Ricardo Bello-Mendoza

Senior LecturerDr Ricardo Bello-Mendoza

Co-director, Humanitarian Engineering, On sabbatical until Jan 2020
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

  • Villanueva-Rodríguez M., Bello-Mendoza R., Hernández-Ramírez A. and Ruiz-Ruiz EJ. (2019) Degradation of anti-inflammatory drugs in municipal wastewater by heterogeneous photocatalysis and electro-Fenton process. Environmental Technology (United Kingdom) 40(18): 2436-2445. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09593330.2018.1442880.
  • Musálem-Castillejos K., Laino-Guanes R., Bello Mendoza R., González-Espinosa M. and Ramírez-Marcial N. (2018) Water quality of the Grijalva river in the Chiapas and Tabasco border. Ecosistemas y Recursos Agropecuarios 5(13): 55-64. http://dx.doi.org/10.19136/era.a5n13.1334.
  • Pokhrel SP., Milke MW., Bello-Mendoza R., Buitrón G. and Thiele J. (2018) Use of solid phosphorus fractionation data to evaluate phosphorus release from waste activated sludge. Waste Management 76: 90-97. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wasman.2018.03.008.
  • 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.