Jun 15, 2022

Jun 2, 2022

Meet our new researchers
Davor joined the gas treatment and microalgae research group as a visiting professor from University of Ljubljana (Slovenia). His research will be focused on the biodegradability of bioplastic with fungi.

Nataliia joined the gas treatment and microalgae research group as a PhD student. Her research will be focused on the modeling of the production and spreading of odorous Sulphur compounds in wastewater treatment plants.

May 27, 2022

Our group member Prof. Dr. Raquel Lebrero presented 'From VOC to valuable products' as invited speaker in the 'Microbial cycling of volatile organic compounds: Biogeochemistry to biotechnology' meeting, organized by Microbiology Society in Norwich (UK)



May 23, 2022

Meet our new researchers
Claudia joined the gas treatment and microalgae research group as a co-supervised PhD student from the University of Campania “Luigi Vanvitelli” (Italy). Her research will be focused on the production of biobased and biodegradable polymers (PHAs) from renewable resources.

Teresa joined the gas treatment and microalgae research group as a co-supervised PhD student from the University of Campania “Luigi Vanvitelli” (Italy). Her research will be focused on the extraction of added-value products, such as PHAs, from bacterial cells by using environmental-friendly materials.

May 19, 2022

Our PhD student Cristian Severi presenting 'Demonstration of an integrated innovative biorefinery for the transformation of municipal solid waste into new BioBased products' at the 10th General Meeting of URBIOFIN proyect, held at Heraklion, Crete (Greece)



May 16, 2022

Meet our new researchers
Deborah joined the gas treatment and microalgae research group as an Environmental Engineering Master’s student at the University of Valladolid (Spain). Her research will be focused on the production of biohydrogen through lactate-driven dark fermentation using cheese whey as substrate.

Inji joined the gas treatment and microalgae research group as an Master's Erasmus exchange student from the Baku Higher Oil School (Azerbaijan). Her research will be focused on the production of biogas and hydrogen from food waste.

May 11, 2022

Our PhD student Celia Pascual presenting her work 'Siloxanes removal in high mass transfer biorectors: a novel biotechnology based in bacterial biodegradation of these persistent compounds', in the 4th International Conference on Biogas Microbiology in Braga (Portugal).

May 4, 2022

Meet our new researchers
Dr. Viktoriia Komarysta joined the gas treatment and microalgae research group and the Department of Chemical Engineering and Environmental Technology as a Visiting Professor. Her focuses on the biotechnology of carotenoids from algal and fungal sources and downstream processing of their biomass including conventional solvent and supercritical CO2 extraction.

Neila joined the gas treatment and microalgae research group as a Chemical Engineering student at the University of Valladolid (Spain). Her research will be focused on the bioconversion of syngas into biomethane in biotrickling filters.

Mar 21, 2022

New paper accepted at Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology
Click here to download a free copy of:

Mar 4, 2022

Meet our new researchers
Alba joined the gas treatment and microalgae research group as a Master student in Advanced Chemical Techniques at the University of Valladolid (Spain). Her research will be focused on the synthesis and characterization of new polymers and the fabrication of membranes for gas separation on biogas reactors.

Bárbara joined the gas treatment and microalgae research group as a Master student in Chemical Engineering at the University of Valladolid (Spain). Her research will be focused on the optimization of domestic wastewater treatment using microalgae and bacteria in a HRAP photobioreactor.

Mar 2, 2022

Yadira Rodríguez successfully defended her PhD thesis!!! Congratulations!! 
Take a look at the pictures of the dissertation.