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Belisa Alcantara Marinho
Advanced Oxidation/Reduction Processes for As(III) and Cr(VI) Oxyanions Removal from Water
Ph.D. Dissertation in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2017
Supervisors: Vitor Vilar, José Carlos Lopes, Rui Boaventura

Luciana Prazeres Mazur
Brown marine macroalgae as a natural cation exchanger for toxic metal ions separation and recovery from water
Ph.D. Dissertation in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2017
Supervisors: Vitor Vilar

Mónia Andreia Rodrigues Martins
Studies for the Development of New Separation Processes with Terpenes and their Environmental Distribution
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical Engineering, Universidade de Aveiro, 2017
Supervisors: Simão Pinho, João Coutinho (CICECO, UA)

Maria Inês Ferreira da Mota
Fractionation and purification of syringaldehyde and vanilin from oxidation of lignin
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2017
Supervisors: Paula Pinto (RAIZ), Alírio Rodrigues

Carina Andreia Esteves da Costa
Vanillin and Syringaldehyde from Side Streams of Pulp & Paper Industries and Biorefineries
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2017
Supervisors: Alírio Rodrigues, Paula Pinto (RAIZ)

Isabel Patrícia Martins Fernandes
Novos Materiais para Calçado Baseados em Poliuretanos e Poliureias
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2017
Supervisors: Filomena Barreiro, Mário Rui Costa, Maria José Ferreira (Centro Tecnológico do Calçado)

Lucília Graciosa de Sousa Ribeiro
Catalytic conversion of lignocellulosic biomass by hydrolytic hydrogenation
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2017
Supervisors: Fernando Pereira, José Órfão

Yaidelin Josefina Alves Manrique
Supercritical Fluid Extraction and Fractionation of Bioactive Natural Products from Cork
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2017
Supervisors: José Miguel Loureiro

Lucas Coelho
Purificação dos ácidos glicérico e tartrónico, derivados do glycerol, por leito móvel simulado (LMS) na resina Dowex 50WX-2
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical Engineering, Federal University of Pernambuco, Brazil, 2017
Supervisors: Nelson Medeiros Filho (UFPE), Alírio Rodrigues

Simão Pedro Pereira Cardoso
Synthesis and characterization of small pore membranes and their application to the separation of hydrogen containing mixtures
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical Engineering, Universidade de Aveiro, 2016
Supervisors: Carlos Silva (CICECO, UA), Zhi Lin (CICECO, UA), Alírio Rodrigues

Ying Yang
Methane recovery from coal-bed gas by adsorption technology
East China University of Science and Technology, China, 2016
Supervisors: Yu Jianguo (ECUST), Ping Li (ECUST), Ana Mafalda Ribeiro, Alírio Rodrigues

Hugo Miguel Rodrigues Campelo
FluSHELL - A Tool for Thermal Modelling and Simulation of Windings for Large Shell-Type Power Transformers
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2016
In collaboration with EFACEC Energia
Supervisors: José Carlos Lopes, Madalena Dias

Gabriela Patricia Ruphuy Chan
Development of hydroxyapatite-based hybrid materials for biomedical applications
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2016
Supervisors: Madalena Dias, Filomena Barreiro

Gabriela Ungureanu
Removal of metal oxyanions from water by macroalgae biomass
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2016
Supervisors: Cidália Botelho, Rui Boaventura

Maria José Fernandes Sampaio
Nanostructured architectures based on metal oxides with direct wide band-gap for the engineering of photocatalytic reactions
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2016
Supervisors: Joaquim Luís Faria, Adrián Silva, Cláudia Silva

Maria Francisca da Costa Moreira
Electrochemical advanced oxidation processes: Application to the degradation of synthetic and real wastewaters
Ph.D. Dissertation in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2016
Supervisors: Vitor Vilar, Rui Boaventura, Enric Brillas (Universitat de Barcelona, Spain)

Juliana Amorim Coelho
Avaliação da Estabilidade e Adsorção de CO2 em Estruturas Metalorgânicas
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical Engineering, Federal University of Ceará, Brazil, 2016
Supervisors: Sebastião Mardônio de Lucena (UFC), Diana Azevedo (UFC), Alírio Rodrigues

Petrick Anderson Soares
Overcoming Barriers in the Treatment of Textile Wastewaters using Advanced Oxidation Processes
Ph.D. Dissertation in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2015
Supervisors: Vitor Vilar, Rui Boaventura, Selene Ulson de Souza (Federal University of Ceará, Brazil)

Tânia Filomena Castro Valente Silva
Treatment of Leachates from Urban Sanitary Landfills Through Integration of Biological and Photo-Chemical Oxidation Processes Combining Natural and Artificial Radiation
Ph.D. Dissertation in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2015
Supervisors: Vitor Vilar, Rui Boaventura

Nuno Miguel de Oliveira Gomes
A new approach for RIM: from RIMCop technology to process design
Ph.D. Dissertation in Mechanical Engineering, FEUP, 2015
Supervisors: José Carlos Lopes, Ricardo Santos, Paulo Bártolo (Instituto Politécnico de Leiria)

Jonathan Carlos Gonçalves da Silva
Hybrid separations and adsorption/reaction processes. The case of isomerization/separation of xylenes
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2015
Supervisors: Alírio Rodrigues

Isabelli do Nascimento Dias
Fotodegradação de micropoluentes por processos oxidativos avançados mediados por radiação solar
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical Engineering, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2015
Supervisors: Márcia Dezotti (UFRJ), Vitor Vilar

Ariana Maciel Abranches Pintor
Use of Cork Byproducts as Sorbents for Oil and Grease Removal from Industrial Wastewaters
Ph.D. Dissertation in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2014
Supervisors: Rui Boaventura, Vitor Vilar, Cidália Botelho

João Monteiro de Oliveira Restivo
Sistemas catalíticos estruturados para a purificação de águas
Ph.D. Dissertation in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2014
Supervisors: Fernando Pereira, José Órfão

André Ribeiro da Fonseca
River Water Quality Modelling for River Basin and Water Resources Management
Ph.D. Dissertation in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2014
Supervisors: Rui Boaventura, Vitor Vilar, Cidália Botelho

Ricardo André Ribeiro Monteiro
Solar Photocatalysis for Gas-Phase Air Cleaning: from Lab to Pilot Plant Studies
Ph.D. Dissertation in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2014
Supervisors: Vitor Vilar, Adrián Silva, Rui Boaventura

Bruno André Vilela dos Santos
Process intensification in the synthesis of the green chemical Dimethyl Carbonate
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2014
Supervisors: Alírio Rodrigues, José Miguel Loureiro

Marina Verencevic Torres
An experimental procedure for Reaction Injection Moulding – RIM – material formulation design
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2014
Supervisors: Ricardo Santos, Mário Rui Costa

Yijiang Wu
Sorption-Enhanced Steam Reforming of Ethanol for Hydrogen Production
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2014
Supervisors: Alírio Rodrigues, Filipe Cunha

Tiago Filipe Francisco Lopes
Desenvolvimento de catalisadores sólidos para alquilação de iso-butano com trans-2-buteno
Ph.D. Dissertation in Refining, Petrochemical and Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2014
In collaboration with Galp Energia
Supervisors: José Luís Figueiredo, I.M.F.L. Fonseca (Univ. Nova de Lisboa),

Rita Ruivo Neves Marques
Photocatalytic activity of nanostructured carbon-nanotube/TiO2 films for near UV-visible water treatment
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2014
Supervisors: Joaquim Luís Faria, Cláudia Silva

João Henrique de Oliveira da Silva Pereira
Solar Photocatalytic Degradation of Antibiotics: Chemical, Ecotoxicological and Biodegradability Assessment
Ph.D. Dissertation in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2014
Supervisors: Rui Boaventura, Vitor Vilar, M.T.M. Borges (FCUP)

Lívia Xerez Pinho
Photocatalytic degradation of cyanobacteria and cyanotoxins using suspended and immobilized TiO2
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2014
Supervisors: Rui Boaventura, Vitor Vilar, V. Vasconcelos (FCUP)

Miguel Angelo Diz Gonçalves
Synthesis and properties of polymers resulting from radicalar polymerization of multivinyl monomers
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2014
Supervisors: Mário Rui Costa, Rolando Dias

Rui Pedro Vieira Faria
Glycerol valorisation as biofuel: Glycerol acetals production by Simulated Moving Bed Reactor
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2014
Supervisors: Alírio Rodrigues, Viviana Silva, Carla Pereira

Anna Maria Karpinska Portela
New Design Tools for Activated Sludge Process
Ph.D. Dissertation in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2014
Supervisors: Ricardo Santos, Madalena Dias, Rui Boaventura

Bianca Miguel de Souza
Degradação dos Fármacos Diclofenaco e 3-Amino-5-Metilisoxazol por um Processo Homogêneo de Foto-Fenton Solar Mediado por Complexos de Ferrioxalato
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical Engineering, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2014
Supervisors: M.V.Q. Dezotti (UFRJ), Vitor Vilar

Fabiola Vignola Hackbarth
Remoção de metais de efluentes petroquímicos sintéticos utilizando biomassa de macroalga marinha Pelvetia canaliculata como adsorvente
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical Engineering, Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil, 2014
Supervisors: Selene Ulson de Souza (UFSC), Antonio Ulson de Souza (UFSC), Vitor Vilar

Patrícia Alexandra Pinto Mendes
Separation of Hexane Isomers in Metal-Organic Frameworks (MOFS)
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP and University Versailles Saint-Quentin-en-Yvellines, Institut Lavoisier de Versailles, France, 2013
Supervisors: Christian Serre (ILV), Alírio Rodrigues, José António Silva

Carmen Susana de Deus Rodrigues
Textile Dyeing Wastewater Treatment by Single and Integrated Processes of Coagulation, Chemical Oxidation and Biological Degradation
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2013
Supervisors: Rui Boaventura, Luís Miguel Madeira (LEPABE, FEUP)

Aristídes Filipe Ferreira Pinto Carneiro
Carbohydrates & Ionic Liquids: from Phase Equilibria to Separation
Ph.D. Dissertation in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2013
Supervisors: Eugénia Macedo, Oscar Rodriguez

Mariana Augusta Neves Moreira
Separation of Xylene Isomers with Metal-Organic Framework (MOF) Adsorbents
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, FEUP, 2013
Supervisors: Alírio Rodrigues, Alexandre Ferreira, João Santos Santos

Víctor José Ferreira Ferreira
Development of Nanostructured Catalysts for the Oxidative Coupling of Methane
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2013
Supervisors: José Luís Figueiredo, Joaquim Luís Faria

Leandro Gonçalves Aguiar
Mathematical modeling and synthesis of styrene/divinylbenzene copolymers using classical free radical polymerization and nitroxide mediated radical polymerization
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, University of São Paulo, Brazil, 2013
Supervisors: Mário Rui Costa, Rolando Dias, R. Guidici (USP, Brazil)

Tatiana Andréevna Pozdniakova
Added Value from animal by-products residues using anaerobic digestion
Ph.D. Dissertation in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2013
Supervisors: Rui Boaventura, Ricardo Santos, M. Alves (U. Minho)

Ricardo Nuno de Oliveira Bastos Torcato
Methodology for competitiveness evaluation of technology developments – The RIMcop® case study
Ph.D. Dissertation in PhD on Leaders for the Technical Industries, FEUP, 2013
Supervisors: António Augusto Fernandes (LAETA, FEUP), Ricardo Santos, Richard Roth (MIT, USA)

Carlos Manuel Pereira da Fonte
The NETmix Reactor. Application to High Added-Value Products
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2013
Supervisors: Madalena Dias, José Carlos Lopes

Filipa Meireles Maia
Biphasic Systems using Ionic Liquids: Phase Equilibria and Extraction
Ph.D. Dissertation in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2013
Supervisors: Eugénia Macedo, Oscar Rodriguez

Marta Sofia Paulo da Silva
Optimization of the Parex unit of Matosinhos Refinery for the separation of p-xylene
Ph.D. Dissertation in Refining, Petrochemical and Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2013
In collaboration with GALP
Supervisors: Alírio Rodrigues, José Paulo Mota (U. Nova Lisboa), Rita Santos (GALP)

Mohamed Ashar Sultan Mohamed Yousuf
Modelling, simulation and experimental characterization of T-Jets reactors
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2013
Supervisors: Ricardo Santos, José Carlos Lopes

Rui Pedro Pinto Lopes Ribeiro
Electric Swing Adsorption for Gas Separation and Purification
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2013
Supervisors: Carlos Grande (SINTEF, Norway), Alírio Rodrigues

Alexandra Gabriela Gonçalves
Elimination of emergent organic pollutants by ozonation promoted by carbon materials
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2013
Supervisors: Fernando Pereira, José Órfão

Juliana Patrícia da Silva Sousa
Preparação e Modificação de Materiais de Carbono para o Controlo das Emissões de NOx
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2013
Supervisors: José Luís Figueiredo, Fernando Pereira

Ioan Solomon
Experimental adsorption of gases in various adsorbents
Gheorghe Asachi Technical University of Iași, Romania, 2013
Supervisors: S. Petrescu (TUIASI), Ioan Mamaliga (TUIASI), Alírio Rodrigues, José Miguel Loureiro, Ana Mafalda Ribeiro

Maria Cristiane Rabelo
Chromatographic separation of isomaltooligosaccharides on ion-exchange resins
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical Engineering, Federal University of Ceará, Brazil, 2013
Supervisors: Diana Azevedo (UFC), Alírio Rodrigues

Naruewan Chanburanasiri
Adsorption enhanced reaction process for hydrogen production from steam reforming of methane
Chulalongkorn University, Thailand, 2013
Supervisors: Suttichai Assabumrungrat (Chulalongkorn University), Alírio Rodrigues, Ana Mafalda Ribeiro

Lucasz Wisniewski
Chromatographic separation of galacto oligosaccharides (GOS)
Sri Krishnadevaraya University, India, 2013
Supervisors: Milan Polakovic (SKU), Alírio Rodrigues, Carla Pereira

Tahereh Asadi
Experimental study and modelling of CO2 removal from NG by using nano metal-based sorbents
Isfahan University of Technology, Iran, Islamic Republic of, 2013
Supervisors: M. Reza Ehsani (IUT), Alírio Rodrigues, Ana Mafalda Ribeiro, José Miguel Loureiro

Diego Ricieri Manenti
Textile wastewater treatment using integrated electroflotation, photo-Fenton and biological processes
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, Univerisidade Estadual de Maringá, Brazil, 2013
Supervisors: R. Bergamasco (UEM, Brazil), A.N. Módenes (UEM, Brazil), Vitor Vilar

Carla Alexandra Orge Fonseca
Tertiary treatment of effluents by catalytic ozonation
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2012
Supervisors: Fernando Pereira, José Órfão

Cláudio António Pereira da Fonte
Mixing Studies with Impinging Jets. PIV/PLIF Experiments and CFD Simulation
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2012
Supervisors: José Carlos Lopes, Ricardo Santos

Sara Isabel da Cruz Silvério
Laccase Recovery from Fermentation Broth using Aqueous Two-Phase Systems
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2012
Supervisors: Eugénia Macedo, José A. Teixeira (U.Minho)

Elodie Gonçalves Rodrigues
Catalytic Valorization of Glycerol
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2012
Supervisors: José Órfão, Fernando Pereira

Isabel Maria Duque Martins
Microencapsulation of thyme oil by coacervation: production, characterization and release evaluation
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2012
Supervisors: Alírio Rodrigues, Filomena Barreiro

Nuno André Barbosa dos Santos Graça
Simulated Moving Bed Separators/Reactors: Applicaion to the synthesis of 1,1-dibutoxyethane (DBE)
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2012
Supervisors: Alírio Rodrigues, Luís Pais

Ana Maria F. P. A. dos Santos
Study of water quality at Luanda Bay: Distribution of heavy metals in water, suspended solids and sediments
Agostinho Neto University, Angola, 2012
Supervisors: Anabela Leitão (UAN), Rui Boaventura

Fernanda Batista de Souza
Remoção de metais de efluentes petroquímicos por adsorção, biossorção e extração micelar
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical Engineering, Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil, 2012
Supervisors: Selene Ulson de Souza (UFSC), Antonio Ulson de Souza (UFSC), Vitor Vilar

Zhen Liu
Adsorption process for CO2 capture from flue gas of coal-fired power plant
East China University of Science and Technology, China, 2012
Supervisors: Yu Jianguo (ECUST), Ping Li (ECUST), Alírio Rodrigues

João Pedro de Ferreira Lopes
Convection, diffusion and reaction: Bridging scales in science and engineering
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2011
Supervisors: Alírio Rodrigues, Silvana Cardoso (U. Cambridge, UK)

Raquel Oliveira Cristovão
Degradation of dye-containing textile effluents by enzymatic catalysis
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2011
Supervisors: Eugénia Macedo, José Miguel Loureiro, Rui Boaventura

Nuno Miguel Ferreira Garrido
Prediction of Industrially Relevant Solvation and Partitioning Properties from Molecular Simulation
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2011
Supervisors: Eugénia Macedo, António José Queimada, Miguel Jorge

Miguel André Abreu Teixeira
Perfume Performance and Classification: Perfumery Quaternary-Quinary Diagram (PQ2D®) and Perfumery Radar
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2011
Supervisors: Alírio Rodrigues, Oscar Rodríguez, Vera Mata

Chunzhi Shen
CO2 capture by adsorption process using carbonaceous materials
East China University of Science and Technology, China, 2011
Supervisors: Yu Jianguo (ECUST), Alírio Rodrigues

Paulo Jorge da Cunha Gomes
The NETmix® Reactor: Strategies for Optimization and Development of New Reactor Designs
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2011
Supervisors: José Carlos Lopes, Madalena Dias, Viviana Silva

Mulangu Malenga Justin
Contribuição para o estudo de plantas medicinais de Angola com actividade hepatoprotectora. Caracterização do perfil fenólico da Boerhaavia difusa L. (Ditumbate) por HPLC-PAD-MS/ESI
Agostinho Neto University, Angola, 2011
Supervisors: Anabela Leitão (UAN), Alírio Rodrigues

Olívia Salomé Gonçalves Pinto Soares
Nitrate Removal by Catalytic Reduction with Hydrogen
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2010
Supervisors: Fernando Pereira, José Órfão

Jaime Duarte Rodrigues
Desenvolvimento do Método de Elementos Finitos Móveis para a Simulação de Processos Cíclicos de Separação
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2010
Supervisors: Maria do Carmo Coimbra, Alírio Rodrigues

Filipe Vidal da Silva Lopes
New pressure swing adsorption cycles for hydrogen purification for steam reforming off-gases
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2010
Supervisors: Alírio Rodrigues, Carlos Grande

Fátima Lisboa Mota
Solubility Studies with Pharmaceutical Applications
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2010
Supervisors: Eugénia Macedo, Simão Pinho

António Manuel Esteves Ribeiro
Influência do solvente no desempenho de separações quirais em leito móvel simulado
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2010
Supervisors: Alírio Rodrigues, Luís Pais

Vera Patrícia da Costa Oliveira Santos
Catalytic Oxidation of Volatile Organic Compounds
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2010
Supervisors: José Luís Figueiredo, José Órfão

Israel Pedruzzi
Produção biotecnológica de sorbitol e ácido lactobiónico com separação simultânea em sistema de leito móvel simulado
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2010
Supervisors: Alírio Rodrigues, Eduardo A.B. Silva

Patrick da Silva Bárcia
Separation of light naphta for the octane upgrading of gasoline
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2010
Supervisors: Alírio Rodrigues, José António Silva

Carlos Mendonça do Espírito Santo
Analysis, Evaluation and Optimization of the Wastewater Treatment System in an Oil Refinery
Ph.D. Dissertation in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2010
Supervisors: Rui Boaventura, Cidália Botelho

Adriana Donelian
Fracionamento do óleo essencial de patchouli em meio supercrítico
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical Engineering, Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil, 2010
Supervisors: Ricardo Machado (UFSC), Alírio Rodrigues

Carla Sofia Marques Pereira
Process Intensification for the Green Solvent Ethyl Lactate Production based on Simulated Moving Bed and Pervaporation Membrane Reactors
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2009
Supervisors: Alírio Rodrigues, Viviana Silva

Adriano Salgado Ribeiro
Production of Decyl Acetate by Enzymatic Catalysis
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2009
Supervisors: Eugénia Macedo, José Miguel Loureiro

Pedro Miguel de Sá Gomes
Advances in Simulated Moving Bed: New Operating Modes; New Design Methodologies; and Product (FlexSMB-LSRE®) Development
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2009
Supervisors: Alírio Rodrigues, Mirjana Minceva

Eduardo Luís Gomes Oliveira
Sorption Enhanced Steam Methane Reforming Process for Continuous Production of Hydrogen in Pressure Swing Adsorptive Reactors
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2009
Supervisors: Alírio Rodrigues, Carlos Grande

Carla Sofia Nogueira Rodrigues Teixeira
Microencapsulation of perfumes for application in textile industry
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2009
Supervisors: Vera Mata, Filomena Barreiro

Adelino Filipe Carrapatoso Cunha
Hydrogen Production by Catalytic Decomposition of Methane
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2009
Supervisors: José Luís Figueiredo, José Órfão

Sílvia Cristina Rodrigues dos Santos
Adsorption of textile dyes in natural and waste materials of inorganic matrix
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2009
Supervisors: Rui Boaventura

Carolina Andreia Borges Cateto
Lignin-based polyurethanes: characterization, synthesis and applications
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP and l´Institut Polytechnique de Grenoble (PAGORA-INP), 2009
Supervisors: Alírio Rodrigues, Filomena Barreiro, Naceur Belcagem (INP)

Tirzhá Lins Porto Dantas
Separação de dióxido de carbono por adsorção a partir de misturas sintéticas do tipo gás de exaustão
Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil, 2009
Supervisors: Regina Muniz Moreira (UFSC), Alírio Rodrigues

Bruno Alexandre Fernandes Ribeiro Machado
Novel Catalytic Systems for the Selective Hydrogenation of α,β-Unsaturated Aldehydes
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2009
Supervisors: Joaquim Luís Faria, Helder Gomes

José Daniel Pacheco Araújo
Production of vanillin from lignin present in the Kraft black liquor of the pulp and paper industry
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2008
Supervisors: Alírio Rodrigues

Miguel Ângelo Granato
Molecular Simulation of Adsorptive Processes
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2008
Supervisors: Alírio Rodrigues

Pedro António Palma Madeira
Protein Partitioning in Polymer/Polymer Aqueous two-Phase Systems
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2008
Supervisors: Eugénia Macedo, José A. Teixeira (U.Minho)

Patrícia Celeste Curval Faria
Catalytic Ozonation of Effluents from the Textile Industry
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2008
Supervisors: Fernando Pereira, José Órfão

Nabil Lamia
Modélisation de la Séparation du Mélange Propane/Propylène par Adsorption en Lit Mobile Simulé
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2008
Supervisors: Alírio Rodrigues

Maria Isabel da Silva Nunes
Micromixing in Chemical Reactors – Test Reactions
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2008
Supervisors: José Carlos Lopes, Madalena Dias

Cláudia Sofia Castro Gomes da Silva
Synthesis, Spectroscopy and Characterization of Titanium Dioxide Based Photocatalysts for the Degradative Oxidation of Organic Pollutants
Ph.D. Dissertation in Chemical and Biological Engineering, FEUP, 2008
Supervisors: Joaquim Luís Faria

Judite dos Santos Vieira
Transformações Biogeoquímicas na Bacia Hidrográfica do Rio Lis
Ph.D. Dissertation in Science Engineering, FEUP, 2007
Supervisors: Cidália Botelho, Rui Boaventura

Nuno Miguel Pinto Moreira
Revestimento têxtil hot melt com polímeros termoplásticos
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2017
In collaboration with CITEVE, Portugal
Supervisors: Fernando Pereira, Maria Augusta Marinho (CITEVE)

João Miguel Ferreira de Almeida e Silva
Removal of contaminants from water by electrocoagulation
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2017
Supervisors: Ana Mafalda Ribeiro

Ana Gracinda Ferrás Faria
Aplicação do fotoreator FluHelik na remediação de águas contaminadas com 3-amino-5-metilisoxazol por processos de oxidação avançados
Master in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2017
Supervisors: Vitor Vilar

João Albano da Cunha Oliveira
An integrated use of Macroalgae as bioproducts source and biosorbent for environmental applications
Master in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2016
Supervisors: Cidália Botelho

Bernardo Sousa Pinto Rosa
Synthesis of chemicals with pharmaceutical interest using green technologies
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2016
Supervisors: Joaquim Luís Faria

Ana Isabel Louçano Trigo
Estudo da Purificação de Salmoura com Resinas Aminodiacéticas e Aminofosfónicas
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2016
In collaboration with CUF, Portugal
Supervisors: José Miguel Loureiro, Jorge Prior (CUF)

Gonçalo Vidal Ferreira Froufe dos Santos
CFD Modeling and Simulation of Phase-Changing Multiphase Flows
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2016
Supervisors: Ricardo Santos

Paulo Miguel Oliveira Cardoso do Carmo
Numerical Studies of Dispersion in Packed Beds of Spherical Particles
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2016
In collaboration with IFP Energy Nouvelles, France
Supervisors: Madalena Dias, Cláudio Fonte (IFPen)

Margarida Sarmento e Cunha Abrunhosa de Brito
Experimental and Numerical Studies on Topology of Mixing
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2016
Supervisors: Ricardo Santos, José Carlos Lopes

David Armando de Oliveira Pinto
Influence of Operating Conditions on the precision of the kinetic parameters for different kinetic laws
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2016
In collaboration with IFP Energie Nouvelles, France
Supervisors: José Miguel Loureiro, Alberto Servia and Jan Verstraete (IFPen)

Marta Filipa Pereira Duarte
Nova geração de materiais de elétrodo para aplicação em células de combustível
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2016
Supervisors: Fernando Pereira, Inês Rocha

Ana Margarida Gorito Gonçalves
Coupling Constructed Wetlands and Advanced Oxidation Processes
Master in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2016
Supervisors: Adrián Silva

João Carlos Gonçalves de Sousa
Determination of Contaminants of Emerging Concern in Surface Water
Master in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2016
Supervisors: Adrián Silva

Ana Rosalina Ribeiro Caseiro
Redução fotocatalítica de Cr(VI) em solução aquosa usando um fotoreator tubular empacotado com monólitos de acetato de celulose revestidos com TiO2-P25
Master in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2016
Supervisors: Vitor Vilar

Stefan Pereira Padrão
Intensificação do processo de fotocatálise heterogénea usando um micro-meso fotoreator para degradação de n-decano em fase gasosa
Master in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2016
Supervisors: Vitor Vilar

Ana Isabel Teixeira Martins de Carvalho
Funcionalização de substratos têxteis: Promoção da proteção à radiação ultravioleta
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2016
In collaboration with CITEVE, Portugal
Supervisors: Fernando Pereira, José Morgado (CITEVE)

Alexandre Ferreira de Brito Vaz Fernandes
Remoção de Bromato e Nitrato em Águas por Redução Catalítica com Hidrogénio
Master in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2016
Supervisors: Fernando Pereira, Salomé Soares

Bárbara Raquel da Costa Vieira
Remoção de Arsénio de Águas Contaminadas por Adsorção na Alga Sargassum Muticum Revestida de Ferro
Master in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2016
Supervisors: Ariana Pintor

Cristiano Rodrigues Matias
Avaliação da incorporação de biodiesel em gasóleo Rodoviário
Master in Energy and Environmental Engineering, ESTG-IPL, 2015
Supervisors: Sílvia Monteiro, Kirill Ispolnov

Clementina da Conceição Soares Ribeiro
Synthesis and Characterization of Conductive Polymers with Applications in Solar Cells
Master in Renewable Energies, IPB, 2015
Supervisors: Rolando Dias

Inês Hermenegildo Silva
Caracterização da reprodução e ensaios de crescimento da Tilápia Moçambicana (Oreochromis mossambicus, Peters 1852)
Master in Aquaculture, IPL, 2015
Supervisors: Raul Bernardino

Luís Miguel Lima Resende
The use of animal processed proteins and fat on the growth performance of rainbow trout (Onchorynchus mykiss)
Master in Food Safety and Quality Management, IPL, 2015
Supervisors: Raul Bernardino

Hélder Tiago Alves Amorim
Digestão Anaeróbia de Resíduos Gerados na FEUP: Relva e Glicerol
Master in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2015
Supervisors: Fernando Pereira

Carlos Miguel Ferreira de Almeida
Evaluation of the Electrochemical Properties of Sulfur Polymers using Cyclic Voltammetry
Master in Renewable Energies, IPB, 2015
Supervisors: Rolando Dias

Ana Filipa Fernandes Lobo de Freitas
Synthesis and Characterization of Molecularly Imprinted Polymer Particles (MIPs) for Biomedical Applications
Master in Biomedical Technology, IPB, 2015
Supervisors: Rolando Dias

Helena Isabel Monteiro Barranha
Development of a reduced-order model for oil and gas reservoirs
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2015
In collaboration with PSE, Process Systems Entreprise, London, United Kingdom
Supervisors: Alexandre Ferreira, José Miguel Loureiro, Adekola Lawal (PSE)

Ailton César Neves Ramos
Caraterização de uma aguardente de cana de açúcar - Grogue de Cabo Verde
Master in Food Safety and Quality Management, IPL, 2015
Supervisors: Raul Bernardino

Joana Filipa dos Santos Rocha
Multi-Eulerian CFD modeling and simulation of pilot-scale ebullated-beds
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2015
In collaboration with IFP Energies Nouvelles, France
Supervisors: José Carlos Lopes

Edmilson da Veiga Vaz
Tecnologias de Membranas para Dessalinização e Purificação das Águas
Master in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2015
Supervisors: Adrián Silva, José Luís Figueiredo

Sílvia Vanessa dos Santos Barbosa
Adsorption equilibrium and fixed-bed adsorption of phenolic acids onto polymeric adsorbent
Master in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2015
Supervisors: Alírio Rodrigues, Paula Pinto

Mariana Rodrigues Ferreira de Sousa Gomes
Modelling and validation of CO2 Capture Processes with Piperazine
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2015
In collaboration with PSE, Process Systems Enterprise, United Kingdom
Supervisors: Ana Mafalda Ribeiro, José Miguel Loureiro, Javier Rodriguez (PSE)

Marta Sofia Oliveira Barbosa
Treatment of water pollutants defined in the recently launched Directive 2013/39/EU
Master in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2015
Supervisors: Adrián Silva, Ana Rita Ribeiro, Fernando Pereira

Cindy Clarisse Carvalho
Fibras têxteis não convencionais com propriedades de conforto melhoradas
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2015
In collaboration with CeNTI, Portugal
Supervisors: Fernando Pereira

Paula Rute Chibante Teixeira
Incorporação de quitosano em têxteis hospitalares reutilizáveis
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2015
In collaboration with CITEVE, Portugal
Supervisors: Fernando Pereira

João Ricardo Gomes Vaz Silva
Carbon Dioxide Conversion to Renewable Fuels
Master in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2015
Supervisors: Adrián Silva, Luisa Pastrana Martinez, Joaquim Luís Faria

Mariama Cândido Sanó
Avaliação da ecotoxicidade da água no rio Lis
Master in Energy and Environmental Engineering, ESTG-IPL, 2015
Supervisors: Judite Vieira, S. Santos

Tânia Encarnação Neves
Contribuições para a valorização de resíduos de plástico
Master in Energy and Environmental Engineering, ESTG-IPL, 2015
In collaboration with Revalor, Lda, Portugal
Supervisors: Nelson Oliveira, L. Heleno

João Pedro Bebiano e Costa
Immobilization of Laccase over carbon nanotubes for biocatalysis applications
Master in Bioengineering, FEUP, 2015
Supervisors: Cláudia Silva, A.P.M. Tavares (CICECO, Univ. Aveiro)

Nuno Nascimento Ciravegna da Fonseca
CO2 conversion to renewable fuels
Master in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2015
Supervisors: Adrián Silva, Luisa Pastrana Martinez, Joaquim Luís Faria

Patrícia Maria Rodrigues dos Reis Fernandes Lopes
Membranes structured for water desalination and purification
Master in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2015
Supervisors: Adrián Silva, Sérgio Morales Torres, José Luís Figueiredo

Inês Joana Pinto Borges
Desenvolvimento de formulações para substratos flexíveis com base em materiais renováveis
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2015
In collaboration with CeNTI, Portugal
Supervisors: Fernando Pereira

Mariana Isabel de Castro Rebelo
Desenvolvimento de fibras por wet spinning, otimização de materiais e processos
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2015
Supervisors: Adrián Silva, Ana Rita Ribeiro, Fernando Pereira

Franciely dos Santos de Oliveira
Microencapsulação de extratos naturais ricos em flavonoides visando o desenvolvimento de alimentos funcionais com propriedades quimiopreventivas
Master in Food Quality and Safety, Instituto Politécnico de Bragança, 2015
In collaboration with UTFPR, Brazil
Supervisors: Filomena Barreiro, Bogdan Demczuk Junior (UTFPR, Brazil)

João Alves Pinto
Valorization of almond agro-industrial residues: production of biopolyols from almond Shell
Master in Chemical Engineering, IPB, 2015
Supervisors: Filomena Barreiro

João António Ferreira Ribeiro
Interactive/automated method to count bacterial colonies
Master in Biomedical Technology / Medical Signals and Instrumentation, IPB, 2015
Supervisors: Fernando C. Monteiro (IPB), Ramiro Martins

Lenon Henrique Gonçalves Felício
Otimização do processo de produção de biodiesel e caracterização de parâmetros de qualidade
Master in Chemical Engineering, IPB, 2015
Supervisors: Paulo Brito, Helder Gomes, António Ribeiro

Patrícia do Carmo Claro Diz
Ultrassound-assisted extraction of mycosterols fom Agaricus bisporous L. vs conventional Soxhlet extraction
Master in Chemical Engineering, IPB, 2015
Supervisors: Filomena Barreiro, Isabel C.F.R. Ferreira (ESA-IPB)

Rami Sami Arafah
Separation of Nadolol Stereoisomers by Liquid Chromatography using Chiralpak IA Chiral Stationary Phase
Master in Chemical Engineering, IPB, 2015
Supervisors: Luís Pais, António Ribeiro

Juliana Salomão Maria
Tratamento anaeróbio do efluente da indústria de lacticínios usando um reactor UASB
Master in Environmental Engineering, Agostinho Neto University , 2015
Supervisors: Ramiro Martins, A.A. Leitão

Nicole Danielle Manteigas Feliciano
Otimização Energética de Sistemas de Arejamento e Agitação
Master in Energy and Environmental Engineering, ESTG-IPL, 2014
In collaboration with Empresa Águas do Oeste, Portugal
Supervisors: Judite Vieira

Elson All-Hakine Nomane Rodrigues
Processo de Fenton homogéneo para tratamento de efluentes vinícolas – piloto industrial
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2014
In collaboration with Adventech, Portugal
Supervisors: Fernando Pereira, Adrián Silva, S.M.C. Silva (Adventech)

Cláudia Rubina Spínola Franco
Pressure Swing Adsorption for Hydrogen Purification
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2014
In collaboration with PSE, Process Systems Entreprise, London, United Kingdom
Supervisors: Ana Mafalda Ribeiro, Maarten Nauta (PSE), José Miguel Loureiro

Catarina do Souto Paradela
Projeto Piloto de Compostagem Acelerada
Master in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2014
Supervisors: Fernando Pereira

Ana Carolina Costa Mota
Partial Molar Volumes of Amino Acids in Aqueous MgSO4 Solutions between 278.15 and 308.15 K
Master in Biomedical Technology, ESTiG-IPB, 2014
Supervisors: S.P. Pinho, O. Ferreira

Rómulo Tiago Loureiro da Silva Oliveira
Modeling and simulation of flow and heat transfer in shell-type power transformers
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2014
Supervisors: José Carlos Lopes

Miguel Domingos da Silva
Hydrodynamic modeling of adsorption columns - Application to the separation of xylenes
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2014
Supervisors: José Carlos Lopes

Joana Cristina de Almeida Ferreira
Hydrodynamic modeling of a valve trays
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2014
Supervisors: José Carlos Lopes

Renata Vaz Botelho
Development of a predictive model of gas oil composition
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2014
Supervisors: José Carlos Lopes

Diana Lira Pereira
Produção de Combustíveis Verdes a Partir de Resíduos Agro-florestais
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2014
In collaboration with SysAdvance, Portugal
Supervisors: Eugénia Macedo, P. Bárcia (SysAdvance)

Ana Catarina Pedrosa da Rocha
Composição de polímeros reciclados com libertação reduzida de compostos orgânicos voláteis
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2014
In collaboration with CeNTI, Portugal
Supervisors: Fernando Pereira

Andreia Sofia Couto Ferreira
Desenvolvimento de multifilamentos a partir de compósitos poliméricos com efeito de regulação térmica
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2014
In collaboration with CeNTI, Portugal
Supervisors: Fernando Pereira

Carla Manuela Pires Esteves
Membranes with nanostructured materials for water desalination and purification
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2014
Supervisors: Adrián Silva, Sérgio Morales Torres, José Luís Figueiredo

Joana Mafalda da Sousa Pimenta
Desenvolvimento de têxteis com capacidade de remoção ou libertação de odores/fragrâncias
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2014
In collaboration with CeNTI, Portugal
Supervisors: Fernando Pereira

Nuno Filipe Figueiredo Moreira
Integrated catalytic processes for the treatment of organic pollutants and inactivation of microorganisms
Master in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2014
Supervisors: Fernando Pereira, Adrián Silva, O.C.P. Nunes (LEPABE, FEUP)

Renato Alexandre Moreira Azevedo
Imobilização de peroxidase em nanotubos de carbono para síntese de biocatalizadores com alto desempenho
Master in Bioengineering, FEUP, 2014
Supervisors: Cláudia Silva, A.P.M. Tavares

Ana Catarina Godinho Moreira
Microencapsulação de Óleos Essenciais
Master in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2014
Supervisors: Isabel Martins, Alírio Rodrigues

Maria João Barbosa Regufe
Syngas Purification Using MIL-125(Ti)_NH2
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2014
Supervisors: Ana Mafalda Ribeiro, Alexandre Ferreira

Andreia Gonçalves Martins
Otimização de um Reator à Escala Laboratorial para Sorção de Óleos e Gorduras em Granulados de Cortiça
Master in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2014
Supervisors: Cidália Botelho, Ariana Pintor

Bárbara Isabela Teixeira Cardoso
Implementação do Licenciamento Ambiental e Reformulação do Parque de Resíduos
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2014
Supervisors: Cidália Botelho, Miguel Maia

Nuno Filipe Pereira da Silva
Crescimento de Microalgas em Águas Residuais: Produção de Biomassa e Remoção de Nutrientes
Master in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2014
Supervisors: J.C.M: Pires (LEPABE, FEUP), Vitor Vilar

Liliana Angélica da Silva Ferreira
Photocatalytic production of hydrogen from biomass
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2014
Supervisors: Cláudia Silva, Joaquim Luís Faria

Carolina Renata Correia Duarte
Monitorização e sensibilização de compostagem doméstica
Master in Energy and Environmental Engineering, ESTG-IPL, 2014
Supervisors: Nelson Oliveira, L. Heleno

Angelina Maria da Costa Santos Mendes
Análise Estatística e Correlacional de Micropoluentes num Porto Marítimo Comercial
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2014
Supervisors: M.A.C. Alves (LEPABE, FEUP), Rui Boaventura, N.R. Neto (LEPABE, FEUP)

André Costa Sousa
Remoção de Arsénio e Antimónio de Soluções Aquosas por Biossorção
Master in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2014
Supervisors: Cidália Botelho, Hélder Durão (IDIT)

Mélanie De Paiva Pereira
Equilíbrio e Cinética de Dessorção de Água na Malva
Master in Biomedical Technology, IPB, 2014
Supervisors: José António Silva, António Ribeiro

Débora Cristina dos Santos Cardoso Sá
Membrane filtration and extraction of biomolecules (polyphenols) from process water in thermomechanical pulp mills
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2014
In collaboration with RePSeM - Laboratoire de Reconnaissance et Procédés de Séparation Moléculaire, IPHC -Institut Pluri, France
Supervisors: José Miguel Loureiro, D. Trébouet (RePSeM)

Sílvia Maria Alves Ribeiro
Encapsulação e Libertação Controlada de Fármacos
Master in Biomedical Technology, IPB, 2014
Supervisors: José António Silva, António Ribeiro

Ana Patrícia de Almeida Freitas
Desenvolvimento de um sistema de quantificação de TCA em solução aquosa, por voltametria
Master in Chemical and Biological Processes, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Coimbra do Instituto Politécnico de Coimbra, 2014
Supervisors: L.M.N. Castro, A.C.A. Veloso, António Peres

Carla Alexandra Lopes Machado
Synthesis and Characterization of Smart Hydrogels for Controlled Drug Release Considering RAFT Polymerization and SEC with Tetra-Detection
Master in Chemical Engineering, IPB, 2014
Supervisors: Rolando Dias

Catarina Pereira Gomes
Surfactant-Free Emulsion Polymerization by “Grafting From” Polyvinylamine Stabilizer”
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2014
In collaboration with Jose Ramon Leiza, Polymat, San Sebastian, Spain
Supervisors: Rolando Dias

Daniela Oliveira
Experimental Studies and Mathematical Modeling of Drug Release in Interpenetrating Polymer Networks
Master in Biomedical Technology, IPB, 2014
Supervisors: Rolando Dias

Patrícia Reitor
Preparation and Testing of Smart Hydrogels for Reversible Immobilization/Separation of Proteins and DNA
Master in Biomedical Technology, IPB, 2014
Supervisors: Rolando Dias

Paulo Tristão
Encapsulation of Phase Change Materials (PCM) for Applications in Energy Storage
Master in Renewable Energies, IPB, 2014
Supervisors: Rolando Dias

Joana Vilas Boas Lima
Sistema termo refletor para telhados “Cool Roofs”
Master in Chemical Engineering, IPB, 2014
In collaboration with CIN, Portugal
Supervisors: Filomena Barreiro, Helder Gomes, F. Oliveira (CIN)

Sara Filipa Leal Pinto
Waterborn Latex with Renewable Oil Sources
Master in Chemical Engineering, IPB, 2014
In collaboration with M.J. Barandiaran, Polymat, San Sebastian, Spain
Supervisors: Rolando Dias

Zelda Manuel Menezes Alberto
Análise de águas minerais com e sem sabor com uma língua eletrónica potenciométrica
Master in Food Quality and Safety, Escola Superior Agrária IPB, 2014
Supervisors: António Peres, L.A.G. Dias

Victor Miguel da Silva Pinto
Caracterização, Avaliação da Biodegradabilidade e Tratamento de Águas Residuais da Indústria de Conservas de Peixe
Master in Environmental Technology, IPB, 2014
Supervisors: Ramiro Martins, Raquel Cristóvão, Rui Boaventura

Cátia Sofia Ribeiro de Sousa
The Cation Specific Effects on the Aqueous Solubility of Amino Acids: Experimental and Molecular Dynamics Simulations Contributions
Master in Chemical Engineering, ESTiG-IPB , 2014
Supervisors: Simão Pinho, Olga Ferreira, L. Tomé (Universidade de Aveiro)

Filipa Manuela Alves Calvo Casimiro
Determinação Experimental do Equilíbrio Líquido-Vapor em Misturas com Relevância na Indústria das Biorefinarias
Master in Chemical Engineering, ESTiG-IPB , 2014
Supervisors: Simão Pinho, Olga Ferreira, C.S. Pereira (FEUP)

Diogo Filipe Moreira dos Santos
Treatment of agro-industrial effluents by advanced oxidation
Master in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2014
In collaboration with Adventech, Portugal
Supervisors: Fernando Pereira

Hugo Davide Costa
Production of Materials with Electrochemical Applications through the Inverse-Vulcanization of Sulphur
Master in Renewable Energies, IPB, 2014
Supervisors: Rolando Dias

Luís Carlos Matos da Silva
Estudos de otimização do processo de produção de biodiesel e análise de parâmetros de qualidade
Master in Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency, IPB, 2014
Supervisors: P. Brito, António Ribeiro, Helder Gomes

Stefan dos Santos Cunha
Aplicação de nanopartículas magnéticas em hipertermia magnetic
Master in Biomedical Technology, IPB, 2014
Supervisors: Helder Gomes, P.J. Rodrigues (IPB), R. Lima (IPB)

Aida Estevez Delgado
Green Fuel Production (1,1 - Diethoxybutane). DEB Production by Sorption Enhanced Reactor
Master in Erasmus Student, FEUP, 2014
Supervisors: Alírio Rodrigues, C.S. Pereira

Nuno Gonçalo Pacheco Lourenço
Simulation of tubular reactors for photocatalytic applications
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2013
Supervisors: José Carlos Lopes

Daniel Birra Queirós
Application of a new Homogeneous Solar Photo-Fenton Process using Iron(III) Complexes with Organic Ligands in the Degradation of Antibiotics
Master in Environmental Sciences and Technologies, FCUP, 2013
Supervisors: Vitor Vilar

Ana Sofia Malaquias Vinhas Marques Pereira
Produção e caracterização de compostos bioativos utilizando fungos endófitos
Master in Chemical and Biological Processes, Instituto Politécnico de Coimbra, 2013
Supervisors: Ana Cristina Veloso (ISEC), Susana Cardoso (ESAC), Paula Baptista (IPB)

Carlos Manuel Guimarães de Sá Camboa
Optimização da gestão de resíduos na fábrica de Avanca da Nestlé - estratégias de minimização da deposição de resíduos em aterro
Master in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2013
Supervisors: Fernando Pereira

Fátima Isabel Oliveira Moreira Monteiro
Estudo de processos reativos em materiais de natureza celulósica
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2013
Supervisors: Fernando Pereira

Paulo Miguel Rodrigues Ramos
Desenvolvimento de novos materiais para construção de edifícios energicamente sustentáveis
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2013
Supervisors: Fernando Pereira

Carlos André de Moura Teixeira
Direct Numerical Simulation of Fixed-Bed Reactors: Effect of Random Packing
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2013
Supervisors: José Carlos Lopes, Matthieu Rolland (IFPEN, Lyon, France)

Joana Barbosa Leão Pereira
Industrial burner simulations with ANSYS FLUENT for combustion model validation under typical operating conditions
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2013
Supervisors: José Carlos Lopes

Ana Isabel Melro Martins
Projeto de otimização da estação de pré-tratamento de águas residuais industriais
Master in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2013
Supervisors: Cidália Botelho

Patrícia Sofia Ferreira Ramalho
Desenvolvimento de revestimentos poliméricos curáveis por radiação UV
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2013
Supervisors: Fernando Pereira

Ana Teresa da Silva Cardoso Brandão
Membranes with nanostructured carbon materials for water desalination and purification
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2013
Supervisors: Adrián Silva, José Luís Figueiredo

Irene Maria Duarte Gonçalves
Development of hydrophobing agents for wood
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2013
Supervisors: Fernando Pereira

Ana Cláudia Fernandes Martins
Extratos fenólicos de Rubus ulmifolius Schott: caracterização química, atividade antioxidante e encapsulação para fins nutracêuticos
Master in Pharmacy and Chemistry of Natural Products, ESA-IPB, 2013
Supervisors: Filomena Barreiro, I. Ferreira (CIMO-ESA), A.M. Carvalho (CIMO-IPB)

Andreia Sofia Pires Fernandes
Análise de Azeites Monovarietais com uma Língua Electrónica
Master in Food Quality and Safety, ESA-IPB, 2013
Supervisors: António Peres

Diana Cristina Mesquita Medeiros
Chemical Representation of Complex Mixtures
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2013
Supervisors: José Carlos Lopes, Jan Verstraete (IFPEN, Lyon, France)

Érica Cristina Almeida Leite
Dispersões aquosas de poliuretano como material base para o desenvolvimento de sistemas de libertação controlada
Master in Chemical Engineering, ESTiG-IPB , 2013
Supervisors: Filomena Barreiro, Armando da Silva Cunha Júnior (UFMG-Brazil)

Joana Barbosa Leão Pereira
Industrial burner simulations with ANSYS® FLUENT® for combustion model validation under typical operating conditions
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2013
Supervisors: José Carlos Lopes, Philippe Béard (IFPEN, Lyon, France)

Joana Santos Viegas
Encapsulação de extratos fenólicos de Rosa micrantha Borrer ex Sm para fins alimentares
Master in Food Quality and Safety, ESA-IPB, 2013
Supervisors: Filomena Barreiro, Isabel Ferreira (CIMO-ESA)

Mara Emanuela Barra Cancela de Sousa
Língua electrónica potenciométrica: uma ferramenta para análise da qualidade do mel
Master in Chemistry, FCUP, 2013
Supervisors: António Peres

Marisa Ramos Barroso
Extratos fenólicos de Helichrysum stoechas (L.) Moench: caracterização química, atividade antioxidante e encapsulação para utilização em dermocosmética
Master in Pharmacy and Chemistry of Natural Products, ESA-IPB, 2013
Supervisors: Filomena Barreiro, Isabel Ferreira (CIMO-ESA), Ana Maria Carvalho (CIMO-IPB)

Rita Alexandra Santos da Costa
Synthesis and testing of smart hydrogels for controlled drug release
Master in Chemical Engineering, ESTiG-IPB , 2013
Supervisors: Rolando Dias

Cristiana Bonifácio
Desenvolvimento de Argamassa Ecológica com Propriedades Térmicas
Master in Energy and Environmental Engineering, ESTG-IPL, 2013
In collaboration with Lena Argamassas, Portugal
Supervisors: Nelson Oliveira

Lélia Susana Pereira dos Santos
Estudo de sorventes para remoção de corante reativo das águas residuais da Indústria de Curtumes
Master in Energy and Environmental Engineering, ESTG-IPL, 2013
In collaboration with Centro Tecnológico das Indústrias dos Cortumes, Portugal
Supervisors: Nelson Oliveira

Tânia Monteiro Rodrigues
Bioenergias em Portugal – contributo para a sua divulgação
Master in Energy and Environmental Engineering, ESTG-IPL, 2013
Supervisors: Nelson Oliveira

Ana Sofia Leite da Costa
Otimização do processo de elaboração de receitas de tingimento em laboratório
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2013
Supervisors: Fernando Pereira

Gil Pedro da Silva
Development of coatings for synthetic materials
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2013
Supervisors: Fernando Pereira

Catarina Soares Marques
Membrane Processes for Carbon Capture
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2013
In collaboration with PSE, Process Systems Entreprise, London, United Kingdom
Supervisors: José Miguel Loureiro, Adekola Lawal (PSE)

Lucília Graciosa de Sousa Ribeiro
Catalisadores suportados em nanotubos de carbono para a oxidação seletiva de glicerol
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2012
Supervisors: José Órfão, Fernando Pereira

Catarina Isabel Neves Ferreira dos Santos
Optimization of polymeric coating of natural cork stoppers
Master in Bioengineering, FEUP, 2012
Supervisors: Cidália Botelho

Marcelo Filipe dos Santos Costa
Development of Nanomaterials using the NETmix® Technology: Application to Production of MOFs
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2012
Supervisors: José Carlos Lopes, Madalena Dias

Diana Sofia Barreira Cunha
Reprocessing of medical devices labelled as "single use only"
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2012
Supervisors: José Carlos Lopes

Vânia Filipa Alves Morais
Avaliação do desempenho de qualidade, ambiente e segurança, numa empresa responsável pela distribuição de água e pela dreagem e tratamento de águas residuais
Master in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2012
In collaboration with Águas Residuais e Pluviais da Águas e Parque Biológico de Gaia, EEM, Portugal
Supervisors: Cidália Botelho, Eunice Fonseca (EEM)

Bruno Miguel da Silva Pinho
Analysis, validation and optimization of a three-phase catalytic basket reactor using CFD
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2012
Supervisors: Vânia Santos, José Carlos Lopes

Raquel Alexandra Soares da Silva Ferreira
Gestão e otimização de etar municipais
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2012
Supervisors: Cidália Botelho

Mumin Enis Leblebici
Comparative Study of NETmix® and T-jets Reactors Based on Pressure Dynamics
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2011
Supervisors: José Carlos Lopes, Ricardo Santos

Frederico Duarte de Sousa Pina
Tratamento de águas contaminadas com crómio (VI) por biossorção em algas marinhas
Master in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2011
Supervisors: Cidália Botelho, Heloísa Lima Brandão

Ângela Maria Correia Oliveira Novais
Estudo da Transferência de Massa em Reactores Agitados para a Produção de Biopolímeros
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2011
Supervisors: José Carlos Lopes, Ricardo Santos

Maria Inês Ferreira da Mota
Extracção em base aquosa de compostos polares da casca de Eucalyptus globulus na perspectiva da sua recuperação
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2011
Supervisors: Paula Pinto, Alírio Rodrigues

Mónica Patricia da Silva Santos
Advanced Modelling of PSA Processes for Biogas Upgrading
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2011
Supervisors: Alírio Rodrigues, Carlos Grande

Joana Maria da Silva Leal e Lima
Modelação Matemática da Qualidade da Água do Rio Minho Internacional
Master in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2010
Supervisors: Cidália Botelho, Vitor Vilar

Pedro Luís Duarte Pinto
Implementação de um novo negócio na corticeira Amorim: absorventes para derrames, Corksorb
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2010
In collaboration with Corticeira Amorim SA, Portugal
Supervisors: Madalena Dias

Adriana Dinora da Silva Duarte
Desenvolvimento de uma laca têxtil para pigmentar com diferentes cores, com características específicas, para aplicação em substrato têxtil
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2010
In collaboration with Horquim- Representações, Lda, Portugal
Supervisors: Madalena Dias, Emília Costa (Horquim), Rita Gouveia (Horquim)

Rebeca Fernandes Guedes de Oliveira e Silva
Síntese de aditivos verdes para combustíveis
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2009
Supervisors: Viviana Silva, Alírio Rodrigues

Inês Pinto Taborda
Tratamento de águas contaminadas com crómio por adsorção em biossorventes catiónicos(cascas de crustáceos)
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2009
Supervisors: Cidália Botelho

Débora Rute Costa Carneiro
Viabilidade técnica e económica de uma unidade centralizada de co-digestão anaeróbia de Resíduos Orgânicos
Master in Environmental Engineering, FEUP, 2009
Supervisors: Cidália Botelho, Merijn Picavet (Ambisys)

Eduardo José Andrade Guimarães Pires
Recovery of metals from MSW fly ash by leaching and liquid-liquid extration
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2009
In collaboration with Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden
Supervisors: Cidália Botelho, Britt-Marie Steenar (CUT)

Dânia Sofia Martins Constantino
Produção de Hidroxiapatite Funcionalizada com Propriedades Catalíticas
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2009
Supervisors: Madalena Dias, Viviana Silva

Rita Ruivo Das Neves Marques
Development of hybrid TiO2/SWCNT photocatalysts
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2009
Supervisors: Joaquim Luís Faria, Adrián Silva

Tiago Miguel da Silva Benigno
Separation of gaseous mixtures (Nitrogen-Methane) by adsorption using titanosilicate ETS-4
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2009
Supervisors: Alírio Rodrigues

Maria Filipa Couto Soares Gonçalves de Azevedo Gomes
Aplicação de CFD no Estudo do Comportamento Térmico em Edifícios
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2009
In collaboration with Fluidinova S.A., Portugal
Supervisors: Madalena Dias, Joana Cardoso (Fluidinova)

André Jorge Braga Assembleia
Simulação do Escoamento e Transferência de Calor em Transformadores de Potência
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2009
In collaboration with Fluidinova S.A., Portugal
Supervisors: Madalena Dias, Renato Sousa (Fluidinova)

Ana Sofia Veríssimo Madeira
Desenvolvimento de uma pasta de corrosão ecológica, para aplicação em substrato têxtil
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2009
In collaboration with Horquim - Representações, Lda, Portugal
Supervisors: Madalena Dias, Helena Veiga (Horquim), Rita Gouveia (Horquim)

Vanessa Filomena Duarte Martins
Estudo e Optimização de Tintas em Pó para Aplicação em Superfícies Difíceis
Master in Chemical Engineering, FEUP, 2009
In collaboration with CIN - Corporação Industrial do Norte S.A., Portugal
Supervisors: Adélio Mendes (LEPABE, FEUP), José Carlos Lopes