Rita Dias Guardão Moreira da Franca

PhD student

Research Activities


- Operation of aerobic granular sludge bioreactors for textile wastewater treatment.
- Performance evaluation of sequencing batch reactors focused on biodegradation of azo dyes, organic load removal and biomass stability.


Selected Publications


Franca, R.M., “Characterization of Saccharomyces cerevisiae mutants unable to accumulate trehalose upon nutrient starvation”, Master’s thesis, UTL, Instituto Superior Técnico (2012)


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