Ph.D. dissertations, M.Sc. theses and B.Sc. Projects

Ph.D. theses

3. Gonzalez-Holguera, J. (July 2018) Reactivity of MnO2 in bacteria-mineral assemblages. Ph.D. University of Lausanne 

2. Marafatto, F.F. (December 2017). The photoreduction of MnOminerals. Ph.D. University of Lausanne 

1. van Genuchten, C.M. (co-chair; April 2013). Influence of electrolyte chemistry on the structure and reactivity of Fe(III) precipitates generated by Fe(0) electrocoagulation: Implications for low-cost arsenic treatment. University of California at Berkeley. 


Masters theses

12. Shahroozi, K. (June 2018). Nitrate contamination of a drinking-water aquifer: Perspectives from geochemical and isotopic analyses. M.Sc. thesis in Environmental Geoscience, University of Lausanne.

11. Amor, M. (January 2017). Cr(VI) sorption on iron oxides: A comparison of the reactivity between biogenic (BIOS) and synthetic iron oxides. M.Sc. thesis in Biogeosciences, University of Lausanne.

10. Vallat, F. (September 2016). Mobility of methylated arsenic in sulfidic environments: Sorption of arsenic(III), MMA(V) and DMA(V) on mackinawite. M.Sc. thesis in Biogeosciences, University of Lausanne.

9. Devenoges, D. (September 2016). Methodological recommendation for ecotoxicological tests in microcosms. M.Sc. thesis in Biogeosciences, University of Lausanne.

8. Loup, E. (June 2016). Uranium accumulation in the soils of the Dischma valley (Switzerland): Origins and behavior of uranium in wetlands. M.Sc. thesis in Environmental Geoscience, University of Lausanne.

7. DuPasquier, A. (January 2016). Les oxydes de Mn et Fe dans les travertins de Skoura (Maroc) : Dépôts géochimique ou biogénique ? M.Sc. thesis in Biogeosciences, University of Lausanne.

6. Flury, V. (January 2016). Biogeochemical study of uranium accumulation in an Apline histosol. M.Sc. thesis in Biogeosciences, University of Lausanne.

5. Dossou Etui, I. (September 2015). Effect of carbon sources on the adsorption of Pb and Zn by a biogenic Mn oxide for use as a remediation method in wastewater treatment. M.Sc. thesis in Environmental Geoscience, University of Lausanne.

4. Finger, A. (October 2014). Stability and bioavailability of arsenic-laden Fe(III)precipitates generated by the electrolytic dissolution of Fe(0) electrodes. M.Sc. thesis in Environmental Geoscience, University of Lausanne.

3. Droz, B. (June 2014). Influence of manganese oxidation rate on the nickel sorption capacities of bacteriogenic and mycogenic birnessite. M.Sc. thesis in Biogeosciences, University of Lausanne.

2. Dolivo, L. (September 2013). Physico-chemical characterization of iron oxyhydroxides in three streams located in the Morges area (Vaud, Switzerland). M.Sc. thesis in Biogeosciences, University of Lausanne.

1. Aiolfi, I. (September 2013). Inorganic contaminants in river sediments of Lake Geneva affluentsM.Sc. thesis in Biogeosciences, University of Lausanne.


Bachelor projects

8. Steiner T. (June 2018). Composition chimique et boilogique des biofilms bactériens dans le contexte d’une rivière remaniée par les castors : quelles particularités ? B.Sc. thesis in Environmental Geoscience, University of Lausanne.

7. Jeannerat A. (June 2018). Etude sur la biodégradation de la pollution de la Chamberonne du 11 octobre 2017. B.Sc. thesis in Environmental Geoscience, University of Lausanne.

6.Passera L. (June 2018). Réseau d’eau potable de la région lausannoise : composition chimique. B.Sc. thesis in Environmental Geoscience, University of Lausanne.

5. Manetti N. (June 2018). Concentration et spéciation de l-arsenic dans le riz en fonction de la méthode de cultivation. B.Sc. thesis in Environmental Geoscience, University of Lausanne.

4. Vuignier F. (June 2018). Impact du méthylmercure ur a maladie d’Alzheimer. B.Sc. thesis in Environmental Geoscience, University of Lausanne.

3. Bassoto, D.(June 2017). Effet du Ca2⁺ et du Mg2⁺ sur la détection de l’arsénate en adsorption sur des hydroxydes de Fer(III). B.Sc. thesis in Environmental Geoscience, University of Lausanne.

2. Fischer, A. (June 2017). Élimination des résidus de médicaments dans les eaux usées : un rôle pour les oxydes de manganèse et les zéolites ? B.Sc. thesis in Environmental Geoscience, University of Lausanne.

1. Anthamatten, E. (June 2017). Applicabilité de la clinoptilolite pour le traitement des métaux Pb2+, Cu2+ et Zn2+ dans l’eau du ruissellement urbain à Lausanne. B.Sc. thesis in Environmental Geoscience, University of Lausanne.