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


Projetos


Alunos de Investigação


Publicações Recentes

1
Carbon nanotubes accelerate methane production in pure cultures of methanogens and in a syntrophic coculture
  • Environmental Microbiology, (In Press), 2017
2
Rhodococcus opacus B4: a promising bacterium for production of biofuels and biobased chemicals
  • AMB Express, 6(35), 1-11, 2016
3
Boosting dark fermentation with co-cultures of extreme thermophiles for biohythane production from garden waste
  • Bioresource Technology, 219, 132-138, 2016
4
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
5
Toxicity of long chain fatty acids towards acetate conversion by Methanosaeta concilii and Methanosarcina mazei
  • Microbial Biotechnology, 9(4), 514-518, 2016
6
Continuous fungal treatment of non-sterile veterinary hospital effluent: pharmaceuticals removal and microbial community assessment
  • Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 100(5), 2401-2415, 2016
7
Conversion of Cn-Unsaturated into Cn-2-Saturated LCFA Can Occur Uncoupled from Methanogenesis in Anaerobic Bioreactors
  • Environmental Science and Technology, 50(6), 3082-3090, 2016
8
Valorization of lubricant-based wastewater for bacterial neutral lipids production: Growth-linked biosynthesis
  • Water Research, 101, 17-24, 2016
9
Ultrasound intensification suppresses the need of methanol excess during the biodiesel production with Lipozyme TL-IM
  • Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 27, 530-535, 2015
10
Biohythane production from marine macroalgae Sargassum sp. coupling dark fermentation and anaerobic digestion
  • Bioresource Technology, 190, 251-256, 2015
11
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
12
Influence of tetracycline on the microbial community composition and activity of nitrifying biofilms
  • Chemosphere, 117, 295-302, 2014
13
Anaerobic granular sludge as a biocatalyst for 1,3-propanediol production from glycerol in continuous bioreactors
  • Bioresource Technology, 155, 28-33, 2014
14
On the independence of hydrogen production from methanogenic suppressor in olive mill wastewater
  • International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 39(12), 6402-6406, 2014
15
Long-term acclimation of anaerobic sludges for high-rate methanogenesis from LCFA
  • Biomass and Bioenergy, 67(31), 297-303, 2014
16
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
17
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
18
Endurance of methanogenic archaea in anaerobic bioreactors treating oleate-based wastewater
  • Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 97(5), 2211-2218, 2013
19
Influence of adsorption and anaerobic granular sludge characteristics on long chain fatty acids inhibition process
  • Water Research, 46(16), 5268-5278, 2012
20
Influence of carrier concentration on the control of Galactomyces geotrichum bulking and bacterial community of biofilm reactors
  • Desalination and Water Treatment, 41(1-3), 325-334, 2012
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