Gilberto Martins

Junior Researcher


Career

  • Since  2018: Junior Researcher, Universidade do Minho
  • 2014 - 2015: Invited Assistant Professor, Universidade do Minho
  • 2013 - 2014: Invited Assistant Professor, Universidade do Minho
  • 2012 - 2012: Invited Assistant Professor, Universidade do Minho

Qualifications

  • 2011: PhD Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering, Universidade do Minho
  • 2005: Licenciatura em Engenharia Biológica, Universidade do Minho

Honors and Awards

  • 2012: 1º Prémio Nacional de Inovação Ambiental 2012, pelo desenvolvimento de SAPHIR | Solution for Algae-Phosphorus Interaction Rupture, desenvolvido por ION e Universidade do Minho
  • 2012: 3º Prémio European Environmental Press Award 2012, pelo desenvolvimento de SAPHIR | Solution for Algae-Phosphorus Interaction Rupture, parceria entre ION e Universidade do MInho
  • Since 2018: Intensification of conversion of organic waste into methane catalysed by conductive materials.
  • 2018 - 2018: Unravelling the role of conductive materials in the enhancement of waste conversion to methane
  • 2018 - 2018: New strategies for improving the conversion of waste organic matter to methane
  • 2015 - 2018: New strategies for improving the conversion of waste organic matter to methane
  • 2012 - 2015: Competition between biotic and abiotic iron reduction processes in sediments: effects on eutrophication

Projects

Research Students


Recent Publications

1
Assessment of electron transfer mechanisms during a long-term sediment microbial fuel cell operation
  • Energies, 12(3), 481, 2019
2
Methane production and conductive materials: a critical review
  • Environmental Science & Technology, 52(18), 10241-10253, 2018
3
Carbon nanotubes accelerate methane production in pure cultures of methanogens and in a syntrophic coculture
  • Environmental Microbiology, 19(7), 2727-2739, 2017
4
Resources recovery in the dairy industry: bioelectricity production using a continuous microbial fuel cell
  • Journal of Cleaner Production, 140, Part 2, 971-976, 2017
5
Phosphorus–iron interaction in sediments: can an electrode minimize phosphorus release from sediments?
  • Reviews in Environmental Science and Biotechnology, 13(3), 265-275, 2014
6
Impact of an external electron acceptor on phosphorus mobility between water and sediments
  • Bioresource Technology, 151, 419-423, 2014
7
Mineral cycling and pH gradient related with biological activity under transient anoxic–oxic conditions: Effect on P mobility in volcanic lake sediments
  • Environmental Science & Technology, 48(16), 9205-9210, 2014
8
A flat microbial fuel cell for decentralized wastewater valorization: process performance and optimization potential
  • Environmental Technology, 34(13-14), 1947-1956, 2013
9
Water resources management in southern Europe: clues for a research and innovation based regional hypercluster
  • Journal of Environmental Management, 119, 76-84, 2013
10
Bacterial diversity and geochemical profiles in sediments from eutrophic Azorean lakes
  • Geomicrobiology Journal, 29(8), 704-715, 2012
11
In situ microbial fuel cell-based biosensor for organic carbon
  • Bioelectrochemistry, 81(2), 99-103, 2011
12
Structure and activity of lacustrine sediment bacteria involved in nutrient and iron cycles
  • FEMS Microbiology Ecology, 77(3), 666-679, 2011
13
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
14
Prospective scenarios for water quality and ecological status in Lake Sete Cidades (Portugal): the integration of mathematical modelling in decision processes
  • Applied Geochemistry, 23(8), 2171-2181, 2008
15
Phosphorus fractionation in volcanic lake sediments (Azores – Portugal)
  • Chemosphere, 70(7), 1256-1263, 2008
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