Nov 10, 2017

Nguyen Thi Ha, visiting professor from the Department of Environmental Technology at the VNU - Hanoi University of Science (Vietnam), giving a seminar to our students from the PhD program in Chemical and Environmental Engineering. Thanks a lot Nguyen!!

Nov 6, 2017

New paper accepted at Chemical Engineering Journal in collaboration with the Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana-Cuajimalpa (Mexico)
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Oct 25, 2017

Look our researcher Juan Carlos López presenting his thesis in the "Three Minutes Thesis" competition at University of Valladolid

Oct 16, 2017

Meet our new researchers.
Andrea Carvajal joined the gas treatment and microalgae research group as a short-term researcher. Her main fields of expertise are the production of enzymes through biological pretreatments and anaerobic digestion technologies.
Evangelia Panagiotou joined the gas treatment and microalgae research group to do her Erasmus Traineeship. Her research will be focused on the development of biotechnological processes for the simultaneous CH4 abatement and ectoine production.

Oct 11, 2017

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

Oct 5, 2017

The Biological Gas Treatment and Microalgae Research Group attended the "12ª Noche de los Investigadores" held in the Science Museum of Valladolid, Spain.
See some pictures of the event.

Oct 2, 2017

New paper accepted at Journal of Cleaner Production
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Sep 27, 2017

Don´t miss out the "12ª Noche de los Investigadores" to be held this friday in the Science Museum of Valladolid, Spain. The Biological Gas Treatment and Microalgae Research Group will present their latest work on waste valorization
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Sep 26, 2017

Meet our new researchers.
Lorenza Ferro joined the gas treatment and microalgae research group as a visiting PhD student from Umeå University (Sweden). Her research focuses on the co-cultivation of microalgae and symbiotic bacteria in municipal wastewater.
Giuseppina Oliva joined the gas treatment and microalgae research group as a visiting PhD student from University of Salermo (Italy). Her research is focused on the removal of odours and VOCs emissions by through advanced oxidation processes.
Sergio Bordel joined the gas treatment and microalgae research group as a postdoctoral researcher . His research will be focused on the overproduction of polyhydroxyalkanoates by methanotrophic bacteria through metabolic engineering.

Sep 22, 2017

The Biological Gas Treatment and Microalgae Research Group thanks everyone for their attendance to the IV Conferencia Internacional Gestión de Olores en el Medio Ambiente held in Valladolid, Spain.
See some pictures of the event.

Sep 20, 2017

The Biological Gas Treatment and Microalgae Research Group organized the IV Conferencia Internacional Gestión de Olores en el Medio Ambiente held in Valladolid, Spain.
See some pictures of the first day of presentations.




Sep 5, 2017

Don´t miss this year the 2nd International Conference on Alternative Fuels: Futures and Challenges, to be held in Daegu, South Korea on October 23-25, 2017

Aug 22, 2017

New paper accepted at Journal of Environmental Management in collaboration with Universidad del Mar (Mexico) and Instituto Potosino de Investigación Científica y Tecnológica (Mexico)
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Aug 7, 2017

Meet our new researcher.

Christian Domínguez joined the gas treatment and microalgae research group as fourth-year Chemical Engineering student from the University of Valladolid. His research focuses on piggery wastewater treatment in algal-bacterial photobioreactors.

Aug 2, 2017

The Biological Gas Treatment and Microalgae Research Group attended the 7th International Conference on Biotechniques for Air Pollution Control and Bioenergy (Biotechniques-2017) held in A Coruña, Spain.
See some pictures of the presentations and the Gala Dinner!