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Recent advances in nutrient removal and recovery in biological and bioelectrochemical systems. / Nancharaiah, Y. V.; Venkata Mohan, S.; Lens, P. N L.

In: Bioresource Technology, Vol. 215, 09.2016, p. 173–185.

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Nancharaiah, YV, Venkata Mohan, S & Lens, PNL 2016, 'Recent advances in nutrient removal and recovery in biological and bioelectrochemical systems', Bioresource Technology, vol. 215, pp. 173–185. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biortech.2016.03.129

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Nancharaiah, Y. V., Venkata Mohan, S., & Lens, P. N. L. (2016). Recent advances in nutrient removal and recovery in biological and bioelectrochemical systems. Bioresource Technology, 215, 173–185. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biortech.2016.03.129

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Nancharaiah YV, Venkata Mohan S, Lens PNL. Recent advances in nutrient removal and recovery in biological and bioelectrochemical systems. Bioresource Technology. 2016 Sep;215:173–185. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biortech.2016.03.129

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Nancharaiah, Y. V. ; Venkata Mohan, S. ; Lens, P. N L. / Recent advances in nutrient removal and recovery in biological and bioelectrochemical systems. In: Bioresource Technology. 2016 ; Vol. 215. pp. 173–185.

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