Invited Seminars

34. “Colloidal Janus particles under shear flow”, Chemical Engineering Seminar, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL. February 22, 2018.

33. “Colloidal Janus particles under shear flow”, Mechanical Engineering Seminar, Northeastern University, Boston, MA. October 6, 2017.

32. “Colloidal Janus particles under shear flow”, Chemical Engineering Seminar, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA. October 3, 2017.

31. “Shear-induced alignment of Janus particle lamellar structures”, Materials Engineering Seminar Series, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN. April 26, 2017.

30. “Shear-induced alignment of Janus particle lamellar structures”, 253rd ACS National Meeting, Janus Particles: Synthesis, Characterization & Applications, San Francisco, CA. April 2, 2017.

29. “What it takes to be a chemistry entrepreneur? Entrepreneur + Innovation = Jobs”, ACS Puerto Rico Section, Science Café, Rincón, PR. March 11, 2017.

28. “”Designing nanorobots”, Ciencia Puerto Rico, Ciencia Boricua Seminars, Museo de Vida Silvestre, San Juan, PR. May 28, 2016.

27. “Microstructure and rheology of patchy particle suspensions via Brownian dynamics simulation”, Department of Chemical Engineering. Texas Tech University. TX. April 17, 2015.

26. “Designing self-powered nanorobots”, Physics Colloquium, Department of Physics, University of Puerto Rico-Mayagüez, PR. March 5, 2015.

25. “Productivity Apps: Tools To Make Our Work Easier!”, University of Puerto Rico-Mayagüez, PR. January 29, 2015.

24. “Reconfigurable and multifunctional active soft materials”, Universidad de Guanajuato, León, MX. November 25, 2014.

23. “Reconfigurable and multifunctional soft materials: big opportunities for new consumer products”, Proctor & Gamble, Cincinnati, OH. July 29,2014.

22. “Dynamics of self-propelling magnetic colloids”, Department of Chemical Engineering, City College of New York, NY. March 10, 2014.

21. “Enhanced aggregation of self-propelled magnetic colloidal particles by Brownian dynamics simulation”, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Puerto Rico—Mayagüez, PR. February 26, 2014.

20. “Technology and web tools for effective time management and research”, SHPE Annual Conference – Graduate Institute, Indianapolis, IN. October 31, 2013.

19. “Aggregation in a suspension of self-propelled magnetic colloidal particles studied via Brownian dynamics simulations”, XXII International Materials Research Congress – Nanostructured Materials and Nanotechnology Symposium, Cancun, MX. August 11-15, 2013.

18. “Random Walk and Catalytic Propulsion”, SONW WiPREM Workshop for Teachers, Rincón, PR. May 25, 2013.

17. “Modeling of reconfigurable soft materials based on catalytically-driven colloidal particles”, UPRM CISE Lecture, Mayagüez, PR. February 28, 2013.

16. “Modeling of reconfigurable soft materials based on catalytically-driven colloidal particles”, UPRRP Chemical Physics Seminar, Rio Piedras, PR. February 5, 2013.

15. “Technology and web tools for effective research”, SHPE Annual Conference – Graduate Institute, Fort Worth, TX. November 15, 2012.

14. “Brownian motion”, SONW – WiPREM Teacher Workshop, UPRM, PR. November 10, 2012.

13. “Viscous flows and Brownian motion”, Science on Wheels Wisconsin-Puerto Rico NSF PREM Workshop for Teachers, Rincón, PR. May 26, 2012.

12. “Dynamic simulations of reconfigurable complex fluids based on Janus and catalytically-driven colloidal particles”, Math Colloquium, Department of Mathematics, University of Puerto Rico—Mayagüez, PR. February 23, 2012.

11. “Autonomous motion of colloidal particles induced by chemical reactions”, Institute for Functional Nanomaterials IRG1 Research Symposium, Aguadilla, PR. January 27-28, 2012.

10. “Effects of sub-lethal concentrations of nanoparticles in the metabolism of Enterococcus faecalis”, Institute for Functional Nanomaterials IRG1 Research Symposium, Aguadilla, PR. January 27-28, 2012.

9. “CAREER: Dynamic simulations of reconfigurable complex fluids based on Janus and catalytically driven colloidal particles”, poster at 2011 CAREER Award Regional Forum, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA. November 8-9, 2011

8. “Dynamic simulations of reconfigurable and active colloidal suspensions”, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Puerto Rico—Mayagüez, PR. February 2011.

7. “Directed motion of catalytically-driven colloidal particles responsive to magnetic fields using Brownian dynamics simulation”, UCSB Chemical Engineering Todd Squires Research Group, CA. February, 2010.

6. “Modeling and simulations of anisotropic “Janus” colloidal particles”, Math Colloquium, Department of Mathematics, University of Puerto Rico—Mayagüez, PR. September 2009.

5. “Directed motion of colloidal particles via chemical reactions: osmotic propulsion”, Materials Research Science and Engineering Center, Penn State University, PA. June 2009.

4. “Directed motion of colloidal particles via chemical reactions: osmotic propulsion”, School of Materials Engineering, Purdue University, IN. May 2009.

3. “Propulsion of colloidal particles via chemical reactions”, Department of Chemical Engineering, Tennessee Tech University, TN. February 2009.

2. “Self-propulsion of colloidal particles at low Reynolds number”, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Puerto Rico—Mayagüez, PR. September 2008.

1. “Propulsion of a colloidal particle by an osmotic pressure imbalance resulting from surface reaction”, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Puerto Rico—Mayagüez, PR. August 2005.

Presentations at National/International Meetings

27. “Assembly and fragmentation of active superparamagnetic colloidal chains”, ACS Colloid & Surface Science Symposium, State, PA. June 12, 2018.

26. “Self-assembly of magnetic Janus colloids via Brownian dynamics simulation”, AIChE Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN. October 31, 2017.

25. “Self-assembly of magnetic Janus colloids via Brownian dynamics simulation”, 91st Colloid & Surface Science Symposium, CCNY, NY. July 10, 2017.

24. “”Dynamics of active particle clusters”, poster at GRC Complex Active & Adaptive Material Systems, Ventura, CA. January 29, 2017.

23. “”Catalytic Motors Near Curved Surfaces: Guided and Trapped Motion”, AIChE Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA. November 16, 2016.

22. “”Collective translational and rotational dynamics of active clusters”, Symposium C.2 Colloidal Soft Matter, IMRC XXV, Cancun, MX. August 15, 2016.

21. “Rich Janus colloid phase behavior under steady shear”, Symposium C.2 Colloidal Soft Matter, IMRC XXV, Cancun, MX. August 15, 2016.

20. “Pair interaction of catalytically active colloids: from assembly to escape”, poster at GRC CMPS, Ventura, CA. February 7-12, 2016.

19. “Brownian dynamics simulations of spherical colloids in a suspension of ellipsoids interacting via the Gay-Berne potential”, AIChE Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA. November 20, 2014.

18. “Dynamics of a self-propelled magnetic colloidal particle”, ACS Colloid & Surface Science Symposium,Philadelphia, PA. June 24, 2014.

17. “Aggregation in a suspension of self-propelled magnetic colloidal particles studied via Brownian dynamics simulations”, AIChE Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA. November 6, 2013.

16. “Rheology of Janus particle suspensions via Brownian dynamics simulation”, AIChE Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA. November 6, 2013.

15. “Stokes flow past a Janus droplet”, ACS Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA. April 9, 2013.

14. “Interaction of two particles in a chemically reactive medium”, AIChE National Conference, Pittsburgh, PA. November 1, 2012.

13. “Dynamics of a Janus droplet in a external flow”, AIChE National Conference, Pittsburgh, PA. October 30, 2012.

12. “Janus droplet subject to an external flow”, poster at Gordon Research Conference CMPS, Ventura, CA. February 8-9, 2012.

11. “Osmotic motor under fixed flux conditions”, American Physical Society Division of Fluid Dynamics Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD. November 21, 2011.

10. “Osmotic motor: influence of hydrodynamic interaction for a releasing particle”, 2011 AIChE National Meeting, Minneapolis, MN. October 17, 2011.

9. “Magnetically guided propulsion of osmotic motors”, American Physical Society Division of Fluid Dynamics Annual Meeting, Long Beach, CA. November 2010.

8. “Autonomous motion of semipermeable colloidal particles via chemical reactions: self-osmophoresis”, American Physical Society Division of Fluid Dynamics Annual Meeting, Long Beach, CA. November 2010.

7. “Intracellular metabolism of substrates enhances single-cell diffusion in Enterococcus faecalis a nonmotile bacterium”, AIChE Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, UT. November 2010.

6. “Guided motion of self-propelled magnetic colloidal particles by Brownian dynamics simulations”, AIChE Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, UT. November 2010.

5. “Directed motion of catalytically-driven colloidal particles responsive to magnetic fields using Brownian dynamics simulation”, poster at GRC CMPS, Ventura, CA. February 2010.

4. “Brownian dynamics simulations of the short and long time behavior of osmotic motors subject to a magnetic field”, 2009 AIChE Annual Meeting, Nashville, TN. November 11, 2009.

3. “Reaction-driven motion of bacteria”, 2009 AIChE Annual Meeting, Nashville, TN. November 10, 2009.

2. “Osmotic propulsion: the osmotic motor”, American Physical Society Division of Fluid Dynamics Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA. August 2005.

1. “Synthesis and characterization of binary and ternary nanoparticle oxide for the photocatalytic oxidation of toluene using UV and visible light”, Puerto Rico Interdisciplinary Scientific Meeting, University of Puerto Rico—Rio Piedras, PR. March 2003.

Presentations by Students, Postdocs & Collaborators

75. P. Diaz-Hyland, N. Sharifi-Mood & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Dynamics of Active Particles Near a Curved Wall: Guided and Trapped Locomotion”, 2018 Junior Technical Meeting and the Puerto Rico Interdisciplinary Meeting (JTM/PRISM), Universidad del Turabo, Gurabo, PR. April 28, 2018.

74. P. Diaz-Hyland, N. Sharifi-Mood & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Dynamics of Active Particles Near a Curved Wall: Guided and Trapped Locomotion”, Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in STEM, Washington, D.C. February 23, 2018.

73. P. Diaz-Hyland, N. Sharifi-Mood & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Dynamics of Active Particles Near a Curved Wall: Guided and Trapped Locomotion”, poster at GRC Colloidal, Macromolecular and Polyelectrolyte Solutions, Ventura, CA. February 2-9, 2018.

72. P. DIaz-Hyland, N. Sharifi-Mood & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Dynamics of Active Particles Near a Curved Wall: Guided and Trapped Locomotion”, 2017 SHPE Conference, Kansas City, MO. November 3, 2017.

71. N. Sharifi-Mood, M. Karim, A. Mozaffari & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Collective Dynamics of Catalytically Self-Propelled Particles”, AIChE National Conference, San Francisco, CA. November 15, 2016.

70. R. A. DeLaCruz-Araujo, D. J. Beltran-Villegas, R. G. Larson & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Shear-Induced Alignment of Janus Particle Lamellar Structures”, AIChE National Conference, San Francisco, CA. November 16, 2016.

69. L. Nieves-Rosado, A. Khair & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Self-Propulsion of Slender Colloidal Particles by Non-linear Surface Reactions”, poster at FORWARD: Research & Innovation Summit, San Juan, PR. September 17, 2016.

68. R. A. DeLaCruz-Araujo, D. J. Beltran-Villegas, R. G. Larson & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Shear-induced alignment of Janus particle lamellar structures”, poster at FORWARD: Research & Innovation Summit, San Juan, PR. September 17, 2016.

67. N. Sharifi-Mood, M. Karim, A. Mozaffari & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Hydrodynamics of catalytically self-propelled particles”, 90th ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, Harvard University, MA. June 5-8, 2016.

66. Y. Dai, C. Ding, U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, J. P. Youngblood & C. Martinez, “Shell evolution during drying of cellulose nanocrystal capsules fabricated from double emulsion drops”, 90th ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, Harvard University, MA. June 5-8, 2016.

65. M. Karim & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Collective translational and rotational dynamics of active clusters”, 90th ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, Harvard University, MA. June 5-8, 2016.

64. C. E. Pérez-De Jesús, M. Karim & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Polymer dynamics in active Brownian particle suspensions”, poster at APRUM Research Day, University of Puerto Rico—Mayagüez, PR. May 5, 2016.

63. M. Díaz-Maldonado & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Dynamics and rheology of Janus drops in a shear flow”, poster at EPSCoR IFN Annual Meeting, Caguas, PR. April 22-23, 2016.

62. R. A. DeLaCruz-Araujo, D. J. Beltran-Villegas, R. G. Larson & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Rich Janus colloid phase behavior under steady shear”, poster at EPSCoR IFN Annual Meeting, Caguas, PR. April 22-23, 2016.

61. C. E. Pérez-De Jesús, M. Karim & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Polymer dynamics in active Brownian particle suspensions”, poster at Sigma Xi Poster Day, University of Puerto Rico—Mayagüez, PR. April 19, 2016.

60. R. A. DeLaCruz-Araujo, D. J. Beltran-Villegas, R. G. Larson & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Rich Janus colloid phase behavior under steady shear”, APS March Meeting 2016, Baltimore, MD. March 14-18, 2016.

59. C. E. Pérez-De Jesús, M. Karim & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Polymer dynamics in active Brownian particle suspensions”, 2016 Junior Technical Meeting (JTM) and the Puerto Rico Interdisciplinary Meeting (PRISM), Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico, Ponce Campus, Ponce, PR. March 5, 2016.

58. L. Nieves-Rosado, A. Khair & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Self-propulsion of slender colloidal particles by asymmetric, non-linear surface reactions”, poster at GRC CMPS, Ventura, CA. February 7-12, 2016.

57. M. Karim & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Anomalous diffusion and microstructure of active patchy particle clusters”, poster at GRC CMPS, Ventura, CA. February 7-12, 2016.

56. N. Sharifi-Mood, A. Mozaffari & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Pair interactions of catalytically active colloidal particles: From assembly to escape”, ACS Colloids & Surface Science Symposium, Pittsburgh, PA. June 15, 2015.

55. C. Ye, L. Kennedy, K. Shirk, U. M. Córdova-Figueroa & C. Martinez, “Cellulose nanocrystal hydrogel particles and capsules from single and double emulsion drops”, ACS Colloids & Surface Science Symposium, Pittsburgh, PA. June 15, 2015.

54. T. Long, L. Rivera-Rivera, J. Koplik, U. M. Córdova-Figueroa & I. Kretzschmar, Poster, “Impact of enhanced diffusion on assembly rate of magnetic Janus particles”, ACS Colloids & Surface Science Symposium, Pittsburgh, PA. June 15, 2015.

53. R. De La Cruz-Araujo & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Microstructure and Rheology of Patchy Particle Suspensions via Brownian Dynamics Simulations”, Chemical Engineering Graduate Research Spring Symposium, University of Puerto Rico–Mayagüez, PR. April 17, 2015.

52. L. Nieves-Rosado & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Effective reaction rate of an anisotropic catalytic particle subject to uniform flow”, 2015 Junior Technical Meeting (JTM) and the Puerto Rico Interdisciplinary Scientific Meeting (PRISM), University of Puerto Rico–Rio Piedras, Rio Piedras, PR. March 14, 2015.

51. L. Rivera-Rivera & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Aggregation of self-propelled colloidal magnetic particles via Brownian dynamics simulation”, Mechanical Engineering Graduate Seminar, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Puerto Rico-Mayagüez, Mayagüez, PR. November 5, 2014.

50. L. Rivera-Rivera & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Self-assembly of active magnetic particles via Brownian dynamics simulation”, poster at AIChE SRC, San Juan, PR. March 21-23, 2014.

49. R. De La Cruz-Araujo & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Microstructure and rheology of a patchy particle suspension via Brownian dynamics simulation”, poster at AIChE SRC, San Juan, PR. March 21-23, 2014.

48. L. Rivera-Rivera & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Self-assembly of active magnetic particles via Brownian dynamics simulation”, poster at GRC CMPS, Ventura, CA. February 15-21, 2014.

47. R. De La Cruz-Araujo & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Rheology of a patchy particle suspension via Brownian dynamics simulation”, poster at GRC CMPS, Ventura, CA. February 15-21, 2014.

46. M. Díaz-Maldonado, A. Ivantsov, S. Shklyaev & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Dynamics of a Janus droplet in a linear shear flow”, American Physical Society Division of Fluid Dynamics Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA. November 24, 2013.

45. M. Díaz-Maldonado  & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Self-motion of ‘soft’ particles via surface flux”, Physics Department Seminar Series, Perm State University, Perm, Russia November 22, 2013.

44. G. C. Vidal-Urquiza and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Guided motion of self-propelled magnetic colloidal particles”, SHPE Conference, Indianapolis, IN. October 30, 2013.

43. C. Santoni & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Self-diffusion and interaction of colloids in liquid crystals via Brownian dynamics simulation”, poster at 84th Society of Rheology Annual Meeting, Pasadena, CA. February 13, 2013.

42. S. Shklyaev & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Interaction of two particles in a chemically reactive medium”, Seminar on Self-propulsion, Penn State University, PA. November 25, 2012.

41. S. Shklyaev, A. O. Ivantsov, M. Díaz & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa. “Janus droplet motion in an external flow”, APS DFD Meeting, San Diego, CA. November 20, 2012.

40. S. Shklyaev, J. F. Brady & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Chemical sailing: nonspherical catalytic motors”, Perm Seminar on Fluid Dynamics, Perm State University, Russia. April 6, 2012.

39. J. Soto-Rodríguez, M. Díaz-Maldonado, L. Ríos-Hernández, A. Sen, & U.M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Bacterial Diffusion: A metabolic-dependent phenomenon?”, 2012 JTM/PRISM Meeting, Carolina, PR. March 10, 2012.

38. M. Diaz & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Catalytically driven motion of semipermeable colloidal particles”, poster at JTM/PRISM Meeting, Carolina, PR. March 10, 2012.

37. C. Santoni & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Brownian dynamics simulation of colloids suspended in a liquid crystal”, poster at JTM/PRISM Meeting, Carolina, PR. March 10, 2012.

36. E. Y. Aymat-Liaño, U. M. Córdova-Figueroa & C. Velázquez-Figueroa, “Effect of Lubricant and pore size distribution on the Rheological properties of Granular materials”, poster at JTM/PRISM Meeting, Carolina, PR. March 10, 2012.

35. G. C. Vidal-Urquiza, C. Rinaldi, & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Guided Motion of Catalytically-driven Magnetic Colloidal Particles by Brownian Dynamics Simulation”, poster at JTM/PRISM Meeting, Carolina, PR. March 10, 2012.

34.  M. Diaz & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa,: “Catalytically-driven motion of semipermeable colloidal particles: self-osmophoresis”, poster at GRC CMPS, Ventura, CA. February 8-9, 2012.

33. G. C. Vidal-Urquiza, C. Rinaldi & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, ”Guided motion of catalytically-driven magnetic colloidal particles by Brownian dynamics simulation”, poster at Institute for Functional Nanomaterials IRG1 Research Symposium, Aguadilla, PR. January 27-28, 2012.

32.  S. Shklyaev, J. F. Brady & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Chemical sailing: nonspherical catalytic motors”, Institute for Functional Nanomaterials IRG1 Research Symposium, Aguadilla, PR. January 27-28, 2012.

31. S. Shklyaev, J. F. Brady & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Reaction-enhanced diffusion of colloidal particles”, poster at Institute for Functional Nanomaterials IRG1 Research Symposium, Aguadilla, PR. January 27-28, 2012.

30.  S. Shklyaev, J. F. Brady & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Chemical sailing: nonspherical catalytic motors”, APS DFD Annual Meeting. November 21, 2011.

29. J. Soto-Rodríguez, M. Díaz-Maldonado, L. Ríos-Hernández, A. Sen & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Intracellular Metabolism of Substrates Enhances Single-Cell Diffusion in Enterococcus faecalis a Non-Motile Bacterium”, poster at PRSM Semi Annual Meeting, Bayamón, PR. November 5, 2011.

28. J. Soto-Rodríguez, M. Díaz-Maldonado, L. Ríos-Hernández, A. Sen & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Intracellular Metabolism of Substrates Enhances Single-Cell Diffusion in Enterococcus faecalis a Non-Motile Bacterium”, poster at SHPE National Conference, Anaheim, CA. October 28, 2011.

27. S. Shklyaev, J. F. Brady & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Reaction-enhanced diffusivity”, AIChE National Conference, Minneapolis, MN. October 17, 2011.

26. J. Soto-Rodríguez, M. Díaz-Maldonado, L. Ríos-Hernández, A. Sen & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Intracellular Metabolism of Substrates Enhances Single-Cell Diffusion in Enterococcus faecalis a Non-Motile Bacterium”, poster at AIChE National Conference, Minneapolis, MN. October 17, 2011.

25. S. Shklyaev, J. F. Brady & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Osmotic motors: concept and several problem”, Seminar Series at the Institute of Continuous Media Mechanics, Perm, Russia. August 31, 2011.

24. S. Shklyaev, J. F. Brady & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Osmotic motor: concept and new results”, Seminar Series at the University of Potsdam, Germany. June 21, 2011.

23. S. Shklyaev, J. F. Brady & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Reaction-enhanced diffusivity”, 5th Southern California Symposium on Flow Physics, Los Angeles, CA. April 2011.

22. Glenn C. Vidal-Urquiza, Carlos Rinaldi & Ubaldo M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Magnetically Guided Motion of Osmotic Motors”, 5th Southern California Symposium on Flow Physics, Los Angeles, CA. April 2011.

21. J. E. Rosado-Marrero, N. M. Rodriguez-Fuentes, E. Aymat & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Synthesis and Characterization of Au-PS Janus Particles: Self-Propelled Micro-Heaters”, PRISM 2011 Interamerican University-Bayamón, PR. March 2011.

20. L. Ruiz, E. Acevedo & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Catalytically-driven motion of concentrated Pt-PS Janus particle suspensions”, PRISM 2011 Interamerican University- Bayamón, PR. March 2011.

19.L. Medina, W. Rivera, M. Díaz, J. Soto, J. López, M. López, R. Cortes, L. Ríos-Hernandez & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Intracellular metabolism of substrates enhances single-cell diffusion in Enterococcus faecalis a non-motile bacterium”, PRISM 2011 Interamerican University-Bayamón, PR. March 2011.

18. E. Aymat, C. Martinez & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Self-propulsion of platinum/polyelectrolyte microshells in the presence of different reactant concentrations”, PRISM 2011 Interamerican University-Bayamón, PR. March 2011.

17. J. E. Rosado-Marrero, N. M. Rodriguez-Fuentes, E. Aymat & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Synthesis and characterization of Au-PS Janus particles: self-propelled micro-heaters”, poster at 3rd Convention of Chemical Engineering Students of Puerto Rico. February 2011.

16. L. Ruiz, E. Acevedo & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Catalytically-driven motion of concentrated Pt-PS Janus particle suspensions”, poster at 3rd Convention of Chemical Engineering Students of Puerto Rico. February 2011.

15. S. Shklyaev, J. F. Brady & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Long-time self-diffusivity of a catalytic particle in a dilute suspension”, APS DFD Annual Meeting. November 2010.

14. E. Moro, L. D. Ruiz, E. Acevedo & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Catalytically-driven motion of concentrated Pt-PS Janus particle suspensions”, poster at 34th Annual ACSTechnical Meeting. November 2010.

13. M. Diaz & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Catalytically driven motion of semipermeable colloidal particles: self-osmophoresis”, AIChE Annual Meeting. November 2010.

12. S. Shklyaev, J. F. Brady & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “The long-time self-diffusivity of catalytic colloidal particles”, AIChE Annual Meeting. November 2010.

11. E. Aymat, C. Martinez & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Self-propulsion of platinum/polyelectrolyte microshells in the presence of different reactant concentrations”, poster at AIChE Annual Meeting. November 2010.

10. N. M. Rodriguez-Fuentes, J. E. Rosado-Marrero, E. Aymat & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, Poster: “Synthesis and characterization of Au-PS Janus particles: self-propelled micro-heaters”, poster at AIChE Annual Meeting. November 2010.

9. G. C. Vidal, C. Rinaldi & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Guided motion of self-propelled magnetic colloidal particles by Brownian dynamics simulations”, poster at Society of Rheology 82nd Annual Meeting. October 2010.

8. E. Aymat, E. Fernandez, N. Rodriguez, J. Rosado & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa,  “Synthesis and characterization of Au-PS Janus particles: self-propelled micro-heaters”, poster at IFN EPSCoR Annual Meeting. May 2010.

7. G. C. Vidal, C. Rinaldi & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Guided motion of self-propelled magnetic colloidal particles by Brownian dynamics simulations”, poster at IFN EPSCoR Annual Meeting. May 2010.

6. M. Higaldo, J. Lopez, J. Soto, M. Diaz, L. Rios-Hernandez & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Intracellular metabolism enhances single-cell diffusion in Enterococcus faecalis a non-motile bacterium”, poster at PR-LSAMP 5th Transdisciplinary Research Conference, PR. May 2010.

5. E. Aymat, E. Fernandez & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Synthesis and characterization of Au-PS Janus particles: self-propelled micro-heaters”, JTM/PRISM 2010, PR. March 2010.

4. G. C. Vidal, C. Rinaldi & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Guide motion of osmotic motors by magnetic fields”, poster at UPRM 4th NEA Science Day, Mayagüez, PR. February 2010.

3. E. Aymat, E. Fernandez & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Synthesis and characterization of Au-PS Janus particles: self-propelled micro-heaters”, poster at UPRM 4th NEA Science Day, Mayagüez, PR. February 2010.

2. N. Rodriguez, C. Martinez & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa,  “Motion of self-propelled Janus particles inside double emulsion drops”, poster at the 2009 AIChE Annual Meeting, Nashville, TN. November 9, 2009.

1. R. Suarez & U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Synthesis and characterization of Au-PS Janus particles: self-propelled micro-heaters”, poster at UPRM REU program in Functional and Nanostructured Materials, Mayagüez, PR. July 2009.