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Brid Quilty


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Biography

Brid Quilty is a lecturer at the School of Biotechnology

Research Interests

Microbiol Ecology, Water Quality, Biological Waste Treatment, Activated Sludge,Bioaugmentation, Pseudomonads, Bacterial aggregation, Photodisinfection

Current Postgraduate Students

  Student Degree Type Primary
Marques Passos , Thayse PhD-track Yes
Mc Glade , Declan PhD Yes

Book Chapters

  Year Publication
2000 'The influence of environmental conditions on the ability of a mixed microbial population to degrade 4-chlorophenol'
O’Sullivan, M. and Quilty, B. (2000) 'The influence of environmental conditions on the ability of a mixed microbial population to degrade 4-chlorophenol' In: Environmental monitoring and biodiagnostics of hazardous contaminants. Kluwer Academic Publishers. [Details]
1994 'Novel removal of ammonia waste creates a new biotechnology export product'
Quilty, B. and J.O’Shea (1994) 'Novel removal of ammonia waste creates a new biotechnology export product' In: Competitiveness Through Environmental Innovation. The Circa Group Europe Limited. Universities Research Group on the Env. [Details]
1993 'The Inaugural Crombie Lecture - An Interdisciplinary Approach to Environmental Science'
Crombie Quilty, B. (1993) 'The Inaugural Crombie Lecture - An Interdisciplinary Approach to Environmental Science' In: Science, Green Issues and the Environment: Ireland and the Global Crisis. Tyndall Books, Ireland. [Details]

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
2011 'The generation of hydrophilic polypeptide-siloxane conjugates via n-carboxyanhydride polymerisation'
Thornton, P.D., Brannigan R., Podporska, J., Quilty, B and Heise, A. (2011) 'The generation of hydrophilic polypeptide-siloxane conjugates via n-carboxyanhydride polymerisation'. JOURNAL OF MATERIALS SCIENCE : MATERIALS IN MEDICINE, [Details]
2010 'Phthalate doped PVC membranes for the inhibition of fouling '
Chapman. J., Lawlor, A., Weir, E., Quilty. B., Regan F. (2010) 'Phthalate doped PVC membranes for the inhibition of fouling '. JOURNAL OF MEMBRANE SCIENCE, 365 :180-187 [Details]
2009 'Biodegradable, non-bactericidal oxygen-functionalised imidazolium esters: A step towards ‘greener’ ionic liquids'
Morrissey, S.; Pegot, B.; Coleman, D.; Garcia, M. T.; Ferguson, D.; Quilty, B.; Gathergood, N. (2009) 'Biodegradable, non-bactericidal oxygen-functionalised imidazolium esters: A step towards ‘greener’ ionic liquids'. GREEN CHEMISTRY, 11 :475-483 [Details]
2007 'Versatile reagents: ferrocenyl azolium compounds as auxiliary ligands for the Heck reaction and potential antifungal agents '
Dallas, A., Kuhtz, H., Farrell, A., Quilty, B. and Nolan, K. (2007) 'Versatile reagents: ferrocenyl azolium compounds as auxiliary ligands for the Heck reaction and potential antifungal agents '. TETRAHEDRON LETTERS, 48 :1017-1021 [Details]
2007 'Development of a smart packaging for the monitoring of fish spoilage '
Pacquit, A, Frisby, J, Diamond, D,Lau, K L, Farrell, A, Quilty, B and Diamond, D. (2007) 'Development of a smart packaging for the monitoring of fish spoilage '. FOOD CHEMISTRY, 102 :466-470 [Details]
2007 'Measurement of the growth of a floc forming bacterium Pseudomonas putida CP1 '
Fakhruddin, A.N.M. and Quilty, B. (2007) 'Measurement of the growth of a floc forming bacterium Pseudomonas putida CP1 '. BIODEGRADATION, 18 :189-197 [Details]
2006 'Bioaugmentation of activated sludge with two Pseudomonas putida strains for the degradation of 4-chlorophenol'
McLaughlin H., Farrell, A and Quilty, B. (2006) 'Bioaugmentation of activated sludge with two Pseudomonas putida strains for the degradation of 4-chlorophenol'. JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE AND HEALTH PART A-TOXIC/HAZARDOUS, 41 :763-777 [Details]
2006 'Homochiral tripodal imidazolium receptors: structural and anion-receptor studies'
Alhashimy, N., Brougham, D., Howarth, J., Farrell, A., Quilty, B., and Nolan, KJM. (2006) 'Homochiral tripodal imidazolium receptors: structural and anion-receptor studies'. TETRAHEDRON LETTERS, 48 :125-128 [Details]
2005 'The response of Pseudomonas putida CP1 cells to nutritional, chemical and environmental stresses. '
Fakhruddin A and Quilty B (2005) 'The response of Pseudomonas putida CP1 cells to nutritional, chemical and environmental stresses. '. WORLD JOURNAL OF MICROBIOLOGY & BIOTECHNOLOGY, 21 :1541-1548 [Details]
2005 'The influence of glucose and fructose on the degradation of 2-chlorophenol by Pseudomonas putida CP1'
Fakhruddin A and Quilty B (2005) 'The influence of glucose and fructose on the degradation of 2-chlorophenol by Pseudomonas putida CP1'. WORLD JOURNAL OF MICROBIOLOGY & BIOTECHNOLOGY, 21 :1541-1548 [Details]
2002 'The enhancement of 2-chlorophenol degradation by a mixed microbial community when augmented with Pseudomonas putida CP1'
Farrell A and Quilty B (2002) 'The enhancement of 2-chlorophenol degradation by a mixed microbial community when augmented with Pseudomonas putida CP1'. WATER RESEARCH, 36 :2443-2450 [Details]
2002 'Substrate-dependent autoaggregation of Pseudomonas putida CP1 during the degradation of mono-chlorophenols and phenol '
Farrell A and Quilty B (2002) 'Substrate-dependent autoaggregation of Pseudomonas putida CP1 during the degradation of mono-chlorophenols and phenol '. JOURNAL OF INDUSTRIAL MICROBIOLOGY & BIOTECHNOLOGY, 28 :316-324 [Details]
2000 'Toxic effects of toluene on the growth of activated sludge bacteria'
Nahar N Alauddin M Quilty B (2000) 'Toxic effects of toluene on the growth of activated sludge bacteria'. WORLD JOURNAL OF MICROBIOLOGY & BIOTECHNOLOGY, 16 :307-311 [Details]
2000 'Toxic effects of toluene on the growth of activated sludge bacteria (vol 16 pg 307 2000)'
Nahar N Alauddin M Quilty B (2000) 'Toxic effects of toluene on the growth of activated sludge bacteria (vol 16 pg 307 2000)'. WORLD JOURNAL OF MICROBIOLOGY & BIOTECHNOLOGY, 16 :405-405 [Details]
1999 'Cultural conditions for the growth of Pseudomonas and Aeromonas spp. on toluene'
Nahar N Quilty B (1999) 'Cultural conditions for the growth of Pseudomonas and Aeromonas spp. on toluene'. JOURNAL OF SCIENTIFIC & INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH, 58 :586-590 [Details]
1999 'Degradation of mono-chlorophenols by a mixed microbial community via a meta-cleavage pathway'
Farrell A Quilty B (1999) 'Degradation of mono-chlorophenols by a mixed microbial community via a meta-cleavage pathway'. BIODEGRADATION, 10 :353-362 [Details]
1998 'Suitable buffering system for the growth of Pseudomonas putida (To-5) on toluene'
Nahar N Quilty B (1998) 'Suitable buffering system for the growth of Pseudomonas putida (To-5) on toluene'. JOURNAL OF SCIENTIFIC & INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH, 57 :79-83 [Details]
1983 'The kinetics of protein removal by activated sludge'
McLoughlin, A.J. and Crombie-Quilty, M.B. (1983) 'The kinetics of protein removal by activated sludge'. WATER RESEARCH, 17 :161-166 [Details]
1983 'The adsorption of bovine serum albumin by activated sludge'
Crombie-Quilty, M.B. and McLoughlin, A.J. (1983) 'The adsorption of bovine serum albumin by activated sludge'. WATER RESEARCH, 17 :39-45 [Details]
1983 'Substrate to biomass ratio as a process control parameter in heterogeneous populations growing on complex substrates'
McLoughlin, A.J. and Crombie-Quilty, M.B. (1983) 'Substrate to biomass ratio as a process control parameter in heterogeneous populations growing on complex substrates'. BIOTECHNOLOGY AND BIOENGINEERING, 25 :2905-2921 [Details]

Conference Contributions

  Year Publication
2011 Society for Biomaterials, Annual Meeting and Exposition,
Podporska, J., Devery, R., Quilty, B. and Stokes, J. (2011) Silver doped hydroxylapatite plasma sprayed coatings – antimicrobial properties an cytotoxic effect on human osteoblasts. [Peer Reviewed Published Proceedings], Society for Biomaterials, Annual Meeting and Exposition, Orlando, Florida, USA , 13-APR-11 - 16-APR-11. [Details]
2011 JEP 2011: European Symposium on Photocatalysis/ Journées Européennes de Photocatalysis,
Almeida, A.C.M.; Quilty, B (2011) The response of aggregated bacterial cells to photodisinfection. [Non-Peer Reviewed Published Proceedings], JEP 2011: European Symposium on Photocatalysis/ Journées Européennes de Photocatalysis, Bordeaux, France , 29-SEP-11 - 30-SEP-11. [Details]
2011 9th Annual EPA Post-graduate research seminar, Ireland,
Tzirita, M. and Quilty, B (2011) An investigation of three commercial bioaugmentation products for the treatment of waste fats, oils and greases (FOGs). [Non-Peer Reviewed Published Proceedings], 9th Annual EPA Post-graduate research seminar, Ireland, Dublin, Ireland , 17-NOV-11 - 17-NOV-11. [Details]
2011 9th Annual EPA Post-graduate research seminar, Ireland,
Almeida, A.C.M.; Quilty, B (2011) The response of aggregated bacterial cells to photo-disinfection. [Conference Organising Committee Member], 9th Annual EPA Post-graduate research seminar, Ireland, Dublin, Ireland , 17-NOV-11 - 17-NOV-11. [Details]
2011 6th Rural Water Supply Network (RWSN) conference,
JK Asiimwe, B. Quilty, C Muyanja, KG McGuigan (2011) A school-based Health Impact Assessment Trial of Solar Disinfection (SODIS) of drinking Water in Makondo, Lwengo District Uganda . [Non-Peer Reviewed Published Proceedings], 6th Rural Water Supply Network (RWSN) conference, Kampala, Uganda , 20-NOV-11 - 01-DEC-11. [Details]
2011 IV International Conference on Environmental, Industrial and Applied Microbiology (BioMicroWorld2011), ,
Tzirita, M. and Quilty, B (2011) An investigation of mixed microbial populations for use in the treatment of waste fats, oils and greases (FOGs). [Peer Reviewed Published Proceedings], IV International Conference on Environmental, Industrial and Applied Microbiology (BioMicroWorld2011), , Torremolinos-Malaga, Spain, Congress Center of Torremolinos , 14-SEP-11 - 16-SEP-11. [Details]
2010 International Conference on Environment (ICENV’10),
Wan Syaidatul Aqma and Brid Quilty (2010) A study of the physiological response of Pseudomonas putida CP1 to toxic stress. [Peer Reviewed Published Proceedings], International Conference on Environment (ICENV’10), Pulau Pinang, Malaysia , 13-DEC-10 - 15-DEC-10. [Details]
2010 8th Annual EPA Post-graduate research seminar, Ireland,
Tzirita, M., Papanikolaou, S. and Quilty, B (2010) Fat Degrading Bacteria for use in Grease Traps,. [Non-Peer Reviewed Published Proceedings], 8th Annual EPA Post-graduate research seminar, Ireland, Convention Centre Dublin , 11-NOV-10 - 11-NOV-10. [Details]
2010 20th Irish Environmental Researchers Colloquium,
Almeida, A.C.M., Oelgemöller, M., McGuigan, K. M., Quilty, B. (2010) Advanced Oxidative Processes for the removal of pathogenic bacteria from drinking water. [Non-Peer Reviewed Published Proceedings], 20th Irish Environmental Researchers Colloquium, Limerick Institute of Technology, Limerick, Ireland, , 17-FEB-10 - 19-FEB-10. [Details]
2010 Green Chemistry Conference,
Almeida, A.C.M., Oelgemöller, M., McGuigan, K. M., Quilty, B. (2010) Advanced photodisinfection processes for the removal of bacteria in drinking waters. [Non-Peer Reviewed Published Proceedings], Green Chemistry Conference, Helix, DCU, Dublin, Ireland , 15-APR-10 - 15-APR-10. [Details]
2010 Water is Life Conference,
JK Asiimwe, B. Quilty, C Muyanja, KG McGuigan (2010) A health Impact Assessment trial of SODIS in Makondo Primary Schools. [Non-Peer Reviewed Published Proceedings], Water is Life Conference, Makarere University, Kampala, Uganda , 03-NOV-10 - 03-NOV-10. [Details]
2010 Materials Ireland Third Annual Conference,
Podporska, J., Quilty, B., Devery, R. and Stokes, J. (2010) Thermal sprayed hydroxyapatite-silver coatings with antimicrobial properties. [Peer Reviewed Published Proceedings], Materials Ireland Third Annual Conference, Dublin Institute of Technology, Dublin Ireland , 13-DEC-10 - 14-DEC-10. [Details]
2010 ENVIRON 2010 Conference,,
Wan Syaidatul Aqma and Brid Quilty (2010) Isolation of high quality RNA from aggregated cells of Pseudomonas putida CP1. [Non-Peer Reviewed Published Proceedings], ENVIRON 2010 Conference,, Limerick Institute of Technology, Ireland , 17-FEB-10 - 19-FEB-10. [Details]
2010 20th Irish Environmental Researcher’ Colloquium,
Tzirita, M., Papanikolaou, S. and Quilty, B. (2010) The degradation of fat using a bioaugmentation product. [Conference Organising Committee Member], 20th Irish Environmental Researcher’ Colloquium, Limerick Institute of Technology.Limerick, Ireland , 17-FEB-10 - 19-FEB-10. [Details]
2010 Irish Division of the Society for General Microbiology Autumn: Insect-mediated microbial diseases of humans and animals; Current problems and future threats,
Tzirita, M., Papanikolaou, S. and Quilty, B. (2010) An evaluation of three commercial bioaugmentation products for their ability to degrade Fats, Oils and Greases (FOGs). [Non-Peer Reviewed Published Proceedings], Irish Division of the Society for General Microbiology Autumn: Insect-mediated microbial diseases of humans and animals; Current problems and future threats, National University of Ireland (NUI),Maynooth, Ireland, , 02-SEP-10 - 03-SEP-10. [Details]
2010 Green Chemistry Conference,
Tzirita, M., Papanikolaou, S. and Quilty, B. (2010) The Development of a Bioaugmentation Product for the treatment of waste Fats, Oils and Greases (FOGs). [Non-Peer Reviewed Published Proceedings], Green Chemistry Conference, Helix, DCU, Dublin, Ireland , 15-APR-10 - 15-APR-10. [Details]
2010 EPA Post-graduate Seminar,
Almeida, A.C.M., Oelgemöller, M., McGuigan, K. M., Quilty, B. (2010) Photodisinfection of aggregated bacterial cells. [Non-Peer Reviewed Published Proceedings], EPA Post-graduate Seminar, Dublin, Ireland , 11-NOV-10 - 11-NOV-10. [Details]
2010 Insect-mediated microbial diseases of humans and animals: Current problems and future threats, Irish Division of the Society for General Microbiology,
Almeida, A.C.M., Oelgemöller, M., McGuigan, K. M., Quilty, B. (2010) An investigation of the response of Pseudomonas putida CP1 flocs to photodisinfection processes. [Non-Peer Reviewed Published Proceedings], Insect-mediated microbial diseases of humans and animals: Current problems and future threats, Irish Division of the Society for General Microbiology, National University of Ireland (NUI), Maynooth, Ireland, , 02-SEP-10 - 03-SEP-10. [Details]
2010 Society of General Microbiology Meeting,
Wan Syaidatul Aqma and Brid Quilty (2010) Effect of mono-chlorophenols on surface hydrophobicity of Pseudomonas putida CP1. [Non-Peer Reviewed Published Proceedings], Society of General Microbiology Meeting, National University of Ireland, Maynooth, Ireland , 02-SEP-10 - 03-SEP-10. [Details]
2009 Food Chemistry Days, Food and Environment (2009),
Tzirita, M., Papanikolaou, S. and Quilty, B. (2009) A Bioaugmentation Product for Fats, Oils and Greases Degradation. [Conference Organising Committee Member], Food Chemistry Days, Food and Environment (2009), Athens, Greece, Evgenidou exhibition center , 12-FEB-09 - 14-FEB-09. [Details]
2009 19th Irish Environmental Researchers' Colloquium,
Almeida, A.C.M., Oelgemöller, M., McGuigan, K. M., Quilty, B. (2009) Advanced Oxidative Processes for the removal of pathogenic bacteria from drinking water. [Non-Peer Reviewed Published Proceedings], 19th Irish Environmental Researchers' Colloquium, Waterford Institute of Technology. Waterford, Ireland , 18-FEB-09 - 20-FEB-09. [Details]
2009 JEP 2009: European Symposium on Photocatalysis/ Journées Européennes de Photocatalysis,
Almeida, A.C.M., Oelgemöller, M., McGuigan, K. M., Quilty, B. (2009) The Response of Gram negative Bacteria to Photolysis and Photocatalysis in Aqueous Media. [Non-Peer Reviewed Published Proceedings], JEP 2009: European Symposium on Photocatalysis/ Journées Européennes de Photocatalysis, Bordeaux, France , 21-SEP-09 - 22-SEP-09. [Details]
2009 EPA Research Seminar 2009,,
Almeida, A.C.M., Oelgemöller, M., McGuigan, K. M., Quilty, B. (2009) The Response of Gram negative Bacteria to Photolysis and Photocatalysis in Aqueous Media. [Non-Peer Reviewed Published Proceedings], EPA Research Seminar 2009,, Dublin, Ireland , 12-SEP-09 - 13-SEP-09. [Details]
2009 19th Irish Environmental Researcher’ Colloquium,
Tzirita, M., Papanikolaou, S. and Quilty, B. (2009) A Novel Bioaugmentation Product for Fats, Oils and Greases (FOGs) Degradation. [Non-Peer Reviewed Published Proceedings], 19th Irish Environmental Researcher’ Colloquium, Waterford Institute of Technology, Waterford, Ireland , 18-FEB-09 - 20-FEB-09. [Details]