Biofuel production, digestate purification and CO2 sequestration

Publications

Patent

Yuansheng Hu, Xinmin Zhan, Dagmar Stengel. Method for selecting and cultivating auto-floating microalgae. PCT/EP2021/066405

Peer reviewed journal paper

Qi S, Chen J, Hu Y, Hu Z, Zhan X, Stengel DB. (2022) Low energy harvesting of hydrophobic microalgae (Tribonema sp.) by electro-flotation without coagulation. Science of The Total Environment, 155866.

Hu, Y., Kumar, M., Wang, Z., Zhan, X., Stengel, D.B. (2021) Filamentous microalgae as an advantageous co-substrate for enhanced methane production and digestate dewaterability in anaerobic co-digestion of pig manure. Waste Management, 119, 399-407.

Conference & workshop presentation

Yuansheng Hu, Shasha Qi, Xinmin Zhan, Dagmar Stengel (2022) Auto-floating microalgae. Microalgae biotechnology for biofuel production and environmental application (Web-based workshop), 20th May 2022.

Shasha Qi (2022) Ultra-low energy harvesting of hydrophobic microalgae by electro-flotation. Microalgae biotechnology for biofuel production and environmental application (Web-based workshop), 20th May 2022.

Xinmin Zhan (2022) Auto-floating microalgae for wastewater purification and biofuel/bioproduct production. 11th April 2022, Princeton University, USA (invited lecture).

Xinmin Zhan (2021). Polices and directions for achieving carbon neutrality in Ireland. Online webinar on Polices and Directions for Achieving Carbon Neutrality, 9th October 2021 (keynote speaker).

Yuansheng Hu. (2020) Microalgae for CO2 sequestration, wastewater purification and biofuels production. MaREI Biofuels Symposium. April 29th, 2020.

Yuansheng Hu (2020) Selective enrichment and valorisation of auto-floating microalgae. The 4th national conference on water treatment and reuse of China. 1st August 2020, China (invited speaker).

Yuansheng Hu, Manoj Kumar, Dagmar B Stengel and Xinmin Zhan. (2019) Biogas conversion and repeat cultivation of auto-floating microalgae in digestate: Implication for sustainable bioenergy production through nutrient recycling. 8th International Conference on Biotechniques for Air Pollution Control & Bioenergy. Galway, Ireland. August 28 – 30th, 2019.