Sónia Barbosa

Post-Doc


Qualifications

  • 2017: PhD Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering, Universidade do Minho
  • 2010: Integrated Master in Biological Engineering, Universidade do Minho

  • Ongoing: Electrochemically assisted isolation of novel anaerobes
  • 2013 - 2017: Bioelectrochemically-assisted recovery of valuable resources from urine: Investigation of anode performance and microbial community dynamics
  • 2012 - 2016: Bio-electrochemically-assisted recovery of valuable resources from urine
  • 2009 - 2010: Estudo de pré-tratamentos para a optimização da produção de biogás a partir de resíduos avícolas


Selected Publications

1
  • Kuntke, P.; Sleutels, T. H. J. A. ; Rodríguez Arredondo, M.; Georg, S.; Barbosa, Sónia G.; Ter Heijne, A.; Hamelers, H.V.M. ; Buisman, Cees
(Bio)electrochemical ammonia recovery: progress and perspectives
  • Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 102(9), 3865-3878, 2018
2
Influence of carbon anode properties on performance and microbiome of Microbial Electrolysis Cells operated on urine
  • Electrochimica Acta, 267, 122-132, 2018
3
Effect of different carbon materials on the performance of microbial electrolysis cells (MECs) operated on urine and their microbial composition
  • ISMET 6 - General Meeting of the International Society for Microbial Electrochemistry and Technology. Lisbon, Portugal, Oct 3-6, 165, 2017
4
Bioelectrochemically-assisted recovery of valuable resources from urine: investigation of anode performance and microbial community dynamics
  • PhD Program on Chemical and Biological Engineering, 2017
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
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
7
Anodic potential assessment for energy production with human urine in BES
  • XX Meeting of the Portuguese Electrochemical Society. Braga, Portugal, October 21-23, 2015
8
Microbial acclimation to concentrated human urine in Bio-electrochemical system
  • EU-ISMET 2014 - 2nd European Meeting of the International Society for Microbial Electrochemistry and Technology. No. PO-70, Alcalá, Espanha, 3-5 September, 170-170, 2014
9
An innovative bioelectrochemical system for the recovery of phosphorus, ammonia and electricity from urine
  • 2013 International Workshop on Environment and Alternative Energy - Increasing Space Mission Resiliency through Sustainability. Frascati, Italy, 22-25 October, 2013
10
Activity and viability of methanogens in anaerobic digestion of unsaturated and saturated long-chain fatty acids
  • Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 79(14), 4239-4245, 2013
11
Effect of long-chain fatty acids (LCFA) on the prevalence and viability of hydrogenotrophic methanogens
  • AD13 - 13th World Congress on Anaerobic Digestion. Santiago de Compostela, Spain, June 25-28, 1-4, 2013
12
Thermochemical pre- and biological co-treatments to improve hydrolysis and methane production from poultry litter
  • Bioresource Technology, 111, 141-147, 2012
13
Effects of physicochemical pretreatments and bioaugmentation on the methane potential of poultry litter and feathers waste
  • SBFC 2012 - 34th Symposium on Biotechnology for Fuels and Chemicals. No. 5-25, New Orleans, USA, April 30 - May 3, 100, 2012
14
Effects of pre-treatment and bioaugmentation strategies on the anaerobic digestion of chicken feathers
  • Bioresource Technology, 120, 114-119, 2012
15
Estudo de pré-tratamentos para a optimização da produção de biogás a partir de resíduos avícolas
  • Integrated Master on Biological Engineering, 2010
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