Lucília Domingues

Associate Professor



Career

  • 2015 - 2041: Associate Professor, Universidade do Minho
  • 2003 - 2015: Assistant Professor, Universidade do Minho
  • 2001 - 2003: Lecturer, Universidade do Minho
  • 2000 - 2001: Invited Assistant Professor, Universidade do Minho

Qualifications

  • 2001: PhD in Chemical and Biological Engineering, Universidade do Minho

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Since  2015: Member of Program Studies Steering Committee, Master in Biotechnology
  • 2012 - 2016: Program Director, PhD Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering
  • Since  2011: Member of the Scientific Steering Committee of Department, Department of Biological Engineering
  • 2010 - 2015: Member of Program Studies Steering Committee, Master Program in Bioengineering
  • Since  2009: Member of Program Studies Steering Committee, PhD Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering
  • Since  2013: Member of the editorial Board of "BioMed Research International"
  • Since  2013: Member of the Editorial Board of "Cerevisia - Belgian Journal of Brewing and Biotechnology"
  • 2011 - 2015: Section Editor for Bioprocess Engineering of "Brazilian Journal of Chemical Engineering"
  • Since  2008: Member of the editorial Board of "Bioengineered"


Courses

  • Chemical Technology Laboratory ( Integrated Master in Biological Engineering )
  • Chemical Reaction Engineering I ( Integrated Master in Biological Engineering )
  • Molecular Biotechnology ( Integrated Master in Biological Engineering )
  • Instrumental Methods of Analysis ( Integrated Master in Biomedical Engineering )
  • Bioprocess Engineering ( Master Program in Bioengineering )


Projects


Research Students


Recent Publications

1
Integrated approach for selecting efficient Saccharomyces cerevisiae for industrial lignocellulosic fermentations: importance of yeast chassis linked to process conditions
  • Bioresource Technology, 227, 24-34, 2017
2
New biotechnological applications for Ashbya gossypii: Challenges and perspectives
  • Bioengineered, (In Press), 2017
3
Evaluation of strategies for second generation bioethanol production from fast growing biomass Paulownia within a biorefinery scheme
  • Applied Energy, 187, 777-789, 2017
4
Characterization and genome sequencing of a Citrobacter freundii phage CfP1 harboring a lysin active against multidrug-resistant isolates
  • Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 100(24), 10543-10553, 2016
5
RAPD and SCAR markers as potential tools for detection of milk origin in dairy products: Adulterant sheep breeds in Serra da Estrela cheese production
  • Food Chemistry, 211, 631-636, 2016
6
Combined alkali and hydrothermal pretreatments for oat straw valorization within a biorefinery concept
  • Bioresource Technology, 220, 323-332, 2016
7
Valorizing recycled paper sludge by a bioethanol production process with cellulase recycling
  • Bioresource Technology, 216, 637-644, 2016
8
Valorization of Eucalyptus wood by glycerol-organosolv pretreatment within the biorefinery concept: An integrated and intensified approach
  • Renewable Energy, 95, 1-9, 2016
9
Simultaneous saccharification and fermentation of hydrothermal pretreated lignocellulosic biomass: evaluation of process performance under multiple stress conditions
  • Bioenergy Research, 9(3), 750-762, 2016
10
Ashbya gossypii beyond industrial riboflavin production: a historical perspective and emerging biotechnological applications
  • Biotechnology Advances, 33(8), 1774-1786, 2015
11
Modification of paper properties using carbohydrate-binding module 3 from the Clostridium thermocellum CipA scaffolding protein produced in Pichia pastoris: elucidation of the glycosylation effect
  • Cellulose, 22(4), 2755-2765, 2015
12
Recombinant CBM-fusion technology – applications overview
  • Biotechnology Advances, 33(3-4), 358-369, 2015
13
Cellulase recycling in biorefineries—is it possible?
  • Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 99(10), 4131-4143, 2015
14
Blockage of the pyrimidine biosynthetic pathway affects riboflavin production in Ashbya gossypii
  • Journal of Biotechnology, 193, 37-40, 2015
15
On the track for an efficient detection of Escherichia coli in water: A review on PCR-based methods
  • Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, 113, 400-411, 2015
16
Metabolic engineering of Saccharomyces cerevisiae ethanol strains PE-2 and CAT-1 for efficient lignocellulosic fermentation
  • Bioresource Technology, 179, 150-158, 2015
17
Contribution of PRS3, RPB4 and ZWF1 to the resistance of industrial Saccharomyces cerevisiae CCUG53310 and PE-2 strains to lignocellulosic hydrolysate-derived inhibitors
  • Bioresource Technology, 191, 7-16, 2015
18
Systematic approach for the development of fruit wines from industrially processed fruit concentrates, including optimization of fermentation parameters, chemical characterization and sensory evaluation
  • LWT - Food Science and Technology, 62(2), 1043-1052, 2015
19
Lignocellulosic bioethanol production with revalorization of low-cost agroindustrial by-products as nutritional supplements
  • Industrial Crops and Products, 64, 16-24, 2015
20
Investigation of protein secretion and secretion stress in Ashbya gossypii
  • BMC Genomics, 15(1137), 2014
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