A Guisasola

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Country: Spain

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint An off-line respirometric procedure to determine inhibition and toxicity of biodegradable compounds in biomass from an industrial WWTP
    A Guisasola
    Chemical Engineering Dept, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Bellaterra 08193, Spain
    Water Sci Technol 48:267-75. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Inorganic carbon limitations on nitrification: experimental assessment and modelling
    Albert Guisasola
    Department of Chemical Engineering, ETSE, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193 Bellaterra, Spain
    Water Res 41:277-86. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Limitations of ASM1 and ASM3: a comparison based on batch oxygen uptake rate profiles from different full-scale wastewater treatment plants
    A Guisasola
    Department d Enginyeria Quimica, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona 08193, Bellaterra, Spain
    Water Sci Technol 52:69-77. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Improving the start-up of an EBPR system using OUR to control the aerobic phase length: a simulation study
    A Guisasola
    Department d Enginyeria Quimica, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193 Bellaterra, Spain
    Water Sci Technol 53:253-62. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Modelling and simulation revealing mechanisms likely responsible for achieving the nitrite pathway through aeration control
    A Guisasola
    Departament d Enginyeria Quimica, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193, Bellaterra, Catalonia, Spain
    Water Sci Technol 61:1459-65. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Enhanced biological phosphorus removal in a sequencing batch reactor using propionate as the sole carbon source
    M Pijuan
    Departament d Enginyeria Quimica, ETSE, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193 Bellaterra Barcelona, Spain
    Biotechnol Bioeng 85:56-67. 2004
  7. doi request reprint On-line titrimetric monitoring of anaerobic-anoxic EBPR processes
    M Vargas
    Departament d Enginyeria Química ETSE, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193, Bellaterra, Barcelona, Spain
    Water Sci Technol 57:1149-54. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint A two-sludge system for simultaneous biological C, N and P removal via the nitrite pathway
    M Marcelino
    Departament d Enginyeria Quimica, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193, Bellaterra, Catalonia, Spain
    Water Sci Technol 64:1142-7. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Observation and mathematical description of the acceleration phenomenon in batch respirograms associated with ammonium oxidation
    A Guisasola
    Department of Chemical Engineering, ETSE, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193 Bellaterra, Barcelona, Spain
    Water Sci Technol 54:181-8. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Net P-removal deterioration in enriched PAO sludge subjected to permanent aerobic conditions
    Maite Pijuan
    Departament d Enginyeria Quimica, ETSE, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193 Bellaterra, Barcelona, Spain
    J Biotechnol 123:117-26. 2006

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Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint An off-line respirometric procedure to determine inhibition and toxicity of biodegradable compounds in biomass from an industrial WWTP
    A Guisasola
    Chemical Engineering Dept, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Bellaterra 08193, Spain
    Water Sci Technol 48:267-75. 2003
    ..Moreover, some examples are shown with p-phenylenediamine and phenol as an example of toxic and inhibitor for nitrifying biomass...
  2. ncbi request reprint Inorganic carbon limitations on nitrification: experimental assessment and modelling
    Albert Guisasola
    Department of Chemical Engineering, ETSE, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193 Bellaterra, Spain
    Water Res 41:277-86. 2007
    ..The best fit was obtained with sigmoidal kinetics. However, unexpected biomass activity (oxygen consumption) was observed despite a very low TIC concentration (lower than 0.1mmol CL(-1))...
  3. ncbi request reprint Limitations of ASM1 and ASM3: a comparison based on batch oxygen uptake rate profiles from different full-scale wastewater treatment plants
    A Guisasola
    Department d Enginyeria Quimica, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona 08193, Bellaterra, Spain
    Water Sci Technol 52:69-77. 2005
    ..Based on these values, possible improvements to the modelling of the biological COD removal, such as the inclusion of simultaneous growth and storage on external substrate, are proposed...
  4. ncbi request reprint Improving the start-up of an EBPR system using OUR to control the aerobic phase length: a simulation study
    A Guisasola
    Department d Enginyeria Quimica, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193 Bellaterra, Spain
    Water Sci Technol 53:253-62. 2006
    ..The kinetic mod for simulations was a modification of the Activated Sludge Model 2d...
  5. doi request reprint Modelling and simulation revealing mechanisms likely responsible for achieving the nitrite pathway through aeration control
    A Guisasola
    Departament d Enginyeria Quimica, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193, Bellaterra, Catalonia, Spain
    Water Sci Technol 61:1459-65. 2010
    ..Moreover, the results show that the occurrence of simultaneous nitrification and denitrification under "aerobic" conditions is very helpful for the nitrite pathway obtainment and for a more efficient COD utilisation...
  6. ncbi request reprint Enhanced biological phosphorus removal in a sequencing batch reactor using propionate as the sole carbon source
    M Pijuan
    Departament d Enginyeria Quimica, ETSE, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193 Bellaterra Barcelona, Spain
    Biotechnol Bioeng 85:56-67. 2004
    ..5. This is the first study of the microbial community involved in EBPR developed with propionate as a sole carbon source along with detailed process performance investigations of the propionate-utilizing PAOs...
  7. doi request reprint On-line titrimetric monitoring of anaerobic-anoxic EBPR processes
    M Vargas
    Departament d Enginyeria Química ETSE, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193, Bellaterra, Barcelona, Spain
    Water Sci Technol 57:1149-54. 2008
    ..Therefore, titrimetry is an on-line measurement with a high potential to implement new control strategies in DPAO lab-scale SBR systems...
  8. ncbi request reprint A two-sludge system for simultaneous biological C, N and P removal via the nitrite pathway
    M Marcelino
    Departament d Enginyeria Quimica, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193, Bellaterra, Catalonia, Spain
    Water Sci Technol 64:1142-7. 2011
    ..8, 7.5 and 8.2) and, despite some efficiency lost due to the pH fluctuations, the system was able to remove most of the C, N and P present in the wastewater...
  9. ncbi request reprint Observation and mathematical description of the acceleration phenomenon in batch respirograms associated with ammonium oxidation
    A Guisasola
    Department of Chemical Engineering, ETSE, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193 Bellaterra, Barcelona, Spain
    Water Sci Technol 54:181-8. 2006
    ..This work proposes a simple methodology to successfully describe (not to explain) the acceleration phenomenon estimating only two parameters. This methodology consists of introducing a Gaussian-like expression in the model...
  10. ncbi request reprint Net P-removal deterioration in enriched PAO sludge subjected to permanent aerobic conditions
    Maite Pijuan
    Departament d Enginyeria Quimica, ETSE, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193 Bellaterra, Barcelona, Spain
    J Biotechnol 123:117-26. 2006
    ..The observed changes in the different compounds analysed (phosphorus, acetate, glycogen and PHB) as well as in the OUR profile indicate that metabolic changes are produced for the adaptation of PAO to aerobic conditions...
  11. ncbi request reprint A new approach for modelling simultaneous storage and growth processes for activated sludge systems under aerobic conditions
    Gurkan Sin
    BIOMATH, Department of Applied Mathematics, Biometrics and Process Control, Ghent University, Coupure Links 653, B 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Biotechnol Bioeng 92:600-13. 2005
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  12. ncbi request reprint Aerobic phosphorus release linked to acetate uptake in bio-P sludge: process modeling using oxygen uptake rate
    Albert Guisasola
    Department d Enginyeria Quimica, ETSE, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193 Bellaterra, Barcelona, Spain
    Biotechnol Bioeng 85:722-33. 2004
    ..The OHO hypothesis described the experimental profiles more accurately than the PAO hypothesis...
  13. ncbi request reprint Integrated catalytic wet air oxidation and aerobic biological treatment in a municipal WWTP of a high-strength o-cresol wastewater
    María Eugenia Suárez-Ojeda
    Departament d Enginyeria Quimica, Escola Tècnica Superior d Enginyeria Química, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Av Paisos Catalans 26, 43007 Tarragona, Catalonia, Spain
    Chemosphere 66:2096-105. 2007
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  14. ncbi request reprint Methane formation in sewer systems
    Albert Guisasola
    Advanced Water Management Centre, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, 4067 Queensland, Australia
    Water Res 42:1421-30. 2008
    ..The potential interactions between sulphate-reducing and methanogenic bacteria in sewer networks are discussed...