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Volume 2014, Article ID 946503, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/946503
Research Article

Biogenic Hydrogen Conversion of De-Oiled Jatropha Waste via Anaerobic Sequencing Batch Reactor Operation: Process Performance, Microbial Insights, and Reduction Efficiency

1Department of Environmental Engineering and Science, Feng Chia University, Taichung 40724, Taiwan
2Laboratory for Research on Advanced Processes for Water Treatment, Instituto de Ingeniería, Unidad Académica Juriquilla, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Boulevard Juriquilla 3001, QRO 76230, Mexico
3Green Energy Development Center, Feng Chia University, Taichung 40724, Taiwan
4Master’s Program of Green Energy Science and Technology, Feng Chia University, Taichung 40724, Taiwan

Received 20 August 2013; Accepted 24 December 2013; Published 5 February 2014

Academic Editors: M. Ameri and M. Q. Fan

Copyright © 2014 Gopalakrishnan Kumar and Chiu-Yue Lin. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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