(JACKSON, Miss.) – Jackson State University professors Dr. Anjaneyulu Yerramilli and Dr. Francis Tuluri recently published the book, Energy Resources Utilization and Technologies (2012, BS Publications).
The book, which is intended for university students with various backgrounds, provides a broad introduction to energy in all of its aspects, issues and potential solutions. The text explains the fundamentals of current energy resources and energy solutions including fossil fuel, solar, biomass, wind, ocean, geothermal, hydrogen and nuclear as well as nanotechnology concepts to generate clean energy.
Yerramilli is a visiting professor of chemistry/environment with more than 35 years of research and teaching experience in environmental/energy technologies. He has published more than 100 research papers in peer-reviewed journals and presented at various international conferences. He has authored a number of books on environmental impact assessment methodologies.
Tuluri has served as associate professor in the Department of Technology at Jackson State since 2001 and holds a Ph.D. in physics. Prior to his service in the United States, Tuluri served for more than two decades in India as a faculty member at an engineering college. He has published more than 40 research papers in peer-reviewed journals and holds certifications from NOAA and the EPA in computer modeling simulations.
Dr. Felix Okojie, Vice President of Research and Federal Relations at JSU, wrote the book’s foreword.