RUM
Department of Chemical Engineering
 

Biochemical

Faculty Research Interests
Madeline Torres Lugo

Ext. 2585
Nanomaterials For Biomedical Applications, Translational Medical Research, Applications Of Materials For Biomedical Applications
Patricia Ortiz Bermudez

Ext. 3209
Development Of Antimicrobial Materials, Bioconversion Of Biomass


Biomedical

Faculty Research Interests
Madeline Torres Lugo

Ext. 2585
Nanomaterials For Biomedical Applications, Translational Medical Research, Applications Of Materials For Biomedical Applications
Magda Latorre Esteves

Ext. 2684
Nanomaterials For Biomedical Applications, Molecular Mechanisms Of Disease, Tissue Engineering
Maribella Domenech Garcia
Microfluidics, Nanotechnology, Biosensors, Cancer Biology,
Jorge Almodovar Montanez

Ext. 5859
http://www.uprm.edu/biomaterials
Biomaterials, Layer-by-Layer, Growth Factors, Biopolymers, Mammalian Cell Culture, Tissue Engineering


Biotechnology

Faculty Research Interests
Patricia Ortiz Bermudez

Ext. 3209
Development Of Antimicrobial Materials, Bioconversion Of Biomass
Lorenzo Saliceti Piazza

Ext. 2549


Catalysis

Faculty Research Interests
Nelson Cardona Martinez

Ext. 3747
http://wiprem.uprm.edu/
Heterogeneous Catalysis, Renewable Energy, Sustainability, Multifunctional Nanostructured Catalytic Materials
Maria M Martinez Inesta

Ext. 3605
https://sites.google.com/a/upr.edu/martinez-inesta/
Metal Nanostructures, Inorganic Materials, Sensors, Storage Applications
Maria Curetarana Arana

Ext. 2569
Computational Chemistry


Reaction Engineering

Faculty Research Interests
Nelson Cardona Martinez

Ext. 3747
http://wiprem.uprm.edu/
Heterogeneous Catalysis, Renewable Energy, Sustainability, Multifunctional Nanostructured Catalytic Materials
Antonio Estevez De Vidts

Ext. 6189
Supercritical Fluids, Biodiesel
Maria Curetarana Arana

Ext. 2569
Computational Chemistry


Colloids and Interfaces

Faculty Research Interests
Aldo Acevedo Rullan

Ext. 2473
Rheology, Liquid Crystals, Polymers
Natacha Souto Melgar

Ext. 3589


Energy and Sustainability

Faculty Research Interests
Nelson Cardona Martinez

Ext. 3747
http://wiprem.uprm.edu/
Heterogeneous Catalysis, Renewable Energy, Sustainability, Multifunctional Nanostructured Catalytic Materials
David Suleiman Rosado

Ext. 2685
Polymer Nanocomposite Membranes, High Pressure Processing, Separations And Reactions, Renewable Energy (Fuel Cells And Organic Photovoltaics)


Environment

Faculty Research Interests
Arturo Hernandez Maldonado

Ext. 3748
http://academic.uprm.edu/arturojh/
Synthesis And Characterization Of Nanoporous Materials; Separation Via Adsorption
Nelson Cardona Martinez

Ext. 3747
http://wiprem.uprm.edu/
Heterogeneous Catalysis, Renewable Energy, Sustainability, Multifunctional Nanostructured Catalytic Materials
Patricia Ortiz Bermudez

Ext. 3209
Development Of Antimicrobial Materials, Bioconversion Of Biomass


Nanomaterials

Faculty Research Interests
Aldo Acevedo Rullan

Ext. 2473
Rheology, Liquid Crystals, Polymers
Arturo Hernandez Maldonado

Ext. 3748
http://academic.uprm.edu/arturojh/
Synthesis And Characterization Of Nanoporous Materials; Separation Via Adsorption
Natacha Souto Melgar

Ext. 3589
Nelson Cardona Martinez

Ext. 3747
http://wiprem.uprm.edu/
Heterogeneous Catalysis, Renewable Energy, Sustainability, Multifunctional Nanostructured Catalytic Materials
David Suleiman Rosado

Ext. 2685
Polymer Nanocomposite Membranes, High Pressure Processing, Separations And Reactions, Renewable Energy (Fuel Cells And Organic Photovoltaics)
Madeline Torres Lugo

Ext. 2585
Nanomaterials For Biomedical Applications, Translational Medical Research, Applications Of Materials For Biomedical Applications
Patricia Ortiz Bermudez

Ext. 3209
Development Of Antimicrobial Materials, Bioconversion Of Biomass
Maria M Martinez Inesta

Ext. 3605
https://sites.google.com/a/upr.edu/martinez-inesta/
Metal Nanostructures, Inorganic Materials, Sensors, Storage Applications
Maribella Domenech Garcia
Microfluidics, Nanotechnology, Biosensors, Cancer Biology,


Pharmaceutical Engineering

Faculty Research Interests
Carlos Velazquez Figueroa

Ext. 5813
http://cepal.uprm.edu
Pharmaceutical Process Modeling, Optimization, Optimal Control, Granulation, Fluid Bed Drying
Rafael Mendez Roman

Ext. 3585
Tableting Of Dry Powders And Granules, Capsule Filling, Manufacturing Processes, Granular Flows


Polymers

Faculty Research Interests
Aldo Acevedo Rullan

Ext. 2473
Rheology, Liquid Crystals, Polymers
David Suleiman Rosado

Ext. 2685
Polymer Nanocomposite Membranes, High Pressure Processing, Separations And Reactions, Renewable Energy (Fuel Cells And Organic Photovoltaics)
Madeline Torres Lugo

Ext. 2585
Nanomaterials For Biomedical Applications, Translational Medical Research, Applications Of Materials For Biomedical Applications
Jorge Almodovar Montanez

Ext. 5859
http://www.uprm.edu/biomaterials
Biomaterials, Layer-by-Layer, Growth Factors, Biopolymers, Mammalian Cell Culture, Tissue Engineering


Composites

Faculty Research Interests
Aldo Acevedo Rullan

Ext. 2473
Rheology, Liquid Crystals, Polymers
Natacha Souto Melgar

Ext. 3589
David Suleiman Rosado

Ext. 2685
Polymer Nanocomposite Membranes, High Pressure Processing, Separations And Reactions, Renewable Energy (Fuel Cells And Organic Photovoltaics)


Process Control and Systems Analysis

Faculty Research Interests
Carlos Velazquez Figueroa

Ext. 5813
http://cepal.uprm.edu
Pharmaceutical Process Modeling, Optimization, Optimal Control, Granulation, Fluid Bed Drying


Thermodynamics

Faculty Research Interests
David Suleiman Rosado

Ext. 2685
Polymer Nanocomposite Membranes, High Pressure Processing, Separations And Reactions, Renewable Energy (Fuel Cells And Organic Photovoltaics)
Antonio Estevez De Vidts

Ext. 6189
Supercritical Fluids, Biodiesel
Julio  Briano

Ext. 2545
Maria Curetarana Arana

Ext. 2569
Computational Chemistry


Transport Phenomena

Faculty Research Interests
Ubaldo M Cordova Figueroa

Ext. 5844
http://ucf.uprm.edu
Colloidal Dispersions, Transport Phenomena, Rheology, Particulate And Multiphase Processes, Nonequilibrium Statistical Mechanics
Arturo Hernandez Maldonado

Ext. 3748
http://academic.uprm.edu/arturojh/
Synthesis And Characterization Of Nanoporous Materials; Separation Via Adsorption
Antonio Estevez De Vidts

Ext. 6189
Supercritical Fluids, Biodiesel


Applied Mathematics

Faculty Research Interests
Ubaldo M Cordova Figueroa

Ext. 5844
http://ucf.uprm.edu
Colloidal Dispersions, Transport Phenomena, Rheology, Particulate And Multiphase Processes, Nonequilibrium Statistical Mechanics
Lakshmi Sridhar

Ext. 3173
Analysis And Optimization Of Chemical Processes
Moses N Bogere
Antonio Estevez De Vidts

Ext. 6189
Supercritical Fluids, Biodiesel


Computational Methods

Faculty Research Interests
Ubaldo M Cordova Figueroa

Ext. 5844
http://ucf.uprm.edu
Colloidal Dispersions, Transport Phenomena, Rheology, Particulate And Multiphase Processes, Nonequilibrium Statistical Mechanics
Maria Curetarana Arana

Ext. 2569
Computational Chemistry