The Biological Gas Treatment and Microalgae Research Group attended to the 7th Congress of European Microbiologists held in Valencia, Spain.
See some pictures of our research and our collaborators from Wageningen University - Peer Timmers, Sudarshan Anand Shetty, Irene Sánchez, Daan Van Vliet, Cristina Galgliano, Sara Cantera and Nohemí Campos.
Yadira Rodríguez joined the gas treatment and microalgae research group as PhD student. Her research focuses on exploring new strategies for the production of polyhydroxyalkanoates through biogas valorisation.
Victor Pérez joined the gas treatment and microalgae research group as PhD student. His research focuses on the scaling-up of microalgae technologies for the conversion of municipal solid waste into new bio-based products within the URBIOFIN project.
Dra Marcia Morales, visiting professor from the Department of Processes and Technology at the Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana - Unidad Cuajimalpa (México), giving a seminar to our students from the PhD program in Chemical and Environmental Engineering. Thanks a lot Marcia!!
Don´t miss this year The International Conference on Alternative Fuels & Energy to be held in Daegu, South korea on October 15, 2017. If you want to participate the deadline for abstract submission will be extended untill July 2017.
The Biological Gas Treatment and Microalgae Research Group will participate with an invited keynote on "Greenhouse gas biorefineries as a platform for a cost-effective climate change mitigation".
Emmanuel Kweinor joined the gas treatment and microalgae research group as an erasmus master student from the Durban University of Technology (South Africa). His research focuses on odour prevention in wastewater treatment plants by applying nitrate recycling from digestate oxidation.