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San-Valero, P., Dorado, A.D., Quijano, G., 脕lvarez-Hornos, F.J., Gabald贸n, C. (2017). Biotrickling filter modeling for styrene abatement. Part 2: Simulating a two-phase partitioning bioreactor. Chemosphere.聽https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2017.10.141聽

San-Valero, P., Dorado, A.D, Mart铆nez-Soria, V., Gabald贸n, C. (2017).聽Biotrickling filter modeling for styrene abatement. Part 1: Model development, calibration and validation on an industrial scale.聽Chemosphere.聽https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2017.10.069

Lafita, C., San-Valero, P., Marzal, P.,聽Penya-roja, J.M., Gabald贸n C. (2017).聽Enhancement of biomass retention in an EGSB reactor used to treat 1-methoxy-2-propanol.聽Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology.聽http://doi.org/10.1002/jctb.5461

Vermorel, N., San-Valero, P., Izquierdo, M., Gabald贸n, C., Penya-roja, J.M. (2017).聽Anaerobic degradation of 2-propanol: Laboratory and pilot-scale studies.Chemical Engineering Science, 172, 42-51. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ces.2017.06.021

Bravo, D., Ferrero, P., Penya-roja, J.M., 脕lvarez-Hornos, F.J., Gabald贸n, C. (2017).聽Control of VOCs from printing press air emissions by anaerobic bioscrubber: Performance and microbial community of an on-site pilot unit.Journal of Environmental Management, 197,聽287-295. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jenvman.2017.03.093

Mu帽oz Sierra, J.D., Lafita, C., Gabald贸n, C., Spanjers, H., van Lier, J.B. (2017).聽Trace metals supplementation in anaerobic membrane bioreactors treating highly saline phenolic wastewater. Bioresource technology, 234, 106-114. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.biortech.2017.03.032

脕lvarez-Hornos, F.J., Mart铆nez-Soria, V., Marzal, P., Izquierdo, M., Gabald贸n, C. (2017).聽Performance and feasibility of biotrickling filtration in the control of styrene industrial air emissions.聽International Biodeterioration and Biodegradation, 119, 329-335. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ibiod.2016.10.016

Ordaz, A., Figueroa-Gonz谩lez, I., San-Valero, P., Gabald贸n, C., Quijano, G. (2017).聽Effect of the height-to-diameter ratio on the mass transfer and mixing performance of a biotrickling filter.Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology.聽http://doi.org/10.1002/jctb.5330

Henares, M., Izquierdo, M., Marzal, P., Mart铆nez-Soria, V. (2017).聽Demethanization of aqueous anaerobic effluents using a polydimethylsiloxane membrane module: Mass transfer, fouling and energy analysis.聽Separation and Purification Technology, 186, 10-19. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.seppur.2017.05.035

San-Valero, P., Gabald贸n, C., Penya-roja, J. M., Quijano, G. (2017). Enhanced styrene removal in a two-phase partitioning bioreactor operated as a biotrickling filter: Towards full-scale applications. Chemical Engineering Journal, 309, 588鈥595. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.cej.2016.10.054

M. Henares, M. Izquierdo, J. M.聽Penya-Roja, V. Mart铆nez-Soria (2016).聽Comparative study of degassing membrane modules for the removal of methane from Expanded Granular Sludge Bed anaerobic reactor effluent. Separation and Purification Technology 170, 22-29 http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.seppur.2016.06.024

P茅rez, M. C., 脕lvarez-Hornos, F. J., Engesser, K. H., Dobslaw, D., & Gabald贸n, C. (2016). Removal of 2-butoxyethanol gaseous emissions by biotrickling filtration packed with polyurethane foam. New Biotechnology, 33(2), 263鈥272. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.nbt.2015.11.006

San-Valero, P., Alc谩ntara, S., Penya-Roja, J. M., 脕lvarez-Hornos, F. J., Gabald贸n, C. (2016). A Tool for Predicting the Dynamic Response of Biotrickling Filters for VOC Removal. Chemical Engineering Communications, 203(4), 476鈥487. http://doi.org/10.1080/00986445.2015.1025954

C. Lafita, J. M.聽Penya-Roja, C. Gabald贸n (2015).聽Anaerobic removal of 1- methoxy-2-propanol under ambient temperature in a EGSB reactor. Bioprocess Biosystems Engineering 38 (11), 2137 – 2146 聽doi:10.1007/s00449-015-1453-0

San-Valero, P., Penya-Roja, J. M., 脕lvarez-Hornos, F. J., Marzal, P y Gabald贸n, C. (2015).聽Dynamic mathematical modelling of the removal of hydrophilic VOCs by biotrickling filters. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 12, 746-766. 聽doi:10.3390/ijerph120100746

J. Palau, M. Izquierdo, P. Marzal and V. Mart铆nez-Soria (2015).Coupling adsorption and biological technologies for multicomponent and fluctuating volatile organic compounds emissions abatement: laboratory-scale evaluation and full-scale implementation. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res聽54,聽 1713鈥1722.聽DOI: 10.1021/ie504193s

J. Palau a, A.A. Assadi b, J.M. Penya-roja a, A. Bouzaza b, D. Wolbert b, V. Mart铆nez-Soria (2015).Isovaleraldehyde degradation using UV photocatalytic and dielectric barrier discharge reactors, and their combinations. Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry 299, 聽110鈥117.聽http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jphotochem.2014.11.013

A. A. Assadi, J. Palau, .A Bouzaza, J. Penya-Roja,V. Martinez-Soria, D. Wolbert (2014).聽Abatement of 3-methylbutanal and trimethylamine with combined plasma and photocatalysis in a continuous planar reactor. Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry 282, 聽1鈥8. 聽http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jphotochem.2014.03.001

K. J. Portune; M. C. P茅rez; F. J.聽脕lvarez-Hornos; et al. (2014).聽Investigating bacterial populations in styrene-degrading biofilters by 16S rDNA tag pyrosequencing.聽Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, DOI 10.1007/s00253-014-5868-3

M.C. P茅rez; F. J. 脕lvarez-Hornos; K. Portune; C. Gabald贸n (2014).聽Abatement of styrene waste gas emission by biofilter and biotrickling filter: comparison of packing materials and inoculation procedures.聽Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, DOI: 10.1007/s00253-014-5773-9

P. San-Valero; J.M. Penya-Roja; F.J. 脕lvarez-Hornos; C. Gabald贸n.(2014). Modelling mass transfer properties in a biotrickling filter for the removal of isopropanol. Chemical Engineering Science. 108, 47-56.

M. Carmen P茅rez, F. Javier 脕lvarez-Hornos, Pau San-Valero, Paula Marzal and Carmen Gabald贸n (2013). Microbial community analysis in biotrickling filters treating isopropanol air emissions. Environmental Technology. 34 (19), 2789-2798.

M. Izquierdo, C. Gabald贸n, P. Marzal (2013).聽Modeling of the effect of EDTA on copper(II) biosorption onto Posidonia oceanica waste in batch and fixed-bed systems.Journal of The Taiwan Institute Of Chemical Engineers. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtice.2013.08.001

M. Izquierdo, C. Gabald贸n, P. Marzal (2013).聽Influence of EDTA in the treatment of metal plating wastewater by biosorption.J Chem Technol Biotechnol聽 88, 606-614.

K. Pakshirajan, M. Izquierdo, P. Lens (2013).聽Arsenic(III) Removal at Low Concentrations by Biosorption Using Phanerochaete Chrysosporium Pellets.聽Separation Science and Technology聽48, 1111-1122聽

M. Izquierdo, P. Marzal, P.N.L Lens, (2013).聽Effect of Organic Ligands on Copper(II) Removal from Metal Plating Wastewater by Orange Peel-based Biosorbents.Water, Air and Soil Pollution聽224, 1507-1522

M.C. P茅rez; F.J. 脕lvarez-Hornos; P. San-Valero; P. Marzal, C. Gabald贸n (2013). Microbial community analysis in biotrickling filters treating isopropanol air emissions. Environmental Technology, Online, DOI 10.1080/09593330.2013.790067.

Aymen Amine Assadi, Jordi Palau, Abdelkrim Bouzaza and Dominique Wolbert (2013). Modeling of a continuous photocatalytic reactor for isovaleraldehyde oxidation: Effect of different operating parameter and chemical degradation pathway. Chemical engineering Research and Desing 91 pp 1307-1316.

D. Volckaert; F. J. 脕lvarez-Hornos; P.M. Heynderickx; C. Kittikoon; H. Van Langenhove (2013) Ethylbenzene removal under mesophilic conditions in a biofitler with Macadamia ternifolia nutshells as a carrier materia. Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology. 88聽pp 81-87.

Carlos Lafita, F. Javier 脕lvarez-Hornos, Carmen Gabald贸n, Vicente Mart铆nez-Soria and Josep-Manuel Penya Roja (2013) 20. Biotrickling Filters for Removal of Volatile Organic Compounds from Air in the Coating Sector. In Air Pollution Prevention and Control: Bioreactors and Bioengineeering. John Wiley & sons. Editors C. Kennes and MC Veiga. pp 485-496.

San-Valero P., Penya-Roja J., Sempere F. and Gabald贸n C. (2013) Biotrickling filtration of isopropanol under intermittent loading conditions. Bioprocess and Biosystems Engineering, 36 pp 975-984.

M. Izquierdo, P. Marzal, C. Gabaldon, M. Silvetti, P. Castaldi (2012).聽Study of the interaction mechanism in the biosorption of copper(II) ions onto聽Posidonia oceanica聽and peat.聽Clean-Soil Air Water 40, 428-437.

F. J. 脕lvarez-Hornos; D. Volckaert; P.M. Heynderickx; H. Van Langenhove (2012). Removal of ethyl acetate, n-hexane and toluene from waste air in a membrane bioreactor under continuous and intermittent feeding conditions. Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology 87, 739-745.

J. Palau, J- M. Penya-Roja, C. Gabald贸n, F.J. 脕lvarez-Hornos, F. Sempere,V. Mart铆nez-Soria (2012). Effect of pre-treatments based on UV photocatalysis and photo-oxidation on toluene biofiltration performance. J Chem Technol Biotechnol 87, 65-72.

Carlos Lafita, Josep-Manuel Penya-Roja, Carmen Gabald贸n, Vicente Mart铆nez-Soria (2012). Full-scale biotrickling filtration of volatile organic compounds from air emission in wood-coating activities. Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology. 87, 732-738.

M.C. P茅rez; F.J. 脕lvarez-Hornos; P. San-Valero; C. Gabald贸n (2012).聽Evolution of bacterial community in isopropanol-degrading biotrickling filters by fluorescence in situ聽hybridization (FISH).聽Environmental Engineering And Management Journal聽Volumen: 11. supplement 3.

M.C. P茅rez; F.J. 脕lvarez-Hornos; P. San-Valero; C. Gabald贸n; V. Mart铆nez-Soria (2012).聽Evolution of Bacterial Community in a Full-scale Biotrickling Filter by Fluorescence in Situ Hybridization聽(FISH)聽Procedia Engineering聽Volumen: 42, 731-736.

P. San-Valero; C. Gabald贸n; J. Penya-roja; M.C. P茅rez (2012).聽Study of Mass Oxygen Transfer in a Biotrickling Filter for Air Pollution Control. Procedia Engineering Volumen: 42,1895-1900.

Palau, J., Colomer, M., Penya-Roja, J.M. y Mart铆nez-Soria, V., (2012) Photodegradation of Toluene, m-Xylene, and n-Butyl Acetate and Their Mixtures over TiO2 Catalyst on Glass Fibers. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research. 51, 5986鈭5994.

Jordi Palau; Josep M. Penya-Roja; Carmen Gabald贸n; F. Javier 脕lvarez-Hornos; Feliu Sempere; Vicenten Martinez-Soria, (2011) UV photocatalytic oxidation of paing solvent compounds in air using an annular TiO2-supported reactor. Journal of chemical technology and biotechology. 86.273-281.

F. Sempere, V. Mart铆nez-Soria, J. Palau, J-M. Penya-roja, A. Waalkens, C. Gabald贸n (2011). Control of VOC emissions from a flexographic printing facility using and industrial biotrickling filter. Water Science and Technology 65, 177-182.

F.J. 脕lvarez-Hornos, C. Lafita, V. Mart铆nez-Soria, J.M. Penya-Roja, M.C. P茅rez, C. Gabald贸n (2011). Evaluation of a pilot-scale biotrickling filter as a VOC control technology for plastic coating sector. Biochemical Engineering Journal 58-59 (2011) 154-161.

F. Sempere, V. Mart铆nez-Soria, J. Palau, J-M. Penya-roja, P. San-Valero, C. Gabald贸n (2011). Effects of nitrogen source and empty bed residence time on the removal of styrene gaseous emissions by biotrickling filtration. Bioprocess Biosyst. Eng.34, 859-867.

F. J. 脕lvarez-Hornos, D. Volckaert, P.M. Heynderickx, H. Van Langenhove (2011). Performance of a composite membrane bioreactor for the removal of ethyl acetate from waste air. Bioresource Technology, 102 , 8893-8898.

F.J. 脕lvarez-Hornos, M. Izquierdo, V. Mart铆nez-Soria, J. M. Penya-roja, F. Sempere, C. Gabald贸n (2011). Influence of ground tire rubber on the transient loading response of a peat biofilter. J Environ Manage 92:1978-1985.

J. Palau, J- M. Penya-Roja, C. Gabald贸n, F.J. 脕lvarez-Hornos, F. Sempere,V. Mart铆nez-Soria (2010). UV photocatalytic oxidation of paint solvent compounds in air using an annular TiO2-supported reactor. J Chem Technol Biotechnol聽 86:273-281.

F. Sempere, V. Mart铆nez-Soria, J-M. Penya-roja, M. Izquierdo, J. Palau, C. Gabald贸n (2010). Comparison between laboratory and pilot biotrickling filtration of air emissions from painting and wood finishing. J Chem Technol Biotechnol 85, 364 – 370.

M. Izquierdo, C. Gabald贸n, P. Marzal, F.J. Alvarez-Hornos (2010). Modeling of copper fixed-bed biosorption from wastewater by Posidonia oceanica. Bioresour Technol 101, 510 – 517.

M. Izquierdo, C. Gabald贸n, P. Marzal, F. Sempere (2010). Sorption of copper by a highly mineralized peat in batch and packed-bed systems. J Chem Technol Biotechnol 85, 165 – 172.

F. Sempere, C. Gabald贸n, V. Mart铆nez-Soria, J-M. Penya-roja, F. J. 脕lvarez-Hornos (2009). Evaluation of a combined activated carbon prefilter and biotrickling filter system treating variable ethanol and ethyl acetate gaseous emissions. Eng Life Sci 9, 317 – 323.

F.J. Alvarez-Hornos, C. Gabald贸n, V. Mart铆nez-Soria, P. Marzal, J-M. Penya-roja (2009). Mathematical modeling of the biofiltration of ethyl acetate and toluene and their mixture.Biochem Eng J 43, 169 – 177.

V. Mart铆nez-Soria, C. Gabald贸n, J-M. Penya-roja, J. Palau, F. J. 脕lvarez-Hornos, F. Sempere, C. Soriano (2009). Performance of a Pilot-Scale Biotrickling Filter in Controlling the Volatile Organic Compound Emissions in a Furniture Manufacturing Facility. 聽J Air Waste Manag Assoc 59, 998 1006.聽

C. Gabald贸n, M. Izquierdo, M. Mart铆n, P. Marzal (2008). Fixed-bed removal of free and complexed Ni from synthetic and industrial aqueous solution. Sep Sci Technol 43, 1157-1173.

C. Escudero, C. Gabald贸n, P. Marzal, I. Villaescusa (2008). Effect of EDTA on divalent metal adsorption onto grape stalk and exhausted coffee wastes.J Hazard Mater 152, 476 485.聽

F. J. 脕lvarez-Hornos, C. Gabald贸n, V. Mart铆nez-Soria, P. Marzal, J.M. Penya-roja (2008). Biofiltration of toluene in the absence and the presence of ethyl acetate under continuous and intermittent loading.J Chem Technol Biotechnol 83, 643 653.聽

F.J. Alvarez-Hornos, C. Gabald贸n, V. Mart铆nez-Soria, M. Mart铆n, P. Marzal, J.M. Penya-roja (2008). Biofiltration of ethylbenzene vapours: influence of the packing material.Bioresour Technol 99, 269 276.聽

F. Sempere, C. Gabald贸n, V. Mart铆nez-Soria, P. Marzal, J-M. Penya-roja, F. J. 脕lvarez-Hornos (2008). Performance evaluation of a biotrickling filter treating a mixture of oxygenated VOCs during intermittent loading.聽 Chemosphere聽 73,聽 1533 1539.

F.J. Alvarez-Hornos, C. Gabald贸n, V. Mart铆nez-Soria, P. Marzal, J.M. Penya-roja, F. Sempere (2007). Biofiltration of ethyl acetate under continuous and intermittent loading.Environ Prog 26,聽 327 337.

C. Gabald贸n, M. Izquierdo, P. Marzal, F. Sempere (2007). Evaluation of biosorbents for Cu removal from wastewater in the presence of EDTA. J Chem Technol Biotechnol 82, 888 – 897.

C. Gabald贸n, M. Izquierdo, V. Mart铆nez-Soria, P. Marzal, J.M. Penya-roja, F.J. Alvarez-Hornos (2007). Biological nitrate removal from wastewater of a metal-finishing industry. J Hazard Mater 148, 485-490.

F.J. Alvarez Hornos, C. Gabald贸n, V. Mart铆nez Soria, P. Marzal, J.M. Penya-roja,聽 M. Izquierdo (2007). Long term perfomance of peat biofilters treating ethyl acetate, toluene and its mixture in air. Biotechnol Bioeng 96, 651-660.

C. Gabald贸n, V. Mart铆nez Soria, M. Mart铆n, P. Marzal, J.M. Penya-roja, F.J. Alvarez-Hornos (2006). Removal of TEX vapors from air in a peat biofilter. Influence of inlet concentration and inlet load. J Chem Technol Biotechnol 81, 322 – 328.

C. Gabald贸n, P. Marzal, F.J. Alvarez-Hornos (2006). Modelling Cd(II) removal from water solutions by adsorption onto a highly mineralized peat. Batch and fixed bed column experiments. J Chem Technol Biotechnol 81, 1107 – 1112.