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Nidia Caetano

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Energy Procedia, #153C

Guest Editor



Guest Editor (Special Issue devoted to ICEER2017)

2017 - 2018(a year)

Recent publications

  • Symbiotic Co-Culture of Scenedesmus sp. and Azospirillum brasilense on N-Deficient Media with Biomass Production for Biofuels

    • Contreras-Angulo J
    • Mata T
    • Cuellar-Bermudez S
    • et al.
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  • Phaeodactylum tricornutum derived biosilica purification for energy applications

    • Branco-Vieira M
    • San Martin S
    • Agurto C
    • et al.
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Professional experience

Project Evaluator


January 2006 - Present

Coordinator Professor


January 1992 - Present


PhD Chemical Engineering


October 1987 - March 1996(8 years)

Graduation Chemical Engineering


September 1982 - August 1987(5 years)


Born Nov. 1964. Degree in Chem. Eng. FEUP, 1987. PhD Chem. Eng. Mar. 1996. Coordinator Professor at the School of Engineering (ISEP) of the Polytechnic Institute of Porto (IPP), External Researcher with LEPABE/FEUP and Collaborator at CIETI/ISEP, Sub-Director of the Chemical Engineering Depart. of ISEP for the Infrastructures and Facilities (2014-2016). Director of The Master Course in Sustainable Energies of ISEP (Mechanical Eng. Depart.), since March 2013. Technical expert for the ANINOV (Agência Nacional de Inovação). Technical Expert for the USDOA (SBIR program). Technical expert for the Israeli Dep. Agricult. Reviewer for African Journal of Biotechnology, Algal Research, Bioenergy Research, Bioresource Technology, Biotechnology Journal, Water Science & Technology, Fuel, Energy, Energy & Fuels, Clean Technologies & Environmental Polycies, Journal of Biotechnology, JAOCS, Sustainability, Waste and Biomass Valorization, etc. She has authored or co-authored +150 conference and journal papers with referee process, 11 book chapters, and was the invited lecturer of several conferences. Her research interests include biofuels production, waste & biomass valorization, microalgae production and valorization, education on sustainability. Member of Organizing Committee of 7JTIR, 8JTIR, 9JTIR, 1st ISWA/APESB Beacon Conference (Lobito), 2nd ISWA/APESB Beacon Conference (Luanda). She was the Program Chair of ICEER 2016 (Barcelona) and is the Conference Chair of ICEER 2017.

Co-authors (126)

  • Antonio Martins
  • Ana Rebelo
  • Fernando Hamerski