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San-Valero, P., Gabald√≥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‚Äď595. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.cej.2016.10.054

M. Henares, M. Izquierdo, J. M. Penya-Roja, V. Martínez-Soria (2016). 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√©rez, M. C., √Ālvarez-Hornos, F. J., Engesser, K. H., Dobslaw, D., & Gabald√≥n, C. (2016). Removal of 2-butoxyethanol gaseous emissions by biotrickling filtration packed with polyurethane foam. New Biotechnology, 33(2), 263‚Äď272. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.nbt.2015.11.006

San-Valero, P., Alc√°ntara, S., Penya-Roja, J. M., √Ālvarez-Hornos, F. J., Gabald√≥n, C. (2016). A Tool for Predicting the Dynamic Response of Biotrickling Filters for VOC Removal. Chemical Engineering Communications, 203(4), 476‚Äď487. http://doi.org/10.1080/00986445.2015.1025954

C. Lafita, J. M. Penya-Roja, C. Gabaldón (2015). Anaerobic removal of 1- methoxy-2-propanol under ambient temperature in a EGSB reactor. Bioprocess Biosystems Engineering 38 (11), 2137 Р2146  doi:10.1007/s00449-015-1453-0

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

J. Palau, M. Izquierdo, P. Marzal and V. Mart√≠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¬†54,¬† 1713‚Äď1722.¬†DOI: 10.1021/ie504193s

J. Palau a, A.A. Assadi b, J.M. Penya-roja a, A. Bouzaza b, D. Wolbert b, V. Mart√≠nez-Soria (2015).¬†Isovaleraldehyde degradation using UV photocatalytic and dielectric barrier discharge reactors, and their combinations. Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry 299, ¬†110‚Äď117.¬†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).¬†Abatement of 3-methylbutanal and trimethylamine with combined plasma and photocatalysis in a continuous planar reactor. Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry 282, ¬†1‚Äď8. ¬†http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jphotochem.2014.03.001

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

M.C. P√©rez; F.J. √Ālvarez-Hornos; P. San-Valero; P. Marzal, C. Gabald√≥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. √Ālvarez-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¬†pp 81-87.

Carlos Lafita, F. Javier √Ālvarez-Hornos, Carmen Gabald√≥n, Vicente Mart√≠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 Gabaldón 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). Study of the interaction mechanism in the biosorption of copper(II) ions onto Posidonia oceanica and peat. Clean-Soil Air Water 40, 428-437.

F. J. √Ālvarez-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√≥n, F.J. √Ālvarez-Hornos, F. Sempere,V. Mart√≠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 Gabaldón, Vicente Martínez-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√©rez; F.J. √Ālvarez-Hornos; P. San-Valero; C. Gabald√≥n (2012).¬†Evolution of bacterial community in isopropanol-degrading biotrickling filters by fluorescence in situ¬†hybridization (FISH).¬†Environmental Engineering And Management Journal¬†Volumen: 11. supplement 3.

M.C. P√©rez; F.J. √Ālvarez-Hornos; P. San-Valero; C. Gabald√≥n; V. Mart√≠nez-Soria (2012).¬†Evolution of Bacterial Community in a Full-scale Biotrickling Filter by Fluorescence in Situ Hybridization¬†(FISH)¬†Procedia Engineering¬†Volumen: 42, 731-736.

P. San-Valero; C. Gabaldón; J. Penya-roja; M.C. Pérez (2012). 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√≠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‚ąí5994.

Jordi Palau; Josep M. Penya-Roja; Carmen Gabald√≥n; F. Javier √Ālvarez-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. Martínez-Soria, J. Palau, J-M. Penya-roja, A. Waalkens, C. Gabaldón (2011). Control of VOC emissions from a flexographic printing facility using and industrial biotrickling filter. Water Science and Technology 65, 177-182.

F.J. √Ālvarez-Hornos, C. Lafita, V. Mart√≠nez-Soria, J.M. Penya-Roja, M.C. P√©rez, C. Gabald√≥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. Martínez-Soria, J. Palau, J-M. Penya-roja, P. San-Valero, C. Gabaldón (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. √Ālvarez-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. √Ālvarez-Hornos, M. Izquierdo, V. Mart√≠nez-Soria, J. M. Penya-roja, F. Sempere, C. Gabald√≥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√≥n, F.J. √Ālvarez-Hornos, F. Sempere,V. Mart√≠nez-Soria (2010). UV photocatalytic oxidation of paint solvent compounds in air using an annular TiO2-supported reactor. J Chem Technol Biotechnol¬† 86:273-281.

F. Sempere, V. Martínez-Soria, J-M. Penya-roja, M. Izquierdo, J. Palau, C. Gabaldón (2010). Comparison between laboratory and pilot biotrickling filtration of air emissions from painting and wood finishing. J Chem Technol Biotechnol 85, 364 Р370.

M. Izquierdo, C. Gabaldón, P. Marzal, F.J. Alvarez-Hornos (2010). Modeling of copper fixed-bed biosorption from wastewater by Posidonia oceanica. Bioresour Technol 101, 510 Р517.

M. Izquierdo, C. Gabaldón, 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 Р172.

F. Sempere, C. Gabald√≥n, V. Mart√≠nez-Soria, J-M. Penya-roja, F. J. √Ālvarez-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. Gabaldón, V. Martínez-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 Р177.

V. Mart√≠nez-Soria, C. Gabald√≥n, J-M. Penya-roja, J. Palau, F. J. √Ālvarez-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. ¬†J Air Waste Manag Assoc 59, 998 1006.¬†

C. Gabaldón, M. Izquierdo, M. Martín, 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. Gabaldón, 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. 

F. J. √Ālvarez-Hornos, C. Gabald√≥n, V. Mart√≠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.¬†

F.J. Alvarez-Hornos, C. Gabaldón, V. Martínez-Soria, M. Martín, P. Marzal, J.M. Penya-roja (2008). Biofiltration of ethylbenzene vapours: influence of the packing material.  Bioresour Technol 99, 269 276. 

F. Sempere, C. Gabald√≥n, V. Mart√≠nez-Soria, P. Marzal, J-M. Penya-roja, F. J. √Ālvarez-Hornos (2008). Performance evaluation of a biotrickling filter treating a mixture of oxygenated VOCs during intermittent loading.¬† Chemosphere¬† 73,¬† 1533 1539.

F.J. Alvarez-Hornos, C. Gabaldón, V. Martínez-Soria, P. Marzal, J.M. Penya-roja, F. Sempere (2007). Biofiltration of ethyl acetate under continuous and intermittent loading.  Environ Prog 26,  327 337.

C. Gabaldón, 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 Р897.

C. Gabaldón, M. Izquierdo, V. Martínez-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. Gabaldón, V. Martínez Soria, P. Marzal, J.M. Penya-roja,  M. Izquierdo (2007). Long term perfomance of peat biofilters treating ethyl acetate, toluene and its mixture in air. Biotechnol Bioeng 96, 651-660.

C. Gabaldón, V. Martínez Soria, M. Martín, 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 Р328.

C. Gabaldón, 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 Р1112.