Associate Professor Stefano Freguia

Associate Professor

Advanced Water Management Centre
Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology
+61 7 334 63221



  • Doctor of Engineering (Chemical), Politecnico di Milano
  • Master of Science in Engineering (Chemical), University of Texas
  • PhD in Chemical Engineering, The University of Queensland


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Book Chapter

  • Freguia, Stefano, Guo, Kun and Ledezma, Pablo (2018). Fundamentals of microbial electrochemical systems. In Nicolas Brun and Victoria Flexer (Ed.), Functional electrodes for enzymatic and microbial electrochemical systems (pp. 51-75) London, United Kingdom : World Scientific Publishing.

  • Pikaar, Ilje, Virdis, Bernardino, Freguia, Stefano and Keller, Jurg (2014). Wastewater treatment (microbial bioelectrochemical) and production of value-added by-products. In Gerhard Kreysa, Ken-ichiro Ota and Robert F. Savinell (Ed.), Encyclopedia of applied electrochemistry (pp. 2111-2117) New York, NY, United States: Springer New York. doi:10.1007/978-1-4419-6996-5_89

  • Freguia, Stefano, Virdis, Bernardino and Rabaey, Korneel (2013). Biofuels. In Edward F. DeLong, Stephen Lory, Erko Stackebrandt and Fabiano Thompson (Ed.), The Prokaryotes: applied bacteriology and biotechnology 4th ed. (pp. 373-381) Berlin, Germany: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-3-642-31331-8_33

  • Virdis, B., Freguia, S., Rozendal, R. A., Rabaey, K., Yuan, Z. and Keller, J. (2011). Microbial fuel cells. In Peter A. Wilderer (Ed.), Treatise on water science (pp. 641-665) Amsterdam, Netherlands: Elsevier Science. doi:10.1016/B978-0-444-53199-5.00098-1

  • Freguia, Stefano (2010). Organics oxidation. In Korneel Rabaey, Lars Angenent, Uwe Schroder and Jurg Keller (Ed.), Bioelectrochemical systems : From extracellular electron transfer to biotechnological application (pp. 225-242) London, Engalnd, U.K.: IWA Publishing.

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Conference Publication

Other Outputs

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

Completed Supervision