Chemical and Environmental Engineering

 

Curriculum Coordinator: prof. Andrea Claudio Santomaso

 

RESEARCH TOPICS

Chemical reaction engineering, process systems engineering, processes and plants for the production of alternative fuels, safety and risk analysis engineering, biological chemical engineering, particle technology, specialty chemical syntheses, environmental chemical engineering, polymer chemical engineering, sustainable solid waste management and resource recovery, quality and water treatment.

 In order to have further information on a specific research project and topic, please contact directly the people specified in the tables below

Research topicContact personContact email address
Process dynamics and controlBAROLO Massimilianomax.barolo@unipd.it
Process monitoring and statistical process control; process chemometrics; data analysisBAROLO Massimiliano BEZZO Fabriziomax.barolo@unipd.it fabrizio.bezzo@unipd.it
Development of Quality-by-Design approaches for the food and pharmaceutical industriesBAROLO Massimiliano
BEZZO Fabrizio
max.barolo@unipd.it fabrizio.bezzo@unipd.it
Development of large-scale cultivation of microalgae and cyanobacteria for biofuel productionBERTUCCO Albertoalberto.bertucco@unipd.it
Economic and environmental design and optimization of bioenergy and biofuel production systemsBEZZO Fabriziofabrizio.bezzo@unipd.it
Modeling, control and optimization of microalgae growth for production of fuels and chemicalsBEZZO Fabriziofabrizio.bezzo@unipd.it
Physiological modeling and clinical test design in health careBEZZO Fabrizio
BAROLO Massimiliano
fabrizio.bezzo@unipd.it
max.barolo@unipd.it
Thermal and catalytic conversion of biomass and waste materialsCANU Paolopaolo.canu@unipd.it
Catalysts and reactors for sustainable process chemistryCANU Paolopaolo.canu@unipd.it
Microkinetics & CFD of multiphase reactorsCANU Paolopaolo.canu@unipd.it
Sustainable landfillingCOSSU Raffaello raffaello.cossu@unipd.it
Alternative indeces for the stability of biodegradable wasteCOSSU Raffaelloraffaello.cossu@unipd.it
Recycling of food waste by production of secondary productsCOSSU Raffaelloraffaello.cossu@unipd.it
Biological production of Hidrogen from different waste biomassCOSSU Raffaello
Luca Alibardi
raffaello.cossu@unipd.it luca.alibardi@unipd.it
Wastewater treatment by Anaerobic Membrane SystemsCOSSU Raffaello
Luca Alibardi
raffaello.cossu@unipd.it luca.alibardi@unipd.it
Phytoremediation by using energy cropsCOSSU Raffaello
Maria Cristina Lavagnolo
raffaello.cossu@unipd.it
mariacristina.lavagnolo@unipd.it
High-throughput cell reprogramming for development of human tissue in vitro modelsELVASSORE Nicolanicola.elvassore@unipd.it
Development of a microfluidic drug screening system for hepatic and cardiac toxicityELVASSORE Nicolanicola.elvassore@unipd.it
Combinatorial microfluidic-assisted production of clinical-grade myogenic precursorsELVASSORE Nicolanicola.elvassore@unipd.it
Risk Assessment in Oil & Gas Industries MASCHIO Giuseppegiuseppe.maschio@unipd.it
Application of the techniques of risk assessment in the Green ChemistryMASCHIO Giuseppegiuseppe.maschio@unipd.it
Modeling of the experimental data of release of carbon dioxide in carbon capture and storage systemsMASCHIO Giuseppegiuseppe.maschio@unipd.it
Integrated Calorimetric techniques in the analysis of highly reactive systems MASCHIO Giuseppegiuseppe.maschio@unipd.it
Graphene-based polymer nanocompositesMODESTI Michelemichele.modesti@unipd.it
Electrospun membranes for environmetal applications (air/water filtration, gas separation)MODESTI Michele
LORENZETTI Alessandra
michele.modesti@unipd.it
alessandra.lorenzetti@unipd.it
Environmental friendly polymeric foams with improved fire behaviourMODESTI Michele
LORENZETTI Alessandra
michele.modesti@unipd.it
alessandra.lorenzetti@unipd.it
Nanoengineered scaffols for biomedical applicationsMODESTI Michele
ROSO Martina
michele.modesti@unipd.it
martina.roso@unipd.it
Water resources managementPALMERI Lucalpalmeri@unipd.it
Water quality monitoring and modelingPALMERI Lucalpalmeri@unipd.it
Diffuse pollution and eutrophicationPALMERI Lucalpalmeri@unipd.it
Treatment wetlandsPALMERI Lucalpalmeri@unipd.it
EcotoxicologyPALMERI Lucalpalmeri@unipd.it
Ecological modelingPALMERI Lucalpalmeri@unipd.it
Enviromental Impact Assessment and Decision Support ToolsPALMERI Lucalpalmeri@unipd.it
Air dispersion modelingPALMERI Lucalpalmeri@unipd.it
Monitoring and modeling the environmental impact of odoursPALMERI Lucalpalmeri@unipd.it
Soil bioengineering, ecological engineeringPALMERI Lucalpalmeri@unipd.it
In situ aeration of old landfillsRAGA Robertoroberto.raga@unipd.it
Landfill mining for recovery of materials and remediation of old landfillsRAGA Robertoroberto.raga@unipd.it
Ecotoxicological aspects in compostingRAGA Roberto
Alberto Pivato
roberto.raga@unipd.it
Mechanics of granular materials and powder flowabilitySANTOMASO Andreaandrea.santomaso@unipd.it
Size enlargement by wet agglomerationSANTOMASO Andreaandrea.santomaso@unipd.it
Mixing of solids and segregation phenomenaSANTOMASO Andreaandrea.santomaso@unipd.it
Life Cycle Assessment of products and organizationsSCIPIONI Antonio scipioni@unipd.it
Sustainability metrics and AssessmentSCIPIONI Antonio scipioni@unipd.it
Carbon, Water and Environmental FootprintingSCIPIONI Antonio scipioni@unipd.it
Integration of Environmental Risk Assessment and Life Cycle Assessment approachesSCIPIONI Antonio scipioni@unipd.it
Materials for CO 2 captureSTRUMENDO Matteomatteo.strumendo@unipd.it
High temperature CO 2 capture reactor design and scale upSTRUMENDO Matteomatteo.strumendo@unipd.it
High temperature thermochemical conversion processesSTRUMENDO Matteomatteo.strumendo@unipd.it
Carbon neutral synthetic fuelsSTRUMENDO Matteomatteo.strumendo@unipd.it
Microstructural aspects of gas-solid non-catalytic reaction kineticsSTRUMENDO Matteomatteo.strumendo@unipd.it