**Professor Valmor de Almeida**Associate Professor

**College**College of Sciences**Department**Chemical Engineering**Phone**(978) 934-5204**Office**Pinanski Hall - 301G**Email**Valmor_deAlmeida@uml.edu**Profile URLs**

## Education

**Postdoc**, (1997), Army High Performance Computing Research Center - Minneapolis, MN**Ph D: Chemical engineering and material science**, (1995), University of Minneapolis - Minneapolis, MN

## Publications

**de Almeida, V.**(2017) "An iterative phase-space explicit discontinuous Galerkin method for stellar radiative transfer in extended atmospheres.,"*Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer*pp. 254- de Almeida, V.F., Hart, K.J. (2017) "Analysis of gas membrane ultra-high purification of small quantities of mono-isotopic silane.,"
*Journal of Membrane Science*527: pp. 164 - 179 - de Almeida, V.F., Hongjun, L., Herwig, K.W., Kidder, M.K. (2016) "Neutron Scattering of Residual Hydrogen in 1,4-Dioxane-d8 Liquid: Understanding Measurements with Molecular Dynamics Simulations.,"
*Journal of Physical Chemistry B*120:24 pp. 5455 - 5469 - Hu, Y., Shi, Q.,
**de Almeida, V.**, Li, X. (2015) "Numerical simulation of phase transition problems with explicit interface tracking.,"*Chemical Engineering Science*128: pp. 92 - 108 - Lim, H., Zhou, Y., de Almeida, V.F., Glimm, J. (2014) "Fully developed turbulent mixing in an annular sector.,"
- Cui, S., de Almeida, V.F., Khomami, B. (2014) "Molecular dynamics simulations of tri-n-butyl-phosphate/n-dodecane mixture: thermophysical properties and molecular structure.,"
*The Journal Of Physical Chemistry. B*118:36 pp. 10750 - 10760 - Ye, X., Cui, S., de Almeida, V.F., Khomami, B. (2013) "Effect of varying the 1-4 intramolecular scaling factor in atomistic simulations of long-chain N-alkanes with the OPLS-AA model.,"
*Journal Of Molecular Modeling*19:3 pp. 1251 - 1258 - Ye, X., Cui, S., de Almeida, V.F., Khomami, B. (2013) "Molecular simulation of water extraction into a tri-n-butylphosphate/n-dodecane solution.,"
*The Journal Of Physical Chemistry. B*117:47 pp. 14835 - 14841 - Cui, S., de Almeida, V.F., Hay, B.P., Ye, X., Khomami, B. (2012) "Molecular Dynamics Simulation of Tri-n-butyl-Phosphate Liquid: A Force Field Comparative Study.,"
*Journal of Physical Chemistry B*116:1 pp. 305 - 313 - Xianggui, Y., Smith, R.B., Shengting, C.,
**de Almeida, V.**, Khomami, B. (2010) "Influence of Nitric Acid on Uranyl Nitrate Association in Aqueous Solutions: A Molecular Dynamics Simulation Study.,"*Solvent Extraction & Ion Exchange*28:1 pp. 1 - de Almeida, V.F., Hunt, R.D., Collins, J.L. (2010) "Pneumatic drop-on-demand generation for production of metal oxide microspheres by internal gelation.,"
*Journal of Nuclear Materials*404: pp. 44 - 49 - Ye, X., Cui, S., de Almeida, V.F., Hay, B.P., Khomami, B. (2010) "Uranyl nitrate complex extraction into TBP/dodecane organic solutions: a molecular dynamics study.,"
*Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics (PCCP)*12:47 pp. 15406 - Ye, X., Cui, S., de Almeida, V., Khomami, B. (2009) "Interfacial complex formation in uranyl extraction by tributyl phosphate in dodecane diluent: a molecular dynamics study.,"
*The Journal Of Physical Chemistry. B*113:29 pp. 9852 - 9862 **de Almeida, V.**(2008) "Exploring HPCS Languages in Scientific Computing,"*SCIDAS 2008 Scientific discovery through advanced computing*pp. 012034- Khamayseh, A., de Almeida, V., Hansen, G. (2008) "Hybrid surface mesh adaptation for climate modeling.,"
*Numerical Mathematics. Theory, Methods and Applications*1:4 pp. 410 - Khamayseh, A.,
**de Almeida, V.**(2007) "Adaptive hybrid mesh refinement for multiphysics applications.,"*Journal of Physics: Conference Series*78:1 pp. 1 **de Almeida, V.**(2005) "Removal of micron-size droplets from an air stream by means of electric fields,"*Separation Science and Technology*- Pozhar, L.A., de Almeida, V.F., Hu, M.Z. (2004) "VIRTUAL PROCESSING OF ADVANCED NANOMATERIALS.,"
*American Ceramic Society Bulletin*83:5 pp. 17 **de Almeida, V.**(2003) "A Class of Parallel multiple-front algorithms on subdomains,"*International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering***de Almeida, V.**(2003) "electrohydrodynamic mixing in microchannels,"*Aiche Journal*- Hu, M.Z., de Almeida, V.F., Blom, D.A., Allard, L.F. (2003) "Self-Assembled Titania Mesostructues On Substrate Surfaces.,"
*Journal of the American Ceramic Society*86:10 pp. 1824 **de Almeida, V.**(2003) "Virtual processing of advanced nanmaterials,"**de Almeida, V.**(2002) "effects of applied electric fields on drop-interface and drop-drop coalescence,"*Journal of Dispersion Science and Technology*- de Almeida?, Valmor, ., Riahi-Nezhad?, Cyrus, . (2001) "FLOW REGIMES OF AIR-WATER COUNTERFLOW THROUGH CROSS CORRUGATED PARALLEL PLATES.,"
*Separation Science & Technology*36:5/6 pp. 1351 - Dong, J., de Almeida, V.F., Tsouris, C. (2001) "Formation of Liquid Columns on Liquid?Liquid Interfaces under Applied Electric Fields.,"
*Journal of Colloid and Interface Science*242:2 pp. 327 - Dong, J., de Almeida, V.F., Tsouris, C. (2001) "Regular Article: Formation of Liquid Columns on Liquid?Liquid Interfaces under Applied Electric Fields.,"
*Journal of Colloid And Interface Science*242: pp. 327 - 336 - Hooper, R.W., de Almeida, V.F., Macosko, C.W., Derby, J.J. (2001) "Transient polymeric drop extension and retraction in uniaxial extensional flows.,"
*Journal of Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics*98: pp. 141 - 168 - de Almeida, V.F., Derby, J.J. (2000) "Construction of solution curves for large two-dimensional problems of steady-state flows of incompressible fluids.,"
*SIAM Journal on Scientific Computing*22:1 pp. 285 **de Almeida, V.**(2000) "Modeling segration and convection during the growth of ternary alloys under terrestrial and microgravity conditions,"- Valmor F. de, Almeida, ., Andrew M., C., Jeffrey J., D. (2000) "On equilibration and sparse factorization of matrices arising in finite element solutions of partial differential equations.,"
*Numerical Methods for Partial Differential Equations*16:1 pp. 11 - Yeckel, A., de Almeida, V.F., Derby, J.J. (2000) "Theoretical analysis of 3D, transient convection and segregation in microgravity Bridgman crystal growth.,"
*AIP Conference Proceedings*504:1 pp. 884 - de Almeida, V.F. (1999) "Domain deformation mapping: application to variational mesh generation.,"
*SIAM Journal on Scientific Computing*20:4 pp. 1252