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Professor Gianluca Li Puma PhD, MPhil

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Professor of Chemical Engineering

MSc Programmes Director (Admissions)

School Welfare and Communication Committee (Chair)

Background:

Gianluca Li Puma is Professor of Chemical and Environmental Engineering at Loughborough University. His academic qualifications include: Laurea, Chemical Engineering (University of Palermo, Italy, 1992) MPhil, Chemical Engineering (University of Bath, 1993) PhD, Chemical Engineering (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, 1996). This was followed by a three-year postdoctoral fellowship at HKUST on photocatalysis & photoreaction engineering research. From 2000-2010 he was Assistant and Associate Professor in the School of Chemical and Environmental Engineering at the University of Nottingham.

Professor Li Puma is Editor of “Journal of Hazardous Materials” (Elsevier, Impact factor 6.065), Member of the Editorial Boards of “Chemical Engineering Journal” (Elsevier), the “Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering” (Elsevier), the “International Journal of Photoenergy" (Hindawi), Guest Editor of 10 Journals Special Issues, Member of the Scientific/Organizing Committee of 65 international conferences in Water, Catalysis, Engineering and Environmental Science, Member of the review panel of the UK (EPSRC), Australian (ARC), Chinese (NSFC), Dutch (NWO), Polish (FNP), Swiss (SNSF), Korean (NRF), Israeli (ISF) Finnish (RCNSE), Czech (GACR), Qatari (QNRF) Kazakh (NCSTE), Hong Kong (ECF, NSFC/RGC JRS) and Singaporean (NRF) Research Councils and of 52 international refereed journals in Energy, Catalysis, Environmental Chemistry and Engineering. He is member of the International Advisory Board of the Water Research Centres in Cyprus (NIREAS), the EPSRC Solar-Fuel Network (UK), Chair of the ThinkThank4 of EU COST Action ES1205 on Applications and Implications of Nano-enabled Technologies for Water and Wastewater Treatment, and UK Representative in the Management Committee of EU COST Action ES1403UK on New and Emerging Challenges and Opportunities in Wastewater Reuse (NEREUS). He is founder member of the European Union PhD School on Advanced Oxidation Processes. In 2007-2010, he was nominated “Expert of International Standing” by the Australian Research Council College of Experts.

Li Puma has been six times Symposium Organiser and Presider for the Division of Environmental Chemistry of the American Chemical Society (San Diego 2012, New Orleans 2013, San Francisco 2014, Boston 2015, San Diego 2016, San Francisco 2017) and has chaired 8 consecutive International Conferences on Advanced Oxidation Technologies for Treatment of Water Air and Soil (Niagara Falls 2007, San Diego 2008, Niagara Falls 2009, San Diego 2010, San Diego 2011, Jacksonville 2012, San Diego 2013 and 2014).

Li Puma has delivered 62 plenary/keynote/invited lectures at overseas international conferences and organisations, including invitations at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (USA), NASA Stennis Space Center (USA), Rice University (USA), Dalian and Nanjing Universities (China), HKUST (Hong Kong SAR), POSTECH (South Korea), Leibniz University (Germany) and many other. 

Key awards: 

  • Distinguished Visiting Professor Award – Universidad de Cartagena, Colombia, 2017.
  • Visiting Professor Award - Universitade Federal de Santa Catarina, Brazil, (CNPq, 2017/18)
  • E.ON AG Research Laureate – E.ON AG Dusseldorf, Germany
  • Expert of International Standing nominated by the Australian Research Council College of Experts.
  • International Bechtel Incorporated Scholarship in Environmental Engineering – Hong Kong.
  • EU Erasmus Scholarship - Loughborough University of Technology, United Kingdom.
  • EniChem Scholarship in Chemical Engineering – Palermo, Italy.

Current teaching responsibilities:

  • CGB017 – Reaction Engineering
  • CGP050 – Applied Heterogeneous Catalysis
  • CGB053/028 – Process Economics and Design Optimisation
  • CGD068 – Advanced Process Systems Engineering
  • CGD045 – MEng Design Project
  • CGP056 – MSc Project

Current administrative responsibilities:

  • MSc Programmes Director (Admissions)
  • School Welfare and Communication Committee (Chair)
  • Research and Teaching Committee Member
  • Part B Undergraduate Programme Tutor

Outline of main research interests:

  • Advanced Functional Nanomaterials and Photocatalysts

This research area includes the synthesis of plasmonic materials on chiral semiconductor nanofibers, semiconductor photocatalytic composites expanding photon absorption into the visible spectrum of solar light. Application areas:Environmental remediation, Renewable energy, Solar energy harvesting, Production of solar fuels, Photonics.

  • Renewable Energy and Sustainability

This research area includes the production of solar fuels from reduction of CO2, green H2 and electricity from photo and microbial fuel cells, combined with solar detoxification, recovery of resources and production of renewable energy. Application areas: Contaminant removal, Recovery of heavy metals from wastewater, Tertiary treatment of industrial and urban wastewater, CO2 utilization and solar fuels.  

  • Water Detoxification Reuse and Disinfection

This research area includes the removal of contaminants of emerging concern, disinfection, advanced oxidation processes (AOPs) and the elucidation of reaction kinetics and mechanisms. Application areas: Solar detoxification & solar disinfection (SODIS), Advanced water purification systems, Industrial and urban water reuse, Smart surfaces.

  • Process Intensification and Photoreaction Engineering

This research area includes the design and modeling of solar and artificial light photoreactors for environmental remediation and for production of renewable energy, photochemistry in microphotoreactors for green chemicals synthesis and reaction mechanisms elucidation, the integration of microphotoreactors with analytical instrumentation for ultrafast photodegradation of contaminants of emerging concern, the development of gradientless LEDs photoreactors, disinfection in microcapillary systems and AOPs in oscillatory flow systems. Application areas: Greener chemicals, Analytical automation, Food disinfection, Urban and industrial water treatment.

Grants and contracts: 

  • 2017 - 2019 Newton Fund - Treatment of petroleum production wastewater by combined adsorption and oxidation process using double layer hydrotalcites
  • 2015 - 2018  NIWR (USA)  – Human and Ecological Health Impacts Associated with Water Reuse: Engineered Systems for Removing Priority Emerging Contaminants
  • 2015 – 2018 EU - H2020 - OsciLEDs - New Disruptive Platform Technology for Water Treatment and Process Intensification
  • 2016 - EU-SFERA II  - Inactivation of pathogenic microorganisms and removal of pharmaceuticals from hospital wastewaters with solar photocatalysis
  • 2013 - 2015 EPSRC – IAA - Development of a novel oscillating ozonation reactor for decontamination and sanitation of water and wastewater

Selected publications: 

  • Li Puma, G., Bono, A., Krishnaiah, D., Collin, J.G., 2008, ‘Preparation of titanium dioxide photocatalyst loaded onto activated carbon support using chemical vapour deposition: A review paper’, Journal of Hazardous Materials, 157, pp. 209-219. Cited > 218 times.
  • Gao, B., Chen, G.Z., Li Puma, G., 2009, ‘Carbon nanotubes/titanium dioxide (CNTs/TiO2) nanocomposites prepared by conventional and novel surfactant wrapping sol-gel methods exhibiting enhanced photocatalytic activity’, Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, 89, pp. 503-509. Cited > 178 times.
  • Daskalaki, V.M., Antoniadou, M., Li Puma, G., Kondarides, D.I., Lianos, P., 2010, ‘Solar light-responsive Pt/CdS/TiO2 photocatalysts for hydrogen production and simultaneous degradation of inorganic or organic sacrificial agents in wastewater’, Environmental Science & Technology, 44, pp. 7200-7205. Cited > 164 times.
  • Lucas, M.S., Peres, J.A., Li Puma, G., 2010, ‘Treatment of winery wastewater by ozone-based advanced oxidation processes (O3, O3/UV and O3/UV/H2O2) in a pilot-scale bubble column reactor and process economics’, Separation and Purification Technology, 72, pp. 235-241. Cited > 119 times.
  • Gao, B., Peng, C., Chen, G.Z., Li Puma, G., 2008, ‘Photo-electro-catalysis enhancement on carbon nanotubes/titanium dioxide (CNTs/TiO2) composite prepared by a novel surfactant wrapping sol-gel method’, Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, 85, pp. 17-23. Cited > 111 times.

Recent publications:

  • Russo, D., Siciliano, A., Guida, M., Galdiero, E., Amoresano, A., Andreozzi, R., Reis, N.M., Li Puma, G., Marotta, R., 2017, ‘Photodegradation and ecotoxicology of acyclovir in water under UV254 and UV254/H2O2 processes’ Water Research, 122, pp. 591-602 
  • Huang, L., Li, M., Pan, Y., Shi, Y., Quan, X., Li Puma, G., 2017, ‘Efficient W and Mo deposition and separation with simultaneous hydrogen production in stacked bioelectrochemical systems’ Chemical Engineering Journal, 327, pp. 584-596.
  • Joseph, C., Taufiq-Yap, Y.H., Abdullah, M.H., Krishnan, V., Li Puma, G., 2017, ‘Progress on the use of modified red mud in wastewater treatment: current and future trends’, Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, submitted 
  • Rodriguez-Chueca, J., Silva, T., Fernandes, J.R., Lucas. M.S., Li Puma, G., Peres, J.A., Sampaio, A. 2017, ‘Inactivation of pathogenic microorganisms in freshwater using HSO5-/UV-A LED and HSO5-/Mn+/UV-A LED oxidation processes’ Water Research, 123, pp. 113-123.
  • Grčić, I, Li Puma, G., 2017, ‘Six-flux absorption-scattering models for photocatalysis under wide-spectrum irradiation sources in annular and flat reactors using catalysts with different optical properties’ Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, 211, pp. 222-234.
  • Wang, Q., Huang. L., Pan, Y., Quan, X., Li Puma, G., 2017, ‘Impact of Fe(III) as an effective electron-shuttle mediator for enhanced Cr(VI) reduction in microbial fuel cells: Reduction of diffusional resistances and cathode overpotentials’ Journal of Hazardous Materials, 321, pp. 896-906.
  • Shen, J., Huang. L., Zhou, P., Quan, X., Li Puma, G., 2017, ‘Correlation between circuital current, Cu(II) reduction and cellular electron transfer in EAB isolated from Cu(II)-reduced biocathodes of microbial fuel cells’ Bioelectrochemistry, 114, 1-7.
  •  Wang, D., Li, Y., Li Puma, G., Lianos, P., Wang, C., Wang, P., 2017, ‘Photoelectrochemical Cell for Simultaneous Electricity Generation and Heavy Metals Recovery from Wastewater’, Journal of Hazardous Materials, 323, pp. 681-689.
  •  Moreira, R.F.P.M, Vandresen, S., Luiz, D.D., José, H.J., Li Puma, G., 2017, ‘Adsorption of arsenate, phosphate and humic acids onto acicular goethite nanoparticles recovered from acid mine drainage’ Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering, 5, pp. 652-659.
  • Rodriguez-Chueca, J., Amor, C., Silva, T., Dionysiou, D.D., Li Puma, G., Lucas. M.S., Peres, J.A., 2017, ‘Treatment of winery wastewater by sulphate radicals: HSO5-/transition metal/UV-A LEDs’ Chemical Engineering Journal, 310, pp. 473-483. 

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External Collaborators:

  • University of South Carolina (USA) – Dept. of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Prof. S. Richardson, Detection and removal of emerging water contaminants
  • Hohai University, Nanjing (China) - Key Laboratory of Integrated Regulation and Resource Development of Shallow Lakes, Prof. Y. Li, Novel plasmonic photocatalysts for water remediation and renewable energy production
  • University of Almeria (Spain) – Dept of Chemical Engineering, Prof. Sanchez Perez and Prof. Casas Lopes, Modeling of removal of pharmaceuticals in water by solar photo-Fenton processes
  • CatalySystems (UK) – Development of photocatalytic reactors
  • Dalian University (China) - School of Environmental Science and Technology, Prof. X. Quan, Prof. L. Huang. Microbial fuel cells.
  • University of Naples (Italy) – Dept of Chemical Engineering, Prof. R. Marotta , Photodegradation, transformation products and toxicity of contaminants of emerging concern in water
  • Universidade Federal de Catarina (Brazil) – Department of Chemical Engineering and Food Engineering, Prof. R.F.P.M. Moreira, Arsenate adsorption on nanoparticles and Visiting Professorship funded by CNPq Brazil.
  • Universidad del Valle and Universidad de Cartagena (Colombia) – School of Chemical Engineering, Prof. F. Machuca, Prof. M. Mueses, Prof. J. Colina, Compound Parabolic Collectors and Solar Photoreactors
  • University of Patras (Greece) -  Prof. G. Liberatos  Dept. of Chemical Engineering, Prof. X. Verikios, Prof. P. Lianos, Prof. D. Kondarides,
  • Plataforma Solar De Almeria (Spain) – European Solar Research Centre, Prof. S. Malato, Dr I. Oller, Dr P. Fernadez, Removal of emerging Contaminants in water by solar photo-assisted processes, EU SFERA project.
  • University of Zagreb (Croatia) - Faculty of Chemical Engineering and Technology, Dr I. Grčić, Removal of emerging contaminants and modelling
  • University of Bath (UK) – Department of Chemical Engineering, Dr Nuno Reis, Process intensification and microphotoreactors
  • Novelis (Canada) – Surface photoactivity
  • E.ON (Germany)  - Solar Hydrogen: Development and Pilot Plant Demonstration of Hydrogen Production from Solar Energy and Biomass (Waste) Compounds and Derivatives at Ambient Conditions Mediated by Nanostructured Photocatalysts

External roles and appointments:

Editorial activity

  • Editor –Journal of Hazardous Materials, (since Oct 2009) (Elsevier, Impact factor 6.065)
  • Associate Editor - Journal of Advanced Oxidation Technologies, Science & Technology Network Inc., (Oct 2008 – Sept 2015) and International Journal of Photoenergy, Hindawi Publishing Corporation, ISI-JCR Impact factor 1.226 (Oct 2007 – Jan 2009)
  • Editorial Board Member – Chemical Engineering Journal, Elsevier (since Aug 2017); Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering, Elsevier (since Sept 2014); International Journal of Photoenergy, Indawi Publishing Corporation, ISI-JCR Impact factor 1.226 (Jan 2009 – Jul 2017) and Journal of Advanced Oxidation Technologies (Oct 2006 - Oct 2008)
  • Guest Editor -Journal of Advanced Oxidation Technologies, 4 Special Issues; Journal of Hazardous Materials, Special Issue: Nanotechnologies for the Treatment of Water, Air and Soil, Vol. 211-212, 2012; Chemical Engineering Journal, Special Issue: 7th European Meeting on Solar Chemistry and Photocatalysis: Environmental Applications (SPEA7), Vol. 224, 2013; Water Research, Special Issue: IWA – 3rd Water Research Conference, 2015; Chemical Engineering Journal, Special Issue: AOPs: Recent Advances to Overcome Barriers in the Treatment of Water, Wastewater and Air, in press, 2016

International conferences chaired (last 3 years from a total of 15)

  • Chairman and Symposium Organizer, JE-AOPs Joint Event - Advanced Oxidation Processes, WCCE-10: 10th World Congress of Chemical Engineering, 1-5 Oct, 2017, Barcelona, Spain
  • Symposium Organizer and Presider, Division of Environmental Chemistry, ACS, Chemistry and Applications of Advanced Oxidation Processes for Water Purification, Treatment and Reuse, American Chemical Society 253rd Meeting & Exposition, 2-6 Apr, 2017, San Francisco, USAand 251st Meeting & Exposition, 13-17 Mar, 2016, San Diego, USA
  • Symposium Organizer and Presider, Division of Environmental Chemistry, ACS, New Challenges in Water Quality, Treatment, Reuse and Sustainability: Chemistry and Application of Advanced Oxidation Processes for Removal of Contaminants of Concern and Transformation Products, American Chemical Society – 250th Meeting & Exposition, 16-20 Aug, 2015, Boston, USA

International conferences organised (last 3 years from a total of 65) 

  • International Scientific Committee Member, The Sixth European Conference on Environmental Applications of Advanced Oxidation Processes (EAAOP-6), Jun 26-30, 2019, Portoroz-Portorose, Slovenia
  • International Scientific Committee Member, XENOWAC II, Oct 12-14, 2018, Limassol, Cyprus
  • International Organizing Committee Member, Eight International Conference on Environmental Chemistry and Engineering, Sept 20-22, 2018, Berlin, Germany
  • International Scientific Committee Member, 3rd Iberoamerican Conference on Advanced Oxidation Technologies (III CIPOA) and 2nd Colombian Conference on Advanced Oxidation Processes (II CCPAOX), 14-17 Nov, 2017, Guatape’, Colombia
  • International Scientific Committee Member and Chair Coordinator, Advanced Oxidation Processes Symposium (AOPs), 10th World Congress of Chemical Engineering 1-5 Oct, 2017, Barcelona, Spain
  • International Advisory Committee Member, 11th Asia Pacific Conference on Sustainable Energy and Environmental Technologies, 6-10 Mar, 2017, Bihar, India
  • International Scientific Committee Member, R&R 2016: 3rd International Conference on Recycling and Reuse, 28-30 Sept, 2016, Istanbul, Turkey
  • International Advisory Committee Member, AOP-2016: Fourth International Conference on Advanced Oxidation Processes, 17-20 Dec, 2016, Goa, India
  • International Advisory Board Member, IAP LLeida 2016 - Interfaces Against Pollution – Environmental Challenges & Opportunities, September 4-6, 2016, Lleida, Spain
  • International Scientific Committee Member, SPEA-9: 9th European Meeting on Solar Chemistry and Photocatalysis: Environmental Applications, 13-17 Jun, 2016, Strasbourg, France
  • International Scientific Committee Member, Fifth International Conference on Chemical and Bioprocess Engineering (ICCBPE 2015), November 25-28, 2015, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia
  • International Scientific Committee Member, VIII Meeting on Environmental Applications of Advanced Oxidation Processes and II Iberoamerican Congress of Advanced Oxidation Technologies, 3-6 Nov, 2015, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
  • International Scientific Committee Member, The Fourth European Conference on Environmental Applications of Advanced Oxidation Processes (EAAOP-4), Oct 21-24, 2015, Athens, Greece
  • International Advisory Board Member, Eleventh International Symposium on Heterogeneous Catalysis, 6-9 Sept, 2015, Varna, Bulgaria
  • International Advisory Board Member, First International Conference on Futuristic Materials and Emerging Trends in Forensic and Life Sciences (ICFM-2015), Feb 2015, Nagpur, India

International advisory boards

  • International Scientific Advisory Board Member, NIREAS-International Water Research Center, Nicosia, Cyprus
  • Advisory Board Member of EPSRC Solar-Fuel Network, UK
  • Chair of ThinkThank 4 of EU COST Action ES1205 on Applications and implications of nano-enabled technologies for water and wastewater treatment (2014-2015)
  • UK Representative in the Management Committee of EU COST Action ES1403UK - New and emerging challenges and opportunities in wastewater reuse (NEREUS)

Research councils, project proposals and review panels (last 3 years from a total of 17)

  • FNP: Foundation for Polish Science
  • Academy of Finland
  • ITC: Innovation Technology Commission, Hong Kong
  • NWO: Netherlands
  • National Center of Science and Technology Evaluation, Ministry of Education and Science, Kazakhstan
  • National Natural Science Foundation of China/Research Grants Council Joint Research Scheme (NSFC/RGC JRS) – Hong Kong
  • QNRF: Qatar National Research Fund
  • NRF: National Research Foundation of Korea
  • ECF: Environment and Conservation Fund, Hong Kong
  • SNSF: Swiss National Science Foundation, Switzerland
  • EPSRC: UK Engineering & Physical Sciences Research Council

Journal reviewing

  • Member of the review panel of 52 international refereed journals in Catalysis, Environmental Science, Chemistry and Chemical Engineering including Chemical Society Reviews, Energy & Environmental Science, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, Green Chemistry, Chemical Communications, Carbon, Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, Environmental Science & Technology, Water Research, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, Catalysis Science & Technology, Journal of Hazardous Materials, Science of the Total Environment , Chemical Engineering Journal, Chemical Engineering Science, AICHE Journal. 

National/international committees/learned society

  • Member of the American Chemical Society
  • Member of the UK Semiconductor Photochemistry Network
  • Member the Uk EPSRC Solar Fuel Network
  • Member of EU COST (European Cooperation in Science and Technology) - Action 636: Xenobiotics in the Urban Water Cycle; Action ES1205: Applications and implications of nano-enabled technologies for water and wastewater treatment; Action ES1403: 'New And Emerging Challenges And Opportunities In Wastewater Reuse (NEREUS); Action MP1106 ‘Smart and Green Interfaces - from Single Bubbles and Drops to Industrial, Environmental and Biomedical applications’.

Examination of higher degrees- External Examiner (PhD) (last three years from a total of 14)

  • A. M. Ramirez Canon           University of Bath (UK) Aug 2015
  • J. Tan                                University of Melbourne (Australia) Feb 2017
  • M. Castro Alferez                University of Almeria (Spain) Jul 2017
  • D. Russo                            University of Naples (Italy) Nov 2017

Plenary/keynote/invited lectures

  • Plenary - Li Puma G., 2017, ‘Intensification of Advanced Oxidation Processes in Micro and Macro-scale Reactors’ in 3rd Iberoamerican Conference on Advanced Oxidation Technologies (III CIPOA) and 2nd Colombian Conference on Advanced Oxidation Processes (II CCPAOX), 14-17 Nov, 2017, Guatape’, Colombia
  • Plenary - Li Puma G., 2016, ‘Advances in Photocatalytic and Photoelectrocatalytic Systems for Water Detoxification and Production of Renewable Energy’ in SPEA-9: 9th European Meeting on Solar Chemistry and Photocatalysis: Environmental ApplicationsStrasbourgFrance, 13-17 Jun, 2016
  • Keynote - Li Puma G., 2016, ‘Advances in Photocatalytic and Photoelectrocatalytic Systems for Water Detoxification and Production of Renewable Energy’ in 2do Seminario Internacional on Nuevos Conceptos del Uso de la Radacion Solar para la Descontaminacion de AguasCartagena de IndiasColombia, 31 Aug-2 Sept, 2016
  • Keynote - Li Puma G., Reis, N. 2015, ‘Ultrafast Photochemical Transformations of Chemical and Biological Species in Micrometer-Scale Photoreactors’, VIII Meeting on Environmental Applications of Advanced Oxidation Processes and II Iberoamerican Congress of Advanced Oxidation TechnologiesBelo Horizonte, Brazil, 3-6 Nov, 2015
  • Keynote - Li Puma G., 2015, ‘Treatment and Reuse of Agro-Industrial Wastewater and Simultaneous Production of Renewable Energy’ in Seminario International Processamento de Oleos e Gorduras - Tendencias e Desafios,FlorianopolisBrazil19-21 Aug,2015
  • Keynote - Li Puma G., 2015, ‘Environmental Nanotechnology for Sustainable Solar Water Detoxification with Simultaneous Production of Renewable Energy’ in 10th Asia Pacific Conference on Sustainable Energy & Environmental Technologies, SeoulSouth Korea2-5 Jul,2015
  • Keynote - Li Puma G., 2015, ‘Emerging Solar Photocatalytic Processes for Detoxification of Industrial and Urban Wastewater and the Simultaneous Production of Renewable Energy’ inIWA (International Water Association) Nano and Water Regional Conference 2015, DalianChina20-23 May,2015
  • Keynote - Li Puma G., 2015, ‘Novel Microfluidics Approach for Extremely Rapid Photochemical Transformations of Chemical and Biological Species’ in2rd International Workshop on Frontiers in Environmental Chemical Research, PohangSouth Korea19 May,2015
  • Keynote - Li Puma G., 2015, ‘Novel Catalytic Processes and Materials for Water Treatment Processes’ in3rd Water Research Conference, IWA (International Water Association), ShenzhenChina11-14 Jan,2015
  • Invited - Li Puma G., 2017, ‘Intensified Photochemical, Photoelectrochemical and Boelectrochemical Systems for Environmental Remediation and Production of Renewable Energy’ University of Manchester, UK, 14 Jun 2017
  • Invited - Li Puma G., 2017, ‘Environmental Nanocatalysis and Photoreaction Engineering for Water Detoxification and Production of Renewable Energy’ Dalian University of Technology, China, 27 Apr 2017
  • Invited - Li Puma G., 2016, ‘Photocatalytic and Photoelectrochemical Systems for Environmental Remediation, Production of Renewable Energy and Resources Recovery from Wastewater’ Hong Kong University of Science & Technology, Hong Kong SAR, 12 Dec 2016
  • Invited - Li Puma G., 2016, ‘Environmental Nanocatalysis and Photoreaction Engineering for Water Detoxification and Production of Renewable Energy’ Nanjing University, Nanjing, China, 07 Dec 2016
  • Invited - Li Puma G., Reis, N.M., 2016, ‘Ultrafast Photochemical Transformations of Chemical and Biological Species in Microcapillary Films Photoreactors’ in Transport and Mixing in Micro-Scale Flow – IChemE, University College London,, London, UK, 11 Nov 2016
  • Invited - Li Puma G., 2016, ‘How To Get your Article Published: An Editor Perspective’ Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Florianopolis, Brazil, 30 Jun 2016
  • Invited - Li Puma G., 2015, ‘Photocatalytic and Photoelectrocatalytic Systems for Water Purification and Production of Renewable Energy’ University of Patras, Patras, Greece, 13 Jul 2015
  • Invited - Li Puma G., 2015, ‘Emerging Photocatalytic Processes for Environmental and Renewable Energy Applications’ Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Florianopolis, Brazil, 15 Apr 2015
  • Invited - Li Puma G., 2015, ‘Sustainable Water Treatment in Agriculture’ Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Florianopolis, Brazil, 16 Apr 2015
  • Invited - Li Puma G., 2015, ‘Challenges in Solar Detoxification of Industrial and Urban Wastewater and the Simultaneous Production of Renewable Energy ’ Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong SAR, 16 Jan 2015