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Luis Manuel Guerreiro Alves Arroja

Luis Manuel Guerreiro Alves Arroja

Associate Professor with Habilitation


  • Researcher ID: E-4721-2019
  • ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-6067-4766
  • Ciencia ID:
  • Department: Environment and Planning
  • Research Group: Coastal Zone Planning & Manag.
  • ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor: AU=(Arroja L OR Arroja LM) AND AD=(Aveiro)


Research interests

wastewater treatment
Life cycle assessment
Carbon footprint
Water footprint
Greenhouse gas balances in the forest sector

Academic degrees

1994: PhD in Environmental Applied Sciences, University of Aveiro
1973: Degree in Chemical Engineering, University of Porto

Scientific activities

2016- ... : Invited Associate Professor with habilitation (retired) at the Environmental and Planning Department (DAO) of the University of Aveiro

2003-2016: Associate Professor for Environmental Engineering at the Environmental and Planning Department (DAO) of the University of Aveiro

Others

Luís Arroja has co-ordinated 14 research projects financed by the Portuguese government, 11 applied research projects financed by the industry and participated in more than other 25 research projects. He was guest editor for two books and has more than 15 papers published in international scientific journals and more than 45 works presented at scientific meetings and conferences at national and international level. He also has developed an activity as consultant on the water and wastewater treatment, operation and control of industrial wastewater treatment plants and control of industrial anaerobic reactors, namely in the dairy, slaughterhouses and pulp and paper industrial effluents fields. Since 1998 he has been working in research projects with main emphasis on Life Cycle Assessment and carbon balances of forest and forest products.

Publications

Projects

WAFLE - Water footprint profile assessment of forests - the case of eucalypt See more

WasteZero-PCBs - A sustainable and nearly waste-zero technology for recycling waste printed circuit boards See more

LIFE NoWaste - Management Of Biomass Ash And Organic Waste In The Recovery Of Degraded Soils: A Pilot Project Set In Portugal See more

SustainFor - Sustainability assessment of forest sector management strategies in the context of a bioeconomy See more

SABIOS - Sustainability assessment of bioenergy systems: a life cycle multi-criteria decision-support approach, including land use change See more

BIOATLAS See more

Cork carbon footprint: from trees to products See more

ECODEEP - Agriculture Industries Eco-eficiency and Eco-management See more

ECOBIOTEC - Ecobiotechnology based on the use of mixed microbial consortium producing PHA from waste carbon sources See more

ECOTECH SUDOE - International Network in Life Cycle Analysis and Ecodesign for Eco-innovation See more

Bias-to-soil - Biomass ash: Characteristics in relation to its origin, treatment and application to soil. See more

POLIBIO: Biopolymers production as a new concept on wastewater treatment See more

INTERCHANGE: Optimization and Control of Intermittent UASB Reactors and Microbial Population Dynamics See more

Costs and Benefits of Urban Dispersion on a local scale See more

Scientific Supervision

Master (Main Supervisor): Fábio da Silva Resende (not a CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): Flávia Daniela Cardoso Moreira (not a CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): Rui Nogueira de Lemos Figueiredo (not a CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): João Vitor Borges Ribeiro (not a CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): Patrícia Manuela Oliveira da Silva (not a CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): António Augusto Bacelo de Carvalho (not a CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): Maria Constança de Melo Simões Frias e Barata (not a CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): Alexandra Cristina Sacadura Martins Ferreira Henriques (not a CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): Margarida Louro da Fonseca Pinho (ex-CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): Elsa Raquel Lages Almeida (not a CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): Marcelo José de Carvalho Alves Ferreira (not a CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): Joaquim Patrício Ferreira Lopes Bola (not a CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): Rui Jorge Conde Sobreira Alves (not a CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): Tânia Filipa Antunes Martins (not a CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): Bruna R F Oliveira (CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): Érica Geraldes Castanheira (not a CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): Sofia Isabel Lourenço Dias (not a CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): Isabel Cristina Cabral Lopes (not a CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): Mafalda Diana das Dores Rocha e Silva (not a CESAM member)

Master (Co-supervisor): Maria Goretti Silva (not a CESAM member)

Master (Co-supervisor): Micaela Alexandra da Rocha Soares (not a CESAM member)

Master (Co-supervisor): Ricardo Filipe Antunes dos Santos (not a CESAM member)

Master (Co-supervisor): João Paulo Dragão Gomes (not a CESAM member)

Master (Co-supervisor): António Xavier Martins (not a CESAM member)

Master (Co-supervisor): Cândida Leonor Pinto Rocha (not a CESAM member)

PhD (Main Supervisor): Martha Demertzi (ex-CESAM member)

PhD (Main Supervisor): Paula Sofia Gil Neto Quinteiro (CESAM member)

PhD (Main Supervisor): Ana Cláudia Dias (CESAM member)

PhD (Main Supervisor): António José Duque Pirra (not a CESAM member)

PhD (Main Supervisor): António Pedro Conde Pinto Flor (not a CESAM member)

PhD (Main Supervisor): Marisa Isabel Azevedo de Almeida Fernandes (not a CESAM member)

PhD (Co-supervisor): Erica Geraldes Castanheira (not a CESAM member)

PhD (Co-supervisor): Flávio Castro Silva (CESAM member)

PhD (Co-supervisor): Susana Patrícia Ferreira da Costa (not a CESAM member)

PhD (Co-supervisor): Maria dos Anjos de Jesus Barros Monteiro Lopes (not a CESAM member)

Post-doc (Main Supervisor): Ana Cláudia Dias (CESAM member)

Post-doc (Main Supervisor): Sara Gonzalez-Garcia (not a CESAM member)

Post-doc (Main Supervisor): Sara Gonzalez Garcia (not a CESAM member)

Post-doc (Main Supervisor): Ana Cláudia Dias (CESAM member)

Environmental product declarations

Member of the Technical Committee of the DAPHabitat System - system for environmental product declarations for the habitat http://daphabitat.pt


 Member of the Pool of Verifiers recognized by the certification bofy under the DAPHabitat System - system for environmental product declarations for the habitat


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