[Paper] Perspectives in the H2O2 direct synthesis reaction process – Special Issue Published

The Special Issue “Perspectives in the H2O2 direct synthesis reaction process” edited by Dr. Pierdomenico Biasi and Dr. Juan García Serna just came out in Catalysis Today. Front cover is an art design by Dr. Irene Huerta Illera from her doctoral thesis. Specifically, this volume contains 5 mini-reviews and 15 original papers devoted to the […]

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Impregnation of herbs oil into organic and inorganic aerogels for drug delivery system

Medicinal herbs have received much attention world-wide for many years as natural drugs for therapeutic purposes. Their high content of phytochemicals such as antioxidant, anti-cancer and anti-inflammatory compounds drives their uses for disease treatment and prevention as well as in chemotherapy application. Conventionally, these plants have been boiled in water or blended with other ingredients […]

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Development Of Novel Fungicide Formulations To Enhance Their Penetration Through The Cell Wall Of The Fungi

Nowadays it is necessary to look for new formulations of fungicides that allow us to reduce the use of toxic substances in an effort to preserve the environment, as well as to avoid the formation of resistant strains to traditional fungicides. With this purpose, new naturally produced substances are being formulated, such as resveratrol as […]

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Johan Gadolin Scholarship granted to research in renewable polymers incorporating CO2

The prestigious Johan Gadolin Scholarship from the Abo Akademi University has been granted to one of our researchers (MEng. María Pinilla de Dios) of the High Pressure Processes Group to work on renewable polymers  incorporating CO2. The Johan Gadolin Scholarship Programme has nominated Mss. Pinilla as a PhD student to join the Åbo Akademi Process […]

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Hot Articles

Two articles of our research group have been included in the current quarterly ranking “Top 25 Hottest Articles” of the Journal of Supercritical Fluids: http://elsevier.dmdelivery.com/x/?S7Y1_p9ra2Hyv8jW1NDYzPB.jq2RmREAA30 Plus, our review on encapsulation and co-precipitation processes is the second-most cited article in the Journal of Supercritical Fluids in the last five years: http://www.journals.elsevier.com/the-journal-of-supercritical-fluids/most-cited-articles Well done everyone!

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[Course] Introduction to Supercritical Fluids. A Spreadsheet-based Approach by Prof. Richard Smith

“Introduction to Supercritical Fluids. A Spreadsheet-based Approach” course will be held at the computer classroom of the School of Industrial Engineering (Mergelina) in Valladolid (Spain). From Monday (03/11/14) until Wednesday (05/11/14) from 9.30h to 11.00h and from 11.30h to 13.00h. Every one is welcome ! Professor of Environmental Science at the Graduate School of Environmental […]

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[Thesis] On the Development of Computational Tools for the Modeling and Simulation of SCWO Process Intensified by Hydrothermal Flames.

ChemEng. João Queiroz defends his doctoral thesis “On the Development of Computational Tools for the Modeling and Simulation of SCWO Process Intensified by Hydrothermal Flames” on Tuesday, July 29th 2014 at 11:30h, at Valladolid University “Aula Triste, Palacio de Santa Cruz” Hydrothermal flames used as internal heat source contribute to overcome many of the challenges present in supercritical water […]

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