Neus Bonet Garcia

PhD student

Neus graduated with a BSc in Biotechnology from the University of Girona, Spain and a MSc in Applied Microbiology from the Autonomous University of Barcelona, Spain.

She is doing her PhD in the framework of the M2ex H2020 MSCA-ITN project which aims to exploit metal-microbe applications to expand the circular economy. Her research is conducted between the University of Porto (UP) and University of Limoges (UNILIM), France, including secondments in additional research units. She focuses on the investigation and optimisation of phytoremediation and bioaugmented-assisted phytoremediation processes to recover metals from contaminated soil and evaluate the possible uses of the obtained biomass.