Dr. Eugenio Jaramillo

Dr. Eugenio Jaramillo
Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Office: LBVSC 307
Email: eugenio@tamiu.edu
Phone: 956 326 2568

Teaching: Physical Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Materials Science, Industrial Chemistry, General Chemistry

Research: Computer simulations and modeling of materials using Molecular Dynamics, Monte Carlo and Quantum Mechanical techniques. Materials of interest include zeolites and other porous materials, energetic materials (explosives) and polymers.

Education:

 
Ph. D. Chemistry: University of Massachusetts Amherst
M. Sc. Chemistry: University of Massachusetts Amherst
B.S. Chemistry: Universidad Industrial de Santander (Colombia)


Representative Publications:

“Atomic-Level View of Inelastic Deformation in a Shock Loaded Molecular Crystal”. Eugenio Jaramillo, Thomas D. Sewell and Alejandro Strachan. Physical Review B 76, 064112, 2007

“Large-scale Molecular Dynamics studies of quasi-static and shock compression in crystalline ß-HMX”. Eugenio Jaramillo, Thomas D. Sewell and Alejandro Strachan. Proceedings of the 13th International Detonation Symposium”, 2006

“Adsorption of Small Molecules in LTA-Type Zeolites. 1. NH3, H2O, CO2 in Zeolite 4A”. Eugenio Jaramillo, and Michael E. Chandross. J. Phys. Chem. B, 108, 20155, 2004.

“Anomalous Mixing Behavior of Polyisobutylene/Polypropylene Blends: Molecular Dynamics Simulation Study”. Eugenio Jaramillo, David T. Wu, Gary S. Grest, and John G. Curro. J. Chem. Phys. 120, 8883, 2004.

“Molecular Dynamics Studies of Hydrofluorocarbons in Faujasite-type Zeolites: Modeling Guest-Induced Cation Migration in Dry Zeolites”. Eugenio Jaramillo, Clare. P. Grey, and Scott. M. Auerbach, J. Phys. Chem. B, 105, 12319, 2001

“New Force Field for Cations in Faujasite-type Zeolites”. Eugenio Jaramillo, and Scott M. Auerbach, J. Phys. Chem. B, 103, 9589, 1999.

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