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February 21, 2021

New paper in JML

Our paper "Adsorption of ibuprofen on cocoa shell biomass-based adsorbents: interpretation of the adsorption equilibrium via statistical physics theory" has been published in  J. Mol. Liq. 

J. Mol. Liq.

January 19, 2021

New paper in CSAPEA

Our paper "Three-dimensional mass transport modeling of pharmaceuticals adsorption inside ZnAl/biochar composite" has been published in  Colloid. Surface. A. 

Colloid. Suface. A.

January 15, 2021

MSc. graduation

Our student Daniela Escobar-Pineda has graduated from Instituto Tecnológico de Aguascalientes (México) with a degree of MSc. in Chemical Engineering.

MSc. in Chemical Engineering

Daniela Escobar-Pineda

January 12, 2021

MSc. graduation

Our student Coset Abreu-Jaureguí has graduated from Instituto Tecnológico de Aguascalientes (México) with a degree of MSc. in Chemical Engineering.

MSc. in Chemical Engineering

Coset Abreu-Jaureguí

December 17, 2020

Ph.D. defense committee

Prof. A. Bonilla-Petriciolet has participated in the Ph.D. defense committee of Somaris Elena Quintana Martinez from Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, España.

UAM 

December 4, 2020

New paper in CEJ

Our paper "Application of a heterogeneous physical model for the adsorption of Cd2+, Ni2+, Zn2+ and Cu2+ ions on flamboyant pods functionalized with citric acid" has been published in Chem. Eng. J. 

Chem. Eng. J. 

November 28, 2020

International reviewer

Prof. A. Bonilla-Petriciolet was member of reviewer committee of FONDECYT calls from Consejo Nacional de Ciencias, Tecnología e Innovación Tecnológica, Perú.

CONCYTEC

November 12, 2020

PhD. graduation

Our student Liliana Lizbeth Díaz-Muñoz has graduated from Instituto Tecnológico de Aguascalientes (México) with a degree of PhD. in Engineering. 

PhD. in Engineering

Liliana L. Díaz-Muñoz

October 27, 2020

New paper in CHEM

Our paper "Novel biochar and hydrochar for the adsorption of 2-nitrophenol from aqueous solutions: An approach using the PVSDM model" has been published in Chemosphere.

Chemosphere

October 1, 2020

Postdoctoral fellow

Dr. Francisco Villanueva-Mejia (UMSNH, México) has joined EnvChemPSE for a postdoctoral stay of one year. CONACYT was the sponsor of this research stay.

Postdoctoral fellow

September 21, 2020

New paper in JML

Our paper "Adsorption of methylene blue on silica nanoparticles: Modelling analysis of the adsorption mechanism via a double layer model" has been published in J. Mol. Liq.

J. Mol. Liq.

September 10, 2020

New paper in ACS

Our paper "Understanding the adsorption mechanism of Ag+ and Hg2+ on functionalized layered double hydroxide via statistical physics modeling" has been published in Appl. Clay Sci. 

Appl. Clay Sci.

August 29, 2020

New paper in JML

Our paper "Statistical physics interpretation of the adsorption mechanism of Pb, Cd and Ni on chicken feathers" has been published in J. Mol. Liq.

J. Mol. Liq.

August 12, 2020

MSc. graduation

Our student Ricardo Alfredo Quevedo-Amador has graduated from Instituto Tecnológico de Aguascalientes (México) with a degree of MSc. in Chemical Engineering. 

MSc. in Chemical Engineering

Ricardo A. Quevedo-Amador

August 10, 2020

Plenary speaker

Prof. A. Bonilla-Petriciolet was a plenary speaker in the XIV Cátedra Internacional de Ingeniería, Colombia.

UNAL

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.

February 27, 2019

New paper in RMCMSCE

Our paper "Adsorption in water treatment" has been published in Reference Module in Chemistry, Molecular Sciences and Chemical Engineering.

Reference Collection 

February 13, 2019

New paper in CEC

Our paper "Dynamic optimization for the enzymatic production of acylglycerols" has been published in Chem. Eng. Commun.

Chem. Eng. Commun.

January 31, 2019

New paper in JEM

Our paper "A novel route for preparation of chemically activated carbon from pistacho wood for highly efficient Pb(II) sorption" has been published in J. Environ. Manage.

J. Environ. Manage.

December 10, 2018

New paper in CEJ

Our paper "Iron-modified composite adsorbent coating for azo dye removal and its regeneration by photo-Fenton process: synthesis, characterization and adsorption mechanism interpretation" has been published in Chem. Eng. J.

Chem. Eng. J.

December 2, 2018

Outstanding reviewer

Prof. A. Bonilla-Petriciolet has been recognized as an outstanding reviewer of Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry from Elsevier.

J. Ind. Eng. Chem.

November 3, 2018

Membership in IAS

Prof. A. Bonilla-Petriciolet has joined the International Adsorption Society (IAS). 

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Int. Adsorption Society

October 22, 2018

New paper in JML

Our paper "Adsorption of phenol on microwave-assisted activated carbons: modelling and interpretation" has been published in J. Mol. Liq.

J. Mol. Liq.

October 12, 2018

Outstanding reviewer

Prof. A. Bonilla-Petriciolet has been recognized as an outstanding reviewer of Energy Conversion and Management from Elsevier.

Energ. Convers. Manage.

September 27, 2018

Plenary speaker

Prof. A. Bonilla-Petriciolet was a plenary speaker in the 3° Congreso Nacional de Ingeniería, Reynosa, Tamaulipas.

UAT

August 23, 2018

Training seminar

Prof. H. Elizabeth Reynel-Ávila and Prof. Didilia I. Mendoza-Castillo have attended a training seminar on ionic and liquid chromatography at León, Guanajuato, México. 

Thermo Fischer Scientific

August 14, 2018

MSc. graduation

Our student Felipe Villalobos-Delgado has graduated from Instituto Tecnológico de Aguascalientes (México) with a degree of MSc. in Chemical Engineering. 

MSc. in Chemical Engineering

Felipe Villalobos-Delgado

August 2, 2018

Postdoctoral fellows

Dra. Karla I. Camacho-Aguilar (CINVESTAV, México) and Dr. Herson A. González-Ponce (UAA, México) have joined EnvChemPSE for a postdoctoral stay of one year. CONACYT was the sponsor of these research stays. 

Postdoctoral fellows

June 20, 2018

New paper in CEJ

Our paper "Synthesis and characterization of a novel amphoteric adsorbent coating for anionic and cationic dyes adsorption: Experimental investigation and statistical physics modelling" has been published in Chem. Eng. J.

Chem. Eng. J.

May 24, 2018

Ph.D. defense committee

Prof. A. Bonilla-Petriciolet has participated in the Ph.D. defense committee of Lais Koop from Universidade Federal do Paraná, Brazil.

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UFPR

May 1, 2018

Outstanding reviewer

Prof. A. Bonilla-Petriciolet has been recognized as an outstanding reviewer of South African Journal of Chemical Engineering from Elsevier.

S. Afr. J. Chem. Eng.

May 1, 2018

Research stay

Our student Jaime Moreno-Pérez has started a research stay of five months at the Universidade Federal de Santa Maria, Brazil.

UFSM

March 18, 2018

Conacyt reviewer

Prof. Hilda Elizabeth Reynel-Ávila has been reviewer of the call Conacyt-Fortalecimiento de la Infraestructura Científica y Tecnológica 2018.

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CONACYT

February 26, 2018

Research visitor

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

IProPBio

February 1, 2018

Outstanding reviewer

Prof. A. Bonilla-Petriciolet has been recognized as an outstanding reviewer of Chemical Engineering Journal from Elsevier.

Chem. Eng. J. 

January 31, 2018

New paper in JML

Our paper "Water defluoridation with avocado-based adsorbents: Synthesis, physicochemical characterization and thermodynamic studies" has been published in J. Mol. Liq.

J. Mol. Liq.

January 10, 2018

New paper in JML

Our paper "Equilibrium study of single and binary adsorption of lead and mercury on bentonite-alginate composite: Experiments and application of two theoretical approaches" has been published in J. Mol. Liq.

J. Mol. Liq.

February 16, 2021

New paper in ESPR

Our paper "Adsorption mechanism of Zn2+, Ni2+, Cd2+ and Cu2+ ions by carbon-based adsorbents: interpretation of the adsorption isotherms via physical modelling" has been published in  Environ. Sci. Pollut. R. 

Environ. Sci. Pollut. R.

January 15, 2021

New paper in AST

Our paper "Energy-saving and sustainable separation of bioalcohols by adsorption on bone char" has been published in  Adsorpt. Sci. Technol. 

Adsorpt. Sci. Technol.

January 15, 2021

MSc. graduation

Our student Alejandra Ortiz-de-Lira has graduated from Instituto Tecnológico de Aguascalientes (México) with a degree of MSc. in Chemical Engineering.

MSc. in Chemical Engineering

Alejandra Ortiz-de-Lira

January 5, 2021

New paper in MSE B

Our paper "Impact of the stacking fault and surface defects states of colloidal CdSe nanocrystals on the removal of reactive black 5" has been published in  Mat. Eng. Sci. B. 

Mat. Eng. Sci. B

December 15, 2020

New paper in CEJ

Our paper "Effective adsorption of dyes on an activated carbon prepared from carboxymethyl cellulose: Experiments, characterization and advanced modelling" has been published in Chem. Eng. J. 

Chem. Eng. J. 

December 3, 2020

Plenary speaker

Prof. A. Bonilla-Petriciolet was a plenary speaker in the webinar “Capacity building for launching and Running a Successful Journal”, Govt. College Women University, Faisalabad, Pakistan.

GCWUF

November 19, 2020

New paper in JCP

Our paper "Recycling of Tetra pak wastes via pyrolysis: Characterization of solid products and application of the resulting char in the adsorption of mercury from water" has been published in J. Clean. Prod. 

J. Clean. Prod. 

October 29, 2020

Plenary speaker

Prof. A. Bonilla-Petriciolet was a plenary speaker in the III Congreso Internacional de Biociencias, México.

UG

October 23, 2020

Plenary speaker

Prof. A. Bonilla-Petriciolet was a plenary speaker in the Primer Encuentro de Adsorción en México, México.

AMA

September 28, 2020

New paper in CEJ

Our paper "Physicochemical interpretation of the adsorption of 4-Bromophenol and 4-Chloroaniline on an activated carbon" has been published in Chem. Eng. J. 

Chem. Eng. J. 

September 21, 2020

Research visitor

Prof. Dragomir S. 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

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

August 10, 2020

New paper in CEJ

Our paper "Simultaneous adsorption of acetaminophen, diclofenac and tetracycline by organo-sepiolite: Experiments and statistical physics modelling" has been published in Chem. Eng. J.

Chem. Eng. J.