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September 7, 2020

LatinXChem

EnvChemPSE has presented several posters at "LatinXChem 2020 Twitter Conference".

LatinXChem

August 12, 2020

MSc. graduation

Our student José Iván Abraham-Diego has graduated from Instituto Tecnológico de Aguascalientes (México) with a degree of MSc. in Chemical Engineering. 

MSc. in Chemical Engineering

José Iván Abraham-Diego

August 12, 2020

MSc. graduation

Our student Laura Gabriela Elvir-Padilla has graduated from Instituto Tecnológico de Aguascalientes (México) with a degree of MSc. in Chemical Engineering. 

MSc. in Chemical Engineering

Laura Gabriel Elvir-Padilla

July 28, 2020

Project Reviewer 

Prof. A. Bonilla-Petriciolet participated as project reviewer of Eccellenza Grants of Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF).

SNSF

June 27, 2020

New paper in CEJ

Our paper "Fabrication and characterization of a thin coated adsorbent for antibiotic and analgesic adsorption: experimental investigation and statistical physical modelling" has been published in Renew. Energ.

Chem. Eng. J.

June 15, 2020

New paper in JML

Our paper "Origin of the outstanding performance of ZnAl and MgFe layered double hydroxides in the adsorption of 2-nitrophenol: A statistical physics assessment" has been published in J. Mol. Liq.

J. Mol. Liq.

May 22, 2020

New paper in JECE

Our paper "Valorization of agri-food industry wastes to prepare adsorbents for heavy metal removal from water" has been published in J. Environ. Chem. Eng.

J. Environ. Chem. Eng.

May 7, 2020

New paper in IJBM

Our paper "Ternary adsorption of cobalt, nickel and methylene blue on a modified chitin: phenomenological modeling and physical interpretation of the adsorption mechanism" has been published in Int. J. Biol. Macromol.

Int. J. Biol. Macromol.

April 8, 2020

New paper in CEJ

Our paper "Insights of the adsorption mechanism of methylene blue on Brazilian berries seeds: experiments, phenomenological modelling and DFT calculations" has been published in Chem. Eng. J.

Chem. Eng. J.

March 2, 2020

New paper in JML

Our paper "Adsorption of methylene blue on comminuted raw avocado seeds: interpretation of the effect of salts via physical monolayer model" has been published in J. Mol. Liq.

J. Mol. Liq.

February 15, 2020

New paper in CEJ

Our paper "Adsorption of hazardous dyes on functionalized multiwalled carbon nanotubes in single and binary systems: experimental study and physicochemical interpretation of the adsorption mechanism" has been published in Chem. Eng. J.

Chem. Eng. J.

January 21, 2020

Research visitor

Laura Cristina Ramírez Rodríguez (Universidad de la Sabana, Colombia) has joined EnvChemPSE for a resarch stay of two months. 

Universidad de la Sabana

December 19, 2019

Award

Prof. Adrián Bonilla-Petriciolet has been promoted to the level 3 of the Mexican National System of Researchers (SNI-CONACyT).

SNI-CONACyT

December 1, 2019

Accreditation reviewer

Prof. Adrián Bonilla-Petriciolet has been selected as international reviewer for the accreditation process of universities from Ecuador. 

CACES

November 9, 2019

New paper in JML

Our paper "Statistical physics modeling and interpretation of the adsorption of dye remazol black B on natural and carbonized biomasses" has been published in J. Mol. Liq.

J. Mol. Liq.

October 9, 2019

New paper in CEJ

Our paper "Adsorption of acid green and procion red on a magnetic geopolymer based adsorbent: experiments, characterization and theoretical treatment" has been published in Chem. Eng. J.

Chem. Eng. J.

September 24, 2019

Award

Our contribution "Recovery of bioalcohols with potential as biofuels using an energetically sustainable separation strategy" has been awarded with the first prize poster at IPRoPBio First Workshop "Valuable products from residual biomasses towards a greener society (ProGreS): Biomass Selection, Characterization and Valorization", Sofia, Bulgaria.

IPRoPBio

September 13, 2019

New paper in BCC

Our paper "Green solvent extraction of lipids from sewage sludge of wastewater treatment plants" has been published in Bulg. Chem. Commun.

Bulg. Chem. Commun.

September 13, 2019

New paper in BCC

Our paper "Evaluation of the synthesis routes for the preparation of heterogeneous catalysts obtained from coconut shell and its application in the biodiesel production" has been published in Bulg. Chem. Commun.

Bulg. Chem. Commun.

September 7, 2019

Special issue in JECE

Prof. Adrián Bonilla-Petriciolet is Guest Editor of the special Issue on "Removal of emerging contaminants from water using alternative adsorbents" from Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering, Elsevier.

J. Environ. Chem. Eng.

August 2, 2019

MSc. graduation

Our student David Chaos-Hernández has graduated from Instituto Tecnológico de Aguascalientes (México) with a degree of MSc. in Chemical Engineering. 

MSc. in Chemical Engineering

David Chaos-Hernández

June 29, 2019

Research visitor

Prof. Maria Papadaki (University of Patras, Greece) has joined EnvChemPSE for a resarch stay of two months. This academic exchange is related to IProPBio project.

IProPBio

June 26, 2019

PhD's thesis evaluator

Prof. A. Bonilla-Petriciolet has been invited to perform the external evaluation of a PhD's thesis proposal from the Anna University, India.

AU

June 6, 2019

Research visitor

Prof. Dragomir Yankov (Institute of Chemical Engineering, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria) has joined EnvChemPSE for a resarch stay of one month. This academic exchange is related to IProPBio project.

IProPBio

May 11, 2019

Research stay

Prof. Adrián Bonilla-Petriciolet has started a research stay of one month at Universidad de La Serena, La Serena, Chile. 

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ULS

April 26, 2019

New paper in JML

Our paper "Statistical physics modeling and interpretation of methyl orange adsorption on high-order mesoporous composite of MCM-48 silica with treated rice husk" has been published in J. Mol. Liq.

J. Mol. Liq.

April 6, 2019

New paper in CEJ

Our paper "Understanding the adsorption mechanism of phenol and 2-nitrophenol on a biopolymer-based biochar in single and binary systems via advanced modeling analysis" has been published in Chem. Eng. J.

Chem. Eng. J.

March 23, 2019

Master's thesis evaluator

Prof. A. Bonilla-Petriciolet has been invited to perform the external evaluation of a master's thesis proposal from the Universidad de La Sabana, Colombia.

ULS

March 1, 2019

Granted project

Our project "Intensificación de procesos de adsorción de mercurio en soluciones acuosas" has been granted project funding from Tecnológico Nacional de México, México.

TecNM

February 15, 2019

PhD. graduation

Our student Jaime Moreno-Pérez has graduated from Instituto Tecnológico de Aguascalientes (México) with a degree of PhD. in Engineering. 

PhD. in Engineering

Jaime Moreno-Pérez

February 8, 2019

New paper in CEJ

Our paper "Understanding the adsorption of Pb, Hg and Zn from aqueous solution on a lignocellulosic biomass char using advanced statistical physics models and density functional theory simulations" has been published in Chem. Eng. J.

Chem. Eng. J.

December 15, 2018

New paper in WER

Our paper "Kinetics, thermodynamics and competitive adsorption of heavy metals from water using orange biomass" has been published in Water Environ. Res.

Water Environ. Res.

December 7, 2018

Outstanding reviewer

Prof. A. Bonilla-Petriciolet has been recognized as an outstanding reviewer of Applied Soft Computing from Elsevier.

J. Ind. Eng. Chem.

November 11, 2018

New paper in FPE

Our paper "An artificial neural network-based NRTL model for simulating liquid-liquid equilibria of systems present in biofuels production" has been published in Fluid Phase Equilibr.

Fluid Phase Equilibr.

October 25, 2018

New book in Wiley

Our book proposal "Process Systems Engineering for Biofuels Development" has been accepted for publication in John Wiley & Sons. This book will be edited by Prof. G.P. Rangaiah (National University of Singapore) and Prof. A. Bonilla-Petriciolet. 

John Wiley & Sons.

October 12, 2018

Outstanding reviewer

Prof. A. Bonilla-Petriciolet has been recognized as an outstanding reviewer of International Journal of Biological Macromolecules from Elsevier.

Int. J. Biol. Macromol.

October 3, 2018

Research stay

Prof. A. Bonilla-Petriciolet has started a research stay of two weeks at  Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisbon, Portugal. This academic exchange is related to IProPBio project.

ISEL

August 29, 2018

Research visitor

Stavros Georgopoulos (University of Patras, Greece) has joined EnvChemPSE for a resarch stay of two months. This academic exchange is related to IProPBio project.

IProPBio

August 16, 2018

New paper in JECE

Our paper "Artificial neural network-based surrogate modeling of multi-component dynamic adsorption of heavy metals with a biochar" has been published in J. Environ. Chem. Eng.

J. Environ. Chem. Eng.

August 2, 2018

Outstanding reviewer

Prof. A. Bonilla-Petriciolet has been recognized as an outstanding reviewer of Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects from Elsevier.

Colloid Surface A

June 26, 2018

Conacyt-DAAD reviewer

Prof. Hilda Elizabeth Reynel-Ávila has been reviewer of the call Conacyt-DAAD 2018 for graduate scholarships.

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CONACYT

June 1, 2018

Research stay

Our student Pedro Hernández-Pérez has started a research stay of two months at the Institute of Chemical Engineering - Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria.

IChE-BAS

May 7, 2018

Research stay

Our student Eduardo E. Merodio-Morales has started a research stay of two months at the Universidad de Extremadura, Spain.

Universidad de Extremadura

May 1, 2018

New paper in IJEST

Our paper "Dynamic fuzzy neural network for simulating the fixed-bed adsorption of cadmium, nickel, and zinc on bone char" has been published in Int. J. Environ. Sci. Technol.

Int. J. Environ. Sci. Technol.

March 19-20, 2018

IProPBio kick-off meeting

Prof. A. Bonilla-Petriciolet and Prof. D.I. Mendoza-Castillo have attended the kick-off meeting of IProPBio project at the Southern Denmark University, Odense, Denmark.

IProPBio

March 7, 2018

New paper in CEJ

Our paper "A new statistical physics model for the ternary adsorption of Cu, Cd and Zn ions on bone char: Experimental investigation and simulations" has been published in Chem. Eng. J.

Chem. Eng. J.

February 6, 2018

Research visitor

Prof. Luigi di Bitonto (Water Research Institute, IRSA-CNR) has joined EnvChemPSE for a resarch stay of six months. This academic exchange is related to IProPBio project.

IProPBio

January 31, 2018

International reviewer

Prof. A. Bonilla-Petriciolet was member of reviewer committee of FONCYT call from Ministerio de Ciencia, Tecnología e Innovación Productiva, Argentina.

FONCYT

January 11, 2018

Research stay

Prof. A. Bonilla-Petriciolet has started a research stay of one month at the Chiba Institute of Technology, Chiba, Japan.

CIT

September 7, 2020

MSc. graduation

Our student Eduardo Ledea-Figueredo has graduated from Instituto Tecnológico de Aguascalientes (México) with a degree of MSc. in Chemical Engineering. 

MSc. in Chemical Engineering

Eduardo Ledea-Figueredo

August 12, 2020

MSc. graduation

Our student Rosa María Fonseca-Pérez has graduated from Instituto Tecnológico de Aguascalientes (México) with a degree of MSc. in Chemical Engineering. 

MSc. in Chemical Engineering

Rosa M. Fonseca-Pérez

August 11, 2020

MSc. graduation

Our student Octavido del-Mazo-Alvarado has graduated from Instituto Tecnológico de Aguascalientes (México) with a degree of MSc. in Chemical Engineering. 

MSc. in Chemical Engineering

Octavio del-Mazo-Alvarado

July 27, 2020

New paper in NANOMAT

Our paper "Exfoliated Clay Decorated with Magnetic Iron Nanoparticles for Crystal Violet Adsorption: Modeling and Physicochemical Interpretation" has been published in Nanomaterials.

Nanomaterials

June 25, 2020

New paper in RE

Our paper "Synthesis and characterization of nanostructured calcium oxides supported onto biochar and their application as catalysts for biodiesel production" has been published in Renew. Energ.

Renew. Energ.

June 4, 2020

PhD's thesis evaluator

Prof. A. Bonilla-Petriciolet has been invited to perform the external evaluation of a PhD's thesis proposal from the Anna University, India.

AU

May 18, 2020

New paper in JML

Our paper "Kinetic, thermodynamic and mechanism study of the adsorption of phenol on Moroccan clayKinetic, thermodynamic and mechanism study of the adsorption of phenol on Moroccan clay" has been published in J. Mol. Liq.

J. Mol. Liq.

May 6, 2020

New paper in JML

Our paper "A novel multifunctional adsorbent of pomegranate peel extract and activated anthracite for Mn(VII) and Cr(VI) uptake from solutions: experiments and theoretical analysis" has been published in J. Mol. Liq.

J. Mol. Liq.

March 16, 2020

Research stay

Prof. Adrián Bonilla-Petriciolet has started a short research stay at Universidade Federal de Santa Maria, Brazil.

UFSM

February 21, 2020

New paper in CSAPEA

Our paper "Novel hybrid multifunctional composite of chitosan and altered basalt for barium adsorption: experimental and theoretical studies" has been published in Colloid. Surface. A.

Colloid. Suface. A.

February 1, 2020

New paper in BCB

Our paper "Residual mexican biomasses for bioenergy and fine-chemicals production: correlation between composition and specific applications" has been published in Biomass. Convers. Bior.

Biomass. Convers. Bior.

January 18, 2020

Research visitor

Angélica Fátima Mantelli Streit (Universidade Federal de Santa Maria, Brazil) has joined EnvChemPSE for a resarch stay of five months. 

Universidade Federal de Santa Maria

December 18, 2019

Patent registration

EnvChemPSE has collaborated in the registration of a national patent with Universidad Autónoma de Tamaulipas, Mexico.

UAT

November 27, 2019

New paper in CEJ

Our paper "Preparation and characterization of a novel mountain soursop seeds powder adsorbent and its application for the removal of crystal violet and methylene blue from aqueous solutions" has been published in Chem. Eng. J.

Chem. Eng. J.

November 4, 2019

MSc. graduation

Our student Oslery Becerra-Pérez has graduated from Instituto Tecnológico de Aguascalientes (México) with a degree of MSc. in Chemical Engineering. 

MSc. in Chemical Engineering

Oslery Becerra-Pérez

September 24, 2019

New paper in CEJ

Our paper "Adsorption of dyes brilliant blue, sunsent yellow and tartrazine from aqueous solution on chitosan: analytical interpretation via multilayer statistical physics model" has been published in Chem. Eng. J.

Chem. Eng. J.

September 13, 2019

New paper in BCC

Our paper "Phase stability analysis of multicomponent systems using alternative stochastic optimization methods" has been published in Bulg. Chem. Commun.

Bulg. Chem. Commun.

September 13, 2019

New paper in BCC

Our paper "Recovery of bioalcohols with potential as biofuels using an energetically sustainable separation strategy" has been published in Bulg. Chem. Commun.

Bulg. Chem. Commun.

September 13, 2019

New paper in BCC

Our paper "Avocado seeds valorization as adsorbents of priority pollutants from water" has been published in Bulg. Chem. Commun.

Bulg. Chem. Commun.

August 24, 2019

New paper in JML

Our paper "Adsorption of dyes acid red 1 and acid green 25 on grafted clay: modeling and statistical physics interpretation" has been published in J. Mol. Liq.

J. Mol. Liq.

July 23, 2019

New paper in CEJ

Our paper "Adsorption of amoxicillin and tetracycline on activated carbon prepared from durian shell in single and binary systems: experimental study and modeling analysis" has been published in Chem. Eng. J.

Chem. Eng. J.

June 28, 2019

New paper in CEJ

Our paper "Adsorption of crystal violet on biomasses from pecan nutshell, para chestnut husk, araucaria bark and palm cactus: experimental study and theoretical modeling via monolayer and double layer statistical physics models" has been published in Chem. Eng. J.

Chem. Eng. J.

June 24, 2019

New paper in IJEST

Our paper "Lanthanum- and cerium-based functionalization of chars and activated carbons for the adsorption of fluoride and arsenic ions" has been published in Int. J. Environ. Sci. Technol.

Int. J. Environ. Sci. Technol.

May 29-31, 2019

Conference "XVI Congreso de la Mujer en la Ciencia"

EnvChemPSE has presented several papers at Conference "XVI Congreso de la Mujer en la Ciencia", Guanajuato, México.

CIO

May 7, 2019

Research stay

Our student Daniela Escobar Pineda has started a research stay of two months at Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Madrid, Spain. 

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UAM

April 22, 2019

New paper in CEJ

Our paper "Adsorption of ibuprofen on organo-sepiolite and on zeolite/sepiolite heterostructure: synthesis, characterization and statistical physics modeling" has been published in Chem. Eng. J.

Chem. Eng. J.

April 3, 2019

Research stay

Our student Ninfa Marisol Zuñiga Muro has started a research stay of three months at Universidad Nacional de San Luis, San Luis, Argertine. 

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UNSL

March 20, 2019

New paper in JML

Our paper "Monolayer and multilayer adsorption of pharmaceuticals on activated carbon: application of advanced statistical physics models" has been published in J. Mol. Liq.

J. Mol. Liq.