Eufracio Lucio, Diego M. Sc.

Water Technologies, Resource Recovery and Scale-up

Diego Eufracio Lucio is a young project and process engineer with an academic background in Chemical Engineering (2016). He has a Master of Science in Air Quality Control, Solid Waste and Waste Water Process Engineering, from the University of Stuttgart (2020). Diego Eufracio Lucio joined the Innovation Field “Water Technologies, Resource Recovery and Scale-up” of Fraunhofer IGB in February 2021. Since then, Diego has been involved in projects related to the development of strategies, including processes and technologies, for the treatment of water, wastewater and other residues streams with a focus on the value-added generation from these effluents coming from different communal, industrial and agricultural sources.

    • Water and wastewater treatment (industrial and communal)
    • Water reuse
    • Nutrients recovery
    • Water management
  • Professional career

    02/2021 – Present
    Research Associate – Project and process engineering for (waste)water treatment and nutrients recovery at the Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology IGB, Stuttgart, Germany
    09/2018 – 01/2021
    M. Sc. Air Quality Control, Solid Waste and Waste Water Process Engineering at the University of Stuttgart, Germany
    01/2017 – 08/2018
    Water Treatment Process Engineer at Ingeniería y Proyectos Integrales de Agua S.A. de C.V., Monterrey, Mexico
    07/2011 – 12/2016
    Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering at the Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León (UANL), Mexico
    • Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) from the Project Management Institute (CAPM® Number: 3347261)
  • Project title Project title long Funding source Period
    Cométha – SIAAP Syctom innovation partnership for the treatment of organic waste and sewage sludge in the greater Paris area Le Syctom March 2018 – September 2026
    RoKKa Sewage sludge as a source of raw materials and climate protection at wastewater treatment plants Baden-Württemberg Ministry of the Environment, Climate Protection and the Energy Sector, ERDF October 2021 – March 2024