CV Dr. David Jeison

 

Profesor Universidad de La Frontera

Departamento de Ingeniería Química

Universidad de La Frontera

Phone: 56 45 2325453

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PROFESSIONAL DEGREE
1996 Biochemical Engineer, Universidad Católica de Valparaíso, Chile

 

ACADEMIC DEGREES
1996 BSc in Biochemical Engineering, Universidad Católica de Valparaíso, Chile

2000 MSc in Biochemical Engineering, Universidad Católica de Valparaíso, Chile

2007 PhD in Environmental Sciences, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands.

 

ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE
2010 – today Associate Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, Universidad de La Frontera, Chile.

2013 – today Head of the PhD program on Engineering, Universidad de La Frontera.

2000 – 2009 Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, Universidad de La Frontera, Chile.

2001-2003 Academic coordinator of the Environmental Engineering program, Universidad de La Frontera.

1998 - 2000 Part time lecturer, School of Biochemical Engineering, Universidad Católica de Valparaíso, Chile

 

RESEARCH PROJECTS
2002 - 2003 Nitrification–denitrification by pre-denitrification for biological nitrogen removal from wastewaters. Research Office, Universidad de La Frontera (DIUFRO), Chile. Main researcher

 

2002 - 2004 Anaerobic treatment of wastewater with high sulphate content. FONDECYT Project 1020201, National Commission of Science and Technology, Chile. Co-researcher

 

2003-2005 Strategy development for the stable operation of a nitrification/denitrification system based on nitrite accumulation. FONDECYT Project 1030317, National Commission of Science and Technology, Chile. Co-researcher.

 

2006-2007 Effect of high saline conditions on the stability of anaerobic granular sludge. Project financed by Biothane Systems International and Paques Natural Solutions. Wageningen University, The Netherlands. Co-researcher

 

2008-2011 Development of an Anaerobic Sequential Batch Reactor (ASBR) system for the treatment of low biodegradation rate wastes. FONDECYT Project 1080329, National Commission of Science and Technology, Chile. Co-researcher.

 

2008-2011 Feasibility of Anaerobic Membrane Bioreactors for wastewater treatment under high salinity and suspended solids concentration. FONDECYT Project 1080279, National Commission of Science and Technology, Chile. Main researcher.

 

2008-2011 Anaerobic membrane bioreactor for industrial waste water (AMBREIN), INNOWATOR programme of SenterNovem, Ministry of Economic Affairs, Netherlands Government. External consultant.

 

2009-2012 Development of an enzymatic membrane reactor (emr) for high refined biodiesel production. FONDECYT Project 1090382, National Commission of Science and Technology, Chile. Co-researcher.

 

2009-2012 Biogas for vehicle use. FONDEF Project D08I1192, National Commission of Science and Technology, Chile. Co-director

 

2010-2014 Desert Bioenergy S.A., Consortium for research and development of the industry for bioenergy production base don microalgal biomass. INNOVA Chile-CORFO 09CTEI-6860. Director sub-project on biogas.

 

2011-2012 Gaseous biofuels. Project CONICYT MEC 801100010, Institutional coordinator. Porject enabling a 3 month stay of Dr. Germán Buitrón from UNAM, México.

 

2011-2012 Decentralised biogas production as an alternative for bioenergy production in rural areas FONDEF D10ER1009. Director.

 

2012-2015 Renewable energy production through microalgae cultivation: Closing material cycles ALAGENET. IRSES project. Experienced researcher.

 

2012-2014 Increasing hydrogen production yield by biokinetic control of an acidogenic sludge as a sustainable alternative to use worldwide glycerol surplus production. FONDECYT Project 1120659, Co-researcher.

 

2012-2014 Biogas production from microalgae as an efficient way to harvest solar energy. FONDECYT Project 1120488, Main researcher.

 

2012-2021 CIRIC, Communications and Information Research and Innovation Centre (INRIA Chile). Part of BIONATURE research group.

 

2014-2028 Centro de Recursos Hídricos para la Agricultura y la Minería (CRHIAM). Proyecto FONDAP 15130015, Associated researcher.

 

2015-2019 Sewer mining: getting back resources from wastewater. Proyecto FONDECYT 1150982, Main researcher.

 

TECHNOLOGICAL TRANSFER PROJECTS
2012-2014 Program PhD Thesis in Industry, CONICYT, PhD on Sciences of Natural Resources, Universidad de La Frontera. Institutional coordinator.

 

2008-2009 Co-coordinator of the Chilean network for biogas production and use. Bicentenario Program for Science and Technology, Chile.

 

2011-2014 Center for the Research and Development for Organic Waste Management. Innova-CORFO 09FC02-6021. Researcher.

 

OTHER ACADEMIC AND SCIENTIFIC ACTIVITIES
2013 Member of the Scientific Committee of the 13th World Congress of Anaerobic Digestion, Santiago de Compostela, Spain, June 2013.

 

2012 Member of the Organizing Committee of the Third Latin-American Congress on Biorefineries, Pucón, November 2012.

 

2012 Member of the Organizing Committee of the Second Frech-Chilean Workshop on Bioprocess Modeling, Pucón, Chile, January 2012.

 

2011 Member of the Organizing Committee on the Inter-American Congress on Education on Environmental Engineering, Valparaíso, November 2011.

 

2010 Member of the Scientific Committee of the 12th World Congress of Anaerobic Digestion, Guadalajara, Mexico, October 2010.

 

2008 Vice-president of the Organizing Committee of the IX Latin-American Workshop and Symposium on Anaerobic Digestion, Easter Island, Chile, October 2008.

 

2008 Member of the Scientific Committee of the IX Latin-American Workshop and Symposium on Anaerobic Digestion, Easter Island, Chile, October 2008.

 

2008-2011 Editing committee member of “Nuestra Muestra”, magazine form the Faculty of Engineering Sciences and Administration, Universidad de La Frontera.

 

2006 Member of the Organizing Committee of the IV International Specialized Conference on Sustainable Viticulture: Winery Wastes and Ecologic Impact Management (Winery 2006), Viña del Mar, Chile, October 2006.

 

SUPERVISION OF GRADUATION PROJECTS AND THESIS
POST-GRADUATED THESIS

DOCTORAL THESIS
Alvaro Torres (2014) Biogas production from microalgae. Doctoral Program on Sciences of Natural Resources, Universidad de La Frontera.


Juan Carlos Ortega (2015) Forward Osmosis: an alternative for the concentration of sewage. Doctoral Program on Engineering, Universidad de La Frontera.


Leslie Maier (in progress) Biogas upgrading using microalgae cultures. Doctoral Program on Sciences of Natural Resources, Universidad de La Frontera.


Freddy Valdés (in progress) Evaluation of operational strategies in anaerobic reactors to modify the biogas quality. Doctoral Program on Sciences of Natural Resources, Universidad de La Frontera.


MSC THESIS
Michael Araneda (in progress) Bioflocculation as a strategy for increasing biogás production in sewage treatment plants. Master Program on Engineering Sciences with specialization of Biotechnology, Universidad de La Frontera.


Fernanda Pinto (in progress) Effect of trace metals (Fe, Co, Ni y Ba) over biogas production rate from solid waste from olive mills. Master Program on Engineering Sciences with specialization of Biotechnology, Universidad de La Frontera.


Javier Pavez (2014) Biogas production as only biofuel from the anaerobic digestion of microalgae. Master Program on Engineering Sciences with specialization of Biotechnology, Universidad de La Frontera (in Spanish).


Leslie Meier (2012) Photosynthetic removal of carbon dioxide from as a way to improve calorific value of biogas, Master Program on Engineering Sciences with specialization of Biotechnology, Universidad de La Frontera.


Patricio Neumann (2012) Anaerobic digestion of spent microalgae to increase biodiesel sustainability, Master Program on Engineering Sciences with specialization of Biotechnology, Universidad de La Frontera.


Alvaro Torres (2010) Feasibility of anaerobic membrane bioreactors for the treatment of wastewaters with high salinity or suspended solids. Master Program on Engineering Sciences with specialization of Biotechnology, Universidad de La Frontera.


Karen Neira (2009) Evaluation of the co-digestion of brewery wastewater and surplus yeast in a UASB reactor. Master Program on Engineering Sciences with specialization of Biotechnology, Universidad de La Frontera.


Juan José Astudillo (2009) Evaluation of the anaerobic treatment of for the anaerobic treatment of solid waste from brewery industry. Master Program on Engineering Sciences with specialization of Biotechnology, Universidad de La Frontera.


Barry Kremer (2006) Anaerobic membrane bioreactors at high salinity, MSc in Environmental Sciences, Wageningen University, The Netherlands.


Paul Telkamp (2006) Anaerobic membrane bioreactors under thermophilic conditions, MSc in Environmental Sciences, Wageningen University, The Netherlands.


Wouter van Betuw (2005) Anaerobic Membrane Bioreactors performance under extreme conditions MSc in Environmental Sciences, Wageningen University, The Netherlands.


UNDER-GRADUATE TITULATION PROJECTS
René Poblete (2015) Análisis de la matriz eléctrica chilena y el efecto de la inclusión de energías renovables no convencionales en la huella de carbono de productos de exportación. Ingeniería Civil Ambiental, Universidad de La Frontera.


Nicolás Andaur (2015) Análisis de los Costos Operacionales del Tratamiento Secundario de la Planta de Tratamiento de Efluentes de CMPC CELULOSA S.A. PLANTA PACIFICO. Ingeniería Civil Industrial mención Bioprocesos, Universidad de La Frontera.


Carlos Martínez Dossow (2014) Modelación matemática de una columna de absorción para la remoción de dióxido de carbono de biogás. Ingeniería Civil Matemática, Universidad de La Frontera.


Francisco Cabrera (2014) Observación y caracterización de la perdida de viabilidad celular de la microalga Chlorella sorokiniana utilizada como sustrato para la producción de biogás en reactores de digestión anaerobia mediante citometría de flujo y microscopía confocal. Biotecnología, Universidad de La Frontera.


Javier Pavez (2013) Producción de biogás como único combustible a partir de digestión anaerobia de biomasa microalgal. Ingeniería Civil Ambiental, Universidad de La Frontera, Temuco.


Patricio Barros (2013) Factibilidad Técnica de purificación fotosintética del biogás mediante uso de la microalga Chlorella sorokiniana. Ingeniería Civil Ambiental, Universidad de La Frontera.


Marcela Urrutia (2013) Proposals for the reduction of sodium in the wastewaters from brewery CCU Chile Ltda., plant Temuco. Industrial Engineering, Universidad de La Frontera.


Rodrigo Pérez (2013) Photosynthetic CO2 removal from biogas, using a photo-bioreactor.. Biotechnology, Universidad de La Frontera, Temuco.


Catalina Hidalgo (2013) Pre-treatment of microalga biomass for biogas production. Biotechnology, Universidad de Antofagasta, Antofagasta.


Camilo Muñoz (2013) Effect of the source and concentration of nitrogen on the growth of microalgae. Biotecnology, Universidad de Antofagasta, Antofagasta.


Daniela Valeria (2012) Decentralized biogas production as an alternative for bioenergy generation in rural areas, Environmental Engineering, Universidad de La Frontera.


Hernán Diaz (2012) Flux improvement in anaerobic membrane bioreactors using flocculants. Environmental Engineering, Universidad de La Frontera.


Rodolfo Medina (2010) Reduction of membrane fouling in membrane bioreactors using flocculation. Environmental Engineering, Universidad de La Frontera.


Alberto Hemmelmann (2010) Application of anaerobic membrane bioreactors for the treatment of saline wastewaters. Environmental Engineering, Universidad de La Frontera.


Carolina Quiroz (2010) Application of self-forming membranes to the aerobic treatment of wastewaters. Environmental Engineering, Universidad de La Frontera.


Juan Ignacio Muñoz (2009) Development of a control system for the operation of a membrane bioreactor. Electronic Engineering, Universidad de La Frontera.


Israel Díaz (2007) Feasibility of dynamic membrane formation as biomass retention method in anaerobic bioreactors, Chemical Engineering, Universidad de Valladolid (project performed at Wageningen University, The Netherlands).


Patricia Muñoz (2003) Nitrogen removal under post-denitrification configuration with nitrite accumulation. Environmental Engineering, Universidad de La Frontera.


Gustavo Ciudad (2003) Effect of oxygen concentration on nitrite accumulation during the operation of a nitrifying reactor. Environmental Engineering, Universidad de La Frontera.


Olga Rubilar (2003) Operation of a denitrifying reactor at high nitrite concentrations for the removal of nitrogen from wastewaters. Environmental Engineering, Universidad de La Frontera.


Johanna Quilodrán (2002) Sludge adaptation process during the start-up of a UASB reactor for the anaerobic treatment of cellulose production wastewater. Environmental Engineering, Universidad de La Frontera.

 

BOOKS AND BOOKS CHAPTERS

1. Torres, A., Fermoso, F., Rincón, B., Bartacek, J., Borja, R., Jeison, D. Challenges for Cost-Effective Microalgae Anaerobic Digestion. In Chamy, R. and Rosenkranz, F. (editors) Biodegradation - Engineering and Technology, InTech - Open Access Publisher, Croatia.


2. Azócar, L., Ciudad, G., Muñoz, R., Jeison, D., Toro, C., Navia, R. Feasible Novozym 435-Catalyzed Process to Fatty Acid Methyl Ester Production from Waste Frying Oil: Role of Lipase Inhibition. In Sharma R., (editor) Enzyme Inhibition and Bioapplications, InTech - Open Access Publisher, Croatia.


3. Plugge, C., van Lier, J. Stams, A. Jeison, D. Microbial energy production from biomass. In Rabaey, K., Angenent, L., Schroder, U. and Keller, J. (editors) (2010) Bioelectrochemical Systems, From Extracellular Electron Transfer to Biotechnological Application, IWA Publishing, UK.


4. Chamy, R., Carrera, J., Jeison, D. y Ruiz, G. (editors) (2005) Avances en biotecnología ambiental: Tratamiento de residuos líquidos y sólidos. Ediciones Universitarias de Valparaiso S.A, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso. Valparaíso, Chile


5. Chamy, R.; Oyanedel, V.; Jeison, D.; Campos, J.L. Remoción biológica de materia orgánica. En: Chamy R., Carrera J., Jeison D. y Ruiz G. (editors). (2005). Avances en Biotecnología Ambiental: Tratamiento de Residuos líquidos y sólidos. Ediciones Universitarias de Valparaíso. Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso. Valparaíso, Chile.


6. Jeison, D.; Campos, J.L. Tratamiento de aguas con alto contenido de sulfato En: Chamy R., Carrera J., Jeison D. y Ruiz G. (editors). (2005). Avances en Biotecnología Ambiental: Tratamiento de Residuos líquidos y sólidos. Ediciones Universitarias de Valparaíso. Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso. Valparaíso, Chile.


7. Chamy, R.; Zúniga, M.E. and Jeison, D. Tecnologías limpias y tratamiento de residuos. En: Chamy R., Carrera J., Jeison D. y Ruiz G. (editors). (2005). Avances en Biotecnología Ambiental: Tratamiento de Residuos líquidos y sólidos. Ediciones Universitarias de Valparaíso. Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso. Valparaíso, Chile.

 

SCIENTIFIC PUBLICATIONS

1046 citations, h-index: 16 (source: Scopus, July 2015)
1. Jeison, D. (2015) Anaerobic digestion: closing cycles for sustainability. Reviews in Environmental Science and Bio/technology. 14. Guest Editor.


2. Krayzelova, L., Bartacek, J., Díaz, I., Jeison, D., Volcke, E., Jenicek, P. (2015) Microaeration for hydrogen sulfide removal during anaerobic treatment: a review. Reviews in Environmental Science and Bio/technology. 14 703-725.


3. Muñoz, R., Meier, L., Diaz, I., Jeison, D. (2015) A review on the state-of-the-art of physical/chemical and biological technologies for biogas upgrading. Reviews in Environmental Science and Bio/technology. 14 727-759.


4. Torres, A., Fermoso, F., Neumann, P., Azocar, L., Jeison, D. (2015) Anaerobic digestion as a tool for resource recovery from a biodiesel production process from microalgae. Journal of Biobased Materials and Bioenergy, 9 342-349.


5. Pavez, J., Cabrera, F., Azócar, L., Torres, A., Jeison, D. (2015) Ultrafiltration of non-axenic microalgae cultures: Energetic requirements and filtration performance. Algal Research, 10 121-127.


6. Neumann, P., Torres, A., Fermoso, F., Borja, R., Jeison, D. (2015) Anaerobic co-digestion of lipid-spent microalgae with waste activated sludge and glycerol in batch mode. International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation, 100 85-88.


7. Muñoz, R., Navia, R., Ciudad, G., Tessini, C., Jeison, D., Mella, R., Rabert, C., Azócar, L. (2015) Preliminary biorefinery process proposal for protein and biofuels recovery from microalgae. Fuel, 150 425-433.


8. Meier, L., Pérez, R., Azócar, L., Rivas, M., Jeison, D. (2015) Photosynthetic CO2 uptake by microalgae: An attractive tool for biogas upgrading. Biomass and Bioenergy 73 102-109


9. Muñoz, R., Reyes, I., Ciudad, G., Jeison, D., Navia, R. (2014) Biodiesel Microfiltration Dynamics during transesterification of rapeseed oil. Journal of Biobased Materials and Bioenergy, 8 506-511.


10. Muñoz, C., Hidalgo, C., Zapata, M., Jeison, D., Riquelme, C. and Rivas, M. (2014) Use of Cellulolytic Marine Bacteria for Enzymatic Pretreatment in Microalgal Biogas Production. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 80(14) 4199-4206.


11. Díaz, H., Azócar, L., Torres, A., Lopes, S.I.C., Jeison, D. (2014) Use of flocculants for increasing permeate flux in anaerobic membrane bioreactors. Water Science and Technology, 69(11) 2237-2242.


12. Azócar, L., Navia, R., Beroiz, L., Jeison, D., Ciudad, G. (2014) Enzymatic Biodiesel Production Kinetics Using Co-solvent and an Anhydrous Medium: A Strategy to Improve Lipase Performance in a Semi-continuous Reactor. New Biotechnology 31(5) 422-429.


13. Yang, J., Spanjers, H., Jeison, D., van Lier, J.B. (2013) Impact of Na+ on biological wastewater treatment and the potential of anaerobic membrane bioreactors: a review. Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology, 43(24) 2722-2746


14. Guerrero, L., Chamy, R., Jeison, D., Montalvo, S., Huiliñir, C. (2013) Behavior of the anaerobic treatment of tannery wastewater at different initial pH values and sulfate concentrations. Journal of Environmental Science and Health - Part A Toxic/Hazardous Substances and Environmental Engineering, 48(9) 1073-1078.


15. Hemmelmann, A., Torres, A., Vergara, C., Azocar, A., Jeison, D. (2013) Application of anaerobic membrane bioreactors for the treatment of protein containing wastewaters under saline conditions. Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology, 88. 658-33.


16. Dereli, R.K., Ersahin, M.E., Ozgun, H., Ozturk, I., Jeison, D., van der Zee, F., van Lier, J.B. (2012) Potentials of Anaerobic Membrane Bioreactors to Overcome Treatment Limitations Induced by Industrial Wastewaters. Bioresource technology, 122(1) 160-170.


17. Reyes, I., Ciudad, G., Misra, M., Mohanty, A., Jeison, D., Navia, D. (2012) Novel sequential batch membrane reactor to increase fatty acid methyl esters quality at low methanol to oil molar ratio. Chemical Engineering Journal, 197(1) 459-467.


18. Pizarro, C., Donoso-Bravo, A., Jeison, D., Ruiz-Filippi, G., Chamy, R. (2011) Biofilm formation for organic matter and sulphate removal in gas-lift reactors. Electronic Journal of Biotechnology, 14(4).


19. Torres, A., Hemmelmann, A., Vergara, C., Jeison, D. (2011) Application of two-phase slug-flow regime to control flux reduction on anaerobic membrane bioreactors treating wastewaters with high suspended solids concentration. Separation and purification Technology, 79(1)20-25.


20. Lindeboom, R., Smith, G., Jeison, D., Temmink, H., van Lier, J. (2011) Application of high speed imaging as a novel tool to study particle dynamics in tubular membrane systems. Journal of Membrane Science, 368(1), 95-99.


21. Neira, K., Jeison, D. (2010) Anaerobic co-digestion of surplus yeast and wastewater to increase energy recovery in breweries. Water Science and Technology, 61(5), 1129-1135.


22. Cubillos, G., Arrué, R., Jeison, D., Chamy, R., Tapia, E., Rodríguez, J., Ruiz-Filippi, G. (2010) Simultaneous effects of pH and substrate concentration on hydrogenproduction by acidogenic fermentation. Electronic Journal of Biotechnology, 13(1).


23. Jeison, D., Telkamp, P., van Lier, J.B. (2009) Thermophilic side-stream anaerobic membrane bioreactors: The shear rate dilemma. Water Environment Research, 81(11), 2372-2380.


24. Jeison, D., Plugge, C.M., Pereira, A., van Lier, J.B. (2009) Effects of the acidogenic biomass on the performance of an anaerobic membrane bioreactor for wastewater treatment Bioresource Technology, 100(6), 1951-1956.


25. Ismail, S.B., Gonzalez, P., Jeison, D., van Lier, J.B. (2008) Effects of high salinity wastewater on methanogenic sludge bed systems. Water Science and Technology,
58 (10), 1963-1970.


26. Jeison, D., Kremer, B., van Lier, J.B. (2008) Application of membrane enhanced biomass retention to the anaerobic treatment of acidified wastewaters under extreme saline conditions. Separation and Purification Technology, 64(2), 198-205.


27. Jeison, D. Diaz, I., van Lier, J.B. (2008) Anaerobic membrane bioreactors: Are membranes really necessary? Electronic Journal of Biotechnology, 11(4).
28. Jeison, D., A. and van Lier, J.B. (2008) Anaerobic digestion and membrane filtration: A one night stand or a sustainable relationship? Water Science and Technology, 54(4) 527-532.


29. Jeison, D., del Rio, A. and van Lier, J.B. (2008) Impact of high saline wastewaters on anaerobic granular sludge functionalities. Water Science and Technology, 54(6) 815-819.


30. Jeison, D. and van Lier, J.B. (2008). Feasibility of thermophilic anaerobic submerged membrane bioreactors (AnSMBR) for wastewater treatment. Desalination, 231(1-3) 227-235.


31. Jeison, D., van Betuw, W. and van Lier, J.B. (2008). Feasibility of anaerobic membrane bioreactors for the treatment of wastewaters with particulate organic matter. Separation Science and Technology, 43 3417-3431.


32. Jeison, D. and van Lier, J.B. (2007). Cake formation and consolidation: main factors governing the applicable flux in anaerobic submerged membrane bioreactors (AnSMBR) treating acidified wastewaters. Separation and Purification Technology, 56(1) 71-78.


33. Chamy, R., Pizarro, C., Vivanco, E., Schiappacasse, M.C., Jeison, D., Poirrier, P., Ruiz-Filippi, G. (2007). Selected experiences in Chile for the application of UASB technology for vinasse treatment. Water Science and Technology, 56(2) 39-48.


34. Jeison, D. and van Lier, J.B. (2007). Thermophilic treatment of acidified and partially acidified wastewater using an anaerobic submerged MBR: Factors affecting long-term operational flux. Water Research, 41(17) 3868-3879.


35. Valdes, F.; Munoz, E.; Chamy, R.; Ruiz, G.; Vergara, C. and Jeison, D. (2006) Effect of sulphate concentration and sulfide desorption on the combined removal of organic matter and sulfate from wastewaters using expanded granular sludge bed (EGSB). Electronic Journal of Biotechnology [online]. 15 July 2006, vol. 9, no. 4.


36. Jeison, D.; van Lier, J. (2006) Cake layer formation in anaerobic submerged membrane bioreactors (AnSMBR) for wastewater treatment. Journal of Membrane Science, 284(1-2) 227-236.


37. Antileo, C.; Werner, A.; Ciudad, G.; Muñoz, C.; Bornhardt, C.; Jeison, D.; Urrutia, H. (2006) Novel operational strategy for partial nitrification to nitrite in a sequencing batch rotating disk reactor. Biochemical Engineering Journal, 32(1) 39-68.


38. Ruiz, G.; Jeison, D. and Chamy, R. (2006) Development of denitrifying and methanogenic activities in USB reactors for the treatment of wastewater: Effect of COD/N ratio. Process Biochemistry, 41 1338-1342.


39. Jeison, D.; van Lier, J. B. (2006) On-line cake-layer management by trans-membrane pressure steady state assessment in Anaerobic Membrane Bioreactors for wastewater treatment. Biochemical Engineering Journal, 29, 204-209.


40. Jeison, D.; van Lier, J. (2006) Bio-layer management in Anaerobic Membrane Bioreactors for wastewater treatment. Water Science and Technology, 54(2), 81-86.
41. Ruiz, G.; Jeison, D.; Rubilar, O.; Ciudad, G. and Chamy, R. (2006) Nitrification–denitrification via nitrite accumulation for nitrogen removal from wastewaters. Bioresource Technology, 97 330-335.


42. Ciudad, G.; Rubilar, O.; Munoz, P.; Ruiz, G.; Chamy, R.; Vergara, C. and Jeison, D. (2005) Partial nitrification of high ammonia concentration wastewater as a part of a shortcut biological nitrogen removal process. Process Biochemistry, 40 1715-1719.


43. Ruiz, G.; Jeison, D. and Chamy, R. (2003) Nitrification with high nitrite accumulation for the treatment of wastewater with high ammonia concentration. Water Research, 37 (6) 1371-1377.


44. Jeison, D. and Chamy, R., Salgado, E. (2003) Anaerobically treated wastewater in agricultural irrigation as an alternative for post treatment in water demanding zones. Applied Biotechnology and Bioengineering, 109 (1-3) 197-206


45. Jeison, D.; Ruiz, G.; Acevedo, F. and Illanes, A. (2003) Simulation of the effect of intrinsic reaction kinetics and particle size on the behaviour of immobilised enzymes under internal diffusional restrictions and steady state operation. Process Biochemistry, 39 393-399.


46. Jeison, D.; Chamy, R. (1999) Comparison of the behaviour of expanded granular sludge bed reactors (EGSB) and upflow anaerobic sludge blanket reactors (UASB) in dilute and concentrated wastewater treatment, Water Science and Technology, 40 (8) 91-97.


47. Jeison, D.; Chamy, R. (1998) Novel technique for measuring the size distribution of granules from anaerobic reactors for wastewater treatment, Biotechnology Techniques,12 659-662

 

CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

1. Camiloti, P., Jeison, D., Zaiat, M. Silicon Membrane To Elemental Sulphur Recovery In A Micro-aerobic Reactor Combined To An Anaerobic. 14th World Congress on Anaerobic Digestion, Viña del Mar, Chile, November 2015.


2. Meier, L., Barros, P., Perez, R., Martínez, C., Azócar, L., Rivas, M., Jeison, D. Photosynthetic Biogas Upgrading Using Microalgae. 14th World Congress on Anaerobic Digestion, Viña del Mar, Chile, November 2015.


3. Cabrera, F., Jeison, D. Novel Flow Cytometry Method For In-situ Observation In Anaerobic Digestion Of Chlorella Sorokiniana. 14th World Congress on Anaerobic Digestion, Viña del Mar, Chile, November 2015.


4. Reyes-Caniupan, I., Ortega-Bravo, J. C., Jeison, D. Evaluation Of Sewage Concentration By Forward Osmosis As Feed Pretreatment Of Anaerobic Digestion. 14th World Congress on Anaerobic Digestion, Viña del Mar, Chile, November 2015.


5. Torres, A., Capson, G., Cabrera, F., Pavez, J., Vergra, C., Jeison, D. Oil Extraction Process As Pre-treatment Process For Mesophilic And Thermophilic Anaerobic Digestion. 14th World Congress on Anaerobic Digestion, Viña del Mar, Chile, November 2015.


6. Vergara, C., Jeison, D., Torres, A., Seeger, M. Role Of Algal-bacterial Photobioreactors In Nitrogen Recycling From Anaerobic Digestion Effluents. 14th World Congress on Anaerobic Digestion, Viña del Mar, Chile, November 2015.


7. Vergara, C., Torres, A., Muñoz, C., Seeger, M. and Jeison, D. Anaerobic membrane bioreactor for biogas production and ammonium recovery from spent microalgae. XI Simposio Latinoamericano de Digestión Anaerobia, La Habana, Cuba, Noviembre 2014.


8. Capson, G., Torres, A., Pavez, J., Vergara, C., Jeison, D. Mesophilic/Thermophilic biogas production from spent microalgae N.gaditana. XI Simposio Latinoamericano de Digestión Anaerobia, La Habana, Cuba, Noviembre 2014.


9. Meier, L., Pérez, R., Azócar, L., Rivas, M., Barros, P., Martínez, C., Jeison, D. XI Simposio Latinoamericano de Digestión Anaerobia, La Habana, Cuba, Noviembre 2014.
10. Ortega, J.C., Reyes, I., Jeison, D. Osmotic concentration: a strategy for anaerobic of sewage. XI Simposio Latinoamericano de Digestión Anaerobia, La Habana, Cuba, Noviembre 2014.


11. Meier, L., Pérez, R., Azócar, L., Jeison, D. (2013) Remoción Fotosintética de CO2 Mediante Microalgas, una alternativa para aumentar el poder calorífico del biogas. Primer Congreso Interamericano de Cambio Climático, Valparaíso, Chile.


12. Muñoz, C., Hidalgo, C., Zapata, M., Jeison, D., Riquelme, C., Rivas, M. Application of marine bacteria presenting cellulolytic activity for pre-treatment of microalgae for biogas production. 13th World Congress on Anaerobic Digestion, Santiago de Compostela, Spain, June 2013.


13. Meier, L., Pérez, R., Azócar, L., Rivas, M., Jeison, D. Biogas upgrading using microalgae cultures. 13th World Congress on Anaerobic Digestion, Santiago de Compostela, Spain, June 2013.


14. Torres, A., Muñoz, C., Vergara, C., Azócar, L., Rivas, M., Jeison, D. Biogas production from oil extracted microalgae: recovering energy and nutrients. 13th World Congress on Anaerobic Digestion, Santiago de Compostela, Spain, June 2013.


15. Díaz, H., Azócar, L., Torres, A., Lopes, S., Jeison, D. Use of flocculants for controlling particle deposition in anaerobic membrane bioreactors. 13th World Congress on Anaerobic Digestion, Santiago de Compostela, Spain, June 2013.


16. Torres, A., Neumann, P., Azócar, L., Jeison, D. Biogas production potential and ammonium release in anaerobic digestion of spent microalgae. III Latin-American Congress on Biorefineries, Pucón, November 2012.


17. Torres, A., Fermoso, F.G., Rincon, B. , Borja, R., Jeison, D. Challenges for cost-effective microalgae anaerobic digestion. Congreso Internacional de Ingeniería Química de ANQUE (ANQUE-ICCE 2012), Sevilla, España, Junio 2012.


18. Azócar L, Toro C, Meier L, Beltrán C, Jeison D, Navia R. Microalgae: potential feedstock to lipidbased biofuel production. Tercer Congreso Lationamericano de Tecnología Algal CLABA 2012. 16-18. Concepción, Chile. Enero 2012.


19. Hemmelmann, A., Torres, A., Vergara, C., Jeison, D. Membrane assisted bioreactor for anaerobic treatment of saline wastewaters. XXV Interamerican Congress of Chemical Engineering, Santiago, Chile, Noviembre 2011.


20. Neumann, P., Torres, A., Azocar, L., Vergara, C., Jeison, D. Biogas production as a tool for increasing sustainability of biodiesel production from microalgae. XXV Interamerican Congress of Chemical Engineering, Santiago, Chile, Noviembre 2011.


21. Neumann, P., Torres, A., Azócar, L., Meier, L. Vergara, C., Jeison, D. Biocombustibles, microalgas y digestión Anaerobia: Aporte Energético del biogás en el emergente proceso de producción de biodiesel a partir de Microalgas. XIX Congreso Chileno de Ingeniería Sanitaria y Ambiental AIDIS, Concepción, Noviembre 2011.


22. Azócar, L., Beroiz, L., Ciudad, G., Navia, R., Jeison, D. Cinética y puesta en marcha de un reactor enzimático para la producción de Biodiesel. XIX Congreso Chileno de Ingeniería Sanitaria y Ambiental AIDIS, Concepción, Noviembre 2011.


23. Neumann, P., Torres, A., Azocar, L., Meier, L., Vergara, C. and Jeison, D. Biogas production as a tool for increasing sustainability of biodiesel production from microalgae Botryococcus braunii. X Taller y Simposio Latinoamericano de Digestión Anaerobia, Ouro Preto, Brasil, Octubre 2011.


24. Meier, L., Torres, A., Azocar, L., Neumann, P., Vergara, C., Rivas, M., and Jeison, D. Biogas upgrading through microalgae culture: Effect of methane concentration on microalgae activity. X Taller y Simposio Latinoamericano de Digestión Anaerobia, Ouro Preto, Brasil, Octubre 2011.


25. Hemmelmann, A., Torres, A., Vergara, C., Azocar, L. and Jeison, D. Membrane assisted bioreactors as a tool for the efficient anaerobic treatment of saline wastewaters. X Taller y Simposio Latinoamericano de Digestión Anaerobia, Ouro Preto, Brazil, Octubre 2011.


26. Spanier, D., Jorquera, L., Jeison, D. and Ruiz Filippi, G. Methane production potentials of selected microalgae. X Taller y Simposio Latinoamericano de Digestión Anaerobia, Ouro Preto, Brasil, Octubre 2011.


27. Torres, A., Hemmelmann, A., Vergara, C., Jeison, D. Application of two-phase slug-flow regime to control flux reduction on anaerobic membrane bioreactors (AnMBR). 12th World Congress on Anaerobic Digestion, Guadalajara, México, November 2010.


28. Hemmelmann, A., Torres, A., Vergara, C., Jeison, D. Membrane assisted bioreactors for anaerobic treatment of saline wastewaters. 12th World Congress on Anaerobic Digestion, Guadalajara, México, November 2010.


29. Lier, J., Jeison, D. Low permeate flux: Intrinsic constraint of anaerobic membrane bioreactors for wastewater treatment? IWA regional conference and exhibition on membrane technology and water reuse, Istanbul, Turkey, October 2010.


30. Torres, A., Hemmelmann, A., Jeison D. Factibilidad de Biorreactores de Membrana Anaerobios para el tratamiento de aguas residuales con alta salinidad. XVIII Congreso Chileno de Ingeniería Ambiental y Sanitaria, Pucón, Noviembre 2009.


31. Quiroz, C., Vergara, C., Jeison, D. Aplicación de membranas auto-formantes para el tratamiento biológico de aguas residuales. XVIII Congreso Chileno de Ingeniería Ambiental y Sanitaria, Pucón, Noviembre 2009.


32. Neira, K., Jeison, D. Evaluación de la co-digestión de RIL y levadura pre-tratada provenientes de una industria cervecera en un reactor UASB. Congreso Chileno de Ingeniería Química, Viña del Mar, Chile, Octubre 2009.


33. Astudillo, J., Jeison, D. Evaluación de un sistema anaerobio para el tratamiento de residuos sólidos cerveceros y su implicancia en la producción de metano. Congreso Chileno de Ingeniería Química, Viña del Mar, Chile, Octubre 2009.


34. Torres, A.; Jeison, D. Factibilidad de Biorreactores de Membrana Anaeróbicos. Congreso Chileno de Ingeniería Química, Viña del Mar, Chile, Octubre 2009.
35. Lindeboom, R., Smith, G., Jeison, D. and van Lier, J.B. slug flow characterization for cake layer control in inside-out external anaerobic membrane bioreactors. IX Taller y Simposio Latinoamericano de Digestión Anaerobia, Isla de Pascua, Chile, Octubre 2008.


36. Jeison, D. Diaz, I., van Lier, J.B. Anaerobic membrane bioreactors: Are membranes really necessary? IX Taller y Simposio Latinoamericano de Digestión Anaerobia, Isla de Pascua, Chile, Octubre 2008.


37. Jeison, D., del Rio, A. and van Lier, J.B. Impact of high saline wastewaters on anaerobic granular sludge functionalities. 11th IWA Specialist Conference on Anaerobic Digestion, Brisbane, Australia, September 2007.


38. Jeison, D., A. and van Lier, J.B. Anaerobic digestion and membrane filtration: A one night stand or a sustainable relationship? 11th IWA Specialist Conference on Anaerobic Digestion, Brisbane, Australia, September 2007.


39. Jeison, D. and van Lier, J. B. Feasibility of Thermophilic Anaerobic Submerged Membrane Bioreactors (AnSMBR) for wastewater treatment. 4th International Water Association Conference on Membranes for Water and Wastewater Treatment, Harrogate, UK, 15th -17th May 2007.


40. Chamy, R.; Pizarro, C.; Vivanco, E.; Schiappacasse, M.C.; Jeison, D.; Poirrer, P. and Ruiz, G. Selected Experiences in Chile for the Application of UASB Technology for Vinase Treatment. IV International Specialized Conference on Sustainable Viticulture: Winery wastes and ecologic management. Viña del Mar 5-8 November 2006.


41. van Lier, J.B.; Jeison, D. Feasibility of submerged anaerobic MBR systems. Proceedings of Wetsus congress 'Water Verdient Het' Leeuwarden, The Netherlands 29-30 June 2006.


42. Jeison, D.; van Lier, J. B. Bio-layer management in Anaerobic Membrane Bioreactors for wastewater treatment. VIII Taller y simposio latinoamericano de digestión anaerobia, Punta del Este, Octubre 2005.


43. Rubilar, O.; Ciudad, G.; Ruiz, G.; Chamy, R.; Jeison, D. CSTR and USB performance comparison for denitrification of high nitrite wastewater as a part of a shortcut biological nitrogen removal process. VIII Taller y simposio latinoamericano de digestión anaerobia, Uruguay, Punta del Este, Octubre 2005.


44. Guerrero, L.; Chamy, R.; Jeison, D.; Montalvo, S. Influence of sulphate concentration and pH on anaerobic treatment of tannery wastewaters. VIII Taller y simposio latinoamericano de digestión anaerobia, Uruguay, Punta del Este, Octubre 2005.


45. Jeison, D. van Lier, J. B. Aplicación de bio-reactores de membrana anaerobios al tratamiento de aguas residuales. XVI Congreso Chileno de Ingeniería Química, Chile, Pucón, Noviembre 2005.


46. Pizarro, C.; Larenas, M.; Guerrero, L.; Jeison, D. y Chamy, R. Evaluación de Reactores Anaeróbicos Granulares en la Remoción Conjunta de Materia Orgánica y Sulfatos. XXIX Congreso Interamericano de Ingeniería Sanitaria y Ambiental. San Juan, Puerto Rico, 22-27 Agosto 2004.


47. Chamy, R. and Jeison, D. Project for the Electrical Co-generation from Biogas in Industry Capel using treated wastewater in agricultural irrigation as an alternative for post treatment in water demanding zones. International Workshop Bioenergy for a Sustainable Development. Viña del Mar, Chile, 8-10 Noviembre 2004.


48. van Lier, J.B.; Bezerra Dos Santos, A.; Jeison, D. Proceedings of the International Workshop on the Development of Technology for Analysing and Controlling the Mechanism of Biodegrading and Processing, Tokyo, Japan, 27-28 September 2004.


49. Jeison, D.; Salgado, E.; Chamy, R. “Anaerobically treated wastewater in agricultural irrigation as an alternative for post treatment in water demanding zones”. 7th FAO/SREN-Workshop: Anaerobic digestion for sustaintability in waste (water) treatment an re-use, May 2002, Moscow, Russia.


50. Jeison, D.; Ruiz, G.; Acevedo, F.; Illanes, A. “Simulación del efecto de la velocidad de reacción y el tamaño de partícula en el comportamiento de enzimas inmovilizadas bajo restricciones difusionales internas”. XV Congreso Chileno de Ingeniería Química, Octubre 2002, Punta Arenas, Chile.


51. Jeison, D.; Chamy, R. "Efecto de la presencia de sulfato en la degradación de materia orgánica en reactores anaerobios”. XV Congreso Chileno de Ingeniería Química, Octubre 2002, Punta Arenas, Chile.


52. Jeison, D.; Chamy, R. “Anaerobic digestion application in clean technologies to the global solution of industry environmental problem: the case of chilean pisco” 9th World Congress on Anaerobic Digestion, October 2001, Antwerpen, Belgium.


53. Jeison, D.; Chamy, R. "Stability and performance of Upflow Anaerobic Sludge Blanquet (UASB) and Expanded Granular Sludge Bed (EGSB) reactors on the treatment of biodegradable wastewaters". 11th International Biotechnology Symposium and Exhibition, September 2000, Berlin, Germany.


54. Jeison, D.; Chamy, R. "Comparación del comportamiento de reactores UASB y EGSB para el tratamiento de aguas residuales de baja y alta carga". V Taller y Seminario Latinoamericano sobre Tratamiento Anaerobio de Aguas Residuales, Octubre 1998, Viña del Mar, Chile.


55. Jeison, D.; Chamy, R. "Nueva técnica para la medición de la distribución de tamaño de lodo granular anaerobio". V Taller y Seminario Latinoamericano sobre Tratamiento Anaerobio de Aguas Residuales, Octubre 1998, Viña del Mar, Chile.


56. Jeison, D.; Chamy, R. "Estabilidad de gránulos anaerobios en el tratamiento de aguas residuales". XII Congreso Chileno de Microbiología, Julio 1997, Viña del Mar, Chile.


57. Chamy, R.; Schiapacasse, M.; Jeison, D.; Tomasello, G. "Diseño, construcción y operación de una planta anaerobia para el tratamiento de los efluentes de la industria cervecera". XII Congreso Nacional de Ingeniería Química, Octubre 1996, Valparaíso, Chile.


58. Jeison, D.; Chamy,R. "Parámetros de diseño de reactores anaerobios granulares de lecho expandido. Aplicaciones futuras". XII Congreso Nacional de Ingeniería Química, Octubre 1996, Valparaíso, Chile.

LANGUAGES

Spanish, native language.
English, advanced level.

OTHERS

Member of the International Water Association (IWA)


Member of the Inter-American Association of Sanitary and Environmental Engineering (AIDIS)


NCP (National Contact Point), Horizonte 2020 Program, subject: Biotechnology.