LightEnergy: new press releases

LightEnergy project has recently appered in two local media. Luis Miguel Sanz, LightEnergy cofounder, has been interviewed by El Correo de Burgos for the special section about innovation and science. (https://goo.gl/C5xXop) Norte de Castilla published, last January the 3rd, a coverage about the process of creating the project and the new perspectives for the future.  

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Forbes includes Miriam Rueda from HPPG into its second annual “30 Under 30 Europe” list

Miriam Rueda cofounder of LightEnergy and postdoc researcher at High Pressure Processes Group  was included into Forbes’ second annual “30 Under 30 Europe” list at Industry category. That list features 300 young innovators, entrepreneurs and leaders across Europe who are under 30 years of age and who are transforming business, technology, finance, media, culture and […]

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Meet María Anderez – PhD student on CO2 reduction project

She comes from Leibniz Institute for Catalysis, LIKAT (Rostock, Germany), where she focused on the homogeneous catalytic dehydrogenation of hydrogen carriers. During her thesis, she will study the CO2 reduction using lignocellulosic derivatives as reductans. CO2 reduction in hydrothermal environment using biomass as reductant In the last decades, CO2 has attracted more attention for its […]

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Nuevas convocatorias y programas de postgrado

En las ultimas semanas se han publicado numerosas actuaciones y convocatorias para la contratación de nuevos investigadores o técnicos y para la realización de estancias de postgrado. Nacionales La Agencia Estatal de Investigación ha publicado cinco actuaciones del Programa Estatal de Promoción del Talento y su Empleabilidad en I+D+i, en el marco del Plan Estatal […]

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New method to connect Aspen Plus with Ansys Fluent CFD simulations

Traditional CFD simulations have been limited by the calculation of thermodynamic properties for uncommon compounds or non-ideal operating conditions. A method of integration of Aspen Plus®, a commercial process engineering simulator, and Ansys Fluent®, a CFD simulator, has been developed. The method of integration is based in the intercommunication of both programs using Matlab® and […]

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[Thesis]: Bioproducts Processing By SFEE: Application For Liquid And Solid Quercetin Formulations

Dr. Gyorgy Levai  defended past Monday 28 th November his PhD thesis at the University of Valladolid. The thesis was directed by Dr. Ángel Martín and Dr. Soraya Rodriguez Rojo from the High Pressure Processes Group and it has the mention of International PhD because of his secondment in the Department of Experimental Thermodynamics in Ruhr-University of Bochum, under the […]

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