Filomena Costa

Post-Doc


Qualifications

  • 2016: PhD Program on Chemical and Biological Engineering, Universidade do Minho
  • 2010: Master Program on Environmental Management, Universidade do Minho
  • Since 2019: Advanced Bioremediation towards Sustainability
  • 2018 - 2019: Rehabilitation of Contaminated Natural Systems - Advanced Bioremediation towards Sustainability
  • 2016 - 2018: IBONE therapies
  • 2012 - 2016: Bioremoval and biodegradation of organic solvents in aqueous solutions

Projects

Research Students


Recent Publications

1
A review on biological processes for pharmaceuticals wastes abatement—A growing threat to modern society
  • Environmental Science & Technology, 53(13), 7185-7202, 2019
2
Recovery of rare earth elements from wastewater towards a circular economy
  • Molecules, 24(6), 1005, 2019
3
Pilot-scale sorption studies of diethylketone in the presence of Cd2+ and Ni2+
  • Environmental Technology, 40(8), 942-953, 2019
4
Permeable biosorbent barrier for wastewater remediation
  • Environmental Processes, 4(Suppl. 1), 195-206, 2017
5
Bioremoval of Ni and Cd in the presence of diethylketone by fungi and by bacteria - A comparative study
  • International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation, 120, 115-123, 2017
6
Sorption studies of diethylketone in the presence of Al3+, Cd2+, Ni2+ and Mn2+, from lab-scale to pilot scale
  • Environmental Technology, 38(22), 2811-2823, 2017
7
Biosorption of nickel and cadmium in the presence of diethylketone by a Streptococcus equisimilis biofilm supported on vermiculite
  • International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation, 115, 119-132, 2016
8
Vermiculite bio-barriers for Cu and Zn remediation: an eco-friendly approach for freshwater and sediments protection
  • International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology, 13(5), 1219-1228, 2016
9
Biodegradation of diethylketone by Penicillium sp. and Alternaria sp. – A comparative study biodegradation of diethylketone by fungi
  • Current Biochemical Engineering, 2(1), 81-89, 2015
10
An approach to the metabolic degradation of diethylketone (DEK) by Streptococcus equisimilis: Effect of DEK on the growth, biodegradation kinetics and efficiency
  • Ecological Engineering, 70, 183-188, 2014
11
Bioremoval of diethylketone by the synergistic combination of microorganisms and clays: uptake, removal and kinetic studies
  • Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 20(3), 1374-1383, 2013
12
Kinetics of biodegradation of diethylketone by Arthrobacter viscosus
  • Biodegradation, 23(1), 81-92, 2012
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