Selected Papers [Bioenergy and high value products from microalgae]

Torzillo G. Giannelli L., Martinez-Roldan A.J., Verdone N., De Filippis P., Scarsella M., Bravi M. (2010). Microalgal culturing in thin-layer photobioreactors. Chem Eng Trans , 20: 265-270.

1- Chini Zittelli G., Ponis E., Parisi G., Lavista F., Robert R., Tredici M. Pavlova lutheri: Production, preservation and use as food for Crassostrea gigas larvae. In: Aquaculture, vol. 282 pp. 97 - 103. Elsevier, 2008.        

2- Torzillo G., Scoma A., Faraloni C., Ena A., Johanningmeier U. Increased hydroge photoproduction by means of a sulfur-deprived Chlamydomonas reinhardtii D1 protein mutant. In: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF HYDROGEN ENERGY, vol. 34 pp. 4529 - 4536. Elsevier, 2009.     

3- Giannelli L., Scoma A., Torzillo G. Interplay between light intensity, chlorophyll concentration and culture mixing on the hydrogen production in sulfur-deprived Chlmaydomonas reinhardtii cultures grown in laboratory photobioreactors. In: BIOTECHNOLOGY AND BIOENGINEERING, vol. 104 pp. 76 - 90. Wiley, 2009.  

4- Rodolfi L., Chini Zittelli G., Bassi N., Padovani G., Biondi N., Bonini G., Tredici M. R. Microalgae for oil: strain selection, induction of lipid synthesis and outdoor mass cultivation in a low-cost photobioreactor. In: Biotechnology and Bioengineering, vol. 102-1 pp. 100 - 112. Wiley, 2009.        

5- Faraloni C., Torzillo G. Phenotypic characterization and hydrogen production in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii QB binding D1 protein mutants under sulfur starvation: changes in chlorophyll fluorescence and pigment composition. In: JOURNAL OF PHYCOLOGY, vol. 46 (4) pp. 788 - 799. Phycological Society of America, 2010.     

6- Masojidek J., Kopecky J., Giannelli L., Torzillo G. Productivity correlated to photobiochemical performance of Chlorella mass cultures grown outdoors in thin-layer cascades. In: Journal of Industrial Microbiology & Biotechnology, vol. 38 (2) pp. 307 - 317. Springer, 2011.     

7- Tredici M. R., Chini Zittelli G., Rodolfi L. Photobioreactors. In: Encyclopedia of Industrial Biotechnology: Bioprocess, Bioseparation and Cell Technology. vol. 6 pp. 3821 - 3838. Michael C. Flickinger (ed.). New York: John Wiley & Sons, 2010.  

8- Tulli F., Chini Zittelli G., Giorgi G., Poli B. M., Tibaldi E., Tredici M. R. Effect of inclusion of dried Tetraselmis suecica on growth, feed utilization and fillet composition of European sea bass juveniles fed organic diets. In: WEFTA - XXXX Annual Meeting of the West European Fish Technologists Association "Seafood: getting most, serving best..." (CeSme – İzmir, Turchia, 4-7 ottobre 2010). Proceedings, pp. 132 - 134. Department of Fish Processing Technology, Faculty of Fisheries, Ege University, 2010.  

9- Torri C., Samorì C., Adamiano A., Fabbri D., Faraloni C., Torzillo G. Preliminary investigation on the production of fuels and bio-char from Chlamydomonas reinhardtii biomass residue after bio-hydrogen production. In: Bioresource Technology, vol. 102 pp. 8707 - 8713. Elsevier, 2011.  

10- Faraloni C., Ena A., Pintucci C., Torzillo G. Enhanced hydrogen production by means of sulfur-deprived Chlamydomonas reinhardtii cultures grown in pre-treated olive-mill wastewater. In: International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, vol. 36 (10) pp. 5920 - 5931. Pergamon Elsevier Science LTD, 2011.  

11- Silva-Benavides A. M., Torzillo G. Nitrogen and phosphorus removal through laboratory batch cultures of microalga Chlorella vulgaris and cyanobacterium Planktothrix isothrix grown as monoalgal and as co-cultures. In: Journal of Applied Phycology, vol. 24 pp. 267 - 276. Springer, 2012.     

12- Adessi A., Torzillo G., Baccetti E., De Philippis R. Sustained outdoor H2 production with Rhodopseudomonas palustris cultures in a 50 L tubular photobioreactor. In: International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, vol. 37 (10) pp. 8840 - 8849. Pergamon-Elsevier Science LTD, 2012.      <

13- Scoma A., Krawietz D., Faraloni C., Giannelli L., Happe T., Torzillo G. Sustained H2 production in a Chlamydomonas reinhardtii D1 protein mutant. In: Journal of Biotechnology, vol. 157 pp. 613 - 619. Elsevier Science BV, 2012.     

14- Scarsella M., Torzillo G., Cicci A., Belotti G., De Filippis P., Bravi M. Mechanical stress tolerance of two microalgae. In: Process Biochemistry, vol. 47 (11) pp. 1606 - 1614. Elsevier, 2012. [Online First 12 July 2011]        


1- Masojidek J., Torzillo G. Mass Cultivation of Freshwater Microalgae. vol. Encyclopedia of Ecology 2226-2235 p. Sven Erik Jorgensen and Brian Fath (eds.). Oxford: Elsevier, 2008.  

2- Sili C., Torzillo G., Vonshak A. Arthrospira (Spirulina). In: Ecology of Cyanobacteria II: Their Diversity in Space and Time. pp. 677 - 705. Brian.A. Whitton (ed.). Heidelberg: Springer Verlag, 2012.     

3- Masojidek J., Vonshak A., Torzillo G. Chlorophyll fluorescence applications in microalgal mass cultures. In: Chlorophyll a Fluorescence in Aquatic Sciences: Methods and Applications. pp. 277 - 292. (Developments in Applied Phycology). Dordrecht, NL: David J. Suggett, Ondrej Prasil and Michael A. Borowitzka, 2010.