Maria Alcina Pereira

Professor Auxiliar




Carreira

  • Desde  2013: Professor Auxiliar, Universidade do Minho
  • 2008 - 2013: Investigador Auxiliar, Universidade do Minho

Qualificações

  • 2003: Doutoramento em Engenharia Química e Biológica, Universidade do Minho
  • 1999: Mestrado em Engenharia Biológica, Universidade do Minho

Gestão de Laboratórios



Projetos


Alunos de Investigação


Publicações Recentes

1
Hydrogen production by Clostridium cellulolyticum a cellulolytic and hydrogen-producing bacteria using sugarcane bagasse
  • Waste and Biomass Valorization, (In Press), 2017
2
Carbon nanotubes accelerate methane production in pure cultures of methanogens and in a syntrophic coculture
  • Environmental Microbiology, 19(7), 2727-2739, 2017
3
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
4
Production of added value bacterial lipids through valorisation of hydrocarbon-contaminated cork waste
  • Science of the Total Environment, 605-606, 677-682, 2017
5
Rhodococcus opacus B4: a promising bacterium for production of biofuels and biobased chemicals
  • AMB Express, 6(35), 1-11, 2016
6
Boosting dark fermentation with co-cultures of extreme thermophiles for biohythane production from garden waste
  • Bioresource Technology, 219, 132-138, 2016
7
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
8
Toxicity of long chain fatty acids towards acetate conversion by Methanosaeta concilii and Methanosarcina mazei
  • Microbial Biotechnology, 9(4), 514-518, 2016
9
Continuous fungal treatment of non-sterile veterinary hospital effluent: pharmaceuticals removal and microbial community assessment
  • Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 100(5), 2401-2415, 2016
10
Conversion of Cn-Unsaturated into Cn-2-Saturated LCFA Can Occur Uncoupled from Methanogenesis in Anaerobic Bioreactors
  • Environmental Science & Technology, 50(6), 3082-3090, 2016
11
Valorization of lubricant-based wastewater for bacterial neutral lipids production: Growth-linked biosynthesis
  • Water Research, 101, 17-24, 2016
12
Ultrasound intensification suppresses the need of methanol excess during the biodiesel production with Lipozyme TL-IM
  • Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 27, 530-535, 2015
13
Biohythane production from marine macroalgae Sargassum sp. coupling dark fermentation and anaerobic digestion
  • Bioresource Technology, 190, 251-256, 2015
14
Study of 16 Portuguese activated sludge systems based on filamentous bacteria populations and their relationships with environmental parameters
  • Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 99(12), 5307-5316, 2015
15
Influence of tetracycline on the microbial community composition and activity of nitrifying biofilms
  • Chemosphere, 117, 295-302, 2014
16
Anaerobic granular sludge as a biocatalyst for 1,3-propanediol production from glycerol in continuous bioreactors
  • Bioresource Technology, 155, 28-33, 2014
17
On the independence of hydrogen production from methanogenic suppressor in olive mill wastewater
  • International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 39(12), 6402-6406, 2014
18
Long-term acclimation of anaerobic sludges for high-rate methanogenesis from LCFA
  • Biomass and Bioenergy, 67(31), 297-303, 2014
19
A methodology for a quantitative interpretation of DGGE with the help of mathematical modelling: application in bio-hydrogen production
  • Water Science and Technology, 69(3), 511-517, 2014
20
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
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