Luis R. López successfully defend his thesis at the School of Engineering (UAB)
Paola I. Ortiz from Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México will stay for 3 months at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona as visiting researcher.
Theoni Massara from Brunel University London will be staying for 4 months at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona as a visiting researcher
A new paper titled "Performance of microbial electrolysis cells with bioanodes grown at different external resistances" by Laura Rago, Nuria Monpart, Pilar Cortés, Juan A. Baeza and Albert Guisasola has been published in Water Science and Technology (2016), 73(5) 1129-1135
A new paper titled "Modeling an aerobic biotrickling filter for biogas desulfurization through a multi-step oxidation mechanism" by L.R. López, A.D. Dorado, M. Mora, X. Gamisans, J. Lafuente and D. Gabriel will be published in Chemical Engineering Journal (2016), 294, 447-457.
A new paper on improving MEC performance through a novel pH-control approach has been published in ChemSusChem
Abdiel Olmedo from the Industrial Tecnológico de Estudios Superiores de Ecatepec, México, will stay for 5 months at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona as visiting researcher.
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.