Issue 9 of the Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology (JCTB) includes an In Focus section of the The 12th International Chemical and Biological Engineering Conference (CHEMPOR 2014). CHEMPOR 2014 took place in Porto (Portugal) between the 10th and 12th of September 2014 and was organized by the Department of Chemical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, and the Portuguese Engineers Association.
With topics like Proton Exchange Membrane (PEM) fuel cells, Stimuli-responsive smart hydrogels , Peroxidases Carbon capture, natural sorbent or synthetic musks; this In Focus covers fundamental concepts and innovative technological aspects on Chemical and Biological Engineering.
Selected article highlights include:
A research article of a model of a proton exchange membrane fuel cell by Ferreira et. al
A study about the water vapour adsorption by a coffee based microporous carbon by Plaza et. al:
Pintor et. al discuss a strategy for improving peroxidase stability: