PROFESOR
Dr. Nahúm Andrés Medellín Castillo
Profesor Investigador Tiempo Completo, SNI Nivel I

Centro de Investigación y Estudios de Posgrado
Facultad de Ingeniería
Dr. Manuel Nava #8, Zona Universitaria, C.P. 78290
San Luis Potosí, S.L.P., México.
Teléfono y Fax: (52) 48 173381

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PERSONAL

Name:                            Nahum Andrés Medellín Castillo

Date of birth:                 September  29th, 1982

Place of birth:                San Luis Potosi, Mexico

Nationality:                    Mexican

Address:                        Medicos 150, Col. Himno Nacional, San Luis Potosi, S.L.P, Mexico

Postcode:                       78280

Telephone number:       +52 (444) 81518 94

E-mail:                           nahumanca@hotmail.com  nahum.medellin@uaslp.mx

EDUCATION

            2006-2009. PhD in Chemical Engineering. Universidad Autónoma de San Luis Potosí    (UASLP), SLP, Mexico. Universidad de Granada, Spain.

            2004-2006. Master Degree in Chemical Engineering, UASLP, Mexico.

            1997-2003. Professional Career in Chemical Engineering, UASLP, Mexico.

MAIN RESEARCH LINES

            Removal of toxic pollutants from industrial, municipal or drinking water by bioprocess.

            Adsorption

            Development of biosorbents for water treatment.

            Water quality analysis.

            Drinking water and wastewater treatment systems.

IMPARTED COURSES

            Applied computational environmental engineering I. 2012-2013/I, 2011-2012/II,             2011-2012/I, UASLP, Mexico.

            Strategies and technologies for a cleaner industrial production. 2012-2013/I, 2011-       2012/II, UASLP, Mexico.

            Environmental Science Lab I and II, 2011-2012/II,  2011-2012/I, UASLP, Mexico.

            Kinetics in environmental engineering. 2009-2010/II.

            Master course in Applied physical chemical, 2011-2012/I, 2012-    2013/I, Posgrado en   Hidrosistemas, UASLP, Mexico.

            Master course in Residual water treatment, 2011-2012/II, Posgrado en Hidrosistemas,    PMPCA, UASLP, México

PUBLICATIONS

Ø Nahum A. Medellin-Castillo, Raúl Ocampo-Pérez, Roberto Leyva-Ramos, Manuel Sanchez-Polo, José Rivera-Utrilla, José D. Méndez-Díaz. Removal of Diethyl Phtalate from Water Solution by Adsorption, Photooxidation, Ozonation and Advanced Oxidation Process (UV/H2O2, O3/H2O2 and O3/Activated Carbon). Sci. Total Environ. 2013, 442 26-35. ISSN: 0048-9697 (Publicado).

Ø Angel Josabad Alonso-Castro, Juan Jose Maldonado-Miranda, Alicia Zarate-Martinez, Maria del Rosario Jacobo-Salcedo, Carlos Fernández-Galicia, Luis Alejandro Figueroa-Zuñiga, Nestor Abel Rios-Reyes, Miguel Angel de León-Rubio, Nahum Andrés Medellín-Castillo, Abigail Reyes-Munguia, Rocio Méndez-Martínez; Candy Carranza-Alvarez. Medicinal plants used in the Huasteca Potosina, México. J. Ethnopharmacol. 2012, 143 292-298. ISSN: 0378-8741  (Publicado)

Ø R. Leyva-Ramos, L.E. Landin-Rodriguez, S. Leyva-Ramos and N.A. Medellín-Castillo. Modification of corncob with citric acid to enhance its capacity for adsorbing cadmium (II) from water solution. Chem. Eng. J. 2012, 180 113– 120. ISSN: 1385-8947 (Publicado).

Ø J.D. Méndez-Díaz; G. Prados-Joya; R. Leyva-Ramos; M. Sánchez-Polo; M.A. Ferro García; N.A. Medellín-Castillo. Kinetic study of the adsorption of nitroimidazole antibiotics on activated carbons in aqueous phase. J. Colloid Interf. Sci. 2010, 345, 481-490. ISSN: 0021-9797 (Publicado).

Ø R. Leyva-Ramos, J. Rivera-Utrilla, N.A. Medellín-Castillo and M. Sánchez-Polo. Kinetic Modeling of Fluoride Adsorption from Aqueous Solution onto Bone Char. Chem. Eng. J. 2010, 158(3), 458-467. ISSN: 1385-8947 (Publicado).