Ricardo Bello Mendoza

Senior LecturerRicardo Bello Mendoza

Postgraduate Co-ordinator
Civil & Natural Resources Engineering E429
Internal Phone: 92043

Qualifications & Memberships

Research Interests

Research interests are in the area of innovative technology for wastewater treatment and resource recovery, including anaerobic biotechnology and advanced oxidation processes. The fate of persistent organic contaminants in the aquatic environment is another field of study.

Recent Publications

  • Chouhan D., Bello-Mendoza R. and Wareham DG. (2017) MCPA biodegradation in an anoxic sequencing batch reactor (SBR). International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology 14(2): 365-374. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s13762-016-1152-7.
  • Gutiérrez-Hernández RF., Bello Mendoza R., Valle-Mora JF., Peralta-Hernández JM., Malo EA., Hernández-Ramórez A. and Nájera-Aguilar HA. (2017) Rapid prediction of hydrogen peroxide concentration electrogenerated with boron doped diamond electrodes. Journal of Advanced Oxidation Technologies 20(2) 20170037 http://dx.doi.org/10.1515/jaots-2017-0037.
  • Gutiérrez-Hernández RF., Bello-Mendoza R., Hernández-Ramírez A., Malo EA. and Nájera-Aguilar HA. (2017) Photo-assisted electrochemical degradation of polychlorinated biphenyls with boron-doped diamond electrodes. Environmental Technology : 1-10. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09593330.2017.1375999.
  • Laino-Guanes R., González-Espinosa M., Ramírez-Marcial N., Bello-Mendoza R., Jiménez F., Casanoves F. and Musálem-Castillejos K. (2016) Human pressure on water quality and water yield in the upper Grijalva river basin in the Mexico-Guatemala border. Ecohydrology and Hydrobiology (early access online) http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecohyd.2015.12.002.
  • Martínez-Santacruz CY., Herrera-López D., Gutiérrez-Hernández RF. and Bello-Mendoza R. (2016) Treatment of domestic wastewater through an up-flow anaerobic sludge blanket (UASB) reactor and a microbial fuel cell (MFC). Revista Internacional de Contaminación Ambiental 32(3): 267-279. http://dx.doi.org/10.20937/RICA.2016.32.03.02.