Projets de recherche - Limnologie et géologie de l'environnement

On going projects:

Investigating the potential of intracellular mineral inclusions (micropearls) in microorganisms as a novel bioremediation method

  • Funding : Gebert Rüf Stiftung
  • 2018-2020
  • UniGe Responsibles : Daniel Ariztegui, François Barja, Montserrat Filella
  • PhD student : Inés Segovia Campos
  • Partners :

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SEDFATE - Sediment fate in a changing watershed during the Anthropocene

  • Funding : SFN sinergia programme
  • 2014-2018
  • This project explores the human impact on erosion and fine sediment transfer in the Upper Rhône drainage basin, from the sediment sources to their main final deposition in Lake Geneva.
  • UniGe Responsibles : Jean-Luc Loizeau – Stéphanie Girardclos
  • PhD student : Tiago Adrião Silva
  • Partners : Uni Bern, Uni Lausanne, ETH Zurich

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NOTICE - Network on technology-critical elements - from environmental processes to human health threats

  • Funding : Cost action (European Cooperation in Science and Technology
  • 2014-2019
  • This project will create a network of scientists working and interested on technology-critical elements, from an environmental perspective to potential human health threats.
  • UniGe Responsible : Montserrat Filella (vice-chair of the action)
  • Partners : Institutions from 22 countries

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SedLém’15

  • Funding : CIPEL (Commission Internationale pour la protection des eaux du Léman)
  • 2015-2017
  • Distribution of micropolluants in surficial Lake Geneva sediments and risk assessment of their transfer to zoobenthos.
  • UniGe Responsible : Jean-Luc Loizeau
  • Partners : CIPEL, Swiss Centre for Applied Ecotoxicology (EPF Lausanne), Environmental Office (Canton de Vaud)
 

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