A new RETOS de la Sociedad project (ref. CTQ2015-69802-C2-1-R) led by David Gabriel has been awarded to GENOCOV.
A new paper titled "Respirometric characterization of aerobic sulfide, thiosulfate and elemental sulfur oxidation by S-oxidizing biomass" by M. Mora, L.R. López, J. Lafuente, J. Pérez, R. Kleerebezem, M.C.M. van Loosdrecht, X. Gamisans and D. Gabriel will be published in Water Research (2016), 89, 282-292.
The Project MICROBIOFIN, funded by the Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad (Economy and Competitivity Minitry), has gather together many scientists from Universidad de Cádiz, Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona and Universidad Politécnica de Catalunya to discuss about the results obtained from this project focused on the reuse of biogas as an alternative to fossil fuels utilization.
Aloia Barreiro, Sergio Cardona and Àlex Martínez are enrolled in the master's degree in Environmental and Biological Engineering in UAB and are doing their research in GENOCOV.
A new publication titled “Anode biofilms of Geoalkalibacter ferrihydriticus exhibit electrochemical signatures of multiple electron transport pathways” by Rachel Yoho, Sudeep C Popat, Laura Rago, Albert Guisasola, and César Iván Torres in Langmuir (10.1021/acs.langmuir.5b02953) from a collaboration with the Swette Center for Environmental Biotechnology, The Biodesign Institute at Arizona State University.
A new paper by Carlos Ramos, María Eugenia Suárez-Ojeda and Julián Carrera has been published in Bioresource Technology 198 (2015), 844–851.
Carlos Ramos has defended his thesis dissertation "Treatment of complex industrial wastewaters through biological processes with granular reactors" last Friday 09/10/2015. Congratulations!!.
BTP-GO members (4 of GENOCOV) participated with 5 oral presentations and 3 posters in 6th international conference of BioTechniques for air pollution control in Ghent, 2015.
D. Gabriel, E. Blázquez, L.R. López and M. Mora will participate with two oral presentations and two posters in the 6th international conference on Biotechniques for air pollution control, which will take place in Ghent (Belgium) from 2nd to 4th of September (2015).
A new paper titled "Greenhouse gas emissions from organic waste composting" by A. Sánchez, A. Artola, X. Font, T. Gea, R. Barrena, D. Gabriel, M.A. Sánchez-Monedero, A. Roig, M.L. Cayuela and C. Mondini has been published in Environmental Chemistry Letters (2015), 223-238
A new paper titled "Biofiltration of WWTP sludge composting emissions at contact times of 2-10 s by structured/unstructured packing materials" by A.D. Dorado, D. Gabriel and X. Gamisans has been published in Process Biochemistry 50 (2015), 1405-1412
A new paper entitled "Municipal sewer networks as sources of nitrous oxide, methane and hydrogen sulphide emissions: A review and case studies" by E. Eijo-Río, A. Petit-Boix, G. Villalba, M.E. Suárez-Ojeda, D. Marin, M.J. Amores, X. Aldea, J. Rieradevall and X. Gabarrell has been published in Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering 3 (2015), 2084-2094.
A new paper titled "Microbial community analysis in a long-term membrane-less microbial electrolysis cell with hydrogen and methane production" by L. Rago, Y. Ruiz, J.A. Baeza, A. Guisasola and P. Cortés has been recently published in Bioelectrochemistry (doi:10.1016/j.bioelechem.2015.06.003)