Lucília Domingues

Associate Professor with Habilitation



Career

  • Since  2018: Associate Professor with Habilitation, Universidade do Minho
  • 2015 - 2018: 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"

Laboratory Management



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
Understanding wine sorption by oak wood: Modeling of wine uptake and characterization of volatile compounds retention
  • Food Research International, (In Press), 2019
2
Light exposure during growth increases riboflavin production, reactive oxygen species accumulation and DNA damage in Ashbya gossypii riboflavin-overproducing strains
  • FEMS Yeast Research, 19(1), foy114, 2019
3
Molecular and physiological basis of Saccharomyces cerevisiae tolerance to adverse lignocellulose-based process conditions
  • Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, (In Press), 2019
4
Quantitative assessment of DNA damage in the industrial ethanol production strain Saccharomyces cerevisiae PE-2
  • FEMS Yeast Research, 18(8), foy101, 2018
5
Comparative autohydrolysis study of two mixtures of forest and marginal land resources for co-production of biofuels and value-added compounds
  • Renewable Energy, 128, Part A, 20-29, 2018
6
Xylitol production from lignocellulosic whole slurry corn cob by engineered industrial Saccharomyces cerevisiae PE-2
  • Bioresource Technology, 267, 481-491, 2018
7
Insights into the economic viability of cellulases recycling on bioethanol production from recycled paper sludge
  • Bioresource Technology, 264, 347-355, 2018
8
HAA1 and PRS3 overexpression boosts yeast tolerance towards acetic acid improving xylose or glucose consumption: unravelling the underlying mechanisms
  • Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 102(10), 4589-4600, 2018
9
Determinants on an efficient cellulase recycling process for the production of bioethanol from recycled paper sludge under high solid loadings
  • Biotechnology for Biofuels, 11(111), 2018
10
  • Gomes, Ana Sara; Trovão, Filipa; Andrade Pinheiro, Benedita; Freire, Filipe; Gomes, Sara; Oliveira, Carla; Domingues, Lucília; Romão, Maria João; Saraiva, Lucília; Carvalho, Ana Luísa
The crystal structure of the R280K mutant of human p53 explains the loss of DNA binding
  • International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 19(4), 1184, 2018
11
Recombinant family 3 carbohydrate-binding module as a new additive for enhanced enzymatic saccharification of whole slurry from autohydrolyzed eucalyptus globulus wood
  • Cellulose, 25(4), 2505-2513, 2018
12
Boosting bioethanol production from Eucalyptus wood by whey incorporation
  • Bioresource Technology, 250, 256-264, 2018
13
Guidelines to reach high-quality purified recombinant proteins
  • Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 102(1), 81-92, 2018
14
Integral valorization of vine pruning residue by sequential autohydrolysis stages
  • Journal of Cleaner Production, 168, 74-86, 2017
15
Vinegar production from fruit concentrates: effect on volatile composition and antioxidant activity
  • Journal of Food Science and Technology, 54(12), 4112-4122, 2017
16
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
17
New biotechnological applications for Ashbya gossypii: Challenges and perspectives
  • Bioengineered, 8(4), 309-315, 2017
18
Evaluation of strategies for second generation bioethanol production from fast growing biomass Paulownia within a biorefinery scheme
  • Applied Energy, 187, 777-789, 2017
19
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
20
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
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