Jun 21, 2018

Meet our new researcher
Cristian Sepúlveda joined the gas treatment and microalgae research group as PhD student. His research focuses on the development of processes for the treatment of wastewater using purple phototrophic bacteria and use of their pigments in the manufacture of dye sensitized solar cells.

Jun 4, 2018

Meet our new researcher
Octavio García joined the gas treatment and microalgae research group as a visiting PhD student from CIATEJ (Mexico). His research focuses on the production of bioH2 + bioCH4 from the anaerobic digestion of tequila vinasse.

May 30, 2018

Ílker is coming back to Turkey. We will miss you and we want you to come back soon.
Check out the pics from his farewell dinner.

May 28, 2018

INCOVER project won the Water Industry Awards 2018 in the category of ‘Sludge and Resource Recovery’

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May 17, 2018

The Biological Gas Treatment and Microalgae Research Group attended the INNOVA Salamanca: I Jornadas de Jóvenes Investigadores Conference, held in Salamanca, Spain.
Our researcher Juan Carlos was awarded with the first prize to the best oral communication in the field of natural sciences.
See some pictures of the event!

May 15, 2018

Don´t miss this year the 1st International Conference on Water Resources and Sustainability (ICWRS) & the 3rd International Conference on Alternative Fuels, Energy and Environment (ICAFEE): Future and Challenges, to be held in Nanjing, China on October 28-31, 2018
To participate, the deadline for abstract submission is open until September 30, 2018
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Apr 19, 2018

Dr. Raúl has been officially awarded the position of associate professor!!! Congratulations Raúl!! Take a look at the pictures of Raúl's successful presentation to the board of directors.

Mar 28, 2018

Meet our new researcher
Cristina Lozano joined the gas treatment and microalgae research group as a student of Chemical Engineering at the University of Valladolid. Her research focuses on the assessment of the effectiveness of a biosand filter as a tool to remove nutrients, heavy metals and other compounds of the water, to be implemented in developing countries afterwards.

Mar 26, 2018

Don´t miss this year the second edition of the WaterEnergyNEXUS Conference,
to be held in Salerno, Italy on November 14-17, 2018
The Biological Gas Treatment and Microalgae Research Group will participate with a keynote presentation
Look at the preliminary program of the conference

Mar 19, 2018

Discover INCOVER Project.
INCOVER is a collaborative project funded by the European Commission under the Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation programme. Its aim is to develop innovative and sustainable added-value technologies for a resource recovery-based treatment of wastewater, using smart operation monitoring and control methodologies.

Mar 12, 2018

Mar 8, 2018

Meet our new researcher
Paolina Scarponi joined the gas treatment and microalgae research group within the frame of EUAlgae COST Action programme.

Mar 5, 2018

The Biological Gas Treatment and Microalgae Research Group participated in the 
Webinar on "Innovative technologies for biomethane production in small and medium scale applications"
Click here to download a free copy of the presentation: