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  Catarina Isabel Almeida Ferreira  
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  e-mail: catarinaf@ua.pt  
  Category: Doctoral fellow  
  Department: Chemistry  
  Research group: Environ. Processes and Pollutants
 
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  Thesis title: Otimização de técnicas de separação em processos de remediação ambiental: remoção de psicofármacos em tanques de aquacultura
  Supervisor: Professors Valdemar Esteves and Maria Helena Nadais
  Category: BO
  Grant type: BD
  Funding entity: FCT
  Grant reference: SFRH/BD/88965/2012
  Start date: 2013-01-01
  End date: 2016-12-31
Academic Degree

2010: Master in Chemical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto

Previous scientific activities

2010 Oct - 2012 Nov: Research grant holder in LSRE, Chemical Engineering Department of the Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto (Hidrocork Project)

Publications

Ariana M. A. Pintor, Catarina I. A. Ferreira, Joana P. C. Pereira, Renata S. Souza, Susana P. Silva, Vítor J. P. Vilar, Cidália M. S. Botelho and Rui A. R. Boaventura, Oil desorption and recovery from cork sorbents, Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering 3(2015) 2917–2923.


Ariana M. A. Pintor, Ana M. Silvestre-Albero, Catarina I. A. Ferreira, Joana P. C. Pereira, Vítor J. P. Vilar, Cidália M. S. Botelho, Francisco Rodríguez-Reinoso, and Rui A. R. Boaventura, Textural and Surface Characterization of Cork-Based Sorbents for the Removal of Oil from Water, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 52(46) (2013) 16427-16435.


Ariana M. Pintor, Catarina I. Ferreira, Joana C. Pereira, Patrícia Correia, Susana P. Silva, Vítor J.P. Vilar, Cidália M.S. Botelho, Rui A.R. Boaventura, Use of cork powder and granules for the adsorption of pollutants: a review, Water Research, 46 (2012) 3152-3166.


Amit Bhatnagar, Vítor J. P. Vilar, Catarina Ferreira, Cidália M.S. Botelho, Rui A. R. Boaventura, Optimization of nickel biosorption by chemically modified brown macroalgae (Pelvetia canaliculata), Chemical Engineering Journal, 1493-194 (2012) 256-266.

Projects
Production and application of alternative adsorbents for the removal of pharmaceuticals from urban and industrial effluents [see details]

Publications
  1. R.N. Coimbra , V. Calisto , C.I.A. Ferreira , V.I. Esteves , M. Otero (2017) Removal of pharmaceuticals from municipal wastewater by adsorption onto pyrolyzed pulp mill sludge. Arabian Journal Of Chemistry. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arabjc.2015.12.001
  2. Ferreira C.I.A., Calisto V., Otero M., Nadais H., Esteves V.I. (2017) Removal of tricaine methanesulfonate from aquaculture wastewater by adsorption onto pyrolysed paper mill sludge. Chemosphere. 168, 139-146. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2016.10.045
  3. Jaria G., Silva C.P., Ferreira C.I.A., Otero M., Calisto V. (2017) Sludge from paper mill effluent treatment as raw material to produce carbon adsorbents: An alternative waste management strategy. Journal Of Environmental Management. 188, 203-211. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: https://10.1016/j.jenvman.2016.12.004
  4. Calisto V., Jaria G., Silva C.P., Ferreira C.I.A., Otero M., Esteves V.I. (2017) Single and multi-component adsorption of psychiatric pharmaceuticals onto alternative and commercial carbons. Journal Of Environmental Management. 192, 15-24. (see details) ISI paper
  5. Ferreira C.I.A., Calisto V., Otero M., Nadais H., Esteves V.I. (2017) Fixed-bed adsorption of Tricaine Methanesulfonate onto pyrolysed paper mill sludge. Aquacultural Engineering. 77, 53-60. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.aquaeng.2017.02.006
  6. Ferreira C.I.A., Calisto V., Otero M., Nadais H., Esteves V.I. (2016) Comparative adsorption evaluation of biochars from paper mill sludge with commercial activated carbon for the removal of fish anaesthetics from water in Recirculating Aquaculture Systems. Aquacultural Engineering. 74, 76-83. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.aquaeng.2016.06.003
  7. Ferreira C.I.A., Calisto V., Cuerda-Correa E.M., Otero M., Nadais H., Esteves V.I. (2016) Comparative valorisation of agricultural and industrial biowastes by combustion and pyrolysis. Bioresource Technology. 218, 918-925. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biortech.2016.07.047
  8. Calisto V., Ferreira C.I.A., Oliveira J.A.B.P., Otero M., Esteves V.I. (2015) Adsorptive removal of pharmaceuticals from water by commercial and waste-based carbons. Journal Of Environmental Management. 152, 83-90. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jenvman.2015.01.019
  9. Ferreira C.I.A., Calisto V., Santos S.M., Cuerda-Correa E.M., Otero M., Nadais H., Esteves V.I. (2015) Application of pyrolysed agricultural biowastes as adsorbents for fish anaesthetic (MS-222) removal from water. Journal Of Analytical And Applied Pyrolysis. 112, 313-324. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jaap.2015.01.006
  10. Calisto V., Ferreira C.I.A., Santos S.M., Gil M.V., Otero M., Esteves V.I. (2014) Production of adsorbents by pyrolysis of paper mill sludge and application on the removal of citalopram from water. Bioresource Technology. 166, 335-344. (see details) ISI paper
  1. Calisto V., Jaria G., Silva C.P., Ferreira C.I.A., Lima D.L.D., Otero M., Esteves V.I. (2017) Porquê desperdiçar resíduos? - Utilização de resíduos industriais para o tratamento de águas residuais. (see details)
  2. Calisto V., Jaria G., Silva C.P., Ferreira C.I.A., Lima D.L.D., Otero M., Esteves V.I. (2017) Porquê desperdiçar resíduos? - Utilização de resíduos industriais para o tratamento de águas residuais. (see details)
  3. Silva C.P., Jaria G., Ferreira C.I.A., Otero M., Esteves V.I. and Calisto V. (2017) Converting wastes into resources: the repeatability of carbon adsorbents production from paper mill sludge. (see details)
  4. Calisto V., Jaria G., Silva C.P., Ferreira C.I.A., Otero, M., Esteves, V.I. (2017) Carbon adsorbents from paper mill sludge as an alternative to commercial activated carbons to remove pharmaceuticals from water. (see details)
  5. Calisto V., Jaria G., Silva C.P., Ferreira, C.I.A., Otero M., Esteves V.I. (2017) Why waste wastes? – Using industrial residues to treat wastewaters. (see details)
  6. Calisto V., Jaria G., Silva C.P., Ferreira C.I.A., Otero M., Esteves V.I. (2016) Waste-based adsorbents for a cocktail of psychiatric pharmaceuticals. (see details)
  7. Ferreira, C.I.A, Calisto, C., Otero, M., Nadais, H., Esteves, V.I. (2016) Removal of Tricaine from Aquaculture waters using Pyrolysed Paper Mill Sludge: Fixed-Bed Column Studies. (see details)
  8. Calisto, V., Ferreira, C.I.A., Silva, C.P., Jaria, G., Otero, M., Esteves, V.I. (2016) Industrial wastes as new resources: production of adsorbents for water remediation. (see details)
  9. Calisto V., Jaria G., Silva C.P., Ferreira C.I.A., Lima D.L.D., Otero M., Esteves V.I. (2016) Contaminação de recursos aquáticos com fármacos - Novos materiais adsorventes para a sua remediação. (see details)
  10. Calisto V., Jaria G., Silva C.P., Ferreira C.I.A., Lima D.L.D., Otero M., Esteves V.I. (2016) Tecnologias alternativas para o tratamento de águas - Novos materiais para a remoção de fármacos dos recursos aquáticos. (see details)
  11. Ferreira C.I.A ., Calisto V ., Otero M ., Nadais H ., Esteves V.I . (2015) Removal of pharmaceuticals from water using pyrolysed biowastes as adsorbents. (see details)
  12. Calisto V., Ferreira C.I.A., Otero M., Esteves V.I. (2015) Application of waste-based adbsorbents for the removal of pharmaceuticals from contaminated water (Invited Oral communication). (see details)
  13. Calisto V., Ferreira, C. I. A., Santos, Sérgio M., Gil, M. V., Otero, M., Esteves V.I. (2014) Production of alternative adsorbents by pyrolysis of paper mill sludge for the removal of pharmaceuticals from water. (see details)
  14. Ferreira, C. I. A., Calisto, V., Santos, Sérgio, Correa, E., Otero, M., Nadais, H., Esteves V.I. (2014) Removal of Fish Anesthetic (MS-222) from Water by Adsorption using Pyrolysed Industrial Residues. (see details)
  15. Calisto V., Ferreira, C. I. A., M. V., Otero, M., Esteves V.I. (2014) Adsorptive removal of pharmaceuticals by commercial and waste-based carbons. (see details)
  16. Calisto V., Ferreira C.I., Otero M., Esteves V.I. (2013) Removal of the antidepressant citalopram from water using pyrolysed paper mill sludge. (see details)
  17. Ferreira C.I., Calisto V., Nadais H., Esteves V.I. (2013) Remoção de Antidepressivos de Águas Superficiais por Adsorção em Biochars Produzidos a partir de Resíduos Industriais. (see details)