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Prof. Piet N. L. Lens
Piet Lens is an established Professor of New Energy Technologies, recruited to NUI Galway via the SFI research professorship programme on Innovative Energy Technologies for Biofuels, Bioenergy and a Sustainable Irish Bioeconomy (IETSBIO3)
Dr Adriana Ferreira Maluf Braga
Adriana’s research is focusing on the extreme thermophilic dark fermentation process for biohydrogen production using seaweed as substrate
Dr Arul Manikandan Natarajan
Arul's research topic is the treatment of petroleum brine effluents by seaweed towards a circular blue bioeconomy
Dr Amitap Khandelwal
Amitap's research work involves wastewater treatment, nutrient recovery and production of third generation biofuels. Currently, he is engaged in developing sustainable solutions for biogas upgradation.
Dr Juan Castilla-Archilla
Juan's research focuses on the valorisation of brewery spent grain for added value compounds such as volatile fatty acid production.
Dr Lucas Fuess
Lucas's research focuses on solving the bottlenecks of sugarcane vinasse anaerobic digestion for enhanced and continuous bioenergy recovery
Dr Amulya Kotamraju
Amulya’s research focuses on the development of a Duckweed biorefinery for selenium bioremediation and synthesis of biofuels and value added proteins
Dr Simon Mills
Simon's research focuses on functional redundancy in the anaerobic digestion microbiome
Dr Eleftheria Ntagia
Eleftheria’s research focuses on groundwater treatment to drinking water: autotrophic denitrification assisted by electrochemical H2 production and disinfection
Dr Thi Phi Yen Nguyen
Yen Nguyen's research focuses on medium chain fatty acids production from organic wastes
Ms Federica Carboni
Federica's PhD is focusing on combined nitrification-autotrophic denitrification of wastewater using sulphur compounds as electron donorsREAD MORE
Mr Mohanakrishnan Logan
Mohan's PhD research focuses on anaerobic digestion of unconventional substrates such as fat slurry and constructed wetland wasteREAD MORE
Ms Sudeshna Saikia
Sudeshna's PhD is focusing on heavy metal remediation from wastewater, specifically using selenium and tellurium nanoparticles as biosorbentsREAD MORE
Mr Simone Pau
Simone's PhD work is focusing on the production of lactic acid and volatile fatty acids from food waste by fermentationREAD MORE
Ms Ana Maria Murillo Abril
Ana Maria is a PhD student focused on the treatment of Se-rich wastewater using constructed floating wetlandsREAD MORE
Mr Armando Oliva
Armando's PhD is focusing on pretreatment of lignocellulosic materials to enhance biogas production through anaerobic digestionREAD MORE
Mr James Lawrence
James’s research is focused on dark fermentation of seaweed biomass for biohydrogen production
Ms Marica Areniello
Marica’s research is focused on microbial protein production from biogas: carbon fixation and sulfur upcycling by MOB and SOB to produce S-protein
Mr Borja Khatabi Soliman Tamayo
Borja completed his MSc in Chemistry "Environmental, Life and Water" at the University of Almeria (Spain). He is now a Research Assistant in the IETSBIO3 group
Ms Marlee Wasserman
Marlee completed her MSE in "Environmental Engineering" at the University of Florida (USA). She is a Research Assistant in the IETSBIO3 group.
Ms Diana Quispe
Diana completed her MSc in "Food Engineering" at the University of Sao Paulo (Brazil). She is a Research Assistant in the IETSBIO3 group.