplinary study of biosystems engineering. Biosystems engineering integrates engineering science and design with applied biological, environmental, and agricultural sciences. This thorough resource covers research in the physical sciences and engineering to understand, model, process, or enhance biological systems for sustainable developments in agriculture, food, land use, and the environment. Biosystem Engineering features contributions from internationally renowned experts from each discipline to discuss and define the necessary elements required to sustain biological systems. The book covers a wide range of disciplines, including agriculture engineering , applied botany, food technology, post harvest technology, energy engineering, biotechnology, and environmental engineering.
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Title: Biosystems Engineering

Publisher: : New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Lisbon, London, Madrid, Mexico City, Milan, New Delhi, San Juan, Seoul, Singapore, Sydney, Toronto

Copyright / Pub. Date: 2010 The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

ISBN: 9780071606288

Authors:

Ahindra Nag Ph.D., is a Senior Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemistry at the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur. He has three years industrial and twenty one years of teaching experience and has published seventy research papers in major national and international journals and has guided six PhD students. He was invited as a Visting Professor in Academia Sinica (Taiwan), University of Campabasso( Italy ) and Universidad de Córdoba( Spain). Professor Nag is the author of five other books: Analytical Techniques in Agriculture, Biotechnology, and Environmental Engineering; Environmental Education and Solid Waste Management; Foundry Materials and Pollution; Text Book of Agriculture Biotechnology and Biofuels refining and performances.

Description: A comprehensive approach to the interdisciplinary study of biosystems engineering. Biosystems engineering integrates engineering science and design with applied biological, environmental, and agricultural sciences. This thorough resource covers research in the physical sciences and engineering to understand, model, process, or enhance biological systems for sustainable developments in agriculture, food, land use, and the environment. Biosystem Engineering features contributions from internationally renowned experts from each discipline to discuss and define the necessary elements required to sustain biological systems. The book covers a wide range of disciplines, including agriculture engineering , applied botany, food technology, post harvest technology, energy engineering, biotechnology, and environmental engineering.