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Post-doctoral Position

Determination of fundamental properties of gaseous mixtures of interest for the gas and oil industry in the presence of complex fluids (Research and Development Laboratory for Supercritical Fluids, Oil and Natural Gas)

The selected candidate will receive a fellowship from FUSP – Fundação de Apoio à Universidade de São Paulo, of the amount of R$ 6.819,30 reais monthly paid.

Happy New Year. May the New Year bring to you warmth of love, and a light to guide your path towards a positive destination.

Process and Product Applied Thermodynamics , is the Applied Thermodynamics research group at the University of Aveiro. PATh is today part of the CICECO

PATH, Process and Product Applied Thermodynamics, is the Applied Thermodynamics research group at the University of Aveiro. It was created in 1998 by João A.P. Coutinho and Isabel M. Marrucho and is today part of the CICECO Centre for Research in Ceramics and Composite Materials.

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01/04/2021

01-04-2021: Dr. Mara G. Freire was the invited guest for this week's IMIL Webinar (https://imil2020chile.cl/), with a presentation entitled “Towards low-cost biopharmaceuticals by the incorporation of ionic liquids in downstream processes”. Hope that you've all enjoyed!!

25/03/2021

25-03-2021: PAThlestra of Dr. Helena Passos, researcher in our group, with focus on “From biocatalysis to metal separation: the versatility of ionic-liquid-based aqueous biphasic systems”. She will give an invited plenary presentation at ENQF 2021 (https://xivenqf.events.chemistry.pt/) with the same topic, and soon this lecture will also be available in PATh Youtube channel! Stay tunned and subscribe it, and don't miss any update!

16/03/2021

16-03-2021: Filipe Hobi cotutelle PhD thesis (between PATh and Unicamp) defense intitled "Solventes eutéticos: um meio promissor para a solubilização e valorização da lignina" [PT]. Congratulations!

sciencedirect.com 16/03/2021

Multiproduct Microalgae Biorefineries Mediated by Ionic Liquids

Our latest publication in Trends in Biotecnology, concerning microalgae-based biorefineries mediated by ionic liquids, is out now!

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S016777992100055X

"Multiproduct Microalgae Biorefineries Mediated by Ionic Liquids"
Michel H. M. Eppink, Sónia P. M. Ventura, João A. P. Coutinho and Rene H. Wijffels

Congratulations to the authors!

sciencedirect.com Ionic liquids (ILs) are salts with low melting points that can be used as solvents for mild extraction and selective fractionation of biomolecules (e.…

15/03/2021

Path represented in the "Women in Science" event organized by Nanu, FCT/UNL.

10/03/2021

10-03-2021: Filipe Hobi rehearsed today with our group for his cotutelle PhD between PATh and Unicamp about "Solventes eutéticos: um meio promissor para a solubilização e valorização da lignina" [in PT]. Best of luck!! :)

[03/10/21]   Online networking and communication are keeping science alive. Our group is online on several platforms to help disseminate knowledge, opportunities and our work!

We are trying to reach a new goal on our youtube channel: to personalize our URL (link)! A small objective that will help us be more professional and reachable. Our channel needs 100 subscribers to be eligible for a personalized link.
So, please subscribe to our channel and share! Our content might be of interest to people outside of PATh.

Here is the link to our channel:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC1ri9AXIyAYLDgAz7Uyi0Kw

And if you have not already, you can also follow PATh on:
- LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/path-research-group-882a281a0/
- Twitter: https://twitter.com/PATh_RG?s=20

09/03/2021

09-03-2021: PAThlestra of Dr. Veronica Sarbach, from the company Materially, Italy, and part of the GRETE Project, with focus on “Actions to boost your scientific communication & dissemination”. Soon, this lecture will be available in our Youtube channel, stay tunned and subscribe it, so you won't miss any update!

sciencedirect.com 08/03/2021

Selective recovery and purification of carotenoids and fatty acids from Rhodotorula glutinis using mixtures of biosolvents

Our latest publication in Separation and Purification Technology, concerning the selective recovery and purification of carotenoids and fatty acids from Rhodotorula glutinis using mixtures of biosolvents, is out now!

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1383586621002495

"Selective recovery and purification of carotenoids and fatty acids from Rhodotorula glutinis using mixtures of biosolvents"
Cassamo U. Mussagy, Daniela Remonatto, Ariela V. Paula, Rondinelli D. Herculano, Valéria C. Santos-Ebinuma, João A. P. Coutinho and Jorge F. B. Pereira

Congratulations to the authors!

sciencedirect.com Selective recovery and purification of carotenoids and lipids from oleaginous red yeast Rhodotorula glutinis require a complex integration of differen…

pubs.acs.org 03/03/2021

Selective Sequential Recovery of Zinc and Copper from Acid Mine Drainage

Our latest publication in ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, concerning the selective sequential recovery of zinc and copper from acid mine drainage, is out now!

https://pubs.acs.org/doi/10.1021/acssuschemeng.0c07549

"Selective Sequential Recovery of Zinc and Copper from Acid Mine Drainage"
Helena Passos, Brayan Cruz, Nicolas Schaeffer, Carla Patinha, Eduardo Ferreira da Silva, and João A. P. Coutinho

Congratulations to the authors!

pubs.acs.org The observed imbalance between the unsustainable consumption of available natural metal resources and finite deposits makes the recovery and recycling of metals from metal-containing wastes an imperative. Here, ionic-liquid-based aqueous biphasic systems (IL-based ABSs) are proposed as an efficient....

03/03/2021

03-03-2021: PAThlestra of Dr. Tânia Dias, researcher in our group, that was sharing with us the work she developed during her thesis at University of Beira Interior (UBI) entitled "Effect of white tea on the reproductive function of diabetic or prediabetic individuals". Soon, this lecture will be available in our Youtube channel, stay tunned!

pubs.acs.org 02/03/2021

Sustainable Strategy Based on Induced Precipitation for the Purification of Phycobiliproteins

Our latest publication in ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, concerning a sustainable strategy for the purification of Phycobiliproteins, is out now!

https://pubs.acs.org/doi/10.1021/acssuschemeng.0c09218

"Sustainable Strategy Based on Induced Precipitation for the Purification of Phycobiliproteins"
Margarida Martins, Bruna P. Soares, João H. P. M. Santos, Pankaj Bharmoria, Mário A. Torres Acosta, Ana C. R. V. Dias, João A. P. Coutinho, and Sónia P. M. Ventura

Congratulations to the authors!

pubs.acs.org Phycobiliproteins are fluorescent proteins mainly produced by red macroalgae and cyanobacteria. These proteins, essential to the survival of these organisms, find application in many fields of interest, from medical, pharmaceutical, and cosmetic to food and textile industries. The biggest obstacle t...

pubs.rsc.org 26/02/2021

Pilot scale reverse osmosis refinery wastewater treatment – a techno-economical and sustainability assessment

Our latest publication in Environmental Science: Water Research & Technology, concerning a pilot scale reverse osmosis refinery wastewater treatment, is out now!

https://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlelanding/2021/ew/d0ew00936a#!divAbstract

"Pilot scale reverse osmosis refinery wastewater treatment – a techno-economical and sustainability assessment"
Pedro D. A. Bastos, Maria António Santos, Pedro Jorge Carvalho, Svetlozar Velizarova and João G. Crespo

Congratulations to the authors!

pubs.rsc.org Technologies for wastewater reclamation and water reuse within oil refineries have been gaining particular attention over the past decade due to legislative pressures associated with the efficient use of water resources and wastewater discharge. Having to constantly rely on access to great amounts o...

24/02/2021

24-02-2021: PAThlestra of Prof. José Palomar, from the Autonomous University of Madrid (UAM), Spain, with focus on “Biogas upgrading based on ionic liquids”. Soon, this lecture will be available in our Youtube channel, stay tunned!

21/02/2021
19/02/2021

19-02-2021: Ana Miguel Loureiro MSc thesis defense intitled "Removal of albumin from platelet lysates for the fabrication of hydrogels for 3D cell culture". Congratulations!

19/02/2021

Please mind the following job offer

pubs.rsc.org 19/02/2021

Using coarse-grained molecular dynamics to understand the effect of ionic liquids on the aggregation of Pluronic copolymer solutions

Our latest publication in Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, concerning the use of coarse-grained molecular dynamics to understand the effect of ionic liquids on the aggregation of Pluronic copolymer solutions, is out now!

https://pubs.rsc.org/en/Content/ArticleLanding/2021/CP/D0CP06572B#!divAbstract

"Using coarse-grained molecular dynamics to understand the effect of ionic liquids on the aggregation of Pluronic copolymer solutions"
German Perez-Sanchez, Nicolas Schaeffer, André Lopes, Jorge F. B. Pereira and João A. P. Coutinho

Congratulations to the authors!

pubs.rsc.org This study is aimed to enhance the understanding of the interaction between ionic liquids (ILs) and non-ionic Pluronic triblock copolymers in aqueous two-phase micellar systems (ATPMS) used for selective separation/purification of hydrophobic biomolecules. The ILs allow a precise control of the clou...

pubs.rsc.org 19/02/2021

The Impact of the Counterion in the Performance of Ionic Hydrotropes

Our latest publication in Chemical Communications, concerning the impact of the counterion in the performance of ionic hydrotropes, is out now!

https://pubs.rsc.org/en/Content/ArticleLanding/2021/CC/D0CC08092F#!divAbstract

"The Impact of the Counterion in the Performance of Ionic Hydrotropes"
Dinis O. Abranches, Jordana Benfica, Bruna P. Soares, Ana M. Ferreira, Tânia Sintra, Seishi Shimizu and João A. P. Coutinho

Congratulations to the authors!

pubs.rsc.org The efficiency of an ionic hydrotrope is shown to increase with the hydrophobicity of its counterion, challenging the common view that ionic hydrotropes should possess a small, densely charged counterion ion such as sodium or chloride.

frontiersin.org 19/02/2021

Editorial Research Topic: Envisioning the Future of Industrial Bioprocesses Through Biorefinery

Our latest publication in Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology, concerning the future of industrial bioprocesses through biorefinery, is out now!

https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fbioe.2021.617999/full

"Editorial Research Topic: Envisioning the Future of Industrial Bioprocesses Through Biorefinery"
Sónia P. Ventura, Jorge F. Pereira and Nicolas Papaiconomou

Congratulations to the authors!

frontiersin.org Biorefinery is generally described as a facility integrating the conversion of biomass into new chemicals, fuels, and other commercial products and commodities. Supported by the Circular Economy concept, the Biorefinery scope is now enlarging to the conversion of residues, co-products and wastes. Wo...

youtube.com 19/02/2021

Project BATREARES

Check out a short video marking the conclution of the BatRE ARES, project which dealt with the recovery of rare earth elements (REE) from NiMH batteries recycling!

You can also learn a little more about the project here:
https://www.era-learn.eu/network-information/networks/era-min/the-third-era-min-joint-call-2015/battery-recycling-2013-achieving-rare-earth-separation

youtube.com BatreAres project was funded under ERA-MIN Joint Call 2015 on “Sustainable Supply of Raw Materials in Europe”.BatreAres project has proposed an innovative pr...

publico.pt 18/02/2021

O Rei vai nu (ou o dia em que a FCT desbaratou o grau de doutoramento)

https://www.publico.pt/2021/02/18/ciencia/noticia/rei-vai-nu-dia-fct-desbaratou-grau-doutoramento-1950964

publico.pt Não é aceitável que a principal agência de financiamento científico em Portugal decida agora que, afinal, já não é necessário o grau de doutoramento para liderar uma equipa de investigação.

17/02/2021

17-02-2021: PAThlestra of Dr. Mónia Martins, from our research group, with focus on “GRETE - Green chemicals and technologies for the wood-to-textile value chain”. Thanks for sharing this project and achievements with us! :D

pubs.acs.org 16/02/2021

ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering Welcomes Manuscripts on the Circular Economy of Biomass

ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering Welcomes Manuscripts on the Circular Economy of Biomass.

For more details see: https://pubs.acs.org/doi/10.1021/acssuschemeng.1c00592

pubs.acs.org Download Hi-Res ImageDownload to MS-PowerPointCite This:ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng. 2021, 9, 6, 2410-2411 ADVERTISEMENT RETURN TO ISSUEEditorialNEXTACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering Welcomes Manuscripts on the Circular Economy of BiomassAbigail S. EngelberthAbigail S. EngelberthMore by Abigail....

ua.pt 16/02/2021

Universidade de Aveiro com elevado número de cientistas entre os mais citados do mundo - Universidade de Aveiro

We are very proud to announce that, according to a comprehensive study from the University of Stanford, Professor João Coutinho, Doctor Mara Freire, Professor Sónia Ventura and Doctor Pedro Carvalho have been found among the best scientists in the world!!

Congratulations to all!
https://www.ua.pt/pt/noticias/9/66942

ua.pt Uma lista com o impacto da carreira dos cientistas foi revelada no final de 2020 num estudo coordenado por John Ioannidis, da Universidade de Stanford (EUA). Dela fazem parte 34 ci...

sciencedirect.com 15/02/2021

Evaluating the hazardous impact of ionic liquids – challenges and opportunities

Our latest publication in the Journal of Hazardous Materials, concerning the hazardous impact of ionic liquids, is out now!

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0304389421001783

"Evaluating the hazardous impact of ionic liquids – challenges and opportunities"
Sandra Magina, Ana Barros-Timmons, Sónia P. M. Ventura and Dmitry V. Evtuguin

Congratulations to the authors!

sciencedirect.com Ionic liquids (ILs), being related to the design of new environmentally friendly solvents, are widely considered for applications within the “green ch…

docs.google.com 11/02/2021

IMIL2021 Registration: Day 2 (February 18th)

Please mind that the second IMIL Webinar will take place next Thursday, February 18th at 10 am (Time zone CLDT, UTC -3). The Zoom meeting will open at 9h30 (Time zone CLDT, UTC-3) so that everyone can enter in advance to start the webinar on time.

This seminar will be with Professor Jorge Brandão Pereira (University of Coimbra - Portugal and São Paulo State University - UNESP), with a presentation on"Ionic Liquids and their potential in the extraction and stabilization of biological molecules".

Below is the Google Form link to register and join this seminar:
https://bit.ly/3a3isly

docs.google.com Prof. Jorge Fernando Brandão Pereira: "Ionic liquids and their potential in the extraction and stabilization of biological molecules" 10:00 Current local time in Chile (GMT-3)

haengenharia.pt 11/02/2021

Grandes Entrevistas de Engenharia com... Irina Ramos - Notícias OERN

A small reflection by Irina Ramos on the contributions of chemical engineering to help tackle the covid-19 pandemic:
https://haengenharia.pt/noticias/grandes-entrevistas-de-engenharia-com-irina-ramos/

haengenharia.pt Se dúvidas houvesse quanto à importância da Engenharia na persecução das novas formas de combater a pandemia, nomeadamente no que diz respeito às vacinas,

pubs.acs.org 11/02/2021

Non-Ideality in Thymol + Menthol Type V Deep Eutectic Solvents

Our latest publication in ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, concerning the non-ideality in thymol + menthol type V Deep Eutectic Solvents, is out now!

https://pubs.acs.org/doi/10.1021/acssuschemeng.0c07874

"Non-Ideality in Thymol + Menthol Type V Deep Eutectic Solvents"
Nicolas Schaeffer, Dinis O. Abranches, Liliana P. Silva, Mónia A.R. Martins, Pedro J. Carvalho, Olga Russina, Alessandro Triolo, Laurent Paccou, Yannick Guinet, Alain Hedoux, and João A.P. Coutinho

Congratulations to the authors!

pubs.acs.org The nonionic Type V deep eutectic solvent (DESs) thymol + menthol is experimentally and computationally studied aiming to clarify the relation between its liquid phase structure and its thermodynamic nonideality. 1H NMR, Raman, and X-ray scattering analysis of the thymol + menthol system, supported....

pubs.rsc.org 11/02/2021

Nucleophilic degradation of Diazinon in thermoreversible polymer-polymer aqueous biphasic systems

Our latest publication in Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, concerning the nucleophilic degradation of Diazinon in thermoreversible polymer-polymer aqueous biphasic systems, is out now!

https://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlelanding/2021/cp/d0cp06086k/unauth#!divAbstract

"Nucleophilic degradation of Diazinon in thermoreversible polymer-polymer aqueous biphasic systems"
Daniela Millan, Mafalda Almeida, Ana Filipa Rufino, João A. P. Coutinho and Mara G. Freire

Congratulations to the authors!

pubs.rsc.org Although aqueous biphasic systems have been largely investigated in the separation and/or purification of biocompounds, their potential as reaction media to design integrated reaction-separation processes has been less explored. In this work aqueous biphasic systems (ABS) composed of polypropylene g...

sciencedirect.com 11/02/2021

Editorial overview: A closer look on sustainable solvents and processes

We are delighted to announce that the Section on “Green Solvents” that professor João Coutinho and doctor Mara Freire edited for Current Opinion in Green and Sustainable Chemistry is one of the most widely read and cited sections of 2019 and their work was recognized as such!

Take a look at this great publication:
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S2452223619300355

sciencedirect.com Current Opinion in Green and Sustainable ChemistryVolume 18, August 2019, Pages A4-A6EditorialEditorial overview: A closer look on sustainable solvents and processesAuthor links open overlay panelMara G.FreireJoão A.P.CoutinhoShow moreShareCitehttps://doi.org/10.1016/j.cogsc.2019.07.003Get rights a...

10/02/2021

05-02-2021: Final meeting of the Multibiorefinery Project. This was the culmination of a multidisciplinary scientific research and technological development project, aimed at promoting the Portuguese bioeconomy through the valorization of by-products and forest, agrifood and fishery residues.
If you want to learn a little more about the project, please visit the website: http://multibiorefinery.web.ua.pt/

Vídeos (mostrar todos)

Path's  Christmas message 2020
PATh Picnic 2019 2
A nova obra de arte para o gabinete do Professor João! =)
E O prémio Mon Cheri vai para...
O discurso
O tão esperado prémio Bolo Rei
SOS apagão!
Para desbloqueares a tua vida!
PAThmily Picnic 2016
First edition of the PATh awards
Happy birthday Sónia!!! =)

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Campus Universitário De Santiago, Chemistry Department, University Of Aveiro
Aveiro
3810-193

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Path is one of the leading and most active research groups in Europe in Applied Thermodynamics and Separation Processes. We deal mainly with petroleum refineries and biorefineries, trying to apply new solvents such as ionic liquid to these processes.
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Aveiro, 3800-160

- Entidade formadora acreditada pela DGERT. - Formação financiada e não financiada. - Formação para o Setor Rodoviário.

Forest-IN Project Forest-IN Project
Campus Universitário De Santiago
Aveiro, 3810-193

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Avenida 25 De Abril, Ap.3
Aveiro, 3811-901

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Aveiro, 3810-106 AVEIRO

O GIAGI desenvolve actividades de consultoria e formação profissional.

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Aveiro, 3810-193 AVEIRO

PES - Projeto Enriquecer Sentidos Atividades de Enriquecimento Curricular - AEC

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Aveiro, 3810-193

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Aveiro, 3810-193 AVEIRO

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Aveiro, 3800

Centro de formação especializado em técnicas e conceitos UTSUKUSY - NATUREVE A empresa LM Cosmetic sempre ao serviço da profissional de estética

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Av. Dr. Lourenço Peixinho, N 207
Aveiro, 3800-168

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