André Freches

PhD Student



ORCID iD: 0000-0001-9383-8627

ResearchGate: Andre_Freches

Gab 505 / Lab. 608 - Chemistry Department

Ph: 21 294 83 85, ext 10944



( 2015) MSc in Biotechnology, FCT/UNL

(2013) BSc in Biochemistry, FCT/UNL

Research interests

  • Wastewater Management
  • Life-cycle Assessment
  • Green House Gas (GHG) emissions
  • Oxygen transfer optimization

Relevant publications

Freches A, Lemos PC (2017) Microbial selection strategies for polyhydroxyalkanoates production from crude glycerol: Effect of OLR and cycle length. N Biotechnol 39:22–28. doi: 10.1016/j.nbt.2017.05.011

Moita Fidalgo R, Ortigueira J, Freches A, et al (2014) Bio-oil upgrading strategies to improve PHA production from selected aerobic mixed cultures. N Biotechnol 31:297–307. doi: 10.1016/j.nbt.2013.10.009

Moita R, Freches A, Lemos PC (2014) Crude glycerol as feedstock for polyhydroxyalkanoates production by mixed microbial cultures. Water Res 58:9–20. doi: 10.1016/j.watres.2014.03.066