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Max-Eyth-Allee 100

14469 Potsdam


Tel. +49 (0)331 5699-0


Coordinating institute


Diplom. Biotechnology Andrea Marina Pasteris
Department: Technology Assessment and Substance Cycles
Doctoral researcher

Telephone: +49 (0)331 5699

Research programs

Areas of research


Curriculum Vitae



DAAD PhD scholar

Doctoral scholarship funded by DAAD, Germany.

Thesis name: “Biogas production using sorghum silage as feedstock”

Work address: ATB (Max Eyth Allee 53, 14469 Potsdam, Germany)

Since October 2017.


PhD student

Doctoral scholarship funded by CONICET, Argentina.

Thesis name: “Biogas production using sorghum silage as feedstock in a CSRL anaerobic reactor”

Doctoral name: PhD in Biological Sciences

Laboral address: ITANOA-EEAOC (William Cross Av. 3150, Las Talitas, Tucumán, Argentina)

Since April, 2015.


Biotechnology University degree

Faculty of Biochemistry, Chemistry and Pharmacy. National University of Tucumán.

Title of Thesis: “Effect of polymer cationic addition on the operation of UASB  reactor”

Knowledge  acquired:

Microbiology, Biotechnology, Anaerobic Reactors, Chemistry, Biology, Molecular Biology and Bioenergy .


Laboratory traineeship

COTA ltda. Tafí Viejo, Tucumán, Argentina. Citric Industry

Research traineeship for students

From May to August, 2013.


EEAOC (Estación Experimental Agroindustrial Obispo Colombres). Las Talitas, Tucumán, Argentina.

Research Institute

From July, 2013 till March, 2015.


ATB (Institut für Agrartechnik und Bioökonomie – Potsdam)

▪ Studies of anaerobic digestion with different feedstocks (Batch tests and Continuous).

▪ Biomethane potential assays.

▪ Participation in field  trials regarding Sorghum crops.

▪ Sorghum fiber analyses.

▪ Participation in field trials regarding gas production from soil samples.

▪ Collaboration in analytic  laboratory techniques.

Since November, 2017.




Mother tongue: Spanish

Other language(s): English – Italian - German



▪  Pasteris, A.M.; Molina F.C.; Machado W.D.; Quaia E.A. Toxicidad de un floculante sobre flora anaeróbica (2014). El reto del desarrollo sostenible: Estrategias y Acciones. Diálogos y Propuestas. Edición 2014. Línea Científica 1a. Ed. Catamarca. Universidad Nacional de Catamarca, 2014. E-Book ISBN 978-950-746-227-6 1. CDD 577. Salud, Calidad de Vida y Medio Ambiente. Pág. 670-671.

▪  A.M. Pasteris; C.F. Molina; W.D. Machado y E.A. Quaia. Efectos del agregado de floculante sobre el funcionamiento de reactores UASB. 2015.  II Congreso Internacional de Ciencia y Tecnología Ambiental y II Congreso Nacional de la Sociedad Argentina de Ciencia y Tecnología Ambiental (AA2015).

Research Plans Participation (In EEAOC Research Center):

▪ Alcohol distilleries effluents plan

▪ Treatment of citrus industry organic waste to Biogas Plan

▪ Production of biogas from sorghum silage - Bioenergy Program Plan

Honors and awards

▪  Mention awarded by the Faculty of Biochemistry, Chemistry and Pharmacy, National University of Tucuman, in recognition of record of excellence as a student and valuable contribution to the daily growth of the Faculty. Commemorated in May, 2014.

Postgraduate courses

· Analytical techniques for the production and use of biofuels (2016) 20hrs. Certificated

· Biostatistics and experimental design (2016) 40 hrs. Certificated

· Experimental design and optimization of multi-response systems (2017) 40 hrs. Certificated



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