Dr.-Silvio-Montalvo
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Silvio Montalvo

  • Doctor en Ciencias Técnicas, Escuela Superior de Tecnología Química de Praga
  • Diplomado en Ciencia y Tecnología Ambiental, Universidad de Delft, Holanda
  • Ingeniero Civil Químico, Universidad de Chile
  • Ingeniero Químico, Universidad de La Habana, Cuba

Proyectos en ejecución

  • Co-investigador Proyecto FONDECYT Regular No. 1170103 “DEVELOPMENT OF A NEW BIOFILM BIOREACTOR FOR YHE SIMULTANEOUS REMOVAL OF CARBON, AMMONIA AND SULFUR”. Años: 2017-2021.
  • Investigador Principal Proyecto DICYT No.  091711MM “Influencia de los procesos de hidrólisis térmica y aerobia sobre la digestión anaerobia de lodos de aguas servidas”. Años: 2017-2020.

 

Proyectos terminados

  • Investigador Principal Equipo Chileno Proyecto No. CEAL-AL/2015-28 de Cooperación Internacional UAM – Santander (España), “ Valorización de residuos sólidos orgánicos mediante carbonización hidrotérmica y Digestión anaerobia. Del residuo urbano a la generación sostenible de energía y biofertilizantes”. Años: 2015 – 2016.
  • Co–investigador Proyecto FONDECYT Regular No. 1130108, “SIMULTANEOUS BIO-ELIMINATION OF NITROGEN AND SULPHUR IN THE PRESENCE AND ABSENCE OF COMPLEX ORGANIC MATTER”. Años 2013-2017.
  • Investigador Principal Proyecto FONDECYT REGULAR No. 1130315, “DEVELOPMENT AND MODELING OF A NEW METHODOLOGY FOR ANAEROBIC SEWAGE SLUDGE TREATMENT: ENHANCEMENT OF HYDROLYSIS AND METHANOGENESIS BY APPLICATION OF MICRO AERATION AND SOLID WASTE AS TRACE ELEMENTS SUPPLEMENT”. Años 2013-2016.
  • Investigador Principal Proyecto DICYT No. 091111MM “Desarrollo de una tecnología industrial para la aceleración del proceso de granulación en reactores UASB y remoción de compuestos de azufre aplicando micro aireación en reactores anaerobios”.  Años 2011-2013.
  • Co–investigador Proyecto FONDECYT Regular No. 1090414, “THE ELIMINATION OF NITROGEN UTILIZING NATURAL CHILEAN ZEOLITES IN BIOLOGICAL TREATMENTS: NITRIFICATION VIA NITRITE, SIMULTANEOUS NITRIFICATION – DENITRIFICATION AND ANAMMOX SYSTEM”. Años: 2009 – 2012.
  • Director Técnico del Proyecto INNOVA Chile CORFO No. 206 5096 “Biodigestión Anaerobia de Residuos Sólidos Avícolas (Guano) y Producción de Biogás para el consumo energético”. Años 2006 – 2009.
  • Montalvo, C. Huiliñir, D. Gálvez, N. Roca, L. Guerrero, 2016. Autotrophic denitrification with sulfide as electron donor: Effect of zeolite, organic matter and temperature in batch and continuous UASB reactors, Vol. 108, 158 – 165.
  • Montalvo, C. Huiliñir, F. Ojeda, A. Castillo, L. Lillo, L. Guerrero, 2016. Microaerobic pretreatment of sewage sludge: Effect of air flow rate, pretreatment time and temperature on the aerobic process and methane generation. International Biodeterioration and Biodegradation, Vol. 110, pp 1 – 7.
  • Guerrero, J.O. Aguirre, M.A. Muñoz, A. Barahona, C. Huiliñir, S. Montalvo, R. Borja, 2016. Autotrophic and heterotrophic denitrification for simultaneous removal of nitrogen, sulfur and organic matter. Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A, VolA51, pp 650 – 655.
  • Montalvo, C. Huiliñir, L. Guerrero, R. Borja, A. Castillo, 2016. Performance evaluation of micro-aerobic hydrolysis of mixed sludge: Optimum operation and effect on its biochemical methane potential. Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A, Vol A48, pp 420 – 427.
  • Guerrero, S. Montalvo, C. Huiliñir, A. Barahona, R. Borja, A. Cortés, 2016. Simultaneous nitrification – denitrification of wastewater effect of zeolite as a support in sequential batch reactor with step-feed strategy. International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology, Vol. 13, pp 2325-2338.
  • Montalvo, H. Prades, M. González, P. Pérez, L. Guerrero, C. Huiliñir, 2016. Anaerobic digestion of wastewater with high sulfate concentration using micro-aeration and natural zeolites. Brazilian Journal of Chemical Engineering, Vol. 33, pp 743-752.
  • Cortés, S. Montalvo, 2016. Evaluation of potential methane generation in the investigation of abandoned contamined landfill in Santiago, Chile. Brazilian Journal of Chemical Engineering, Vol. 33, pp 723-731.
  • Guerrero, S. Montalvo, C. Huiliñir, J.L. Campos, A. Barahona, R. Borja. 2015. Advances in the biological removal of sulphides from aqueous phase in anaerobic processes: a review. Environmental Reviews, Vol. 24, pp 84 – 100.
  • Huiliñir, S. Montalvo, L. Guerrero, 2015. Biodegradability and methane production from secondary paper and pulp sludge: Effect of fly ash and modeling. Water Science and Technology, Vol. 72, pp 230-237.
  • Montalvo, J. San Martín, C. Huiliñir, L. Guerrero, R. Borja, 2014. Assessment of UASB reactor with high ammonia concentrations: Effect of zeolite addition on process performance. Process Biochemistry, Vol. 49, pp 2220 – 2227.
  • Huiliñir, A. Quintriqueo, C. Antileo, S. Montalvo, 2014. Methane production from secondary paper and pulp sludge: Effect of natural zeolite and modeling. Chemical Engineering Journal, Vol. 257, pp 131 – 137.
  • Montalvo, L. Guerrero, M. Robles, C. Mery, C. Huiliñir, R. Borja, 2014. Start – up and performance of UASB reactors using zeolite for improvement of nitrate removal process. Ecological Engineering, Vol. 70, pp 437 – 445.
  • Montalvo, L. Guerrero, R. Borja, 2014. Improvement in nitrification through the use of natural zeolite: influence of the biomass concentration and inoculum source. International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology, Vol. 11, pp 43 – 52.
  • Reyes, A. Urtubia, M. Schiappacasse, R. Chamy, S. Montalvo, R. Borja, 2014. Effect of dissolved oxygen and temperature on macromolecular composition and PHB storage of activated sludge. Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A, VolA49, pp 857 – 86.
  • Huiliñir, S. Montalvo, 2013. Modeling of an anoxic/methanogenic biofilm: Effect of Ph calculation within the biofilm. Bioprocess and Biosystems Engineering, Vol. 36, pp 1675 – 1687.
  • Guerrero, F. Van Diest, A. Barahona, S. Montalvo, R. Borja, 2013. Influence of the type and source of inoculum on the start-up of anammox sequencing batch reactors (SBRs). Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A, Vol A48, pp 420 – 427.
  • Guerrero, R. Chamy, D. Jeison, S. Montalvo, C. Huiliñir, 2013 . Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A, Vol A48, pp 1073 – 1078.
  • Bravo, E. Segovia, L. Guerrero, S. Montalvo, A. Barahona, R. Borja, 2013. Total ammoniacal nitrogen biofiltration of wastewaters from aquaculture systems using Macrocystis spp. Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A, Vol A48, pp 400 – 407.
  • Guerrero, M. Vásquez, A. Barahona, S. Montalvo, R. Borja, 2013. Denitrification via nitrite in a modified UASB reactor using chilean zeolite as microbial support. International Journal of Environmental Research, Vol 7, pp 17-26.
  • Montalvo, L. Guerrero, R. Borja, E. Sánchez, Z. Milán, I. Cortés, M. Ángeles de la Rubia, 2012. Application of natural zeolites in anaerobic digestion processes: A review, Applied Clay Science, Vol 58, pp 125 – 133.
  • Mery, L. Guerrero, J. Alonso – Gutiérrrez, M. Figueroa, J. M. Lema, S. Montalvo, R. Borja, 2012. Evaluation of natural zeolite as microorganism support medium in nitrifying batch reactors: Influence of zeolite particle size. Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A, Vol A47, pp 420 – 427.
  • Montalvo, P.González, C. Mena, L. Guerrero, , R. Borja, 2012. Influence or the food to microorganisms (F/M) ratio and temperature on batch anaerobic digestion processes with and without zeolite addition. Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A, Vol A47, pp 1785 – 1794.
  • Montalvo, L. Guerrero, Z. Milán, R. Borja, 2011. Nitrogen and phosphorus removal using a novel integrated system of natural zeolite and lime. Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A, Vol A46, pp 1385 – 1391.
  • Milán, S. Montalvo, C. De Las Pozas, O. Monroy, E. Sánchez, R. Borja, 2011. The effects of hydraulic loading and NaCl concentrations on the regeneration of exhausted homoionic natural zeolite. Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A, Vol A46, pp 596-600.
  • Montalvo, L. Guerrero, R. Borja, I. Cortés, E, Sánchez, M.F. Colmenarejo, 2010. Effect of the influent COD concentration on the anaerobic digestion of winery wastewaters from grape-red and tropical fruit (Guava) wine production in fluidized bed reactors with Chilean natural zeolite for biomass immobilization. Chemical and Biochemical Engineering Quartely, Vol. 24, pp 219-226.
  • Milán, S. Montalvo, K. Ilangovan, O. Monroy, R. Chamy, P. Weiland, E. Sánchez, R. Borja, 2010. The impact of ammonia nitrogen concentration and zeolite addition on the specific methanogenic activity of granular and flocculent anaerobic sludges. Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A, Vol A45, pp 883-889.
  • Montalvo, L. Guerrero, E. Rivera, R. Borja, A. Chica, A. Martín, 2010. Kinetic evaluation and performance of pilot-scale fed-batch aerated lagoons treating winery wastewaters. Bioresource Technology 101, pp. 3452-3456.
  • Montalvo, Z. Milán, N. Ruiz-Tagle, H. Urrutia, R. Chamy, E. Sánchez, R. Borja. Influence of heavy metal supplementation on specific methanogenic activity and microbial communities detected in batch anaerobic digesters. Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A, Vol A45, pp 1307-1314.
  • A. Martín, M.A. De la Rubia, A. Martín, R. Borja, S. Montalvo, E. Sánchez, 2010. Kinetic evaluation of the psychrophylic anaerobic digestion of synthetic domestic sewage using an upflow filter. Bioresource Technology, Vol. 191, pp 131-137.
  • Guerrero, S. Montalvo, E. Coronado, R. Chamy, P. Poirrier, D. Crutchik, Sánchez, E., M.A. De la Rubia, R. Borja, 2009. Performance evaluation of a two-phase anaerobic digestion process of synthetic domestic wastewater at ambient temperature. Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A, Vol A44, pp 673-681.
  • Nikolaeva, E. Sánchez, R. Borja, F. Raposo, M.F. Colmenarejo, S. Montalvo, A.M. Rodríguez, 2009. Kinetics of anaerobic degradation of screened dairy manure by upflow fixed bed digesters: Effect of natural zeolite addition. Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A, Vol A44, pp 146-154.
  • Fernández, S. Montalvo, R. Borja, L. Guerrero, E. Sánchez, I. Cortés, M.F. Colmenarejo, 2008. Performance evaluation of an anaerobic fluidized bed reactor with natural zeolite as support material when treating high-strength distillery wastewater. Renewable Energy, Vol. 33, pp 2458-2466.
  • Montalvo, L. Guerrero, R. Borja, I. Cortés, E. Sánchez, M.F. Colmenarejo, 2008. Treatment of wastewater from red and tropical fruit wine production by zeolite anaerobic fluidized bed reactor. Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part B, Vol B43, pp 437-442.
  • Fernández, S. Montalvo, L. Guerrero, E. Sánchez, I. Cortés, L. Travieso, 2007. Anaerobic fluidized bed reactor application to tropical fruit wine effluent. Water Science & Technology, Vol.56, No. 2, pp 33-38.
  • Fernández, S. Montalvo, F. Fernández-Polanco, L. Guerrero, I. Cortés, R. Borja, E. Sánchez, L. Travieso, 2007. Real evidence about zeolite as microorganisms immobilizer in anaerobic fluidized bed reactors. Process Biochemistry, Vol. 42, pp 721-728.

Libro

  • AGUAS: CALIDAD Y CONTAMINACIÓN. Un enfoque químico ambiental. 426 páginas. Ediciones Cultura, Santiago de Chile, ISBN 978-956-332-546-1
  • TRATAMIENTO ANAEROBIO DE RESIDUOS: Producción de Biogás. 416 páginas. Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María, agosto 2003

 

Capítulo de libros

  • Capítulo 8, pp 213-242 “Aplicación de zeolitas naturales y modificadas al tratamiento anaerobio de residuos” del libro Tópicos em Tratamento de Resíduos e Meio Ambiente.  Editora Animeris, Sao Paulo Brasil, Editores Flavio Bentes Freire, Fábio Bentes Freire y José Teixeira Freires, ISBN 978-85-913116-0-6