Manuel Mota

Professor Emérito




Carreira

  • Desde  2013: Professor Emérito, Universidade do Minho
  • 1994 - 2012: Professor Catedrático, Universidade do Minho

Qualificações

  • 1985: Docteur Génie Biochimique, INSA - Toulouse
  • 1972: Graduation on Chemical Engineering, Universidade do Porto

Cargos e Responsabilidades

  • 2010 - 2012: Membro do Conselho Científico, Universidade do Minho
  • 2008 - 2008: Presidente da Direção da incubadora SpinPark, Universidade do Minho
  • 2008 - 2010: Presidente do Conselho de Administração da TecMinho, Universidade do Minho
  • 2008 - 2012: Diretor de unidade de I&D, Centro de Engenharia Biológica
  • Desde  2007: Membro da Comissão Diretiva de Curso, Programa Doutoral em Bioengenharia

Honras e Prêmios

  • 2011: Fulbright Scholar at MIT
  • 2007: Counselor of Engineering (for outstanding achievements in Engineering), Portuguese Institution of Engineers
  • 2004: Award “Stimulus to Excellence”, from the Ministry of Science and Technology (awarded to scientists with more than 100 refereed papers with 500 citations or more)


Cursos

  • Tópicos de Ciências da Engenharia ( Licenciatura em Línguas Aplicadas )

Projetos Anteriores


Alunos de Investigação


Publicações Recentes

1
Biocoatings: a new challenge for environmental biotechnology
  • Biochemical Engineering Journal, 121, 25-37, 2017
2
Oxygen transfer rate and pH as major operating parameters of citric acid production from glycerol by Yarrowia lipolytica W29 and CBS 2073
  • Chemical Papers, 70(7), 869-876, 2016
3
Oxygen mass transfer impact on citric acid production by Yarrowia lipolytica from crude glycerol
  • Biochemical Engineering Journal, 110, 35-42, 2016
4
Transformation of Escherichia coli JM109 using pUC19 by the Yoshida effect
  • Journal of Microbiological Methods, 115, 1-5, 2015
5
Metallic nanoparticles: microbial synthesis and unique properties for biotechnological applications, bioavailability and biotransformation
  • Critical Reviews in Biotechnology, 35(1), 114-128, 2015
6
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
7
Over-pressurized bioreactors: application to microbial cell cultures
  • Biotechnology Progress, 30(4), 767-775, 2014
8
Enhanced heterologous protein production in Pichia pastoris under increased air pressure
  • Biotechnology Progress, 30(5), 1040-1047, 2014
9
Candida utilis metabolism and morphology under increased air pressure up to 12 bar
  • Process Biochemistry, 49(3), 374-379, 2014
10
Matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionisation time-of-flight mass spectrometry (MALDI-TOF MS) applied to diatom identification: influence of culturing age
  • Aquatic Biology, 20(2), 139-144, 2014
11
Oxygen mass transfer rate in a pressurized lab-scale stirred bioreactor
  • Chemical Engineering & Technology, 36(10), 1779-1784, 2013
12
Comparison of Yarrowia lipolytica and Pichia pastoris cellular response to different agents of oxidative stress
  • Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology, 170(2), 448-458, 2013
13
Batch and fed-batch growth of Pichia pastoris under increased air pressure
  • Bioprocess and Biosystems Engineering, 36(9), 1267-1275, 2013
14
Modeling the influence of slurry concentration on Saccharomyces cerevisiae cake porosity and resistance during microfiltration
  • Biotechnology Progress, 28(6), 1534-1541, 2012
15
Evaluation of Fenton and ozone-based advanced oxidation processes as mature landfill leachate pre-treatments
  • Journal of Environmental Management, 92(3), 749-755, 2011
16
Mature landfill leachate treatment by denitrification and ozonation
  • Process Biochemistry, 46(1), 148-153, 2011
17
Denitrification of a landfill leachate with high nitrate concentration in an anoxic rotating biological contactor
  • Biodegradation, 3(22), 661-671, 2011
18
Ozonation as polishing treatment of mature landfill leachate
  • Journal of Hazardous Materials, 182(1-3), 730-734, 2010
19
Changes on surface morphology of corn starch blend films
  • Journal of Biomedical Materials Research - Part A, 94A(3), 720-729, 2010
20
Denitrifying activity of activated sludge in suspension and in biofilm
  • Environmental Engineering and Management Journal, 9(3), 295-298, 2010
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