Invited Seminars

27. “Microstructure and rheology of patchy particle suspensions via Brownian dynamics simulation”, Department of Chemical Engineering. Texas Tech University. (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, México. (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, México. (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, Mayaguez, 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, Texas. (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

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, Louisiana. (April 9, 2013)

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

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

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

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

10. “Osmotic motor: influence of hydrodynamic interaction for a releasing particle”, 2011AIChE 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, FL. (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

97. 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)

96. 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)

95. 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)

94. 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)

93. 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)

92. 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)

91. 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)

90. R. De La Cruz-Araujo and 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)

89. L. Nieves-Rosado and 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, PR (March 14, 2015)

88. L. Rivera-Rivera and 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, PR (November 5, 2014)

87. L. Rivera-Rivera and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, Poster: “Self-assembly of active magnetic particles via Brownian dynamics simulation”, AIChE SRC, San Juan, PR (March 21-23, 2014)

86. R. De La Cruz-Araujo and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, Poster: “Microstructure and rheology of a patchy particle suspension via Brownian dynamics simulation”, AIChE SRC, San Juan, PR (March 21-23, 2014)

87. L. Rivera-Rivera and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, Poster: “Self-assembly of active magnetic particles via Brownian dynamics simulation”, GRC CMPS, Ventura, CA (February 15-21, 2014)

84. R. De La Cruz-Araujo and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, Poster: “Rheology of a patchy particle suspension via Brownian dynamics simulation”, GRC CMPS, Ventura, CA (February 15-21, 2014)

83. 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)

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

81. L. Rivera & U. M.Córdova-Figueroa, “Aggregation in a suspension of self-propelled magnetic colloidal particles studied via Brownian dynamics simulations”, AIChE Annual Meeting, SanFrancisco, CA (November 6, 2013)

80. R. De La Cruz & U. M.Córdova-Figueroa, “Rheology of Janus particle suspensions via Brownian dynamics simulation”, AIChE Annual Meeting, SanFrancisco, CA (November 6, 2013)

79. U. M. Córdova-Figueroa & C. Martínez, “Technology and web tools for effective time management and research”, SHPE Annual Conference – Graduate Institute, Indianapolis, Indiana (October 31, 2013)

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

77. L. Rivera & U. M.Córdova-Figueroa, “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, Mexico (August 11-15, 2013)

76. R. De La Cruz-Araujo, L. Rivera and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa U.M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Random walk and catalytic propulsion”,  SONW WiPREM Workshop for Teachers, Rincón, Puerto Rico (May 25, 2013)

75. S. Shklyaev, A. O. Ivantsov and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Stokes flow past a Janus droplet”, ACS Annual Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana (April 9, 2013)

74. U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Modeling of reconfigurable soft materials based on catalytically-driven colloidal particles”, UPRM CISE Lecture, Mayagüez, PR (February 28, 2013)

73. C. Santoni and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, Poster: “Self-diffusion and interaction of colloids in liquid crystals via Brownian dynamics simulation”, 84th Society of Rheology Annual Meeting, Pasadena, California (February 13, 2013)

72. U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Modeling of reconfigurable soft materials based on catalytically-driven colloidal particles”, UPRRP Chemical Physics Seminar, Rio Piedras, PR (February 5, 2013)

71. U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Research Academy for Faculty and Postdoctoral Fellows”, New Faculty Orientation at UPRM, Mayagüez, PR (January 15, 2013)

70. S. Shklyaev and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Interaction of two particles in a chemically reactive medium”, Seminar on Self-propulsion, Penn State University,Pennsylvania (November 25, 2012)

69. S. Shklyaev, A. O. Ivantsov, M. Díaz and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Janus droplet motion in an external flow”, APS DFD Meeting, San Diego, California (November 20, 2012)

68. S. Shklyaev and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Interaction of two particles in a chemically reactive medium”, AIChE National Conference, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (November 1, 2012)

67. S. Shklyaev, A. O. Ivantsov, M. Díaz and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Dynamics of a Janus droplet in a external flow”, AIChE National Conference, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (October 30, 2012)

66. C. Santoni, E. Y. Aymat, and U.M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Viscous flows and Brownian motion”,  SONW WiPREM Workshop for Teachers, Rincón, Puerto Rico (May 26, 2012)

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

64. J. Soto-Rodríguez, M. Díaz-Maldonado, L. Ríos-Hernández, A. Sen, and U.M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Bacterial Diffusion: A metabolic-dependent phenomenon?”, 2012 JTM/PRISM Meeting, Carolina Puerto Rico (March 10, 2012)

63. M. Diaz and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, Poster: “Catalytically driven motion of semipermeable colloidal particles”, 2012 JTM/PRISM Meeting, Carolina Puerto Rico (March 10, 2012)

62. C. Santoni and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, Poster: “Brownian dynamics simulation of colloids suspended in a liquid crystal”, 2012 JTM/PRISM Meeting, Carolina Puerto Rico (March 10, 2012)

61. E. Y. Aymat-Liaño, U. M. Córdova-Figueroa and C. Velázquez-Figueroa, Poster: “Effect of Lubricant and pore size distribution on the Rheological properties of Granular materials”, 2012 JTM/PRISM Meeting, Carolina Puerto Rico (March 10, 2012)

60. G. C. Vidal-Urquiza, C. Rinaldi, and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, Poster: “Guided Motion of Catalytically-driven Magnetic Colloidal Particles by Brownian Dynamics Simulation”, 2012JTM/PRISM Meeting, Carolina Puerto Rico (March 10, 2012).

59.  U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “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)

58.  M. Diaz and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa , Poster: “Catalytically-driven motion of semipermeable colloidal particles: self-osmophoresis”, GRC CMPS, Ventura, CA (February 8-9, 2012)

57.  S. Shklyaev, M. Diaz, and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, Poster: “Janus droplet subject to an external flow”, GRC CMPS, Ventura, CA (February 8-9, 2012)

56. G. C. Vidal-Urquiza, C. Rinaldi, and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, Poster: ”Guided motion of catalytically-driven magnetic colloidal particles by Brownian dynamics simulation”, IFN IRG1Research Symposium, Aguadilla Puerto Rico (January 27-28, 2012)

55. U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Autonomous motion of colloidal particles induced by chemical reactions,” IFN IRG1 Research Symposium, Aguadilla Puerto Rico (January 27-28, 2012)

54. R. Rivera, J. Clavel, L. A. Ríos-Hernández, and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Effects of sub-lethal concentrations of nanoparticles in the metabolism of Enterococcus faecalis,” IFN IRG1Research Symposium, Aguadilla Puerto Rico (January 27-28, 2012)

53.  S. Shklyaev, J. F. Brady, and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Chemical sailing: nonspherical catalytic motors”, IFN IRG1 Research Symposium, Aguadilla Puerto Rico (January 27-28, 2012)

52. S. Shklyaev, J. F. Brady, and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, Poster: “Reaction-enhanced diffusion of colloidal particles”, IFN IRG1 Research Symposium, Aguadilla Puerto Rico (January 27-28, 2012)

51.  U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, J. F. Brady, and S. Shklyaev , “Osmotic motor under fixed flux conditions”, APS DFD Annual Meeting (November 21, 2011)

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

49. U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, Poster: “CAREER: Dynamic simulations of reconfigurable complex fluids based on Janus and catalytically-driven colloidal particles”, 2011 CAREERAward Regional Forum, Luisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA (November 8-9, 2011)

48. J. Soto-Rodríguez, M. Díaz-Maldonado, L. Ríos-Hernández, A. Sen, and U.M. Córdova-Figueroa, Poster: “Bacterial Diffusion: A metabolic-dependent phenomenon?”, PRSM Semi Annual Meeting, Bayamón Puerto Rico (November 5, 2011)

47. J. Soto-Rodríguez, M. Díaz-Maldonado, L. Ríos-Hernández, A. Sen, and U.M. Córdova-Figueroa, Poster: “Bacterial Diffusion: A metabolic-dependent phenomenon?”, SHPENational Conference, Anaheim California (October 28, 2011)

46. U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, J. F. Brady, and S. Shklyaev, “Osmotic motor: influence of hydrodynamic interaction for a releasing particle”, AIChE National Conference, Minneapolis Minnesota (October 17, 2011)

45. S. Shklyaev, J. F. Brady, U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Reaction-enhanced diffusivity”, AIChE National Conference, Minneapolis Minnesota (October 17, 2011)

44. J. Soto-Rodríguez, M. Díaz-Maldonado, L. Ríos-Hernández, A. Sen, and U.M. Córdova-Figueroa, Poster: “Intracellular Metabolism of Substrates Enhances Single-Cell Diffusion in Enterococcus faecalis a Non-Motile Bacterium”, AIChE National Conference, Minneapolis Minnesota (October 17, 2011)

43. 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)

42. 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)

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

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

39. J. E. Rosado-Marrero, N. M. Rodriguez-Fuentes, E. Aymat, and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Synthesis and Characterization of Au-PS Janus Particles: Self-Propelled Micro-Heaters”,AIChE Regional Conference, Atlanta Georgia (April 2011)

38. L. Ruiz, E. Acevedo, and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Catalytically-driven motion of concentrated Pt-PS Janus particle suspensions”, AIChE Southeast Regional Conference 2011, Georgia Institute of Technology (April 2011)

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

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

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

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

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

32. L. Ruiz, E. Acevedo, and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, Poster: “Catalytically-driven motion of concentrated Pt-PS Janus particle suspensions”, 3rd Convention of Chemical Engineering Students of Puerto Rico (February 2011)

31. U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Dynamic simulations of reconfigurable and active colloidal suspensions”, UPRM Mechanical Engineering Seminar Series (February 2011)

30. G. C. Vidal, C. Rinaldi, and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Magnetically guided propulsion of osmotic motors”, APS DFD Annual Meeting (November 2010)

29. M. Diaz and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Autonomous motion of semipermeable colloidal particles via chemical reactions: self-osmophoresis”, APS DFD Annual Meeting (November 2010)

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

27. E. Moro, L. D. Ruiz, E. Acevedo, and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, Poster: “Catalytically-driven motion of concentrated Pt-PS Janus particle suspensions”, 34th Annual ACSTechnical Meeting (November 2010)

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

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

24. M. Diaz, J. Soto-Rodriguez, M. Hidalgo-Santiago, J. Lopez-Santiago, L. Rios-Hernandez, and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Intracellular metabolism of substrates enhances single-cell diffusion in Enterococcus faecalis a non-motile bacterium”, AIChE Annual Meeting (November 2010)

23. G. C. Vidal, C. Rinaldi, and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Guided motion of self-propelled magnetic colloidal particles by Brownian dynamics simulations”, AIChE Annual Meeting (November 2010)

22. E. Aymat, C. Martinez, and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, Poster: “Self-propulsion of platinum/polyelectrolyte microshells in the presence of different reactant concentrations”,AIChE Annual Meeting (November 2010)

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

20. G. C. Vidal, C. Rinaldi, and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, Poster: “Guided motion of self-propelled magnetic colloidal particles by Brownian dynamics simulations”, Society of Rheology 82nd Annual Meeting (October 2010)

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

18. G. C. Vidal, C. Rinaldi, and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, Poster: “Guided motion of self-propelled magnetic colloidal particles by Brownian dynamics simulations”, IFN EPSCoR Annual Meeting (May 2010)

17. M. Higaldo, J. Lopez, J. Soto, M. Diaz, L. Rios-Hernandez, and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, Poster: “Intracellular metabolism enhances single-cell diffusion in Enterococcus faecalis a non-motile bacterium”, PR-LSAMP 5th Transdisciplinary Research Conference (May 2010)

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

15. G. C. Vidal, C. Rinaldi, and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Directed motion of catalytically-driven colloidal particles responsive to magnetic fields using Brownian dynamics simulation”, UCSB Chemical Engineering Todd Squires Group (February 2010)

14. G. C. Vidal, C. Rinaldi, and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, Poster: “Directed motion of catalytically-driven colloidal particles responsive to magnetic fields using Brownian dynamics simulation”, GRC CMPS (February 2010)

13. G. C. Vidal, C. Rinaldi, and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, Poster: “Guide motion of osmotic motors by magnetic fields”, UPRM 4th NEA Science Day (February 2010)

12. E. Aymat, E. Fernandez, and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, Poster: “Synthesis and characterization of Au-PS Janus particles: self-propelled micro-heaters”, UPRM4th NEA Science Day (February 2010)

11. G. C. Vidal, C. Rinaldi, and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Brownian dynamics simulations of the short and long time behavior of osmotic motors subject to a magnetic field”, AIChE Annual Meeting (November 2009)

10.  M. Diaz and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Reaction-driven motion of bacteria”, AIChE Annual Meeting (November 2009)

9. N. Rodriguez, C. Martinez, and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa,  Poster: “Motion of self-propelled Janus particles inside double emulsion drops”, AIChE Annual Meeting (November 2009)

8. U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Modeling and simulations of anisotropic “Janus” colloidal particles”, UPRM Mathematics Colloquium (September 2009)

7. R. Suarez and U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, Poster: “Synthesis and characterization of Au-PS Janus particles: self-propelled micro-heaters”, UPRM REU program in Functional and Nanostructured Materials (July 2009)

6. U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Directed motion of colloidal particles via chemical reactions: osmotic propulsion”, Penn State Materials Research Science and Engineering Center (June 2009)

5. U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Directed motion of colloidal particles via chemical reactions: osmotic propulsion”, Purdue School of Materials Engineering Seminar Series (May 2009)

4. U. M. Córdova-Figueroa, “Propulsion of colloidal particles via chemical reactions”, TTUChemical Engineering Seminar Series (February 2009)

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