Claudio Di Iaconi
Claudio Di Iaconi works as a Senior Research Scientist at the Department of Bari, Water Research Institute (IRSA) of National Research Council of Italy (CNR). He has completed his M.S. degree in industrial chemistry at the University La Sapienza of Rome, Italy (1993). Di Iaconi has about 20 years of experience in wastewater treatment and, in particular, in biofilm technologies, aerobic granular biomass technologies, novel processes for wastewater treatment, integration of chemical and biological oxidation processes for industrial wastewater, ozone processes, and biomass characterization. In 2005, he received an award from the Italian National Research Council for having achieved excellent and innovative results. In 2006, he received the Premio Impresa Ambiente award during the Italian edition of European Business Awards for the Environment organized by the European Commission Environment Directorate-General. In 2010, he received from the European Commission the Best Life Environment Projects award for having developed an innovative technology for wastewater treatment. He is the author of more than 100 papers published in peer-reviewed journals or presented to scientific conferences and reviewer of more than 20 ISI scientific journals. He was the Member of the scientific committee of IWA Biofilm Technologies Conference (Singapore, 2008) and of the 4th IWA Sequencing Batch Reactor Technology Conference (Rome, 2008). He is serving as an Editorial Board Member for the journal Hydrology: Current Research of OMICS Publishing Group.
Biography Updated on 5 September 2012