MSc in Quality and Treatment of Water and Wastewater (Environmental engineering), University of Aveiro, 2008
Diploma in Chemical Engineering, University of Coimbra, 2000
|Environment, Reaction, Separation and Thermodynamics (GERST) |
Solid waste management: characterization, treatment and valorization
Biowaste composting processes
Biological wastewater treatment processes
Immobilization of heavy metals in contaminated soils.
Funded research projects
Project NanoDC - Electrokinetic remediation of soil contaminated with persistent organic pollutants using iron nanoparticles, financed by FCT (PTDC/AGR-AAM/101643/2008), 2011-2014
Project Emas@School- Environmental management and audit scheme implementation at a complex school, co-financed by LIFE-Environment program, 2004-2006
Quina, Margarida J; Soares, Micaela A. R; Ribeiro, Andreia A; Marques, Ana P; Costa, Isabel H; Magalhães, Maria C. (2014) Feasibility Study on Windrow Co-composting to Recycle Industrial Eggshell Waste, Waste Biomass and Valorization, 5, 87-95.
M.R. Soares, M.J. Quina, R. Quinta-Ferreira, Co-composting of eggshell waste in self- heating reactors: Monitoring and end-product quality, Bioresource Technology, 148 (2013) 293-301. doi: 10.1016/j.biortech.2013.08.151
M.R. Soares, M.J. Quina, R. Quinta-Ferreira, Prediction of free air space in initial compostimg mixtures by a statistical design approach, J. Environ. Manage. 128 (2013) 75-82. doi: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2013.04.041
Ferreira, Licínio G. A.; Soares, Micaela A. R.; Egas, Ana P.; Castro,José A.M. (2003) Selective removal of chloride and potassium in kraft pulp mills. Tappi Journal, 2 (4), 21-25.