|2013 - 2016||Master Degree in Chemical Engineering – summa cum laude.
University of Palermo. Department of Chemical, Management, Informatics, Mechanical Engineering, Palermo (PA), Italy.
Title of the thesis: “Ion Exchange Membranes for RED with non-NaCl salts”
|2009 - 2013||Bachelor Degree in Chemical Engineering
University of Palermo, Department of Chemical, Management, Informatics, Mechanical Engineering Palermo (PA), Italy
Title of the thesis: “Hydrothermal treatment of microalgae with compressed water”
Cristina Onorato, M.Sc.
Research group “Sustainable Bioeconomy”
Phone: +49 721 608-22705
cristina onorato∂kit edu
Institut für Technikfolgenabschätzung und Systemanalyse (ITAS)
|since 2017||Member of scientific staff at ITAS|
|2016 - 2017||Research assistant at Membrane Technology Group, Institute for Functional Interfaces, KIT|
|2015||Internship at FUJIFILM Manufacturing Europe B.V.- Open Innovation, Tilburg, The Netherlands
Project title: “Research towards salt and solvent selection for Reverse Electrodialysis (RED) Process, in Red Heat to Power EU project”.
Fields of work
- Life cycle assessment
- Techno-economic assessment
- Sustainability assessment
- Process simulation
Cristina Onorato, Laura J. Banasiak, A. I. Schäfer
Inorganic trace contaminant removal from real brackish groundwater using electrodialysis. Separation and Purification Technology, 187 (2017) 426-435.
Cristina Onorato, Maximillian Gaedtke, Michael Kespe, Hermann Nirschl, Andrea I. Schäfer
Renewable energy powered membrane technology: Computational fluid dynamics evaluation of system performance with variable module size and fluctuating energy. Separation and Purification Technology, Volume 220, 1 August 2019, Pages 206-216
Comparative life cycle assessment of microalgae cultivation technologies for added value compound production.
2019. Algae Biomass Summit (2019), Orlando, FL, USA, September 16–19, 2019
Comparative life cycle assessment for h. pluvialis cultivation with different technologies for astaxanthin production.
2019. Workshop "Alg’in Provence" (2019), Arles, France, October 1–2, 2019
Comparative environmental and economic assessment of the production of natural astaxanthin in different photobioreactors.
2019. International Conference AlgaEurope (2019), Paris, France, December 3–5, 2019
Life cycle assessment of added value compounds production with microalgae.
2019. 29th SETAC Europe Annua Meeting (2019), Helsinki, Finland, May 26–30, 2019
Life cycle assessment of add value compounds extraction from microalgae.
2018. 5th International ISEKI_Food Conference, Stuttgart-Hohenheim, July 3-5, 2018
Integrated life cycle assessment (LCA) of a combined ALG-AD process.
2018. 14th International Conference on Renewable Resources and Biorefineries (2018), Ghent, Belgium, May 30–June 1, 2018
Life cycle assessment of H. Pluvialis cultivation for carotenoids production.
2018. AlgaEurope (2018), Amsterdam, Netherlands, December 4–6, 2018