Processing, Carbonization, and Characterization of Lignin Based Electrospun Carbon Fibers: A Review

  title={Processing, Carbonization, and Characterization of Lignin Based Electrospun Carbon Fibers: A Review},
  author={Vida Poursorkhabi and Mohamed A. Abdelwahab and Manjusri Misra and Hamdy Khalil and Bahram Gharabaghi and Amar Kumar Mohanty},
  booktitle={Frontiers in Energy Research},
Greenhouse gas emissions and environmental impacts of petroleum-based fuels and materials have necessitated the development of renewable resource-based alternatives. In the process to extract cellulose for converting it to bioethanol (bio-based gasoline) large quantities of lignin are produced as the main byproduct-making it useful for further processing application for sustainable materials. Lignin is the second abundant source of renewable carbon with an aromatic structure which makes it a… Expand

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