Chapter 1. Artificial Photosynthesis: Social and Political Issues

  1. Dr. Anthony F. Collings2 and
  2. Prof. Christa Critchley3
  1. Ian Lowe

Published Online: 9 MAY 2006

DOI: 10.1002/3527606742.ch1

Artificial Photosynthesis: From Basic Biology to Industrial Application

Artificial Photosynthesis: From Basic Biology to Industrial Application

How to Cite

Lowe, I. (2005) Artificial Photosynthesis: Social and Political Issues, in Artificial Photosynthesis: From Basic Biology to Industrial Application (eds A. F. Collings and C. Critchley), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527606742.ch1

Editor Information

  1. 2

    CSIRO Industrial Physics, PO Box 218, Lindfield, NSW 2070, Australia

  2. 3

    School of Integrative Biology, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia

Author Information

  1. Griffith University, School of Science, Nathan, QLD 4111, Australia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 MAY 2006
  2. Published Print: 5 AUG 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527310906

Online ISBN: 9783527606740

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Keywords:

  • artificial photosynthesis;
  • social and political issues

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Need for a Transition to Artificial Photosynthesis

  • Some Associated Social and Political Issues

  • Using the Available Photons: Towards Sustainability Science

  • Conclusions

  • References