Luciana Peixoto

Invited Assistant Researcher


Career

  • 2017 - 2019: Invited Assistant Researcher, Universidade do Minho

Qualifications

  • 2012: PhD Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering, Universidade do Minho
  • 2008: Mestrado em Património Geológico e Geoconservação, Universidade do Minho
  • 2005: Licenciatura em Ensino de Biologia e Geologia, Universidade do Minho

Courses

  • ( Master Program in Environmental Management )

  • 2015 - 2019: Electrochemistry applied to environmental technology: Bio-electrochemically assisted recovery of valuable resources from urine
  • 2013 - 2015: Electrochemistry applied to environmental technology: Bio-electrochemically assisted recovery of valuable resources from urine
  • 2012 - 2013: A novel Microbial Fuel Cell for integrating carbon capture and biofouling prevention in marine structures
  • 2007 - 2012: Microbial fuel cells for autonomous systems: kinetics and technological advances in wastewater treatment and sensor applications

Projects


Research Students


Recent Publications

1
Anaerobic biological fermentation of urine as a strategy to enhance the performance of a microbial electrolysis cell (MEC)
  • Renewable Energy, 139, 936-943, 2019
2
Assessment of electron transfer mechanisms during a long-term sediment microbial fuel cell operation
  • Energies, 12(3), 481, 2019
3
Application of microbial fuel cell technology for vinasse treatment and bioelectricity generation
  • Biotechnology Letters, 41(1), 107-114, 2019
4
Influence of carbon anode properties on performance and microbiome of Microbial Electrolysis Cells operated on urine
  • Electrochimica Acta, 267, 122-132, 2018
5
Investigating bacterial community changes and organic substrate degradation in microbial fuel cells operating on real human urine
  • Environmental Science: Water Research & Technology, 3(5), 897-904, 2017
6
Resources recovery in the dairy industry: bioelectricity production using a continuous microbial fuel cell
  • Journal of Cleaner Production, 140, Part 2, 971-976, 2017
7
A design of experiments to assess phosphorous removal and crystal properties in struvite precipitation of source separated urine using different Mg sources
  • Chemical Engineering Journal, 298, 146-153, 2016
8
Phosphorus–iron interaction in sediments: can an electrode minimize phosphorus release from sediments?
  • Reviews in Environmental Science and Biotechnology, 13(3), 265-275, 2014
9
Impact of an external electron acceptor on phosphorus mobility between water and sediments
  • Bioresource Technology, 151, 419-423, 2014
10
A flat microbial fuel cell for decentralized wastewater valorization: process performance and optimization potential
  • Environmental Technology, 34(13-14), 1947-1956, 2013
11
In situ microbial fuel cell-based biosensor for organic carbon
  • Bioelectrochemistry, 81(2), 99-103, 2011
12
Towards implementation of a benthic microbial fuel cell in lake Furnas (Azores): phylogenetic affiliation and electrochemical activity of sediment bacteria
  • Bioelectrochemistry, 78(1), 67-71, 2010
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