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  • Modeling and simulation of complex nonlinear dynamic processes using data based models: application to photo-Fenton process 

    Shokry Abdel-aleem, Ahmed; Audino, Francesca; Vicente, Patricia; Escudero, Gerard; Pérez Moya, Montserrat; Graells Sobré, Moisès; Espuña Camarasa, Antonio (Elsevier, 2015)
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    This paper investigates data based modelling of complex nonlinear processes, for which a first principle model useful for process monitoring and control is not available. These empirical models may be used as soft sensors ...
  • Enfoque multi-amenaza para abordar peligros Natech 

    Mesa Gómez, Adriana María; Casal Fàbrega, Joaquim; Muñoz Giraldo, Felipe (2019)
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    Los eventos naturales como huracanes, relámpagos, inundaciones, terremotos o deslizamientos de tierra, entre otros, pueden afectar instalaciones de proceso originando la pérdida de contención de materiales peligrosos. A ...
  • Composés phénoliques et capacité antioxydante des extraits méthanoliques du Tripodion (Anthyllis tetraphylla L.) 

    Ouerfelli, Manel; Almajano Pablos, María Pilar; Bettaieb Ben Kâab, Leila (2016)
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    Le stress oxydant, causant plusieurs maladies, suscite la recherche de nouveaux remèdes antioxydants. Dans cette optique, l’étude de l’activité antioxydante des extraits méthanoliques du Tripodion (Anthyllis tetraphylla ...
  • Modelling of solid oxide electrolizer and hydrogen leak estimation 

    Cifuentes López, Alejandro; Husar, Attila Peter; Roda Serrat, Vicente; Morales Comas, Miguel; Bernadet, Lucile; Torrell Faro, Marc; Serra, Maria (2019)
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    Solid Oxide Elecyrolizers (SOEC) are electrochemical devises that produce hydrogen from water using the energy of an electric power source. SOEC operate at high temperatures (around 800ºC) and have efficiencies around 53% ...
  • Una nueva herramienta para el diseño de los tratamientos de combustible en la interfaz urbano-forestal 

    Muñoz Navarro, Juan Antonio; Pastor Ferrer, Elsa; Planas Cuchi, Eulàlia (2020)
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    La Interfaz Urbano-Forestal (IUF) constituye uno de los escenarios de mayor riesgo en incendios forestales. Esto se debe –entre otros importantes factores –al aumento en la complejidad de la emergencia, el incremento de ...
  • Manufacturing and application of raceway ponds for wastewater treatment 

    Nasr Esfahani, Kourosh; Zandi, Mohammad Damous; Travieso Rodriguez, Jose Antonio; Graells Sobré, Moisès; Pérez Moya, Montserrat (2019)
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  • 3D printed lab-scale raceway ponds reactors applied to photo-Fenton processes 

    Nasr Esfahani, Kourosh; Zandi, Mohammad Damous; Travieso Rodriguez, Jose Antonio; Graells Sobré, Moisès; Pérez Moya, Montserrat (2019)
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    In this work, two different printable materials, PLA (polylactic acid) and Timberfill were evaluated in terms of chemical resistance to photo-Fenton reactants and viability for conducting the assays in raceway pond reactors ...
  • Metal recovery by ion-exchange resins from municipal incinerated bottom ash 

    Reig i Amat, Mònica; Vecino Bello, Xanel; López Rodríguez, Julio; Gibert Agulló, Oriol; Valderrama Angel, César Alberto; Cortina Pallás, José Luís (2019)
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    Municipal waste incineration plants produce large amounts of bottom ashes, being higher year over year. In order to follow the circular economy scheme proposed by the EU, a recovery step is required to valorise the high ...
  • Recovery and separation of valuable metals (copper and zinc) from acidic mine waters by ion-exchange resins 

    Vecino Bello, Xanel; Reig i Amat, Mònica; López Rodríguez, Julio; Valderrama Angel, César Alberto; Gibert Agulló, Oriol; Cortina Pallás, José Luís (2019)
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    Mining wastewaters, containing heavy metals such as copper (Cu) and zinc (Zn), have a huge impact on the environment due to they are not biodegradable and tend to bioaccumulate in plants or living organisms. Therefore, in ...
  • Ion-exchange resins for metals recovery (Cu and Zn) from acidic mine waters 

    Vecino Bello, Xanel; Reig i Amat, Mònica; López Rodríguez, Julio; Valderrama Angel, César Alberto; Gibert Agulló, Oriol; Cortina Pallás, José Luís (2019)
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    Environmental and economic concerns over the last decades have introduced new research opportunities for the application of several techniques in order to improve the removal of contaminants, as well as to explore methods ...
  • Recovery of sulphuric acid and valuable metals (Zn, Cu and REE) from acidic mine waters using nanofiltration 

    López Rodríguez, Julio; Reig i Amat, Mònica; Vecino Bello, Xanel; Valderrama Angel, César Alberto; Gibert Agulló, Oriol; Cortina Pallás, José Luís (2019)
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    Acidic mine waters (AMWs) contains moderate concentrations of sulphuricacid, relatively high concentrations of metals (Al, Fe, Cu and Zn) and minor amounts or rare earth elements (REE). The established management routes ...
  • A circular economy approach to the design of a water network targeting the use of regenerated water 

    Somoza Tornos, Ana; Rives-Jiménez, Manuel; Espuña Camarasa, Antonio; Graells Sobré, Moisès (Elsevier, 2019)
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    Increasing water demand by the process and allied industries coupled with global water stress and scarcity have underlined the importance of water as a crucial resource and increased the need for widespread adoption of ...

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