Qualifications

  • 2012: PhD Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering, Universidade do Minho

  • 2014 - 2014: Biological separation processes
  • 2007 - 2012: Continuous fermentation of alcohol-free beer – bioreactor hydrodynamics and yeast physiology


Recent Publications

1
Development of a novel user-friendly platform to couple light regime characterization with particle tracking - cells' light history determination during phototrophic cultivations
  • Algal Research-Biomass Biofuels and Bioproducts, 24, Part A, 276-283, 2017
2
Customization of an optical probe device and validation of a signal processing procedure to study gas-liquid-solid flows. Application to a three-phase internal-loop Gas-lift Bioreactor
  • Chemical Engineering Science, 138, 814-826, 2015
3
Continuous cultivation of photosynthetic microorganisms: Approaches, applications and future trends
  • Biotechnology Advances, 33(6, Part 2), 1228-1245, 2015
4
Characterization of split cylinder airlift photobioreactors for efficient microalgae cultivation
  • Chemical Engineering Science, 117, 445-454, 2014
5
Fermentation pH in stirred tank and air-lift bioreactors affects phytase secretion by Aspergillus japonicus differently but not the particle size
  • Biocatalysis and Biotransformation, 32(1), 39-44, 2014
6
Integrated continuous winemaking process involving sequential alcoholic and malolactic fermentations with immobilized cells
  • Process Biochemistry, 49(1), 1-9, 2014
7
Stability of clavulanic acid in PEG/citrate and liquid–liquid extraction in aqueous two-phase system
  • Fluid Phase Equilibria, 375, 104-109, 2014
8
Influence of volumetric oxygen transfer coefficient (kLa) on xylanases batch production by Aspergillus niger van Tieghem in stirred tank and internal-loop airlift bioreactors
  • Biochemical Engineering Journal, 80, 19-26, 2013
9
Smart RTD for multiphase flow systems
  • Chemical Engineering Research & Design, 90(11), 1739-1749, 2012
10
Formation of flavor-active compounds during continuous alcohol-free beer production: The influence of yeast strain, reactor configuration, and carrier type
  • Journal of the American Society of Brewing Chemists, 69(1), 1-7, 2011
11
Effect of spent grains on flow regime transition in bubble column
  • Chemical Engineering Science, 66(14), 3350-3357, 2011
12
CFD simulation and experimental measurement of gas holdup and liquid interstitial velocity in internal loop airlift reactor
  • Chemical Engineering Science, 66(14), 3268-3279, 2011
13
Flow cytometry for age assessment of a yeast population and its application in beer fermentations
  • Journal of the Institute of Brewing, 115(3), 253-258, 2009
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