Hugo Figueiredo

Collaborator (PhD)


Qualifications

  • 2012: PhD Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering, Universidade do Minho
  • 2007: Master Program on Biotechnology - Bioprocess Engineering, Universidade do Minho
  • 2012 - 2014: Freelance R&D colaboration
  • 2007 - 2012: Preparation of catalizers using zeolites coated with biosorbents

Recent Publications

1
Biosorption potential of dead and living Arthrobacter viscosus biomass in the removal of Cr(VI): Batch and column studies
  • Process Safety and Environmental Protection, 108, 44-56, 2017
2
Oxidation of cyclohexanol and cyclohexene with triazenido complexes of chromium immobilized in biosorption FAU supports
  • Chemical Engineering Journal, 247, 134-141, 2014
3
Tailored zeolites for the removal of metal oxyanions: Overcoming intrinsic limitations of zeolites
  • Journal of Hazardous Materials, 274, 287-299, 2014
4
Improved biosorption for Cr(VI) reduction and removal by Arthrobacter viscosus using zeolite
  • International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation, 74, 116-123, 2012
5
Evaluation of ion exchange-modified Y and ZSM5 zeolites in Cr(VI) biosorption and catalytic oxidation of ethyl acetate
  • Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, 117-118, 406-413, 2012
6
Optimization of production of extracellular polymeric substances by Arthrobacter viscosus and their interaction with a 13X zeolite for the biosorption of Cr(VI)
  • Environmental Technology, 32(14), 1541-1549, 2011
7
The effect of clay treatment on remediation of diethylketone contaminated wastewater: Uptake, equilibrium and kinetic studies
  • Journal of Hazardous Materials, 186(2-3), 1241-1248, 2011
8
Mobility of Cr, Pb, Cd, Cu and Zn in a loamy sand soil: a comparative study
  • Geoderma, 164(3-4), 232-237, 2011
9
Reutilization of Cr-Y zeolite obtained by biosorption in the catalytic oxidation of volatile organic compounds
  • Journal of Hazardous Materials, 192(2), 545-553, 2011
10
Desorption kinetics of phenanthrene and lead from an aged contaminated soil
  • Chemical Engineering Journal, 167(1), 84-90, 2011
11
Effect of the supporting zeolite structure on Cr biosorption: Performance of a single-step reactor and of a sequential batch reactor—A comparison study
  • Chemical Engineering Journal, 163(1-2), 22-27, 2010
12
Removal of organic compounds by a biofilm supported on GAC: Modelling of batch and column data
  • Biodegradation, 21(3), 379-392, 2010
13
Immobilization of chromium complexes in zeolite Y obtained from biosorbents: synthesis, characterization and catalytic behaviour
  • Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, 94(1-2), 1-7, 2010
14
Biosorption of hexavalent chromium based on modified Y zeolites obtained by alkali-treatment
  • Environmental Engineering and Management Journal, 9(3), 305-311, 2010
15
Treatment of chromium(VI) solutions in a pilot-scale bioreactor through a biofilm of arthrobacter viscosus supported on GAC
  • Bioresource Technology, 100(1), 220-226, 2009
16
Biosorptive performance of an Escherichia coli biofilm supported on zeolite NaY for the removal of Cr(VI), Cd(II), Fe(III) and Ni(II)
  • Chemical Engineering Journal, 152(1), 110-115, 2009
17
Modelling of the Cr(VI) transport in typical soils of the North of Portugal
  • Journal of Hazardous Materials, 167(1-3), 756-762, 2009
18
Removal of Cd(II), Cr(VI), Fe(III) and Ni(II) from aqueous solutions by an E. coli biofilm supported on kaolin
  • Chemical Engineering Journal, 149, 319-324, 2009
19
The role of pH on Cr(VI) reduction and removal by Arthrobacter viscosus
  • International Journal of Chemical and Biological Engineering, 2(2), 100-103, 2009
20
Biosorptive performance of an E. coli biofilm supported on zeolite NaY for the removal of Cr(VI), Cd(II), Fe(III) and Ni (II)
  • Chemical Engineering Journal, 152(1), 110-115, 2009
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