|September 2015 - Present||Assistant Professor of Ceramic Engineering, Missouri University of Science and Technology ‐ Materials Science and Engineering|
|October 2014 - August 2015||Project Scientist and Lecturer, Laboratory for the Chemistry of Construction Materials (LC2), University of California, Los Angeles ‐ Civil and Environmental Engineering|
|January 2012 - September 2014||Research Scientist and Lecturer, Laboratory for the Chemistry of Construction Materials (LC2), University of California, Los Angeles ‐ Civil and Environmental Engineering|
Composition-structure-property relationships in silicate materials, Experimental characterization and numerical simulation of reaction processes (thermodynamics and kinetics) and evolution of microstructure, Development of sustainable binders for construction infrastructure, and Simulation of fluid/ion transport in porous media
Honors and Awards
- S&T College of Engineering and Computing Dean’s Scholars Award, 2019
|2012||Ph.D., École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne|
Materials Science and Engineering
Missouri University of Science & Technology
B49 McNutt Hall
Rolla, MO 65409
Phone: (573) 341-6994
Fax: (573) 341-6934
Research Works (60)
Prediction of Compressive Strength of Concrete: Critical Comparison of Performance ...
Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering (2019)
The use of machine learning (ML) techniques to model quantitative composition-property relationships in concrete has received substantial attention in the ...
Prediction of Compressive Strength and Modulus of Elasticity of Concrete ...
Proceedings of Materials Science and Technology (2019, Portland, OR) (2019)
This paper presents machine learning (ML) models for high fidelity prediction of compressive strength and modulus of elasticity (MOE) of ...
Dropwise Evaporation of Hydrophilic Coolant Droplets: A Methodology for the ...
International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer (2019)
The solid-liquid interfacial behavior and thermo-physical properties of the coolant decides the boiling regime of the single and multi-droplet evaporative ...
Fabrication of Superoleophobic Cotton Fabric for Multi-Purpose Applications
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences (2019)
Superoleophobicity is of interest for practical applications such as liquid repellency, self-cleaning, stain resistance, anti-bacterial properties and oil-water separation. In ...
Self-Cleaning, Stain-Resistant and Anti-Bacterial Superhydrophobic Cotton Fabric Prepared by Simple ...
Journal of Colloid and Interface Science (2019)
In this paper, superhydrophobicity of cotton fabric was produced by simple immersion method in non-fluorinated hexadecyltrimethoxysilane solution. Modified cotton fabric ...
Separation of Oil-Water Via Porous PMMA/SiO₂ Nanoparticles Superhydrophobic Surface
Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects (2019)
A porous superhydrophobic coating on filter paper is developed by employing solution-casting technique using polymethyl methacrylate-co-ethyl acrylate polymer (PMMA) and ...
Facile Approach to Develop Anti-Corrosive Superhydrophobic Aluminium with High Mechanical ...
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences (2018)
Durable, superhydrophobic and self-cleaning aluminium surfaces with high corrosion resistance are desirable in many industrial applications. In this study, a ...
Fabrication of Durable Porous and Non-Porous Superhydrophobic LLDPE/SiO₂ Nanoparticles ...
Surface and Coatings Technology (2018)
In this current work, SiO2 nanoparticles embedded linear low density polyethylene (LLDPE) superhydrophobic coatings on glass substrates were fabricated using ...