PROCESS ANALYSIS AND OPTIMIZATION OF BIODIESEL PRODUCTION FROM VEGETABLE OILS A Thesis by LAY L. MYINT Submitted to the Office of Graduate Studies of Texas A&M University in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of MASTER OF SCIENCE May 2007 Major Subject: Chemical Engineering . The work concludes with a series of experiments for obtention of biodiesel from corn oil. M Purohit DEPARTMENT OF CHEMISTRY NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY ROURKELA 2007 . ULTRASONIC TUBULAR REACTOR EGI AGUSTIAN A thesis submitted in fulfillment of the requirement for the award of the Degree of Master of Mechanical Engineering Faculty of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia February 2012 .

Biodiesel is a fuel derived from renewable sources, mainly vegetable oils and animal fats. iv I declare that this thesis … A thesis submitted in fulfillment of the requirements for the award of the degree of Bachelor of Chemical Engineering Faculty of Chemical and Natural Resources Engineering Universiti Malaysia Pahang .

iv. Biodiesel EPACT 2005 c §1344, Title XIII, Subtitle D Agri-biodiesel (e.g. SYNTHESIS OF BIODIESEL FROM VEGETABLE OIL A DISSERTATION SUBMITTED IN PARTIAL FULFILLMENT OF THE REQUIREMENTS FOR THE DEGREE OF MASTER OF SCIENCE IN CHEMISTRY BY SMRUTI REKHA DASH Under the Guidance of Prof K . NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY ROURKELA CERTIFICATE This is to certify that the thesis … PRODUCTION OF BIODIESEL FROM WASTE COOKING OIL AND RBD PALM OIL USING BATCH TRANSESTERIFICATION PROCESS SITI FATIMAH ARIFIN A thesis submitted in fulfillment of the requirements for the award of the degree of Bachelor of Chemical Engineering Faculty of Chemical & Natural Resources Engineering Universiti Malaysia Pahang MAY 2009 . from soybeans or other oil seeds) $1.00 per pure gal of agri-biodiesel used or blended Expires December 31, 2008 Available to blenders/ retailers Volumetric Excise Tax Credit for Biodiesel EPACT 2005 §1344, Title XIII, Subtitle D Waste-grease biodiesel $0.50 per pure gal of

This thesis includes a study regarding production of biodiesel from vegetable oils. MSc Thesis Alejandro Sales Department of Chemical Engineering Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) Stockholm, Sweden June 2011 .

v ABSTRACT The aim of study is to produce the synthesis of biodiesel from waste cooking oil (WCO) using ultrasonic tubular … PROCESS ANALYSIS AND OPTIMIZATION OF BIODIESEL PRODUCTION FROM VEGETABLE OILS A Thesis … Study of biodiesel fuel production through enzymatic methods PhD thesis Chapter I Introduction Biodiesel is a mixture of fatty acid alkyl esters and due to its similar properties to diesel fuel it can be used as a natural substitute for petroleum diesel. Ethanol and methanol are used as alcohols. Palm oil and its use for production of biodiesel are focused.