Rui Carlos Cardoso Martins
PhD in Chemical Engineering, University of Coimbra, 2011
Diploma in Chemical Engineering, University of Coimbra, 2006
|Environment, Reaction, Separation and Thermodynamics (GERST)|
Chemical reaction engineering
Advanced oxidation processes
Ecotoxicology and environmental chemistry
Funded research projects
IF/00215/2014 "Ozone based processed for pharmaceutical wastewater treatment".
03/SI/2017 - I&DT Empresarial (Copromoção): projeto 33193 SERENA - Development of a Sludge free Fenton integrated treatment methodology for olive mill wastewaters: a water recovery strategy.
Gomes, J., Matos, A., Quinta-Ferreira, R., M., Martins, R.C. (2018) Environmentally applications of invasive bivalves for water and wastewater decontamination (Review), Science of the Total Environment, 630, 1016-1027. (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.02.292)
J., Lopes, A., Gonçalves, D., Luxo, P., Gmurek, M., Costa, R., Quinta-Ferreira,
R.M., Martins, R.C.; Matos A.
Biofiltration using C. flumínea for E.coli removal from water:
comparison with ozonation and photocatalytic oxidation. Chemosphere.,
208, 674-681 (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2018.06.045
Almeida, M.; Martins, R.C., Quinta-Ferreira, R.M.,
Gando-Ferreira, L.M. (2018) Optimization of operating conditions for the
valorization of olive mil wastewater using membrane processes. Environmental Science and Pollution
Research. (aceite para publicação) DOI: 10.1007/s11356-018-2323-5
Gomes, J., Quinta-Ferreira, M.E., Costa, R.,
Quinta-Ferreira, R.M., Martins, R.C. (2018) Parabens degradation using
catalytic ozonation over volcanic rocks, Environmental
Science and Pollution Research, 25, 7346-7357 DOI
Gomes, J., Costa, R., Quinta-Ferreira, R.M., Martins, R.C. (2017) Application of ozonation for pharmaceuticals and personal care products removal from water (Review), Science of the Total Environment 586, 265-283 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.01.216)
Trama-Freitas, B., Freitas, J., Martins, R.C., Gando-Ferreira, L.M.,
Quinta-Ferreira, M.E., Quinta-Ferreira, R.M., Carmo, D.R. A study of bio-hybrid
silsesquioxane/yeast: biosorption and neuronal toxicity of lead. Journal
of Biotechnology 264: 43 - 50. doi:
Gomes, J., Leal, I, Bednarczyk, K., Gmurek, M., Stelmachowski, M., Diak, M., A., Quinta-Ferreira, M.E., Costa, R., Quinta-Ferreira, R., Martins, R.C. (2017) Photocatalytic ozonation using doped TiO2 catalysts for removal of parabens in water. Science of The Total Environment, 609, 329-340 (doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.07.180).
Martins, R.C., Quinta-Ferreira, R.M., (2014) A Review on the Applications of Ozonation for the Treatment of Real Agro-Industrial Wastewaters, Ozone Science and Engineering, 36, 3-35 (doi: 10.1080/01919512.2013.842158).
Nuno Amaral-Silva, (SFRH/BDE/33977/2009) Integration strategies for wastewater treatment: Advanced oxidation processes and conventional wastewaters, PhD Thesis in Chemical Engineering, University of Coimbra, (defesa a 18 de Janeiro de 2016) (co-supervisor).
Ana S. Fajardo, (SFRH/BD/87318/2012) Treatment of liquid effluents by electrochemical oxidation processes, PhD Thesis in Chemical Engineering, University of Coimbra (defesa a 1 de Fevereiro de 2017) (co-supervisor).
João Gomes, “Environmentally friendly removal of emerging contaminants by solar photo-ozonation and biofiltration: an integrated water reclamation and pest management approach” PhD Thesis in Chemical Engineering, University of Coimbra (on-going) (supervisor).
ORCID ID: 0000-0003-1376-0829
2005/2006 award from the Caixa Geral de Depósitos for the student with the highest final grade of each course of the Faculty of Sciences and Technology of the Universty of Coimbra
2005/2006 award from the University of Coimbra for the best students of each course.
May 31, 2006 has one of the promoters of the project ASITech won the 2nd place in a contest for creation of enterprises with technological base supported by “OPEN – Business Specific Opportunities” and that was also selected in a contest promoted by IAPMEI (FINICIA program).
2004/2005 award from the University of Coimbra for the best students of each course.