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Dr. Shima Latoya Holder

Postdoctoral researcher (Postdoc)

Address: Teknikringen 58

SE-100 44 Stockholm, Sweden

Phone: +46 8 790 8269

Academic interests

Polymer Technology

Synthesis and Characterization of Biopolymeric Materials

Bioelectrochemical Systems

Water and Wastewater Treatment

Water-Energy Nexus

Finite Element Analysis

Diffusion Modelling in polymer systems

Project title

Model development for prediction of the loss and transport of low molecular weight substances in polyethylene pipes





"Simultaneous Wastewater Treatment and Bioelectricity Production in Microbial Fuel Cells Using Crosslinked Chitosan-Graphene Oxide Mixed-Matrix Membranes", S. L. Holder, CH. Lee, S. R. Popuri, Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 24, 13782–13796.


"Enhanced surface functionality and microbial fuel cell performance of chitosan membranes through phosphorylation", S. L. Holder, CH. Lee, S. R. Popuri, MX. Zhuang, Carbohydrate Polymers, 149, 251-262.

"Rejection of caffeine and carbamazepine by surface-coated PVDF hollow-fiber membrane system", O. Ojajuni, S. L. Holder, G. Cavalli, J. Lee, DP Saroj, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 55, 2417-2425.

Academic background

Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering: Da-Yeh University (DYU), Changhua, Taiwan, 2014-2017

Thesis title: Development of Sustainable Biopolymer Proton Exchange Membranes for Energy Production in Microbial Fuel Cell Technology

M.Sc. in Water and Environmental Engineering: University of Surrey (UoS), Surrey, United Kingdom, 2013-2014

Thesis title: The assessment of polymeric-based surface modifications of ultrafiltration polyvinylidene fluoride membranes for removal of organic micropollutants in ultrapure water matrix

B.Sc. in Chemistry: University of the West Indies (UWI), Cave Hill Campus, Barbados, 2009-2013

Thesis title: Chemical characterization of the effects of amended mulch on lettuce seed germination)


Born 1991 in Barbados.



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